UPK Lead Teacher

Bunny Hill Preschool - Long Island, NY

30+ days ago

Bunny Hill Preschool, an early childhood education center, is currently seeking qualified UPK Teacher in Long Island City.

Bunny Hill is a renowned program with a Reggio Emilia based foundation and continues to set the standard for excellence. The focus of the program is to provide a life-long love of learning. Our staff is made of loving and dedicated teachers who understand each child’s needs. They are highly qualified childhood educators who are able to use their creativity and DOE Guidelines as the basis for unique lesson plans that are brought to life in a fun and imaginative way.

We are looking for fun and energetic Teachers for our school.

Daily Responsibilities:

Our teachers work together:

  • Developing lesson plans
  • Meeting the individual's needs of the children
  • Parent communication
  • Participation in staff and training meetings
  • Designing an appropriate room arrangement to support the goals and developmental level of the children in the classroom
  • Interacting with the children to support play, exploration, and learning
  • Presenting expectations that are appropriate to the child’s age and developmental level
  • Planning and implementing activities that develop self-esteem and social skills
  • Communicating appropriately and professionally with parents and fellow staff
  • Building teamwork
  • Using assessment tools
  • Committing to continuing education


BA or MA in Early Childhood Education or related field

Prior classroom experience (UPK classroom preferred)

Demonstrated knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices in Reggio Emilia classroom preferred

Strong written and communication skills

Knowledge of work sampling, ECERS, CLASS rules and regulations

Experience of teaching Gifted and Talented class

Please send in resume and cover letter to our email. We are looking forward to welcoming you into our family!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $44,000.00 to $50,000.00 /year


  • teaching: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • Early Childhood Education (Required)