Associate Teacher-Manhattan

Bright Horizons Family Solutions - New York, NY3.6

Job Description

We are currently hiring Associate Teachers at the following locations in Manhattan:

  • West Village- 644 Greenwich Street
  • Weill Cornell @ 60th Street
  • NYU Langone- 1 Park Ave
  • West 63rd Street
  • 200 West
  • Rockefeller Center
  • Times Square
  • Christine Beshar
  • 575 Lexington
  • 200 Park
  • 125 Broad Street
  • United Nations - 2 United Nations Plaza
  • River school West Side - 75 West End Ave
  • Bright Horizons at Columbus Circle - 910 9th Ave
  • Bright Horizons at FedKids - 26 Federal Plaza
As a child care assistant teacher at Bright Horizons, you will be part of a team that is passionate about young children. You will experience the wonder of the world through the eyes of a child, and be inspired as they master new skills as they grow and develop.

Come enjoy a work environment where employees are also encouraged to continue learning. Bright Horizons offers tuition reimbursement and several training programs including our eCDA to support your professional growth. Click Apply Now to start your application – it only takes 8 - 10 minutes and it can be completed on your mobile device. What Assistant Teachers Get To Do

A Bright Horizons' early childhood assistant teacher's day will typically include:

Delighting in the smiles and squeals of excitement from children as they make new friends, race for their favorite playground equipment, explore various art materials, inspect nature and more

Inspiring a love of reading and books with your engaging storytelling

Fostering self-help skills as they master dressing, feeding and toileting

Collaborating with co-workers to develop curriculum that brings imaginative and creative ideas to life

Ensuring children are safe, parents know their children are cared for and learning in a developmentally appropriate way

Why Bright Horizons Family Solutions is Different

We are an early childhood education organization comprised of a uniquely positive and supportive team. We are fueled by our guiding HEART Principles to ensure a special culture that supports employee well-being and celebrates diversity and inclusion.

A child care assistant teacher job with our family includes experiences you can't find elsewhere:

A child care center team that strives to meet high standards including seeking NAEYC accreditation and to bring out the best in each other

An environment where accomplishments are cheered, concerns are heard and career growth is actively encouraged

Opportunities for continued learning through online courses and tuition reimbursement

A focus on caring for one another to help employees both inside and outside of work through many resources including Better Together groups and our Well–Being Support center

Extensive and unique benefits for you and your family including medical, dental, and vision insurance, cell phone discounts, and pet insurance.

Job Requirements

Who We Are Looking For

In order to join our team as a child care teacher you must:
Be a minimum of 18 years of age or if allowed in the state, may at minimum be 16 years of age if participating in a supervised work study program

Hold a High School Diploma/GED

We do give preference to child care teachers with the following:

A CDA or working towards an Associate's in Early Childhood Education or related field

You must also meet state licensing requirements for education and additional center/school requirements.

Learn more about our award-winning company and culture, including our Foundation for Children and focus on social responsibility here .

Additional Information

Bright Horizons is dedicated to creating a workforce that promotes and supports diversity and inclusion. We provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals without discrimination. Bright Horizons complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAW .

Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the recruitment helpdesk at 855-877-6866 or . Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

Having technical issues with your online application? Contact us at or 855-877-6866.