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Serve a Lutheran School in the Metro-NY area. 

FULL TIME POSITION: Director/Afternoon Teacher

FULL TIME POSITION: Director/Afternoon Teacher (one position) at Abiding Presence Preschool - Ad posted in March 2017 and revised on 04/06/2017

Do you ever wonder if you could lead a preschool, but don't want to give up the classroom? Suppose you could both lead and teach? At Abiding Presence you can! The position being offered is full-time with mornings spent on directorship duties and afternoon as a classroom teacher.

Abiding Presence Preschool in Fort Salonga is a licensed early childhood center (NYS OCFS). We offer half day programs for 2 year olds, half and full day programs for 3 and 4 year olds, and Before and After Care for 3-12 year olds.

We are looking for someone who has Lead Teacher teaching experience at the preschool level as well as the skills needed for assuming the role of Director. Prior experience as a director is preferred but not necessary; lead teacher experience is required. We provide training and coaching as needed.

Necessary characteristics include flexibility, creativity, and dependability, love for children and families, and grounding in Christian faith traditions.

Required strengths include time management and organization, ability to lead and manage people, effective communication, skills for marketing and computer use, and a willingness to work with a supportive school board and build church/school relationships.

Required Education and Experience:
BA degree plus minimum of one year staff supervision* experience and one year early childhood teaching experience.
Early Childhood AA degree or CDA plus minimum of two years staff supervision experience* and two years early childhood teaching experience. Plan of study for BA in Education or Administration Credential.

*this requirement can be met with experience as a lead teacher with oversight of one or more teacher assistants

Start July 1; work with current director in June.

Contact Judy Hinsch at

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