The Ridgefield Park Cooperative Nursery School is a private, non-profit nursery school.
The Head Teacher is responsible for providing a safe and appropriate preschool environment in accordance with all relevant school policies and procedures. The Head Teacher will be responsible for planning and implementing the program to teach young children and ensure their development and safety. The Head Teacher will be respectful of children and parents, and ensure that equipment and facilities are clean, safe and well maintained. K-3 certification is required.
Hours of operation: September to June: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 2:30pm.
Implement a developmentally appropriate preschool curriculum for young children (3 to 5 years old).
Plan and implement activities to meet the physical, emotional, intellectual and social needs of the children in the program.
Supervise snack, lunch and rest time daily.
Order sufficient supplies for all activities and projects.
Ensure the facility and all equipment are clean, well maintained and safe at all times.
Provide weekly and monthly schedules of activities to parents both in writing and on website.
Develop activities that introduce math and literacy concepts.
Implement policies and procedures including acceptable disciplinary policies.