Jul 23, 2019

Certified Teacher for 3KA

$44,000 - $60,000 yearly
  • New Covenant Christian School
  • 1181 Boston Road, The Bronx, NY, USA
Full time Education

Job Description


Founded in 1985, New Covenant Christian School is an educational ministry of New Covenant Christian Church. Our Pre-K to 12 institution, with three locations in the Bronx, is a place where students of all backgrounds can learn, grow, and develop in a Christ-centered environment with a commitment to excellence.

We seek 1 qualified education professional to serve as lead teachers in our 3 K FOR ALL Pre-Kindergarten Program, funded by the NYC Department of Education, for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year. The following is general description of the duties, subject to finalization upon hire.


  • Teach classes as assigned following prescribed scope and sequence as scheduled by the principal.
  • Plan broadly through the use of semester and quarterly plans and objectives, and more currently through the use of a Lesson Plan Book.
  • Employ a variety of instructional aids, methods, and materials that will provide for creative teaching to reach the whole child: mental, physical, social, and emotional.
  • Plan through approved channels the balanced use of field trips, guest speakers, and other media.
  • Use homework assignments effectively for drill, review, and enrichment.
  • Assess the learning of students on a regular basis and provides progress reports as required.
  • Keep proper discipline in the classroom and on the school premises for a good teaching environment.
  • Maintain regular and accurate attendance and grade records to meet the demands for a comprehensive knowledge of each student's progress.
  • Keep students, parents, and the administration adequately informed of progress or deficiencies and gives sufficient notice of failure.
  • Maintain a clean, attractive, well-ordered classroom.
  • Utilize educational opportunities and evaluation processes for professional growth.
  • Perform any other duties which may be assigned by the administration.

Compensation: $44,000 to $60,000, commensurate with education and experience.

To apply for this position, send a cover letter and resume to staffing@ncchristianschool.org. Candidates will be asked to provide copies of certifications held. Only candidates under consideration will be contacted.


Required Qualifications

  • Must be fluent in English AND Spanish
  • Must possess at least a Bachelor’s degree in education, child development, or a related field. Masters Degree a plus. Degree(s)in early childhood education preferred.
  • Must possess or be on track to earn a NYS Teacher Certification (Birth to Grade 2; N - Grade 6; or Pre-K-Grade 6 certification).
  • Must have at least 2 years of lead teacher experience in a classroom.

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