News Press Releases Updates - Child Care Council of Westchester
Tuesday, June 16, 2015

2015 Awards Breakfast

Published in Gallery
Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Spring 2015 Newsletter

Click the link below to view the Council's Spring 2015 Newsletter.

Included in this issue:

  • Early Opportunity Fund
  • Spanish Quality Improvement Program Fosters Collaboration
  • Children's Legislative Breakfast Recap
  • and more!
Published in News

The Council’s new Summer Training Calendar offers a variety of trainings for early care and education professionals. We can help you expand your skills, improve the quality of care you provide to children, and meet NYS licensing requirements.

Published in News

Full-time working parents who live in Westchester with children up to 13 years of age may be eligible for scholarships covering July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016.

Published in News

The Child Care Council of Westchester is pleased to announce the 2015 recipients of its Joey Awards:

Dawn Meyerski, Mount Kisco Child Care Center
Elizabeth Spano, Oak Lane Child Care Center
Patrice Cuddy, Parent Child Home Program, Westchester Jewish Community Services
Bettina Langsam, Morning Star Day Care

Honorees will be recognized at the Annual Awards Breakfast, sponsored by Polaris Properties, on Friday, June 5, 2015 from 8:00 to 10:00 am at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Tarrytown, NY. Tara Rosenblum of News 12 Westchester will be Master of Ceremonies.

Published in News
Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Take Action Now

Published in VoterVoice
Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Candidate Profiles

Current Candidate Profiles

For programs to review candidates looking for work in the child care industry.
Be sure to contact the candidate directly.


Date Received: 6/13/18
Position Desired: Program Director
Schedule: Full Time
Town I live in: Pleasantville, NY
Highest Degree Obtained: Post Graduate Degree
Area of Concentration in College Work: Early Childhood Education
Description of Current or Most Recent Position: I am currently a Director of a Childcare Center. I just recently received my Masters Degree from Manhattanvill College. I have over seven years of expereince working in Early Childhood classrooms and Administrative Postitions.
Dates of Employment in Your Previous Job: August 2013 - June 2018
Describe Your Previous Position: Center Director for a large Childcare Center in Peekskill, NY.
Dates of Employment in Your Previous Job: Still currently employed until the last day of June. Seeking full time employment for the summer/fall.
More About Me: I am currently a Director of a large Childcare Center in Peekskill, NY and I also have years of expereince in the classroom. I know what it's like to be a teacher as well as how to manage the responsibilities of Director/Manager. I have expereicne with interviewing, hiring, training, marketing, coordinating curriculum, as well as following up with inquiries and giving tours to prospective clients. I have a passion for Early Childhood and just recently graduated with my Masters Degree from Manhattanville College. I am dedicated, flexible, passionate, and i adapt well to new environments, and have the ability to develop relationships with my colleagues. I am very dedicated and I put my heart and soul into everything i do. If my child care center wasn't closing down I planned to stay there for a long time. Your consideration would be greatly appreciated and you will not regret considering me for any position in this field.
Availability: July 9th, 2018
Contact E-mail Address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Date Received: 6/11/18
Position Desired: Educational Director
Schedule: Full Time
Town I live in: Hartsdale, NY
Highest Degree Obtained: 4 Year College Degree. While in college I studies early child education for 2 years and switched majors to english. I graduated college with a Bachelor of Arts degree with a central focus in literature.
Description of Current or Most Recent Position: My current job is a head teacher in a prominent child education center. My responsibilities include, but are not limited to, runing a classroom, adhereing to state safety regulations, providing detailed reports to both parents and school district, providing basic caregiving activities, provide support to parents while keeping them educated on the development of their child, work with administration to ensure the classroom is run to the higher standards and to keep educated with annual trainings.
Dates of Employment in Your Previous Job: January 2011-Present
Describe Your Previous Position: Prior to working in a child care center I was a bartender/bar manager and provided clerical services for a Real Estate lawyer.
Dates of Employment in Your Previous Job: July 2008 - January 2011
More About Me: I am a responsible and dedicated employee looking to further my career.
Availability: Within weeks of being offered a position
Contact E-mail Address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


 

Published in Candidate Profiles
Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Job Openings

 

Current Job Opportunities in Child Care

For candidates interested in working in the child care industry.
Be sure to contact the program directly.


Date Received: 8/13/18
Job Title: Child Care Director
Program Name: Robin's Nest
Job Description: The Director is responsible for the operation and instructional leadership at Robin's Nest, including setting the tone for the facility, managing the curriculum, overseeing physical facilities, hiring staff and managing the overall image of the center. The Director will train and supervise staff, set instructional objectives, and work to build a rapport with teachers and parents. Will ensure compliance with all local and federal laws governing child care, in regard to both the physical environment and staff. 
Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in Early Child Development, Master's Degree is preferred. Must be a proven effective leader with a minimum of 7 years experience teaching in a child care center and 5 years experience of supervision. Minimum 2 years experience as a director or assistant director in a child care program. Must meet state licensing requirements for education, experience and age. Maintain NAEYC accreditation and compliance with OCFS regulations.
Address: 3 Phelps Lane
Email:
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Phone: 
Fax: 
Website
Salary: 


Date Received: 8/9/18
Job Title: Assistant Toddler Teacher
Program Name: ANDRUS Early Learning Center
Job Description: Works under the supervision of the Head Teacher to create a learning environment that fosters the physical, social, emotional, and intellectual growth of the Toddlers in our care.
Requirements: Possess a CDA or Associates Degree in Early Childhood or a related area with a minimum of one year working with young children.
Address: 65 Main Street, Tuckahoe NY
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone: 914-965-3700
Fax: 914-965-3883
Website: www.andrus1928.org
Salary: Negotiable


Date Receieved: 8/9/18
Job Title: Assistant Preschool Teacher
Program Name: ANDRUS Early Learning Center
Job Description: Works under the supervision of the Head Teacher to create a learning environment that fosters the physical, social, emotional, and intellectual growth of the Preschoolers in our care.
Education and/or Experience Required: Posses a CDA or Associates Degree in Early Childhood or a related field with a minimum of 1 year working with young children.
Program Address: 65 Main Street, Tuckahoe NY
Email Address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone: 914-965-3700
Fax: 914-965-3883
Website: www.andrus1928.org
Salary: Negotiable


Date Received: 8/9/18
Job Title: Head Preschool Teacher
Program Name: ANDRUS Early Learning Center
Job Description: Responsible for creating a learning environment that fosters the physcial, social, emotional, and intellectual growth of the toddlers in our care. Strong relationships with family, guiding collaboration among staff, following our emergent curriculum and classroom and staff management are a part of the job.
Education and/or Experienced Required: Minimum of Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood, Child Development or a related field and experience working with children under 6. Advanced degree preferred. In Lieu of a Bachelor's Degree, applicant will possess a CDA with several years expereience in early childhood classroom.
Program Address: 65 Main Street, Tuckahoe NY
Email Address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone: 914-965-3700
Fax: 914-965-3883
Website: www.andrus1928.org
Salary: Negotiable


Date Received: 8/9/18
Job Title: Interim Site Director
Program Name: ANDRUS Early Learning Center
Job Description: Responsibile for the day to day operations of early childhood education and child care program for children 6 weeks to 5 years old, and at times programming for school age children 5-12 years old. Coordinate all recruitment activities of the children and families according to agency and Federal Head Start requirements. Serve as the primary contact and resource for parent and familes. Maintain NYS Office of Children and Family Services licensing requirements. Assist in the program budget development. Oversees the maintenance of all appropriate records, reports, documentation, etc. Responsible for the selection, training and supervision of all staff.
Education and/or Experienced Required: Master's Defree in early childhood education or related field, three years full time teaching experience, two years experience in supervision of staff.
Program Address: 65 Main Street, Tuckahoe NY
Email Address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone: 914-965-3700
Fax: 914-965-3883
Website: www.andrus1928.org
Salary: Negotiable


Date Received: 8/9/18
Job Title: Preschool Head Teacher
Program Name: Mount Kisco Head Start
Job Description: Full time position. Utlize WestCOP's Teaching Strategies GOLD and Child Plus Management databases to support children's ongoing development. Organize, arrange, and maintain a safe and healthy learning environment that promotes the social interaction and learning. Establish an ongoing daily schedule which allows for flexibility. Plan and evaluate the daily educational program. Implement Creative Curriculum and develpp studies that reflect the educational goals, objectives and philosophy of the program. Establish communication between classroom and home to foster the understanding of foals, procedures, and programs.
Education and/or Experienced Required: Bachelor Degree in Early Childhood Education, must be able to lift at least 50 pounds.
Program Address: 650 King Street
Email Address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone: 914-861-9144
Fax: 914-816-9146
Website: www.westcop.org
Salary: $25,000 to $28,000 (10 Month Position)


Date Received: 8/1/18
Job Title: Toddler Head Teacher
Program Name: Robin's Nest
Job Description: Toddler Head Teacher needed!
Education and/or Experienced Required: Bachelors in Early Education
Program Address: 3 Phelps Lane
Email Address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone: 914-366-3232
Fax: 914-366-1278
Website:
Salary:


Date Received: 8/9/18
Job Title: Head Preschool Teacher
Program Name: ANDRUS Early Learning Center
Job Description: Responsible for creating a learning environment that fosters the physcial, social, emotional, and intellectual growth of the toddlers in our care. Strong relationships with family, guiding collaboration among staff, following our emergent curriculum and classroom and staff management are a part of the job.
Education and/or Experienced Required: Minimum of Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood, Child Development or a related field and experience working with children under 6. Advanced degree preferred. In Lieu of a Bachelor's Degree, applicant will possess a CDA with several years expereience in early childhood classroom.
Program Address: 65 Main Street, Tuckahoe NY
Email Address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone: 914-965-3700
Fax: 914-965-3883
Website: www.andrus1928.org
Salary: Negotiable

Published in Job Openings
Friday, April 10, 2015

50th Anniversary Celebration

Oct182018

Join us as we celebrate 50 years of providing service to the child care community.

Published in Events
Page 8 of 14

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Scarsdale, New York 10583

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Child Care Specialists extended hours are available on Tuesdays until 7pm to help you make an informed decision about child care.

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