Childcare Supervisor (UFR502) in The Bronx, NY at Volunteers of America Greater New York

Date Posted: 11/10/2019

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Job Description

Volunteers of America, Inc. (VOA, Inc.) is a national, faith-based human services organization that was founded in New York City in 1896 and has remained at the forefront of social service ever since, helping individuals and families in need overcome obstacles to living safe, healthy and productive lives in the community. The largest of the affiliates, Volunteers of America-Greater New York (VOA-GNY) serves tens of thousands of men, women, and children in need every year, through 80 programs staffed by 1,300 skilled and dedicated staff, throughout New York City, Westchester County and Northern New Jersey.

VOA-GNY’s life-changing, often life-saving work impacts the lives of individuals and families who are homeless and those at risk of homelessness, families recovering from domestic violence, children with developmental delays, individuals living with HIV/AIDS or behavioral health issues, older adults and veterans struggling to reintegrate. VOA, Inc. is one of the largest providers of permanent, supportive housing in the United States. VOA-GNY is the largest provider of supportive housing for veterans in New York, and is committed to addressing the needs of the community with compassion, creativity, respect, and therapeutic models that inform our work.


Develop, implement and evaluate an Individual Educational Plan for each student; plans for and delivers curriculum in classroom.


Minimum an Associate ’s degree in Social Science, Applied Health Science or Human
Services and at least two years teaching or childcare experience with a similar population.


1.  Manage instructional environment in a manner that fosters learning and growth.

2.  Instruct childcare assistants.

3.  Direct classroom activities on a daily basis.

4.  Evaluate student progress on an ongoing basis, maintaining necessary records.

5.  Write annual goals, behavioral objectives, and intervention strategies for students.

6.  Prepare daily activity schedule and coordinate with other disciplines.

7.  Assess developmental functioning and learning skills of students in all areas, at regularly planned intervals.

8.  Consult and interface with colleagues on team on all phases of student program.

9.  Make parent contacts, provide for transition of instruction to home, and assure parent partnership, make home visits and invite parents for school visits.

10.  Maintain daily lesson plan book which displays instruction in all content areas.


 1.  Learning and growth are promoted.

 2.  Childcare Assistants’ job functions are appropriately delegated.

 3.  Classroom activities are monitored.

 4.  Student progress is monitored.

 5.  Goals, objectives, and strategies are created.

 6.  Daily activities are scheduled appropriately.

 7.  Students' skills are assessed regularly.

 8.  Teamwork is promoted.

 9.  Open communication is promoted between teachers and parents.

10.  Daily lesson plans are maintained.

Make a living by making a difference. Apply online today! Volunteers of America is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Vets/Disabled.