Preschool Lead Teacher

Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Community of Whitestone, located in Whitestone, NY, is a parish under the jurisdiction of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. The parish is headed by a canonically ordained and duly appointed priest. Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church has the Re. Fr. Nicholaos Paros as head priest. Holy Cross Stars Academy is a private preschool and early childhood education center affiliated with the Greek Orthodox Community of Whitestone, Inc.

Stars Academy’s approach to learning is centered around play-based activities and hands-on experiences, with a strong emphasis on building positive social-emotional relationships, enhancing language development, and building important life skills. Our program is rooted in Greek Orthodox Christian values, culture and language. At Holy Cross Stars Academy, we are dedicated to the education of young children, ages 2 through 4, creating a learning community where children are invited to think independently, ask questions, work collaboratively with peers, and experience learning as a joyful event. We seek to stimulate intellectual engagement and cultivate a beginning passion for learning through active investigation of curricular themes.

We are seeking a passionate and nurturing Preschool Teacher to join our team. The ideal candidate will have experience in early childhood education, a deep understanding of child development, and the ability to create a supportive and engaging learning environment for young children. Greek speaking preferred.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Plan and implement age-appropriate activities and lessons utilizing our current curriculum.
  • Provide individualized attention and support to meet the needs of each child.
  • Communicate effectively with parents and colleagues.
  • Create a stimulating learning environment.

NYC Dept of Health background check, fingerprinting and related professional development courses required. 

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Holy Cross/The Greek Orthodox Community of Whitestone, Inc

12-03 150th Street
Whitestone, NY 11357

Web: www.hcgos.org
Email: catherine.helfrich@hcgos.org
Phone: 718-747-3803

Posted on: June 20, 2024