Director // West Village Nursery School


Job Description

About the Job

The WVNS Director is responsible for overseeing all operational aspects of the nursery school including the following: educational programming, curriculum and instruction, admissions, exmissions, finances and budget, as well as the management of our historic townhouse. The new Director will be expected to continue and strengthen the program on all dimensions while working to integrate our founders’ cooperative mission to meet the needs of present-day families and demographics. 





Candidate Requirements

• A master’s degree in early childhood or related field of study.

• A New York State Education Department Certification in early childhood education or equivalent certification.

• At least five years of experience as a group teacher in a program for children preferably with children under 6 years of age.

• Knowledge of Article 47 and New York City Department of Health licensing and credentials.

• Demonstrated success in leadership roles with strong strategic planning, administrative and operational skills as well as excellent team-building and communication skills.


Contact Information:

Email Leila Newhouse at