top of page

Lead Preschool Teacher

Cheshire, MA, USA

Job Type

Early Education



About the Role

The Lead Preschool Teacher is responsible for designing and delivering a curriculum for preschoolers aged 3-5. This position manages classroom activities, supervises teaching assistants, and ensures a nurturing environment that prepares children for kindergarten. The Lead Preschool Teacher also collaborates with families, mentors staff, and ensures compliance with EEC standards.


-Proven experience in a similar role
-Strong leadership and communication skills


-Develop and implement a comprehensive curriculum that fosters cognitive, social, and physical development
-Supervise classroom activities, ensuring a balanced and engaging environment
-Mentor and guide assistant teachers
-Communicate with parents and caregivers to support each child's development
-Ensure compliance with EEC standards and other relevant regulations


  • EEC Lead Teacher certification

  • Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education or related field (or equivalent experience)

About Youth Center Inc.

Youth Center Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering young individuals through comprehensive programs that promote learning, growth, and community engagement. With over 50 years of service to the community, we provide a wide range of educational, recreational, and support services designed to meet the diverse needs of children, teens, and families. Our mission is to foster a nurturing environment where participants can thrive academically, socially, and emotionally, equipping them with the skills they need for future success.

At Youth Center Inc., diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging (DEIB) are integral to our mission and daily operations. We celebrate the diversity of our community, recognizing that each individual's unique background and perspective enriches our programs and services. We strive to create an inclusive environment where all participants, staff, and stakeholders feel welcomed, valued, and respected. Our commitment to equity ensures that everyone has access to the opportunities, resources, and support necessary to achieve their full potential. Through continuous learning and collaboration, we work to dismantle barriers and create a culture of belonging for all.

bottom of page