At the ECEP, our goal is to help simplify the steps required to reach your career goals. These steps are stipulated by the New York State Education Department and New York City’s Department of Health and Mental Health’s Article 47.
If you are interested in becoming a preschool certified teacher or director, please see our new updated Career Pathway Chart by clicking here.
Click on the links below for additional information on career pathways, education development programs, and education financial assistance.
Click on the links below to get information on New York City-based job placement programs.
Click on the links below to get information on training programs that can help you enhance or change your career.
Click on these links to get help with unemployment insurance, cash assistance and health insurance.
This grant is for child care sites that are working toward a goal of formulating a Health Care Plan, or need additional support in carrying out the plan. The Health Care Quality Improvement Grant will fund Medication Administration Training (MAT), CPR/First Aid training, and/or other related health care training needs up to $250.00.
This grant is for registered/licensed providers and centers that have successfully participated in an Intensive Technical Assistance project that includes a pre and post-assessment using an Environmental Rating Scale (ERS) or other quality-assessment tool. The Learning Environment Quality Improvement Grant will fund the purchase of appropriate materials, chosen in partnership with the assessment –based technical assistance team working with the site. The grant is worth up to $250.00.