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compensation: $13-$16 plus benefits, depending on qualifications, experience, and position
employment type: employee's choice

Child care center & preschool is looking for Teachers and Assistant Teachers to provide high quality education and loving care to children ages 6 weeks to 5 years old. Must be reliable, warm, friendly, flexible, detail-oriented, able to work independently, and have effective communication skills, both verbal and written.

Teacher positions are full-time. Assistant Teachers may be either full-time or part-time.

Qualifications and Responsibilities of TEACHER:
-Must meet all DCFS qualifications for Early Childhood Teachers, including a minimum of 6 semester (or nine quarter) hours in courses related directly to child care, child development, or ECE, from birth to age 6
-Complete all DCFS requirements for child care staff, including free online courses, current physical/tb test, fingerprinting, and first aid/cpr training
-Develop weekly lesson plans and implement best practice curriculum
-Provide consistent quality care and supervision for children
-Redirect children and use positive discipline as needed
-Maintain a classroom (organizing, cleaning, keeping orderly)
-Communicate professionally with parents on the aspects of their child's day and progress with acquiring developmentally appropriate skills

Qualifications and Responsibilities of ASSISTANT TEACHER:
-Must be at least 19 years of age
-Must have a minimum of a high school diploma or GED equivalency certificate
-Able to balance taking direction positively and showing initiative when appropriate
-Support the classroom teacher with implementing activities/lesson plans, redirecting and using positive discipline with children as needed
-Provide consistent quality care and supervision for children, including assisting with feedings, diaper changes, etc.
-Help maintain a clean and orderly classroom
-Communicate professionally with parents on the aspects of their child's day

Bilingual applicants welcome.
For Teacher applicants, previous experience with children up to age 6 is required (early childhood center or nanny experience).
Please reply with your resume, and state whether you are applying for Teacher or Assistant Teacher, as well as full-time or part-time.
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 6847082338


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