Assistant Teachers Wanted with Children's Learning Place
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The position listed below is not with **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. but with Children's Learning Place ChicagoInterviews is a private organization that works in collaboration with government agencies to promote emerging careers. Our goal is to connect you with supportive resources to supplement your skills in order to attain your dream career.Job DescriptionDo you love kids? Want to get paid to play? We are looking for individuals who enjoy working with children of all ages! Our ideal candidate is patient, kind, and a team player. We are an Early Learning Academy, working with children from 6 weeks old to 6 years old.Schedule:Monday-Friday, approximately 11:30am-6:30pmApplicants must have a High School Diploma or GED and experience working with children, however we would prefer someone working towards an Associates or Higher Education Degree.Benefits after 90 days include:Paid Vacation Days OffSick TimePaid HolidaysHealth, Vision, and Dental InsuranceShort Term Disability PolicyLife Insurance Policy401(k) after 1 year of employmentAll candidates must be able to:Help plan, supervise, and implement our programs in accordance with the policies and philosophy of the center.Demonstrate successful experience with infants, toddlers, and preschoolers.Have the ability and willingness to maintain absolute confidentiality of sensitive informationDemonstrate professional communication with a variety of people including coworkers, parents and volunteersPass a criminal background checkHave reliable transportationProvide us with Proof of Immunizations (required by State of IL and DCFS)Commit to outside trainings and continued educationAbility to lift up to 40 poundsOur ideal candidate would have the following:60 semester hours with 9 semester hours or more in Early Child Development or 30 semester hours and 9 semester hours or more in Early Child Development and currently enrolled in an accredited college;OR one year (1560 clock hours) of child development experience in a nurseryschool, kindergarten, or licensed day care center and 30 semester hours of credits from an accredited college or university with 9 semester hours in courses related directly to child care and/or child development, from birth to age six;OR Completion of CDA, credentialing programs approved by the DCFS.One year of Early Learning Center experience.Knowledge of Teaching Strategies/lesson planning and newsletters a plus but not necessary.Company DescriptionOur commitment is to:Offer a secure loving environmentProvide everything your child will need in a day to include: diapers, wipes , formula and organic meals snacksBuild a strong foundation for each child to grow emotionally, socially, physically and cognitivelyGive the finest care and most well rounded education possibleEncourage a love for learning in a fun-filled environment that encourages explorationPromote open communication with parents and a relationship of mutual respectProvide a clean and warm facilityFocus on the highest of quality