Early Childhood Educator Job in Chicago, Illinois
Kids' Work Chicago is a child care center serving children ages 6 weeks to 5 years. We believe in creating enriching classrooms that provide each of our children with a loving, dynamic, supportive experience. We strive to develop and maintain a learning environment that provides the highest possible quality of childcare by supporting children, parents, and staff. We make every effort to provide a superior childcare experience by instilling an atmosphere of harmony, respect, patience, honesty, trust and friendship. Our goals are to maintain a safe environment at all times, nurture, engage and enlighten families and staff, and to support and respect each child, family, staff member and our surrounding community. We are currently interviewing for full time assistant teachers for our infant classroom. Specific hours to be determined. Responsibilities include but not limited to: - Maintaining a safe, organized, and cleanly classroom - Creating an enriching classroom experience with organized curriculum activities, observational assessments, stimulating interactions, caring relationships and patient, loving care - Supporting families by building open, constructive relationships - Being a professional, reliable, and positive team member. We are seeking experienced teachers with a positive attitude, strong work ethic who love to work with children. Other preferred job requirements include:- Associates degree with 6 ECE credits- At least 2 years of experience working with children in a childcare setting Compensation/Benefits: - Hourly pay is based on education, experience, and role - A comprehensive benefits package is available to full time employees - We also offer generous time off and holiday schedules To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and unofficial transcripts. We look forward to hearing from you!