Early Childhood positions: Teacher, Lead Teacher, Master Teacher
Children's Home & Aid
October 4, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Other Management, Teaching, 0-5, K-3
2 Year Degree
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At Children’s Home & Aid, we believe that quality early childhood education can build the foundation for a lifetime of learning. Families count on us to help put their children on the path to a better future—and keep them there with early childhood education that reinforces children’s social and emotional growth and stability. We are Gold Circle of Quality and NAEYC Accredited, and many of our classrooms have lower than average teacher to student ratios.
There has never been a better time to join our team of passionate educators who are committed to making a difference in the lives of the children and families we serve. As an Early Childhood Teacher at Children's Home & Aid, you will be part of a larger social services team that includes a Mental Health consultant, a Family Support Specialist, and a Dietitian, all with the goal of addressing all aspects of your students' needs. Our programs promote a high level of parent engagement and collaboration in all aspects of the program, and support teachers in meeting their students' educational and developmental needs by providing a comprehensive range of social services.
More than just ensuring children are “kindergarten ready”, we strive to develop life-long learners and support parent and caregiver involvement in the education of their children. So if you’re looking for a challenge and interested in being part of an organization that is always innovating, this might be the job for you.
Benefits of teaching at Children's Home & Aid:
Competitive salary structure and 401(k) program.
Generous paid leave that exceeds that of most early childhood education centers.
Focus on and dedicated resources for your individual development.
Lower than average teacher to student ratios.
Gold Circle of Quality and NAEYC Accredited.
We are a respected, statewide social service agency with expertise on the many facets of healthy child and family development, a focus on providing trauma-informed services, and a commitment to innovation and Best Practice.
Each year Children’s Home & Aid serves nearly 40,000 children and families in need. Through its dedicated team of volunteers and staff who deliver more than 70 comprehensive social service programs throughout 40 Illinois counties, Children’s Home & Aid helps children and families overcome the overwhelming obstacles of poverty, abuse and neglect. Children’s Home & Aid is a compassionate advocate for the welfare of children and families. It is recognized as a leading social service agency because it continues to provide quality services to children and families, helping them to achieve healthy family structures and self-sufficiency. (minority/female/disability/veteran)