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Job Description

Reports to: Lead Teacher
Qualifications: High School diploma or GED Equivalent; Flexible;
demonstrated ability to work and communicate with children and parents.
Responsible and able to take direction and to follow through.
Willingness to be trained in Montessori philosophy; Minimum one year experience working, interning or volunteering with children between the ages of 6 weeks to 5 years.

Preferred Qualification: Experience in a Montessori Preschool setting; Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential

Responsibilities: assists teacher during class time by redirecting children to work
and aiding children who need help

  • works with teacher to prepare environment each morning

  • maintains order and cleanliness of environment daily

  • assists in the cleaning, preparation, and maintenance of classrooms at the beginning of the school year, occasionally during year and at the close of the school year

  • supervises children on the playground

  • provides direct instruction and/or remedial help as directed by the teacher

  • helps children to work cooperatively in an atmosphere of respect,using models of behavior and intervention demonstrated by the teacher

  • helps teacher to make materials and plan activities; assists with field trips and “going out”

  • substitutes for teacher in cases of illness or absence (if teacher

  • certified)

  • reports accidents and concerns immediately to the teacher

  • works with teacher to learn about philosophy of Montessori to further understand the goals of the class and the school

  • attends open houses and teacher in-service as directed in contract

  • carries out all specific procedures and responsibilities as outlined by the LPMA Staff Handbook and the teacher

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Job Description

We are seeking a Childcare Teacher's Assistant in our Multi-Age Room to join our team at Prairie Pals Monday-Friday from 9:00am-3:00pm daily. This individual will work in a classroom with children ages 3.5-5 years old. Prairie Pals in non-profit, Christian based childcare and preschool program.

Education Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalency certificate (GED)


  • Must Meet all Requirements of DCFS 407 regulations

  • Multi-task and work in a fast paced environment

  • Passionate about working with children

  • Positive and patient demeanor


  • Assist the classroom teacher, as needed. Work closely with other teachers and aides to ensure a safe and friendly environment for all.

  • Instruct children in age appropriate activities designed to promote intellectual and creative growth.

  • Create a fun and safe learning environment, by setting up centers and assist with project preparation.

  • Follow schedules and routines set forth by Prairie Pals to ensure adequate physical activity, rest, and playtime

  • Assist with bathroom breaks and nap time

  • Greet and communicate with parents as needed

  • Maintain the health and safety of all students

  • Ability to lift 40 pounds

Prairie Pals Christian Preschool & Childcare

Company Description

Prairie Pals Christian Preschool & Childcare is under the umbrella of a non-profit organization, Oswego Christian Foundation. Our philosophy is to provide an academic, social and spiritual environment with a program that will help children develop physically, emotionally, and cognitively. Our Preschool and Childcare provide an atmosphere that is conducive to children's learning while building their faith and self-esteem.

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Job Description

Mill Creek ECP is a Reggio inspired, nature and relationship based early childhood program. We are looking for an experienced educator with a passion for teaching young children to work in our 3-5 year old full-day classroom. Mill Creek ECP believes that children are natural learners as we base our curriculum on the children in the classroom and their experiences with nature (must be comfortable being outdoors). Class sizes are no larger than 8 children.

Hours: Full time: 7:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday.

Must have an Associates with at least 6 hours of ECE credits to apply.

Company Description

Mill Creek Early Childhood Program is a Reggio Inspired, nature and relationship-based early childhood program for infants through school age. Our curriculum is based on the children through reflective observation by our teachers as we strive to create meaningful learning experiences for the children. When children are invested in what they are doing that is when learning takes place. Our teachers make this learning visible using our active Floorbooks and through other communication tools.

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Job Description

The Goddard School located in Wheaton / Carol Stream border, is looking for caring and energetic teachers to join our team! We are looking for individuals who can use their creativity and Goddard’s renowned learning-through-play program as a basis for unique lesson plans that are brought to life in a fun and imaginative way, to instill a life-long love of learning! We are looking for someone who is patient, courteous, and professional with children, parents and co-workers.

Lead teacher responsibilities include:

  • Maintaining a safe, healthy, and nurturing learning environment.

  • Planning and implementing project-based lesson plans that match student’s development needs and interests.

  • Interacting with children to support play, exploration, and learning.

  • Establishing positive communications with the parents.

  • Performing observations to be documented in each child's portfolio and assessments as needed.

  • Adhering to Goddard's Quality Assurance standards.

  • Building teamwork

  • Using computer-based and written assessment tools

  • Committing to continuing education and staying current on the latest early childhood practices

We offer competitive compensation and benefits (including PTO, child-care discount, medical/dental insurance, 401K).

We look forward to exploring your future at Goddard!

Company Description

The Goddard School of Carol Stream

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