Assistant Teachers

Little Jewels Learning Center   Bloomington, IL   Full-time     Education
Posted on March 28, 2024

At Little Jewels Learning Center, we collaborate with working families for the personal growth, development, and education of each child. We are a locally owned and family-oriented preschool and childcare center in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois. We provide childcare for kids ages six weeks to school age. Our three locations each employ a team of licensed teachers and support staff who are motivated and passionate about children and teaching. The educators at Little Jewels Learning Center create bonds with the children and families as well as lifelong friendships with co-workers. Fun isn’t just for the kiddos in our care! Our team knows how to work and play together, and we’d love for you to join us!

As a member of our teaching staff, you will:

  • Create a safe, nurturing environment where children can play and learn.
  • Partner with parents with a shared desire to provide the best care and education for their children.
  • Support your center’s success by partnering with center staff and leadership to achieve goals around enrollment, community, and engagement.
  • Cultivate positive relationships with families, teachers, state licensing authorities, community contacts and corporate partners.
  • Work together as a team upholding co-workers to reach their goals.
  • Implement Little Jewels' curriculum, giving children the tools to develop to their full potential.
  • Show a commitment and dedication to our school community as well as the community as a whole. Giving back with your time and talents.

The benefits our career professionals enjoy:

  • Flexible Schedule
  • Training reimbursement
  • 401(k) savings and investment plan with employer match

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 1 year of experience preferred in babysitting, nanny, education, social work
  • CPR and First Aid Certification or willingness to obtain
  • Must be physically able to use a computer with basic proficiency, lift a minimum of 40 pounds, and work indoors or outdoors
  • Must be able to assume postures in low levels to allow physical and visual contact with children, see and hear well enough to keep children safe, and engage in physical activity with children
  • All center staff applicants must meet state specific guidelines for the role

Little Jewels Learning Center is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military or veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.