Infant and Toddler Teacher at Discovery Learning Academy

Company Name
Discovery Learning Academy
Job Title
Infant and Toddler Teacher
Company Location
Riverdale, IL 60827
Contact Information
Required Education
High School
Rate Range
Up to $16.00
Job Description

We are currently hiring for an Infant and Toddler Teachers. We are offering a sign on bonus up to $250.00 for all candidates that qualify for HS/EHS programs. Early Childhood Teachers and Teacher's Assistants are responsible for cultivating a safe, nurturing environment while maintaining quality, developmentally appropriate curriculums for our early childcare programs.


· Ensure that our early childhood program complies with all Illinois licensing requirements

· Prepare weekly lesson plans using TSG based on the developmental needs of the classroom

· Observe and record behaviors of children to assist in identifying each child’s strengths and growth areas

· Attend parent meetings, home visits, parent/teacher conferences as required

· Perform quarterly screenings and assessments to identify developmental milestones

· Participate in professional development and training opportunities

· Provide leadership and supervision of interactions, activities, and materials appropriate for children’s social, cognitive, emotional, intellectual and physical development

· Protect and enhance the health and safety of the children and staff at the Early Childhood Center

· Maintain an inviting physical environment which fosters optimal growth and development

· Inform and welcome parents as observers and contributors to the classroom/program

· Represent the program in the community

Job Requirements

· Must have a A.A or B.A. degree in early childhood education/Child Development or a CDA with an infant/toddler or preschool endorsement. Candidates with an Infant Toddler Credential Level 2 or above or ECE Level 4 or above will also be considered.

· Must have leadership, management and organizational skills

· Must have NO criminal convictions for child related offenses, including neglect or abuse

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: Up to $16.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
All employees are required to wear a mask at all times while at work.

How to Apply
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