Lindenhurst, IL, United States
Job Description:u00a0Assistant TeachernAbout Us:nFor more than 18 years **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. has been the trusted daycare leader among families. We believe that every child is unique and deserves the very best in education. Our programming is play-based and nurtures a child's natural desire to learn. We innovate, we teach and we connect, making our learning environments exciting and purposeful. Want to do something that matters? Join the COA team today!nu00a0nJob Description:nOur preschool builds the solid academic foundation children need for future success. Using nour proprietary curriculum, COA offers the perfect balance of learning and play, combining structured learning experiences with play activities designed for each developmental stage. If you value a career in an educational community of extraordinary professionals, join ours!nWe are currently looking for a caring and energetic Preschool Assistant Teacher to join our team. If you have a passion for working with children, are dedicated to providing the best education and care to your students, work collaboratively, and want to learn and grow, we want you to be a part of our team.nResponsibilities:nCreate, manage and participate in a variety of learning environments and activities that provide opportunities for children to develop to their fullest potential and achieve their learning objectives.nAssist the Lead Teacher to create and deliver lesson plans, implement school curriculum, and assess developmental needs of students.nMaintain a healthy and safe environment.nCommunicate positively with students, parents and staff. nParticipate collaboratively and professionally with other teachers and staff to promote the general well being of the school, and collective/individual interest of its staff and student body.nEssential Skills & Experience:nHigh School diploma (equivalent GED) required. nCurrently enrolled or willing to complete Early Childhood Education units within one year of employment. Two-year degree in Early Childhood Education preferred.nMeets minimum preparation and experience required for certification as an Early Childhood Education Teacher. nComplies with all state education and licensing standards, and maintains validation of credentials for the position.nPrevious experience in a licensed preschool or early development center.nStrong interpersonal and communication skills.nMust be 18 years of age or older.nu00a0n*Salary dependent on experience and level of education.nWe offer a strong & competitive benefit package that includes the following:u00a0nCareer Advancement Opportunities 65 locations and growing; We proudly promote from within!nComprehensive Healthcare including Medical, Dental and VisionnLife, Accident, & Disability Insurance Plan Coveragen401(k) Savings PlannPaid vacation, sick time and company Paid HolidaysnEmployee Childcare Discount Program50% OFF Childcare BenefitnnSubsidized Tuition Program for Continuing Education/Career Advancement; up to *$500 Per SemesternAnnual Center Performance RaisenMonthly & Yearly Recognition ProgramsnEmployee Referral BonusnCampus Coach ProgramnAlpha Perks Exclusive DiscountsnExclusive Discounts at Avis Rent a Carnu00a0nu00a0n**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.