image






Post your Open Early Childhood Position on the Michigan AEYC Website

To post an open position, email the following information to
jobs@MiAEYC.org

· Job location.
· Job description.
· Link to the job notice on your website (if you have one).
· Contact person.
· Closing date (when the notice will be removed).




Job Postings

 
NAEYC Career Forum

Job Seekers: The NAEYC Career Forum is free to all job seekers and provides you with access to the best employers and jobs in the industry.
http://www.naeyc.org/about/careerforum/jobseekers

Employers: The NAEYC Career Forum offers cost-effective rates and will put your jobs in front of exactly the right candidates - saving you both money and time. http://www.naeyc.org/about/careerforum/employer

Posted 7/7/14

Lead Teacher: Pontiac, MI

Trinity Christian Early Childhood Development Center, is accepting resumes for a pre-school lead-teacher position for the 2014 – 15 school year. Applicants must have a minimum qualifications of a CDA.  A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution in Child Development, Elementary Education or a related field is preferred.

  • Deadline: July 15, 2014
  • Interested candidates please fax a resume to (248) 334-1712

Preschool Assistant Teacher: Charlotte, MI


Charlotte Public Schools - Weymouth Child Development Center; 12:30-6:30 Monday-Friday

You would be responsible for assisting the lead teacher in carrying out lesson plans, following the daily routine, caring for and interacting with the children, parent communication, and basic daily activities.

Employment through PESG

Contact: Jen Radee
517-541-5181
346 State Street
Charlotte, MI 48813
radeej@charlottenet.org


Lead and Assistant Teachert: Highland, MI

Building Blocks Preschool in Highland, MI is seeking teachers who have education and experience in early childhood education. Full or Part-Time positions available with Monday – Friday availability. Small classroom with children ages 18 months to 36 months at a 1:4 ratio. Our Toddler Program is child-directed, nature and play based while focusing on meeting the needs of the whole child.

Requirements: Bachelor degree preferred and Associates Degree in ECE is the minimum for the Lead Teacher position. Applicants must meet ALL State of Michigan child care licensing requirements for Toddler Lead Caregiver including education level, 3 credit hours of Infant/Toddler curriculum, and working a minimum of 6 hours per day. Ideal applicants would be a collaborative team member, comfortable with documenting children’s daily learning experiences through photographs and written documentation, strong parent communication skills and a love of children. Experience with the Reggio Emilia Approach, Project Approach, and Emergent Curriculum is helpful. Demonstrated knowledge of teaching and activity methods used with Infant and Toddler aged children, materials/equipment used in group settings of young children, principles of child development and behavior of individual children, positive discipline and redirection techniques and an interest in working with young children in a group care setting.

Please include a cover letter with your resume that includes your education specific to early childhood education and past work experience. Only applicants with the required credentials need apply.

Send cover letter, resume, and three references electronically with "Toddler Teacher" in the subject line to emily@buildingblocksschool.com.

Emily Senese
Builidng Blocks Preschool – An Early Childhood Learning Community
340 Harvey Lake Road
Highand, MI 48356
248-889-2727
www.BuildingBlocksSchool.com


Pre-K Teacher: Crystal Falls, MI

This is a funded position with a pay rate of $20.00 per hour and health/vision/dental single subscriber benefits. Hours are 8:00 am-3:30 pm - 5 days per week. Minimum qualification is Elementary Teaching Certification with a ZA/ZS endorsement or ECE Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education.
All teaching positions must have Michigan Certification or ability to obtain.

CONTACT: Superintendent/Elementary Principal - Becky Waters or District Adm. Asst.-Deb Strelecki, respectively at bwaters@fptrojans.org or dstrelecki@fptrojans.org; 906-214-4695 X322

CLOSING DATE: When position is filled.

Lead Preschool Teacher: Kentwood, MI


Explore & Grow Christian Learning Center, located within Kentwood Community church, is currently seeking a part-time Lead Preschool Teacher for our 3 year old preschool class. A more details job description is available at our website.

Qualified candidates will hold an associate’s degree or higher in Child Development, Early Childhood Education, Child and Family or Community Services or Elementary Education. This position requires 1 year of previous experience working with children ages 3-5 in a preschool classroom setting and the proven ability to successful supervise others.
This position includes paid leave and professional development opportunities.
Interested candidates should send a resume to Dena Barton at dbarton@kcconline.org before August 8, 2014.

Various Positions, ECIC; Howell, MI


The Early Childhood Investment Corporation is seeking candidates for three open positions:

Early Childhood Specialist – Early Elementary
Early Childhood Specialist – State Quality Rating and Improvement Systems
Early Childhood Specialist – State Quality Rating and Improvement Systems and Adult Learning Strategies

Please click here for the PDF versions of the position descriptions. Candidates may submit an application online for consideration until July 31 through the following link: http://www.ecic4kids.org/content/careers

Executive Director and Lead Teachers: Detroit, MI


Executive Director- Midtown Montessori, Detroit, MI. (Closing Date July 18)

Midtown Montessori is seeking applicants for an Executive Director. This is a Montessori child care center located in Midtown Detroit where children from diverse economic and ethnic backgrounds, ages 6 weeks to 8 years old, are cared for by incredibly dedicated and loving teachers. The ED oversees all financial, operational, and programmatic functions at the school, and is a liasion with parents, teachers, and the Board of Directors. Duties include complying with state mandated reporting, fund development, staff training and development, internal and external communications, admission and enrollment, budget management, and other organizational responsibilities Qualified applicants must have at least a Bachelor's degree in early childhood education or child development; a MA degree is preferred, and Montessori certification or experience is a plus. A full job description can be found at http://www.midtownmontessori.org/#!jobs

All applicants should apply to Trisha Stein at trisha.stein13@gmail.com or by fax at (313) 224-5886 or by mail at 3420 Cass Ave, Detroit, MI 48201 by July 18, 2014.

Lead Preschool Teacher, Midtown Montessori, Detroit, MI (Closing Date July 31)

The ideal candidate should possess a Montessori AMI or AMS credential. A Bachelor's degree/Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Education combined with experience with preschool-aged students as required by State Licensing regulations. We are seeking a teacher who is very passionate about children and will stay long term. Other desired qualities/skills include: a proven track record of strong communication skills with parents, staff and students, organizational skills, and a team player. Candidates must either have or be willing to receive their CPR, First Aid and Blood Borne Pathogens training.
Duties include:
Plan and implement daily Montessori lesson plans
Communicate with parents and setup parent-teacher conferences
Organize and maintain the classroom
Supervise Assistant(s)
More information can be found at http://www.midtownmontessori.org/#!jobs.

Resumes and cover letters should be sent to Amy Kaminski at info@midtownmontessori.net.

Lead Toddler Teacher- Midtown Montessori, Detroit MI (Closing Date July 31)

The ideal candidate should possess a Montessori AMI or AMS credential. A Bachelor's Degree/Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Education combined with experience with children as required by State Licensing regulations. We are seeking a teacher who is very passionate about children and will stay long term. Other desired qualities/skills include: a proven track record of strong communication skills with parents, staff and students, organizational skills, and a team player. Candidates must either have or be willing to receive their CPR, First Aid and Blood Borne Pathogens training.
Duties include:
Plan and implement daily Montessori lesson plans
Communicate with parents about their child's or children's activities
Organize and maintain the classroom
Supervise Assistant(s)
Work with children and their parents on potty training
More information can be found at http://www.midtownmontessori.org/#!jobs.

Resumes and Cover Letters should be sent to Amy Kaminski at info@midtownmontessori.org.


Toddler, Assistant Teacher: Ann Arbor, MI

The JCC of Greater Ann Arbor is seeking a great Toddler Teacher / Assistant Teacher to come and join our toddler team. Our program is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children and is the centerpiece of a vibrant community center.

This position is full-time, and comes with a benefits package including personal time, paid vacation, health/dental insurance and retirement plans.

Desired qualifications: Bachelors or Associates degree in a relevant field, and experience with emergent curriculum models such as Reggio, HighScope, Project Approach, etc.

Minimum qualifications: CDA and experience working with young children in a center environment. The JCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer - our teaching staff comes from diverse backgrounds!

To apply for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to Peretz Hirshbein ecc@jccfed.org.


Preschool Education Manager: Washtenaw, MI

The Preschool Education Manager will support the Great Start Readiness Programs (GSRP) and Head Start programs) operated by local district and community partner sub-recipients. The Preschool Education Manager will develop and deliver quality improvement strategies that will ensure high quality pre-kindergarten services within Washtenaw County. The Preschool Education Manager will provide leadership, support and management of mandated program monitoring for programs in local schools districts and other community-based preschool partners within Washtenaw County.

Master’s degree or higher in Early Childhood or Child Development required and five years or more of relevant job experience. Extensive knowledge of the Early Childhood Standards of Quality for Pre-Kindergarten also required.

Click here to read the full description and apply.

Assistant Teachers: Chelsea, MI


Lambs of Our Savior Christian Preschool is looking for the right candidate for our Christian Preschool.  M/W/F 8 am – 3 pm, T/R 8-12.   Position runs from mid-August through the end of May each school year.
Qualifications:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Be able to pass criminal history and central registry clearances (for all states that you have lived in within 10 years of hire)
  • Provide a  current health report and TB test results within 30 days of hire
  • Be available to attend various extra functions (Parent-Teacher Conferences, Family Nights, Program events (3 Sundays per year plus additional evenings)
  • Be of good moral character and exhibit Christian behaviors
  • Be CPR (Infant, Child and Adult) and First Aid certified
  • Be willing to attend at least 22 hours of professional development per year
  • Have a High School Diploma or GED

Desired – Early Childhood Education credits from an accredited college or university – CDA Credential or higher preferred
Pay rate depends upon qualifications and experience. 


Email resume and cover letter to:  lambsoslcpreschool@yahoo.com
Position closing date 7/25/14


Posted 6/24/14

Early Childhood Development Specialist: Howell, MI


Child Connect for Family Success is taking applications for an Early Childhood Workforce Development Specialist. This is a part-time position; with hourly wage Job requirements include; Bachelor’s degree, or higher, from an accredited institution, in child development, early childhood or related field, and at least five years of experience working in an early childhood setting. Knowledge of early childhood development, with expertise on social emotional development; ability to utilize a relationship-based, strengths-based approach. Organizational, accountability, observation, evaluation, assessment, problem solving, and advocacy skills. Ability to work collaboratively with diverse groups and other agencies. Knowledge of Michigan Child Care Licensing rules and requirements, Child Development Associate (CDA™) Credential, experience with public speaking and the Ages and Stages Questionnaire. Candidate will execute training, work to support the enhancement of care and professionalism in the early childhood workforce in our service area. Carry out all skills necessary to coordinate services that shall aide in meeting the needs of children in child care with social and emotional issues. Provide CDA™ Specialist services and administer the Livingston County Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ) on-line.

Send Resume to: Child Connect for Family Success, 2710 E. Grand River #6, Howell, MI 48843. Fax 517-548-9112, or email childcareL@aol.com.

Teacher and Assistant Teacher: Detroit, MI


The Children’s Center of Wayne County is seeking two program teachers as well as two program assistant teachers with a minimum of three years’ experience within a Head Start Program.

Teacher Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years of teaching experience in a classroom of culturally diverse and low-income 3, 4, and 5-year olds.
  • Completion of HighScope Preschool Curriculum Course (formerly the Lead Teacher Training Program – LTTP) or similar training.
  • Bachelor of Arts/Science degree from an accredited college or university in Early Childhood Education or a Bachelor of Arts/Science degree, or advanced degree and coursework equivalent (minimum of 12 credit hours in Early Childhood) to a major relating to Early Childhood Education or Child Development, with experience teaching preschool-age children.  Preferred: Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education.

Assistant Teacher Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in a Head Start Program, human services organization, or school district.
  • Reasonable knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques of employee training, adult education, and related activities.
  • Proficient use of computers with expertise in Microsoft Office applications and other software applications.
  • CDA Certification Required.  Preferred:  Associate of Arts degree in Early Childhood Education, Child Development or related field.

Benefits we offer
100% paid medical, dental, and vision coverage - Life & dependent life insurance - 403(b) Thrift Plan with Employer Match - Staff continuing education reimbursement - Longevity pay - 160 hours of paid time off your first year - 10 paid holidays

If you are interested in becoming part of our team, please submit your resume on-line by logging onto our website at http://www.thechildrenscenter.com/about-us/career-opportunities/
Equal Employment Opportunity


GSRP Lead and Associate Teacher: Detroit, MI

Lead Teacher- The Lead caregiver shall be responsible for the following:

  1. Oversee the planning, implementation, and evaluation of the classroom program and child assessment. Oversee care giving staff for a specific group of children and overall care and supervision of children.

Qualifications: must meet one of the following:

  • A valid Michigan teaching certificate with an early childhood specialist endorsement (ZA).
  •  A valid Michigan teaching certificate with an early childhood specialist endorsement (ZA) or with a Child Development Associate (CDA) credential.
Or
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in early childhood education, child development, with an emphasis on teaching preschool and one year of teaching experience.
  • Associate Teacher

    Qualifications: must meet one of the following:

    • Child Development Associate (CDA) credential; Or an Associate’s Degree in early childhood/preschool education or child development, Or 120 clock hours of documented formal early childhood education offered by approved training organizations and approved by MDE

    Jude Family Childcare Center, 9105 Van Dyke ; Detroit, Michigan 48213; Candidates should send resume to judembc53@yahoo.com; Contact Person - Choyce Harris 313-925-8890

     


    Posted 5/29/14

    Preschool Teacher: Troy, MI


    ?Somerset Academy, a NAEYC accredited early childhood center, is accepting resumes for a half-time position in both our preschool and pre-k programs. Applicants must have a bachelor's degree in either Early Childhood or a related field. More information about our school can be found on our web site: www.somersetacademy.org.

    Please submit your resume to the attention of Carmy VanRobays: somersetacademytroy@gmail.com

    Home Visitor: Kent County, MI


    Head Start for Kent County currently has Home Visitor openings in its Early Head Start Department. An Early Head Start Home Visitor independently conducts weekly 90 minute home visits with young children and their families. Education and support services are provided through collaboration with the families; establishing family development goals, and documenting this process in family partnership agreements. A home visitor educates and monitors parents with respect to children’s health status, participates in socialization experiences, and other family group activities. A Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or Master’s Degree in Social Work is required.

    Resumes will be accepted until May 23rd. Please visit www.hs4kc.org for more details. Interested applicants should submit their resume and transcripts to careers@hs4kc.org or mail to:

    Human Resources
    2626 Walker Ave NW
    Walker Mi 49544


    Various Positions: Plymouth, MI

    Science Camp Aide

    Science camp aides needed for grades 2-6 hands-on science camp. July 7-Aug 8; 7 am-3:30 pm or 8:30 am-6 pm. A student studying to become a teacher of a certified elementary teacher preferred. Previous experience with children is required. Send resume to elaine@newmorningschool.com

    Summer Preschool Teacher

    Summer preschool teacher needed for morning enrichment classes that are science- and arts-based. July 7-August 8, 2014. 8:00 am-1:00 pm. Must have experience teaching preschoolers. Elementary teaching certificate required. Send educational philosophy and resume to elaine@newmorningschool.com

    Teachers Needed - Grades K-4

    Teacher needed for multi-age classroom. Program is hands-on, project-based, with individualized programs for each student. Small class sizes. Must have two years of teaching experience. Position begins August 25, 2014. Send educational philosophy and resume to elaine@newmorningschool.com

    Preschool Teacher and Infant Toddler Provider: Kalamazoo, MI

    Loy Norrix Child Care Center in Kalamazoo seeks a preschool teacher for its licensed and a high quality 5 Star Rated child care center. Hours vary between 8:00-5:30 Monday-Friday during the school year.  Position follows the KPS school calendar. Interacts positively with and supervises preschool-age children. Performs cleaning duties and organizes daily routine materials and supplies. Plans, prepares, and implements activities with children.

    Loy Noririx Child Care Center is also in need of an Infant/Toddler provider. Hours are 7:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Performs daily responsibilities including diapering, feeding, interacting with infants and toddlers. Performs cleaning duties and organizes daily routines, materials, and supplies. Records written information regarding child's daily activity, food intake, child’s progress, etc.  

    Send or email cover letter and resume to:
    HentschlEarlyM@kalamazoo.k12.mi.us
    Mary Hentschl-Early
    Loy Norrix Child Care Center
    606 E. Kilgore Rd.
    Kalamazoo, MI 49001

    Center Director: Lake Orion, MI


    Heartfelt Impressions Learning Center is seeking candidates for the position of Center Director at our new Goodison location opening in August 2014.  Heartfelt Impressions offers developmentally appropriate curriculum based on research and best practice for infants, toddlers and preschoolers in the Lake Orion, Oakland Township and Rochester community. The Program Director oversees the operation and administration of the center, including staff, enrollment, facilities, policies/procedures, and best practices.

    • BA or BS in Early Childhood Education or related field meeting State of Michigan Licensing requirements; Master’s degree preferred.
    • Minimum two years of experience in administration of a children’s center plus a minimum of three years of early childhood teaching.
    • Demonstrated knowledge of best practices for education of infants, toddlers and preschoolers.
    • Experience with Child Care Center Licensing procedures.
    • Prefer experience with QRIS Rating System
    •  Prefer experience with GSRP.

    Apply with resume and cover letter to heartfeltimpressions@gmail.com




    Posted 4/30/14


    Preschool Teacher & Assistant Teacher: Walled Lake, MI


    Preschool Teacher: Premiere Preschool is seeking an enthusiastic, self motivated individual to join our teaching team working with children 2.5 – 5 years of age. The teacher will be responsible for planning and interpreting a curriculum to meet the cognitive, physical, social and emotional needs of the children. All candidates need to have a minimum of Associates degree in Early Childhood or related fields and meet the requirements mandated by the Department of Human Services.

    Assistant Preschool Teacher: Premiere Preschool is seeking an enthusiastic, self motivated individual to join our teaching team working with children 2.5 – 5 years of age. The Assistant Teacher will be responsible for working cooperatively with the Teacher in facilitating classroom activities and interpreting curriculum.
    All candidates need to have a minimum of a current CDA and meet the requirements mandated by the Department of Human Services.

    Contact: Kathy Jensen KJensen@premierepreschool.com
    Closing Date: August 2014


    Early Childhood Teacher: Livonia, MI

    Responsible for the routine functions of the Children's Center, office coverage when necessary, and for providing direction and support for the children. Designs and implements developmentally appropriate curriculum for children. Assesses development of children. Continuously modifies teaching strategies based on the evaluation results, and varying abilities of the children in the group. 

    Minimum 90 credits completed toward bachelor's degree in Child Development or related field. Credits must be current and degree must be completed by August 31, 2015. Experience working with children in a supervised setting required

    Click here to read the full description and apply online.

    Posted 4/24/14


    On-Call Teacher: Detroit, MI


    Development Centers is seeking an on call teacher for our Early Head Start program. The program serves infants and toddlers in Northwest Detroit through the HighScope Curriculum. The person in the position plans and implements classroom curriculum and encourages academic, social, emotional, and physical development of infants and toddlers. The employee fulfilling this position should have a working knowledge of child development, age appropriate behaviors, common childhood behavior problems and appropriate interventions.

    Minimum of Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education/Child Development or Bachelors Degree or higher with elementary teaching certificate and previous professional experience working with infants and toddlers.

    Please email, mail, or drop off your cover letter and resume to:
    Valerie Muthuswami
    vmuthuswami@develctrs.org
    17421 Telegraph Road
    Detroit, MI 48219


    Preschool Lead Teachers: Clarkston, MI

    Highly respected, state of the art facility & proven curriculum school seeking a Lead Teacher for 3 & 4 year olds. Position can be full or part-time.
    www.schoolforthemindandbody.com

    Early Childhood Consultant: Oakland County, MI


    Provide oversight of ISD based preschool grants as well as early childhood education professional development and consulting services to local school districts in Oakland County.  Support county-wide efforts to improve the achievement of young children through implementation of research-based early childhood best practices. 

    Apply online at www.oakland.k12.mi.us/ohrc

    For questions regarding this position please contact Alicia Beck at 248.209.2143.

    Assistant Teachers: Charlotte, MI


    Weymouth Child Development Center is trying to fill the following positions:

    Assistant Toddler Position: 6:30AM-9:00AM year round
    Assistant Preschool Positions: 7:00AM-12:30PM / 12:30 PM-5:30PM

    As an assistant in either classroom you would be responsible for child interactions, assisting in classroom management, carrying out the daily lesson plans, working as a team, and creating a positive environment. You would be required to follow our training guidelines and participate in CPR annually.

    Send resumes to radeej@charlottenet.org

    Resume deadline: June 30, 2014



     

    Posted 4/9/14

    Substitute Child Care Aide: East Lansing, MI

    The City of East Lansing's Child Care program, located at Bailey Community Center, is hiring substitute child care aides. This is an on-call position where a substitute might be needed for one of our caregivers who is absent. The children in our care range from eight weeks to five years of age, grouped in five classrooms. The child care program operates from 7 am to 6 pm, Monday through Friday. We are looking for reliable, responsible caregivers who enjoy active learning, indoors and outside, with young children. Patience, the ability to listen and flexibility are all needed for this position. Hours worked will depend on absences of staff at the center from week to week. Substitute child care aides follow the direction of the lead caregiver for each room. Pay is $8 per hour and there are no benefits.

    To apply, contact Nora Thompson, Child Care Coordinator at nthomps@cityofeastlansing.com. Online application available at http://www.cityofeastlansing.com/career/

    Pre-Kindergarten Teacher: Kalamazoo, MI


    The Kazoo School, Kalamazoo, is highly regarded in the Kalamazoo area for the excellence of its experience. We have a vacancy in the Pre Kindergarten program for an experienced, dynamic teacher who will take our Reggio-based program to the next level.

    A good salary, benefits, generous vacation days, and multiple opportunities for professional growth await the successful applicant. Small class size, no discipline issues, and very supportive parents make this a wonderful working environment.

    Applicants should forward a cover letter and resume to bsheerin@kazooschool.org.

    Lead Teachers: Taylor, MI


    TLC Child Care Center is hiring 1-2 Lead Teachers. Minimum of 12 college credits in Early Childhood and Associates Degree preferred.

    Email resume, salary requirements and 3 references to:
    mizusjodi@gmail.com

    Assistant Preschool and Toddler Teachers: Troy, MI

    Harmony Christian Learning Center is looking for full time Assistant Preschool and Toddler Teachers. Our center is currently looking for an energetic, dedicated, and professional teacher to join our team. Responsibilities include providing a warm, loving, and positive environment for children to grow and learn. Applicants must have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Applicants must have experience working with young children in a professional setting. Knowledge of The Creative Curriculum is preferred, but not required.

    Please e-mail resumes to harmonylearningcenter@yahoo.com

     


    Substitute Head Start Teacher: Detroit, MI


    Minimum of 3 years of teaching experience in a classroom of culturally  diverse and low-income 3, 4, and 5-year olds.  Completion of HighScope Preschool Curriculum Course (formerly the Lead Teacher Training Program – LTTP) or similar training. Experience working with Assistant Teachers to implement goals for training and technical assistance to enhance teacher skills, classroom strategies and interactions with children.
     

    Please submit cover letter and resume to:
    http://www.thechildrenscenter.com/about-us/career-opportunities/


    Posted 3/18/14

    Lead Teacher and Assistant Teacher: Canton, MI

    Jade Child Development Center in Canton, MI is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

    Lead Toddler Teacher-

    Toddler Lead Teacher is responsible for the daily lesson planning, including all aspects of the children's environment, and working one-on-one with parents and children. The Toddler Lead Teacher is also responsible for the supervision, role modeling, and orientating of Assistant Teachers. Lead Teachers must have a minimum of 2 years working directly in classroom with young children and have a degree in Early Childhood or related field. Lead Teachers must meet the requirements as required by Michigan Child Day Care Licensing.

    Assistant School Age Teacher/ Bus Driver-

    Assistant Teachers are responsible for assisting the Lead Teacher in day-to-day activities and for the safety and well-being of the children in the Center. Teachers must have a degree in Early Childhood or a CDA or be working towards a degree or CDA. Teachers must meet the requirements set forth by the Michigan Child Day Care Licensing. School Age assistants are also required to obtain a Chauffeurs License to transport children to and from school and field trips.

    To apply for this position, please fill out the online application at:

    https://jadecdc.com/index.php/public/emp_app

     


    On Call Teacher: Detroit, MI


    This is a professional contract on-call teacher position. The person in the position plans and implements classroom curriculum and encourages academic, social, emotional, and physical development of infants and toddlers. The employee fulfilling this position should have a working knowledge of child development, age appropriate behaviors, common childhood behavior problems and appropriate interventions. This position works under the direction of the Site Leader/Early Education/Disability Specialist.

    Minimum of Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education/Child Development or Bachelors Degree or higher with elementary teaching certificate and previous professional experience working with infants and toddlers.ls.

    Click here to apply.


    Posted 2/28/14


    Lead Teacher, Assistant Teacher, Assistant to Child: West Bloomfield, MI


    Lead Teacher:  The Learning Center is seeking an enthusiastic individual to join our Jewish preschool program as a lead teacher. The teacher will be responsible for

    • Planning and interpreting a curriculum to meet the spiritual, social, emotional and intellectual needs of the children enrolled in our program.
    • Fostering an understanding of social skills and problem solving strategies to enhance the child’s individual learning style in the group.
    • Being a professional, self-directed, motivated, and posess a creative approach to play and learning. 

    All candidates need to have a Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood or related fields and meet the requirements mandated by the Department of Human Services.

    Assistant Teacher: The Learning Center is seeking an energetic individual to join our progressive Jewish preschool.   The assistant will be responsible for working cooperatively with the Lead Teacher in facilitating classroom activities and interpreting curriculum.  The assistant will guide children through interactions and creative use of materials and engage in/supervise children’s age appropriate activities inside and outside and participate in children’s play.  The assistant will possess an understanding of ways to facilitate and model strategies for independent problem solving.
    The candidate must have a minimum of 2 years of college level coursework in Child Development, Education or related areas of study.   Bachelor’s degree in child development or related field preferred.  The assistant should possess experience with children in a group setting.

    Assistant to Individual Child
    This teacher assistant will work primarily or exclusively with students who have special educational needs within the mainstream classroom.

    • Must be able to work one-on-one with individual students and with small groups
    • Experience working on a multi-disciplinary team
    • Experience in working with different learning styles.
    • Establish an appropriate supportive relationship with the student while facilitating the child’s participation in the group setting.

    The Learning Center is located at 2075 Walnut Lake Road in West Bloomfield, Michigan.
    Please submit your cover letter and resume to Marsha Mitnick, Director of Temple Shir Shalom’s Preschool: The Learning Center.
    Email: marsha@shirshalom.org

    Assistant Teacher Positions: Bloomfield Hills, MI


    Little Lambs at Christ Church Cranbrook is pleased to announce the expansion of their Infant Program. We are recruiting Assistant Teachers for our Infant Classrooms. A more detailed job description is available at our website www.littlelambsccc.org/careers-opportunities

    Job Summary: Responsible for assisting the Lead Infant Teacher in the daily management of the classroom by guiding each child in their spiritual, emotional, social, academic and physical growth so each child receives a solid educational foundation aligned with High Scope’s Key Developmental Indicators (KDI’s), and the curriculum created by the Little Lambs Educational Committee . Must also believe in and follow the philosophy and goals of Little Lambs while adhering to all State of Michigan licensing regulations and Little Lambs staff handbook policies. Two year minimum experience working with children in a child development center preferred.

    Interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter, and 2 letters of reference to ahaley@christchurchcranbrook.org

    Assistant Teacher: East Lansing, MI

    Spartan Child Development Center is taking applications for an Assistant Teacher. This is a full-time permanent position; hourly wage and benefits are included (health, dental, vision, and pay for holiday closures). The selected candidate will care for and interact with children and their families. 

    Job requirements include; Associate’s degree, or higher, from an accredited institution, in child development, early childhood or related field; or a current CDA.. At least 30 college-level semester hours in coursework related to early childhood are require. At least 3 college-level semester hours in infant/toddler development and care practices OR 4.5 CEUs in infant/toddler development and care practices are required

    Interested candidates need to submit a cover letter and resume to Emelia Brown, in person or by email, children@msu.edu. Position will be posted until filled.

    Teachers and Substitutes: Houghton, MI


    Gretchen's House at Little Huskies Child Development Center in Houghton Michigan seeks highly qualified and enthusiastic persons to join our team.

    Minimum qualifications include: AA, or BA in Early Childhood Education, 1 year teaching experience, and willingness to give minimum 1 year commitment. Full-time staff will receive an excellent salary and benefit package. Please submit a cover letter, resume and application for employment to Little Huskies Child Development Center 500 MacInnes Dr. Houghton, Michigan 49931. Employment applications can be obtained at gretchenshouse.com. You can also email your information to Eva-Marie Hatfield at eva@gretchenshouse.com

    Program Aide and Infant/Family Specialist: Pontiac, MI


    The Program Aide is responsible for assisting Family Preservation staff (Foster Home Licensing, Foster Care and Adoption) in fulfilling the goals of the programs.  The position reports to the Supervisors of Foster Home Licensing and Foster Care.  Some of the major duties include; Coordination of visits between children and birth parents such as scheduling, supervision, transportation coordination and required documentation of activitie. Assist with intake process for new clients/applicants as well as assist with fielding inquiry calls from potential licensing and/or adoption applicant.

    Minimum of Associate’s degree (mental health or related field) with experience, education or training in child development and parent/child interaction.

    The Infant and Family Specialist provides both in-home and office based services to an undifferentiated caseload in accordance with Agency needs. The Infant and Family Specialist is responsible to: obtain, analyze, and evaluate case date; develop and understanding of the client’s situation and to develop goals and planned responses; carry out the plan and/ or alter the plan as new understandings demand; analyze and evaluate the course and results of the intervention process.

    Must have a bachelor’s degree in Social Work or closely related field and Infant mental health certification preferred.

    To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and your resume directly to:

    Oakland Family Services
    Attn: Rachel Crane
    114 Orchard Lake Road
    Pontiac, Michigan 48341
    Humanresources@ofsfamily.org


    Posted 1/28/14

    Lead Teacher: Kentwood, MI

    Explore & Grow Christian Learning Center, located within Kentwood Community church, is currently seeking a full-time Lead Preschool Teacher for our Young 3’s. A more details job description is available at our website here.

    Qualified candidates will hold an associate’s degree or higher in Child Development, Early Childhood Education, Child and Family or Community Services or Elementary Education. This position requires one year of previous experience working with children ages 3-5 in a preschool classroom setting and the proven ability to successful supervise others. This position includes paid leave, professional development opportunities, a benefit plan, including but not limited to, medical, dental, and a 403(b) retirement plan.

    Please send resumes to:
    Kentwood Community Church
    Attn: Family Ministries – E&G Lead Teacher
     1200 60th Street
     Kentwood, MI 49508
      or email: dbarton@kcconline.org

    Lead Teacher and Assistant Teacher: East Lansing, MI


    Lead Teacher: Spartan Child Development Center is taking applications for a Lead Teacher Position in an Infant Classroom (children are 2 weeks to 13 months old). The lead teacher is responsible for the planning and implementation of the Center curriculum and children’s program in the toddler classroom. The Lead Teacher is also responsible for maintaining the health and safety of all children under their care.

    This is a full-time permanent position. A competitive salary and benefits are included. The selected
    candidate will care for and interact with children and their families. Bachelor’s degree or higher, from an accredited institution, in Child Development, Early Childhood, Elementary Education or related field; At least 30 college level credit hours in coursework related to early childhood; At least 3 college-level semester hours in infant/toddler development and care practices OR 4.5 CEUs in infant/toddler development and care.

    Assistant Teacher: Spartan Child Development Center is taking applications for an Assistant Teacher, which is a full-time permanent position; hourly wage and benefits are included (health, dental, vision, and pay for holiday closures). The selected candidate will care for and interact with children and their families. Aside from general care-giving activities, the candidate will create a safe environment designed to promote the physical, cognitive, and emotional growth and development of each child; work cooperatively to develop and implement classroom activities and curriculum.

    Associate’s degree, or higher, from an accredited institution, in child development, early childhood or related field; or a current CDA . At least 30 college-level semester hours in coursework related to early childhood are required.

    Interested candidates need to submit a letter of interest and resume to Emelia Brown,
    Administrative Director, in person or by email, children@msu.edu.
    Position will be posted until filled.

    Early Head Start Home Visitor: Detroit, MI


    The Home Visitor is responsible for the planning and implementation of a program of educational activities for pregnant women, infants, toddlers and their parents in the home.

    Associates or BA/BS degree with a major in Early Childhood Education or Child Development (with a ZA (or Early Childhood endorsement) required. An Associate’s degree in Education, Nursing or a Human Services related field with 12 credit hours in early childhood/child development also acceptable. Previous professional experience working with pregnant women, infants and toddlers. Must have valid driver's license and access to reliable transportation. Bilingual in Spanish/English preferred.

    Mail your resumes to:
    Southwest Counseling Solutions
    Human Resources Department
    5716 Michigan Ave., Ste. 2400
    Detroit, MI 48210

    Submit via email in the .pdf, .doc, .docx or .rtf formats to: hrresume@swsol.org

    Assistant Infant Teacher: Troy, MI

    North Hills Child Care Center in Troy is looking for an Assistant Infant Teacher to join our Christian based center. We are looking for a mature and outgoing individual with previous experience in a child care setting. Interested candidates may submit a resume to julies@northhillscrc.org

    Early Head Start Site Leader Education and Disabilities Specialist: Detroit, MI

    The Site Leader is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Early Head Start program as well as monitoring of all related contracts and grants. Additionally, the Site Leader is responsible for assuring the quality of services, coordinating operations, and for recommending and implementing changes that would improve delivery of services. The Site Leader fully participates as a member of the interdisciplinary team and provides direct services to clients as needed. The Site Leader reports directly to the Early Childhood and Family Literacy Manager.

    Bachelor’s degree in early childhood, child development or child-related field. Experience working with young children. Thorough knowledge of community agencies and resources available to low-income families. At least 2 years of supervisory experience. A minimum of 2 semester hours or 3 CEUs in child care administration. Must have valid driver's license and access to reliable transportation. Bilingual in Spanish/English preferred. Salary range - $45,978 to $68,060 w/benefits.

    Mail your resumes to:
    Southwest Counseling Solutions
    Human Resources Department
    5716 Michigan Ave., Ste. 2400
    Detroit, MI 48210

    Submit via email in the .pdf, .doc, .docx or .rtf formats to: hrresume@swsol.org