Post your Open Early Childhood Position on the Michigan AEYC Website

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· Job location.
· Job description.
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· Contact person.
· Closing date (when the notice will be removed).

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Posted 1/4/17

Head Teacher, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Seeking three (3) qualified candidate as a preschool teacher/child development specialist to work with children at the Michigan State University Child Development Laboratory (CDL) within the Department of Human Development and Family Studies. Successful candidates will teach in a nationally recognized, university-affiliated laboratory program for young children and teachers in training. The CDL provides parenting education/family support and high quality early childhood programming for children ages birth to 6 years. Responsibilities include: functioning as a head teacher in an early childhood classroom and specialist at Michigan State University; training, supervising, and evaluating university students; and participating in professional outreach. Other duties as assigned by director. Minimum of 3 years successful teaching experience as a lead teacher with preschool aged children. Experience with linguistically and culturally diverse families is desired. Experience working with children with special needs in an inclusive setting.

Full job posting detail here.



Custodian, Head Start Kent Count, Walker, MI

Responsible for daily cleaning and on-going maintenance of equipment, premises and grounds in an environment of continuous program improvement.

Full job posting detail here.

Mail/Drop-off: Head Start for Kent County (2626 Walker Ave NW, Walker MI 49544)
E-mail to:
Fax to: 616-735-3279



Posted 12/19/16

Preschool Teacher, Walnut Lake Preschool and Developmental Kindergarten, West Bloomfield, MI

Teacher wanted for 2017 school year to plan and implement developmentally appropriate, individualized curriculum for small, specialized preschool classroom of 3-4 year old children. Our nurturing and creative small classrooms (seven children per classroom) provide continuity of each child's educational/developmental plan until the child is ready to return to a regular school or classroom setting. Each child's emotional physical, and developmental challenges are addressed by our team of teachers and therapists. Parents and the school's professional team work together to provide a comprehensive understanding of the child's development. Activities are provided that meet each individual child's needs and stimulate learning in all developmental areas.

Full job posting detail here.



Posted 12/16/16

Full and Part Time Assistant Teacher Positions, Kiddie Klub, Rochester Hills, MI

KiddieKlub, in Rochester Hills, is currently accepting applications for full time and part time assistant teachers. Assistant teachers are responsible for the care, supervision, and management of children in accordance with the state licensing requirements and overall goals of KiddieKlub. We are looking for someone who has exceptional communication skills, strives to develop positive teamwork, consistently displays positive energy, and continuously works to create and maintain a loving, safe, and nurturing atmosphere throughout the entire center. If you possess ALL of the requirements listed above and believe you are qualified for the position, please e-mail resume and cover letter to Candi Sproat at or apply in person. Compensation ranges from $9 - $10 hourly depending on experience and positions are open until filled.

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Lead Caregiver, Infant Room, Trinity Lutheran Preschool and Childcare Center, Jackson, MI

Trinity Lutheran Preschool and Childcare Center has a position open for a lead caregiver in our infant room. The Lead caregiver will supervise the infant room program, schedule, and staff under the direction of the early childhood director. Responsibilities include maintaining infant feeding, diapering, and sleeping schedules, planning and implementing appropriate activities and experiences for individual infants, maintaining a clean, safe, and organized room, notifying the director of maintenance, equipment, and supply needs, communicating and informing parents about their child's development and needs, and supervising and training staff in the infant room. Lead caregivers are expected to attend all staff meetings, to acquire professional development hours, and meet state licensing requirements. Lead caregivers should have an Associate's degree or CDA in early childhood education and/significant course work and training in infant care. The teacher needs to be mobile and able to lift small children and classroom items.

Contact: Gloria Fahlsing (517-750-2105 /

Departmental Specialist, Office of Great Start/Early Childhood and Family Education, Lansing, MI

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Closing date: December 12, 2016

Home Visitor position, Head Start Kent Count, Walker, MI

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Closing date: December 12, 2016

Posted 12/14/16

Assistant Teacher, Teacher Aide, Spartan Child Development Center, East Lansing, MI

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Posted 11/8/16

Various positions: Algonac Community Schools, Point Tremble Early Childhood Center

Positions include:

Toddler Lead Teacher

Preschool Lead Teacher

Program Director

Contact: Crystal Harris- 810-794-8895 Ext. 1003

Closing date: When positions are filled


Director of Early Childhood: Oakland Schools Intermediate School District, Waterford, MI

JOB DESCRIPTION: Lead the collaborative development, implementation and continuous improvement of county wide, cross sector systems to improve young children’s school readiness in areas including: state funded prekindergarten (GSRP), services for children from birth to three with mild to severe developmental delays and diagnosed conditions (Early On) and coordination and expansion of early childhood infrastructure and programming in Oakland County (Early Childhood Block Grant).

ONLINE POSTING: Director of Early Childhood

CONTACT PERSON: Nicole Spitzley;

CLOSING DATE: November 18, 2016


Full-Time Early Childhood Instructor: Bay College, Escanaba, MI

Bay de Noc Community College is a student-focused, multi-campus institution serving the higher education needs of the south central Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The College is an AQIP institution committed to continuous quality improvement. Bay College takes pride in providing a quality education to transfer and occupational students at two campuses, online, and at other course delivery sites.

The full-time Early Childhood Instructor is responsible for teaching courses in Early Childhood, and is responsible for coordinating transfer programs and the occupational program in Early Childhood Education.

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Full-Time Assistant Site Leader: The Guidance Center, Belleville, MI

As a recognized leader in our field, The Guidance Center provides a broad range of services that have helped children, adults and families unlock potential and build better lives for more than 56 years. With over 30 programs, we offer treatment, prevention, growth and education services to more than 25,000 people annually.

We have an exciting opportunity for an Assitant Site Leader in our Head Start Program, to join our team of talented professionals.

Qualifications: Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education, plus two years employed experience in both family support and administration. Must have strong management skills, excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills. Must have excellent organizational skills. Additional requirements include a nonjudgmental approach that reflects cultural competency and sensitivity to the unique needs and diverse experiences of our staff members and the programs they represent. Must have the ability to appropriately handle crisis situations. Working hours are 37.5 hours per week. 8-4 M-F.

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Senior Project Coordinator- Race to the Top, Lansing, MI

The Michigan Public Health Institute has posted a position as Sr. Project Coordinator for Race to the Top. This position will work closely with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services to successfully implement the Race to the Top Early Learning Challenge Grant. If you are interested in learning more about the position, you can find more information at the link below. The position is titled: Sr. Project Coordinator Race to the Top.

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