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Join Bright Horizons, one of FORTUNE magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For." The Bright Horizons at CDW@Play (Vernon Hills), Takeda Child Care (Deerfield), Dearhaven Child Care Center (Lake Forest), Bright Horizons at Deer Park (Deer Park), Bright Horizons at Parkway North (Deerfield) and Early Discoveries Child Care Center are seeking a Toddler or Two's Teacher. As a twos teacher and be greeted like a celebrity every time you walk in the classroom as children welcome you with excitement, wonder and an eagerness to learn from you.
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Twos teachers play a very special role in a young child's life. Your knowledge, patient, loving nature and enthusiastic passion for working with young children ensures that each child develops with a sense of confidence within a caring, learning environment.
You have the privilege of guiding children through the many exciting milestones of children while fostering their natural curiosity. As they discover their ever-increasing abilities to climb, catch, run, and experiment, you'll support their growing self-confidence. When they explore books, sing songs, play instruments, try puzzles, ride tricycles, zip their coats, and gain independence, you are there to encourage their budding skills.
As a Bright Horizons twos teacher, you will:
Help young children develop social, cognitive, emotional, and physical skills
Provide a stimulating and exploratory environment
Create a language-rich atmosphere
Foster strong family relationships through open communication
Allow children to expand their ever-increasing abilities while developing into the very best people they can be
Prepare a safe, welcoming environment where children can freely explore and actively make sense of the world through our curriculum, The World at Their Fingertips
Enjoy the highest quality teaching resources and classroom materials
Follow all safety and health rules while supervising all children at all times
Keep the environment and equipment safe, clean, and attractive
Support organizational mission, philosophies, values, goals, and policies to parents/guardians and coworkers
Participate actively in the teaching team through communication, collaboration, and curriculum planning
When you join the Bright Horizons family, you become part of a culture that values unique differences and celebrates the diversity of our children, families, and employees. Our commitment to children extends beyond our centers through our Bright Horizons Foundation, a nonprofit organization committed to improving the quality of life for at-risk children and our Going Green efforts to raise social responsibility awareness about environmental issues and inspire earth-friendly activities.
Our extensive benefits package includes:
Paid vacation, holidays, and sick time
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
CDA training program
Ongoing training through Bright Horizons University our own online university
Same sex domestic partner benefits
Auto and home insurance discounts
Real Estate Advantage Program
Online shopping discounts
Cell phone discounts
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- Minimum of 60 college credit hours with 6 credit hours in Early Chlidhood Education; Associates Degree Preferred
- CDA also accepted
- Minimum of 1 year experience in a full day child care center setting preferred
Bright Horizons Family Solutions is a leading provider of early education and preschools, employer-sponsored child care, back-up care,...