Lead Teacher

Are you a caring, compassionate early childhood educator looking for a positive, lasting career move?

Do you want to work somewhere family-owned, family-focused, and well-established in the community?

Would you love to become part of the team at a center that's a multiple-time “Best in Northwest Indiana” winner?

Yes? Then we want to hear from you!

We're looking for dedicated, nurturing Infant and Preschool Teachers that have what it takes to instill confidence and a lifelong love of learning in their young students.

If you have a CDA or higher degree in ECE, and you:

  • Are 21 years of age or older
  • Can plan and implement age-appropriate lessons and activities
  • Are able to lead or co-lead a classroom using best practices
  • Can provide a loving, supportive, POSITIVE environment for children to learn and play in comfort and confidence
  • Can communicate respectfully with students, families, colleagues, and administrators every day through verbal, written, and electronic means
  • Are a collaborative teammate and calm, empathetic leader
  • Can stay flexible, open-minded, and motivated
  • Hold or can train for CPR and First Aid Certifications
  • Are willing to undergo a minimum of 30 hours/year of professional development
  • Can physically complete the tasks necessary in caring for young children and maintaining a clean, orderly classroom
  • Can follow all daily procedures, including keeping student logs and assessments, facilities sanitization, and center protocols for opening and closing
  • Agree to uphold the center's standards for excellence, along with any local, state, or national standards for early childhood care and education


  • Leadership mentorship
  • Competitive pay and insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Free childcare
  • Vision/Dental Insurance
  • Recognition days and longevity bonus
  • Education assistance
  • Pay $13-$17 per hour

Then we would love to meet you! Apply today to start the conversation.

Apply Now!
compensation: Hourly Salary = $13.00 - $17.00

employment type: full-time

job title: Lead Teacher

post id: 6715188011