• Full Time
  • Aurora

Website Children's Playland

Do you like working with kids from 6 weeks to 6 years old? Are you looking for a rewarding career where you know you’re making a difference in the lives of the kids and their parents that we serve? Our Teacher position may just be the job for you!

As a lead teacher you will lead your classroom in the daily tasks required in taking care of our kiddos to have a safe, fun, and educational experience every day at our preschool and day care center.

Full or Part Time opportunities available with flexible scheduling. Our center is open 6:30a to 6:00p Mon – Fri. We can work with you to create a schedule that is mutually beneficial.

Job Responsibilities

Include (but not limited to) the following:

  • Develops, weekly plans, and implements age appropriate curriculum (lesson plans) to nurture and stimulate all domains of child’s development.
  • Provides a developmentally appropriate classroom environment that reflects the children’s learning and growth.
  • Perform on-going developmental evaluations of children as required and complete parent teacher conferences 2 times per year.
  • Implement and maintain classroom management and schedule.
  • Maintain anecdotal records for children
  • Demonstrate cultural competency and respect for the child’s background by incorporating cultural, linguistic and familial values and beliefs into the childcare program and lesson plans.
  • Complete child transition and orientation of classroom with parents.
  • Maintain on-going communication with parents/caregivers.
  • Complete daily attendance, meal records, accident/incident reports and daily sheets for parents.  This includes performing name to face attendance for each transition that occurs.
  • Maintain a healthy, safe, clean and developmentally appropriate environment for children in the classroom and on the playground. To include cleaning and sanitizing tables, toys and sinks before use.
  • Complete daily checks of toys and materials for broken or missing materials.
  • Provide redirection and support for child interactions.
  • Participate in on-going development and evaluation of center’s goals and objectives.
  • Report all staff and classroom concerns to supervisor in a timely manner.
  • Attend all staff meetings scheduled for the center.
  • Obtain 15 hours of continuing education hours each year.
  • Close room each day in accordance with the checklist.
  • Supervise, train, and encourage assistants, and aides to contribute to curriculum and planning as well as parent communication.
  • Create monthly supply list.


  • 6 paid holidays (after 90 days of employment, for full time employees)
  • Up to 6 paid sick days per year starting with your first year
  • Paid vacation starting your second year
  • Paid continuing education training to help your personal and professional growth.



  • Day shift, Monday to Friday


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Childcare: 1 year (Preferred)


  • PDIS Training (Preferred)
  • 3.0 Credential In PDIS (Preferred)

Salary: $14.00 – $22.00 per hour

Work Location: In person

To apply for this job email your details to info@childrensplayland.org