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Who Cares About Us Child Care Center (Smyrna) is currently looking for a full time and/or part time Teacher and Curriculum Coordinator. Candidates must have TECE 1 and 2 and CPR and First Aid certifications, minimum of 2 years working with children preschool age or younger in a group setting. Hours will be in the mornings Monday through Friday. Please all applicants be reliable, dependable and responsible.
Positions available immediately.  Please email, or fax resume to: whocaresaboutus.leonard@gmail.com or 267-872-3639.     Posted 4/23/14


Kids University Early Learning Center (Bear) is currently looking for full time and part time Teachers and Assistant Teachers. Candidates must have TECE 1 and 2 and CPR and First Aid certifications, minimum of 2 years working with children preschool age or younger in a group setting. Hours will be between 9:30 to 6:00 Monday through Friday. Please all applicants be reliable, dependable and responsible.
Positions available immediately.
Please email, or fax resume to: learningisfun@kidsuniversityde.com or 302-322-0501     Posted 4/22/2014


Happy Munchkins Large Family Daycare (Wilmington) is currently looking for a FT  teachers assistant (35-40 hours per week). Hours will be between 7:30am and 5:30pm , Monday through Friday. We are currently a STAR level 3 and are actively pursuing STAR level 4.
Ideal candidate will have a high school diploma or GED, TECE 1 and 2 and CPR and First Aid certifications. Knowledge of the Delaware STARS program is a bonus. Candidate must be able to lift 40 lbs, be reliable, have a good memory, and be able to think quickly on their feet. A genuine love for children is also necessary.
Please submit your resume and pay requirements to munchkin6004@yahoo.com.  No phone calls please.     Posted 4/14/14


Little Friends Learning Academy (New Castle) is currently looking for full time teachers in our Infant & Toddler Classroom. Hours are Full Time 8:30 am to 5:30 p.  Qualifications is a must: Please bring to your Interview the following as well.  * Experience working with Infant-toddlers (Infant, 1 year olds, 2 years olds, preferred)  * High school diploma or GED  * At least TECE 1 and/or TECE 2 or Early Child Care College Credit Hours of at least 6 credits  * Applicants must pass criminal background check. * CPR and First Aid Certified (If not updated, must be completed within 30 days of hire date)  * Must have a great positive attitude  *Applicants must love to work with children and to teach children, and have great communication skills. *Applicants must be reliable, dependable, flexible and responsible. * Must be able to work Flexible Hours

Some of the Classroom Responsibilities include: *Create classroom structure and a classroom environment which promotes early learning *Develop and organize daily lesson plans and write daily reports for children *Update classroom decorations as well as parent boards *Maintain a clean and neat classroom and environment. *Good Communication skills  * Complete annual training hours

Other Positions Available Now: Preschool Teachers, Part-time Teachers, Substitute Teachers, and Teacher floaters. All positions are available As Soon As Possible.

Please Apply to this job by sending your resume and information to the following: * Email us: littlefriendsla@aol.com  *Fax: 1-866-869-0593 (Fax your resume)  *Stop by the Center to fill out an application At: 122 Memorial Drive New Castle DE 19720 off Route 13 going into Wilmington.  Please bring or send a copy of your high school diploma or GED, teacher certificates or degree, and identification.

*Web site: www.littlefriendslearningacademy.com   Posted 4/8/14


Little Friends Learning Academy (New Castle) is currently looking for part-time teachers for our infant-toddler classrooms. Hours are 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Hours will vary depending on the need of the center. Qualifications is a must:

  • High school diploma
  • At least TECE 1 or Early Child Care College Credit Hours of at least 6 credits
  • Applicants must pass criminal background check.
  • CPR and First Aid Certified (If not updated, must be completed within 30 days of hire date)
  • Must have a great positive attitude
  • Applicants must love to work with children and to teach children, and have great communication skills.
  • Applicants must be reliable, dependable, flexible and responsible.
  • Must be able to work Flexible Hours

This position is available immediately. Please email, or fax resume, you make stop by to the center to fill out an application between 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Email us: littlefriendsla@aol.com   Fax: 1-866-869-0593     Posted 4/8/14


Little Friends Learning Academy (New Castle) is currently looking for summer camp teachers. Hours are Full Time 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., working with campers age 5-12 years old. Summer Camp Teachers will work in the camp setting to ensure the safe, fun and nurturing environment for campers. Working at Little Friends Learning Academy, you'll be a positive role model, help kids learn values, improve personal relationships, become more independent, appreciate diversity and develop into strong leaders.You will lead activities such as: games, sports, character education, arts & crafts, field trips, and much more! Experience your summer through the eyes of a child, and make a difference every day. Application must be complete, including references and background check.

Applicants must be energetic, responsible *meet minimum age requirement of 18 years of age  *and have an interest and/or experience working with children * Must have a great positive attitude  *Love to work with school age children, play and interact with children, and have great communication skills.

Qualifications is a must:

  • High school diploma
  • At least TECE 1
  • Applicants must pass criminal background check.
  • Applicants must be reliable, dependable, flexible and responsible.
  • Must be able to work Flexible Hours

Please Apply to this job by sending your resume and information to the following:  *Email Us: littlefriendsla@aol.com *Fax: 1-866-869-0593  *Stop by the Center to fill out an application At: 122 Memorial Drive New Castle DE 19720 off Route 13 going into Wilmington. Please bring or send a copy of your high school diploma, teacher certificates or degree, CPR and/or First Aid (if applicable) and any trainings.     Posted 4/8/14


Kidz Ink I (Bear) has immediate full-time and part-time positions in our school age classroom. Must be available M-F 7am-8:30am and 12:30pm-6:30pm. Summer Camp is full day once children are out of school. Applicants must have a high school diploma, TECE 1, or TECE 2, or at least 6 college credits in Early Childhood Education. Assistant teacher positions are also available.

  • Applicants must love to work with children and to teach children, and have great communication skills.
  • Applicants must be reliable, dependable, flexible and responsible.
  • Must possess Delaware First Certificate.

Please respond by email as to a time you are available for an interview. Please attach your resume and certifications. Interviews are being held immediately. Please email resume to Tammy at kidzink1@comcast.net or stop by the center location at 1 Songsmith Dr., Bear, DE 19701. 302-838-1500.      Posted 4/3/2014


Personal Touch Early Learning Center (Newark) one of the area's premier childcare organizations, is seeking an experienced, DE First qualified and passionate Early Childhood Administrator and a Teacher who love to provide a warm personal environment for children. Our centers create a learning environment to influence the development of the mind, body and soul of each child in our care. Come be a part of our winning team! Full time positions available now.

Please email your resume and certificate today in order to be considered for an interview next week.  Email resumes & certificates to: personaltouchdelaware@comcast.net     Posted 4/3/2014


Shell's Child Care, Shell's Recreation, & Shell's Early Learning Centers (Harrington, Dover, Milton, & Frederica) are looking for great leaders! Join our winning team!

Early Childhood Administrators - Must have experience with children, managing personnel, POC, CACFP, & OCCL regulations, & an Associates Degree with state certification, is preferred. Training opportunities may be available for qualified applicants. Positions available at our Harrington, Dover, Milton, & Frederica locations. Please fax your resume & cover letter to 302-883-3686, or email admin@shellschildcare.com.

Early Childhood Professionals - Shell's Early Learning Centers is growing! Join our winning team! We are looking for infant, toddler, preschool & school age teachers, & cooks for our Milton, Frederica, Dover & Harrington locations. Training opportunities may be available for qualified applicants. Flexible hours. Fax/email resumes to 302-335-8382 or admin@shellschildcare.com. You may also complete and download application online at www.shellschildcare.com.     Posted 4/2/2014


Cozy Critters Child Care (Frankford) Hiring Full Time in our Infant Room. Experience is a Plus. Please call 302-541-8210.     Posted 3/25/14


Panda Early Education Centers (New Castle & Christiana) Qualified experienced toddler teacher - full time.  Must be able to demonstrate ability to write and carry out daily routines and lesson plans following the centers guidelines and STARs energetic, fun loving, consistent, creative, happy, organized, self starter, takes initiative, experienced in potty training students, has classroom management skills, works well with others, has a constructive view, takes pride in their work and students, willingness to learn and grow.  Must have at minimal Assistant Teacher Certificate along with CPR & First aid and Med Certificate.
Cook - floater 30 hours a week. Combination position. Must have at minimal Assistant Teacher Certificate, be familiar with CACFP guidelines.  Position requires daily preparation of meals, snacks, inventory and stock of related items, maintain menus, cleanliness of kitchen area, tallying food program sheets, covering some early day arrivals and breaks, must be flexible, self starter, well organized, good communication skills.

To apply send resume to peecnc@yahoo.com attn.: Lesley Frost     posted 3/25/14


Panda Early Education Center (New Castle/Christiana)  Teachers helper - floater-mentor
Minimum requirements:

  • Obtained Assistant Teacher certificate
  • CPR
  • First Aid

We are looking for a few new team members to join our staff.  This position offers variety in and out of the classroom. You must be creative, outgoing, organized, positive classroom management skills, works well with co-workers, good communication skills, optimistic and caring.  Morning and afternoon hours available -
$8.50 - $10.50 per hour
Please send resume with availability to: peecnc@yahoo.com   Posted 3/24/14


Panda Early Education Center (New Castle) Part time afternoon floater.
Must have Assistant Teacher Certificate and CPR & First Aid.  Must be organized  ♦  work well with others  ♦  creative  ♦  outgoing  ♦  interactive  ♦  reliable  ♦  flexible.

2pm - 6pm M- F plus extra hour for substitution.  $8.50 - $10.50 per hour
Send resume to peecnc@yahoo.com    Posted 3/24/14


Bethesda Child Development Center (Middletown) a Five Star center looking for a Full Time Early Childhood Professional to work in the preschool and before and after school programs.

  • Must possess certification from Delaware First
  • Must be First Aide/CPR certified
  • Be familiar with Delaware STARS

Please respond to bcdcoffice@bethesdaumcde.org with resume and contact information.     Posted 3/19/14


Scalia's Daycare Center (Newark) Director Position: Must have at least an associate degree from an accredited college or University in or in a field related to child development, early childhood education, psychology, social work, special education, elementary education, nursing, human services or business administration including at least fifteen college/University credits in course content covering at least three of the following topic areas:  child development, developmental curriculum planning, positive behavior management, health and safety, nutrition, family/community, and professionalism. Also must have 24 months of experience working with children preschool age or younger in a group setting. Please forward your resume to scaliadaycnt@comcast.net. Hours and salary will be discussed at interview.     Posted 3/13/14


Newark Christian Childcare (Newark) is currently interviewing for a permanent, full time teacher.

  •  Applicant must pass criminal background check and be CPR/FA certified
  •  Must have TECE I & TECE II or equivalent college credits, and have at a MINIMUM, Delaware Department of Education qualification credential for Early Childhood Assistant Teacher
  •  Must be familiar with Delaware Stars
  •  Must be creative, confident, organized, energetic and mature
  •  Must enjoy working with children and must be physically capable of interactive play
  •  Must be able to provide structure and firm guidance
  •  Must be dependable, flexible and responsible
  •  Must be a team player, have leadership skills and a pleasant and professional attitude

Competitive salaries are based on education and experience. Vacation, holidays and paid training is available for Full Time Permanent positions.  If interested, please call Laura at 302-369-3000 or fax a resume to 302-369-3737.     Posted 3/12/14


Discovery Island Preschool & Child Care, LLC (Dagsboro) Full and Part Time staff needed. This 5 Star center is looking to add energetic, qualified, experienced people who are passionate about working with children of all ages from infants to school age.

  • Applicant must pass criminal background check, have CPR/FA certifications and TB screening with physical
  • Must have TECE I & TECE II or college credits or CDA or equivalent training/education and have MINIMUM Delaware Department of Education qualification credential for Early Childhood Assistant Teacher or School Age Site Assistant
  • Must be able to read and follow a lesson plan
  • MUST be familiar with Delaware Stars
  • Must be pleasant and approachable, confident, organized, independent, self-started, and mature
  • Must love to work with children and be physically, mentally and emotionally able to provide structure and firm guidance
  • Must be reliable, dependable, flexible and responsible
  • Must come to work on time, be committed and rarely absent
  • Must be a team player, have leadership skills and a professional attitude, and have great communication skills

Competitive salaries are based on education and experience. Benefit packages for Full Time Permanent positions.  Applicants should apply in person at DIP&CC, 32352 Smith Drive, Dagsboro, DE 19939.      Posted 3/10/14


Kiddie International Academy (Newark) has immediate full-time positions in our toddler classrooms. Applicants must have a high school diploma, TECE 1, or TECE 2, or at least 6 college credits in Early Childhood Education. Preference given to those with their DE First Teacher or Assistant Teacher Certificates.

  • Applicants must pass criminal background check
  • Applicants must love to work with children and to teach children, and have great communication skills.
  • Applicants must be reliable, dependable, flexible and responsible.

Some of the responsibilities include: • Create classroom structure and environment which promotes early learning • Develop and organize daily lesson plans and write daily reports for children • Update classroom decorations as well as parent boards • Maintain a clean and neat classroom and environment
Interviews are being held immediately. We are offering an excellent environment and competitive salary/package.
Website Information: www.kiadaycare.com.  Please email resume to Amanda at kiadaycare09@gmail.com or stop by the center location at 843 Salem Church Rd Newark, DE 19702 right off of Route 40.    Posted 2/28/14


Tutor Time (Newark)  Part time Assistant Teacher needed. Minimum of TECE1, Vo-Tech Degree, or 6 Early Childhood Education Credits. (Qualifying for an Assistant Teacher Certificate for the DOE.)  Must be able to work until 6 pm each evening. Additional substitute hours will be offered to qualified and motivated individuals.  Our Requirements...

  •  A desire to positively impact the lives of children and families
  •  Excellent customer service skills and the ability to bond with children and parents.
  •  Previous work experience in a licensed childcare facility.
  •  An aspiration to advance and contribute to the growth and profitability of our school.
  •  Meet individual state licensing requirements for education, experience and age.

Please call (302) 292-3529 for directions to apply.      Posted 2/26/14


St. Paul’s Lutheran School (Newark) is seeking energetic, qualified, experienced individuals who love working with children of all ages in a quality Christian environment. Part time positions are available. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to K. Johnston at stpaulschool@comcast.net

After School Assistant to work with children ages kindergarten through 5th grade between the hours of 3pm until 6pm, Monday – Friday. Candidates must have 3 credits in elementary education or youth development, and a minimum of 1yr experience working with school age students.

Substitute Teachers to work with Preschool and Kindergarten students. Candidates must be able to work flexible days and hours, and have a minimal of a DE Department of Education qualification certificate for Early Childhood Assistant Teacher.
To learn more about our school, visit www.st-pauls-lutheran-school.org.    Posgted 2/24/14


Alpha Kids (Newark) is hiring for multiple positions. Interested applicants send resume to info@alphakidsonline.com or fax to 369-3298.
Receptionist - Part Time Position - Hours Mon & Fri 10am-6pm is required, Tues-Thursday hours are vary. Qualifications; Outgoing Friendly Personaility that enjoys working with Customers, Must be fluent in Microsoft Office applications, able to use a variety of office equipment, able to answer mulitple phone lines, ability to multi-task, must have a valid driver's license.
After School Teacher to work with school age children. Must be available 3-6pm, M-F. Extra Hours available when public schools are closed. Must have a School Age Certificate, Teacher Certificate or Assistant Teacher Certificate. Send resumes to above email address. Position available immediately. Ideal position for Early Education or Elementary Education college students.
ECE Teachers & Assistants Immediate openings for qualified Teachers & Assistants. Must hold or be eligible for Early Childhood Teacher or Assistant Teacher Certificate. Competitive pay rates, paid personal time & paid holidays. Hiring bonus available for qualified applicants!    Posted 2/21/14


Happy Munchkins Large Family daycare (located in the Stanton/Pike Creek area) is in need of a part time assistant. Position will primarily be 9am to 5pm, 3 to 5 days a week, approximately 25-30 hrs per week. Must be available Monday through Friday. First Aid and CPR preferred. TECE 1 and 2 would be a bonus! Need to be at least 18 years old and able to pass FBI check. Job requires lifting children up to 40lbs on a regular basis.Please send resume or listing of previous experience to munchkin6004@yahoo.com    Posted 2/21/14


Corporate Kids Learning Center (Dover) Teachers, Assistant Teachers, and Interns

  •  Must have TECE I and/or TECE II completed or ECE college credits or CDA or training/education equalivant
  •  Possess the ability to read and follow a lesson plan
  •  Must come to work on-time, be committed and rarely absent
  •  Has leadership skills, with a professional attitude and is a team player
  •  Possess a passion to teach (not babysit) children
  •  Is physically, mentally and emotionally able to provide structure and firm guidance for children
  •  Must be organized, independent, self -starter, creative and mature
  •  Must be pleasant, approachable, confident and communicate well in clear, concise English with both co-workers and parents, bi-lingual is a plus.

Please email to corpkids@aol.com with resume and information.    Posted 2/20/14


The Little People Child Development Center (Bear) is looking to add a hardworking, dedicated individual to our 5 Star Infant and Toddler Team. Come and join the first Star 5 center in Bear, Delaware! We are looking for qualified individuals who has at least TECE 1and 2 or an associate’s degree or is working on obtaining one.

  •  Applicants must pass criminal background check
  •  Applicants must love to work with children, be a team player, and have great communication skills.
  •  Applicants must be reliable, dependable, flexible and responsible
  •  Must possess certification from Delaware Department of Education
  •  Must be First Aide/CPR certified
  •  Be familiar with Delaware STARS
  •  Must be able to work flexible days/hours.

  Competitive salary based on education and experience. Benefit package for Full time positions are available for qualified individuals.  You can send your resume to jpalmer@thelittlepeoplecdcs.com or by fax at (302) 836-5980. You can also check out our website at www.thelittlepeoplecdcs.com for further information about our school.     Posted 2/20/14


Scalia's Daycare Center (Newark) We are a friendly/family oriented childcare center and we have the following positions available at this time:

Full Time Cook: Must have knowledge of the food program (CACFP) / Experience in cooking for large groups.Duties will include: Preparing breakfast, lunch and snack. You will need to serve and cleanup. Keep inventory of food, paper products and cleaning supplies. Prepare the food order each month. Put the food order away when it comes in. Clean the kitchen and lunch area each day which includes sweeping, mopping, wiping down tables, wiping down cabinets, stove and counter tops.

Full Time Teacher: Looking for a fun, loving individual who loves working with children. We need a teacher for our one year old room and experience is a must! Need to have TECE 1 and 2 or Associate degree in Early Childhood Education. Your responsibilities will include planning and implementing lesson plans, organization of the classroom, making sure the children always come first and feel they are in a warm and loving place. You will be responsible for every aspect of the class. Hours and salary will be discussed at the interview.

Full Time/Part Time Assistant Teacher: Looking for a fun, loving and outgoing individual who loves working with children. We are in need of an assistant teacher. Need to have TECE 1 or CDA. Must have at least six months of experience in a childcare setting. You will help out the lead teacher in all aspects of the classroom. We are hiring for part time and full time.    Posted 2/19/14


Bethesda Child Development Center, a Five Star center, is looking for a full time Early Childhood professional to work in the preschool and before and after school programs. (Middletown/Townsend)

  • Must possess certification from Delaware First
  • Must be First Aide/CPR certified
  • Be familiar with Delaware STARS

Please respond to bcdcoffice@bethesdaumcde.org with resume and contact information.    Posted 2/19/14


TADPOLE ACADEMY (Wilmington) is looking for Teachers and Assistant Teachers. Must have required Delaware certifications, current medical and excellent references. We are hiring for our toddler and pre-school classrooms. Interviews are being held immediately. We are offering an excellent environment and competitive salary/package. Please forward your resume to crystal@tadpoleacademy.org.   Posted 2/18/14


The Goddard School (Wilmington) is looking for full and part-time Early Childhood Educators.  Our Lead Teachers have four year degrees in ECE or other Education related field and 1-2 years of experience. Must possess Delaware Department of Education/ DE First Certificate or the credentials to submit for one. Qualifications for assistant teachers include: Associates degree, TECE 1 and TECE 2 or CDA credential, at least 1 year of experience. Must possess Delaware Department of Education/ DE First Certificate or the credentials to submit for one. 

If you are interested in having a job you love, please send resume and salary history to DWilmingtonDE@goddardschools.com to begin the process. Click Here to view full job posting.  Posted 2/14/14.


First Steps Preschool (Lincoln) seeking a certified teacher in toddler room. Must at least have Tece1 or Early Childhood Degree . If interested please call 302-422-6565 or email us at Firststeppreschool.comPosted 2/14/14