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Shanay's Kids R US (Dover) Early Childhood Administrator Needed. The Early Childhood Administrator is responsible for operating in a manner that contributes to the growth of the facility and to the growth and development of children, families and staff through: Personnel Management, Operations Management, Program Management, Fiscal Management, General and Essential Function.
QUALIFICATIONS: At least twenty –one (21) years of age. At least an Associate Degree or Bachelor Degree from an accredited college or university. At least fifteen (15) college/university credits in course content covering at least three (3) of the following topic areas child development, developmental curriculum, planning, positive behavior management,health,safety,nutrition,family/community, and professionalism. Twenty-Four (24) months experience working with children preschool age or younger in a group setting.
Facility Phone Number (302) 736-3008
Facility Fax Number (302) 736-1460
E-mail Address’s shanayskidsrus@verizon.net
Contact Name Ms. Shani Outley     Posted 7/15/14


Cradles to Crayon & Beyond Early Learning Center (Newark) has opening for all positions (Full and Part Time staff). Serving Infants through Before/After Care. To be considered all applicant's must

  • pass criminal background check
  • hold CPR/FA Certification (within in 30 days of hire), submit a signed health appraisal with TB screening
  • Must have supporting documents for the positions In which you are applying for.

Interested applicants please apply to Cradles to Crayons ( fax or in person) by providing a: Resume with references and copies of DE First Certificates.

For an application stop by Cradles to Crayon & Beyond Early Learning Centers. 1415 Pulaski Hwy, Newark DE 19702

302-595-4771 Fax    Posted 7/15/14


Newark Day Nursery & Children’s Center (Newark) has a full time opening for a Head Teacher in our Tweenie room (1-2+ yrs old). To be considered, a candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree in ECE or related field and have at least 1 year experience working with young children. Position is 7:00-3:00 most days, an occasional 10:00 – 6:00 shift. (M-F) with a paid ½ hour lunch break.
Additionally applicant must:  ♦ pass criminal background check ♦ hold CPR/FA certification (within 30 days of hire) ♦ submit a signed health appraisal with TB screening ♦ have at a MINIMUM, Delaware Department of Education qualification credential for Early Childhood Teacher ♦ be familiar with NAEYC ♦ be familiar with Delaware Stars (We are a 5 Star center) ♦ be creative, confident, organized, energetic and mature ♦ enjoy working with children & be physically capable of interactive play ♦ be able to provide structure & firm guidance ♦ be dependable, flexible and responsible ♦ be a team player, have leadership skills & a pleasant and professional attitude with communication skills.
Competitive salaries are based on education and experience. Vacation, holidays and paid training is available for Full Time Permanent positions. If interested, please contact Bobbi Budin bbudin@newarkdaynursery.org or fax a resume to 302-738-8441 or complete an employment application in person.     Posted 6/18/14


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 6/17/14


Alpha Kids Learning Academy (Newark) Full Time Curriculum Coordinator to aid in implementing a High Quality program for Early Care & Education Center serving Infants through Before/After Care. Responsibilities include developing curriculum/lesson plans for children ages 6 weeks - School Age, aide in training teachers, cover classrooms as necessary, supervise staff in absence of Administrative Staff, and other duties as necessary. Must be flexible. Hours will vary. Compensation: $11-12/hour. Position available immediately for qualified individual. Email resume to info@alphakidsonline.com or fax to 302-369-3298. Alpha Kids is a Star Level 4 program.     Posted 6/16/14


Alpha Kids Learning Academy (Newark) One Year Old Teacher,Two Year Old Teacher - Immediate opening for a One Year Old and aTwo Year Old Teacher. Must hold or be eligible for Early Childhood Teacher Certificate or Assistant Teacher. We are looking for caring, passionate individuals who want to make a difference in a child's life. Compensation: $9.50- $11/hour. Email resume to info@alphakidsonline.com or fax to 302-369-3298. Alpha Kids is a Star Level 4 program.     Posted 6/16/14


Cornerstone Early Education and Youth Center (Bear) is looking for a full time, experienced, energetic and creative professional for an immediate opening in our preschool/daycare program. We are a large, year round, Christian nonprofit preschool/daycare participating in Delaware Stars, with a 4-Star rating (working towards 5-Stars). We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

Candidates must: • have certification that meets Delaware First requirements,  • pass criminal background check,  • be able to work 9 am - 6 pm and • be a team player.

Interested applicants please apply directly to Kellie Stave (by e-mail, fax, mail or in person) by providing: • a resume,  • completed application and • copies of DE First certificates

For an application stop by Cornerstone or go to our web site at www.cornerstonedelaware.com/school.
Cornerstone School
A Ministry of Cornerstone Church
kstave@cornerstonedelaware.com
www.cornerstonedelaware.com/school
3135 Summit Bridge Rd
Bear, Delaware 19701
302.836.6445  -  Fax  302.836.0140     Posted 6/16/14


St. David’s Episcopal Day School (Wilmington) seeks an experienced, energetic, enthusiastic TEACHER for our two-year-old classroom for the 2014-2015 school year. The position begins September 1, 2014; summer hours possible.  Must have degree and experience working with two year olds.  St. David’s has 4 STARS and is pursuing NAEYC accreditation.  For more information go to our web www.stdavidsdayschoolde.org

Email resume to st_davids_day_school@verizon.net or fax 302-529-1135.  EOE     Posted 6/10/14


Alpha Kids (Newark) is hiring for multiple positions. Interested applicants send resume to info@alphakidsonline.com or fax to 369-3298.
Summer Camp Teacher to work with school age children. Teacher Certificate or Assistant Teacher Certificate. Send resumes to above email address. Position available immediately.
Toddler Teacher & Assistant Teacher Immediate openings for qualified Individuals. 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 5/22/14


Children's House Montessori School (Wilmington) is looking for a PT or FT lead teacher for a 3-6 year old, mixed aged group classroom. Montessori training, credential, and experience required. Applicants must meet the EC guidelines with the DE Dept. of Education for EC Teacher certification/credential. Job begins August 2014 with possibilities for summer hours beginning June 2014 employment. Email cathy@childrenshouse-de.org your inquiries and resume.    Posted 5/15/14


Tadpole Academy (Wilmington) is looking for a Teacher and Assistant Teacher for downtown Wilmington. Must be professional and have required Delaware certifications, current medical and excellent references. Interviews are being held immediately. We are offering an excellent environment and competitive salary/package. Please respond to crystal@tadpoleacademy.org indicating the position of interest and attaching your resume.    Posted 5/12/14


Dover Early Learning Center (Dover)  Looking for teacher or assistant teacher with DOE qualifications.  M-F, 11am-6pm to work with children ages 3 years - 5 years.  Please send resume to glennakempchildhood101@yahoo.com     Posted 5/8/14 


Little Scholars Center 1 (Newark DE) EC Teacher - 2's.  Immediate position.  Full-Time.  Must have DE DOE Certificate (EC Assistant Teacher minimum).

Call 302-368-7584 or email littlescholarscenter1@verizon.net     Posted 4/29/14


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

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