Tag Archives: Child Care

Youth Development Leader

Responsible for the implementation of a broad range of programs, and the care of youth/Teens between the ages of 5-18. Prepare youth for success by creating a Club environment that facilitates achievement and growth. Responsible for implementing and evaluating programs and activities that engage members while meeting grant outcomes.

Wages are $7.25-$14/hour. Visit www.bgctopeka.org/employment-opportunities to view openings, review job descriptions, and apply for one of the most fun jobs working with kids!

Listing expires on Thursday April 16th, 2020


The Early Learning Center is searching for energetic, dedicated individuals to join our childcare team!
We currently have openings for the Assistant Teacher position:
*Assistant Teacher – Preschool/PreK Assistant (2 ½ years and potty trained to 6 years)
Full time/part time positions available both at YWCA Early Learning Center and at Shaner ELC 6:45 –
8:30, 3:30-6:00 before and after school program as an assistant teacher/group leader-up to 20 hours per
Primary Accountability:
Assist in implementing developmentally appropriate daily activities in assigned classroom that
corresponds with center themes and program philosophy. Lesson plans should include gross-motor
skills, fine-motor skills, literacy, identification, and emotional/mental growth activities along with
others defined by Center Director. Provide safe, stimulating, creative environment for children and
actively engage in daily routine and activities with children. Develop and maintain positive, effective,
appropriate relationships with children and families. Assist as needed in the classroom to perform
daily duties.
*High School Diploma or GED required.
*Associate degree in Early Childhood Education, Child Development, or related field preferred, but not
*Minimum 3 months’ experience in a licensed childcare center.
*Certification in Childhood Illness, Child Abuse and Neglect, CPR and First Aid required within 30 days
of employment. (Available through YWCA)
*Negative TB test and health assessment current within 2 years must be acquired within 7 days of
*Demonstrated communication, teamwork, customer service, relationship development,
organization, and interpersonal skills.
Physical Demands:
Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. Daily duties require employees to sit, squat, and engage actively with
children. Staff should be able to do this free from discomfort or difficulty.
Job Type: Full-time

Listing expires on Friday October 25th, 2019

Assistant teacher

We are looking for individuals that enjoy working with young children. You will be responsible for providing a safe and positive learning environment. You will also be expected to help with afternoon clean up of the classroom (sweep, vacuum, clean tables & chairs after snack, clean/disinfect toys).

We are a Christian based center.

You will also be expected to meet all of the Kansas regulations for Licensed Preschool and Child care Centers.

Positions available are Monday-Friday 3:00-6:00

Listing expires on Sunday July 14th, 2019

Lead Teacher Toddlers

The Lead Teacher position is responsible for creating and implementing age and developmentally appropriate lesson plans each week. Be able to work with a group of toddlers to ensure their safety and well being during our program hours. Must be able to communicate effectively with parents and with other staff in our program. This is a high energy position and someone with passion for working with young children. Regular and predictable attendance is essential. Must be 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED and meet the KDHE Lead Teacher qualifications. Pass all background checks and have already taken required KDHE classes for entry into the childcare profession.

Listing expires on Friday June 7th, 2019