Infant/Toddler Childcare Lead Teacher
Infant/Toddler ChildcareTradeWinds Services, located in Merrillville, has a full-time position working with children with varying abilities. Must be available Monday-Friday; 6:30 am- 6:00 pm (hours will vary).
Description of Position: The Lead Teacher and the Assistant Teacher are responsible for the care and education of a group of children as part of a teaching team. They are responsible for supervising and caring for children ages birth to 6 years of age that are enrolled in the Childcare program. They are responsible to plan and implement the curriculum in accordance with TradeWinds Services and their partnership program, Geminus Head Start. This position requires active participation with the children, families, other members of the teaching team, as well as various Head Start staff, to assess and address the needs of individual children.
Education Requirements: Associate’s /Bachelor’s Early Childhood or Elementary Education; Must meet child care licensing requirements; Must be at least 21 years of age (depending on childcare room)
Experience: Must have at least three (3) months experience with children in a classroom setting
Additional Information: Must be able to pass drug screening and criminal background check.
TradeWinds offers competitive wages and paid training. Benefits available include medical, dental, vision, paid time off, 401K, short-term disability, and a 24/7 gym at our facility.Please complete online job application and submit resume to
TradeWinds is an Equal Opportunity & Affirmative Action employer. TradeWinds does not discriminate with regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, citizenship, national origin, disability, genetics, medical condition, sexual orientation, marital status, military status, or any federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws.