Working together on our children’s futures
As a child care assistant teacher, you will join a passionate team who truly cares for one another and strives to meet the highest standards of care and early education. As you see the world through your students’ eyes, they will inspire you as much as you inspire them. You will help them develop important social and life skills, watch them flourish, and know that you’ve played a large role in their growth.
At Bright Horizons, you’ll also find opportunities to experience personal and professional breakthroughs of your own. As a company with a learning culture, you will discover your full potential through state-of-the-art online training, leadership development and tuition reimbursement. Additionally, our company culture invites you to bring your whole self to work, because it is our unique attributes, perspectives and backgrounds that make us a stronger team.
How will you inspire our future generation?
What you will do as an Assistant Teacher
Feel a sense of accomplishment as you hear the laughs and see the joy of the children participating in activities you helped plan
Inspire a love of reading and books through your own passion for engaging storytelling
Champion self-help skills as children master dressing, feeding and toileting
Collaborate with co-workers to develop curriculum that brings creative ideas to life
Communicate openly and regularly with parents, assuring them their children are safe and learning in a developmentally appropriate way
Live our HEART principles of Honesty, Excellence, Accountability, Respect, and Teamwork
Who we are looking for
Minimum age of 18
Hold a High School Diploma/GED
Meet state licensing requirements for education and additional center/school requirements
A passion for child care and making a difference in the lives of young children
Minimum of 12 ECE or Child Development units, including Infant/Toddler units
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
Proficient in use of Apple products such as the Mac and iPad.
Excellent knowledge and use of Apple’s core software applications used in education (Pages,
Numbers, Keynote, iMovie, GarageBand and Clips) as well as other education-related third party apps.
Knowledge of the Apple Teacher program and related resources for developing a baseline proficiency of Apple products for teaching and learning.
Exemplary use of digital resources across multiple curricular areas. A passion for child care and making a difference in the lives of young children
We do give preference to child care teachers with the following:
Holding or working towards a Bachelor's in Early Childhood Education or related field
Bright Horizons – A fresh perspective on learning
In addition to being the leading provider of high quality child care and early education, Bright Horizons is the only child care company repeatedly named by FORTUNE as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. We are passionate about building an organization where you can make an impact on future generations. It begins with the educators that we hire, and by helping you grow with us. We support a well-rounded, individualized curriculum that is fully engaging and tailored to each child’s developmental needs. This visionary approach helps craft enriching experiences, and empowers children to be confident and successful lifelong learners.
Benefits we offer
Career path opportunities
Extensive health benefits
Comprehensive tuition reimbursement
Volunteer opportunities through the Bright Horizons Foundation for Children
Health club discounts
Cell phone discounts and much more
Bright Horizons is dedicated to creating a workforce that promotes and supports diversity and inclusion. We provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals without discrimination. Bright Horizons complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAW.
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