Erie Neighborhood House, a progressive social service agency serving the Chicago metropolitan area and dedicated to promoting a just and inclusive society, is seeking a Teacher Assistant to work in our NAEYC accredited Childcare Program. Reporting to the Lead Teacher, the Teacher Assistant’s basic function is to be responsible for actively participating with the classroom team in the education and general development of the children following Erie House, Head Start, Illinois State Board of Education, DFSS, NAEYC and DCFS standards/philosophies.
This position requires, minimally an:
Upon offer of employment, must complete all forms related to hiring, including Erie's application and employment status and 3 letters of recommendation. In addition, must complete all DFSS forms, including a Criminal Background Check, Fingerprinting, and a Child Abuse and Neglect Background Check.
Erie Neighborhood House is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Accredited by NAEYC & National Afterschool Association; recognized by Board of Appeals (BIA)*
United Way Member
$24,000–$25,000 plus excellent benefits package
Please forward resume, cover letter, and a list of three professional references by Friday, February 17, 2017, to:
Louis Falk, Director of Childcare
Erie Neighborhood House
1701 W Superior St
Chicago, IL 60622
NO TELEPHONE CALLS, PLEASE.