Posted on 03/19/2021Jennifer's Joyful Journeys - CHICAGO, IL 60617

DBD per hour Part Time

Company Description

Jennifer's Joyful Journeys is a small home-based childcare service that provides quality care to children from ages 0-12 years old.

Position Description

Seeking a part-time experienced Childcare Assistant/Online Teaching Instructor for a small home daycare. 

Duties include, but are not limited to:

Candidate should be able to teach lessons in-person and online to students between the ages of 2-12 years old. Also, being able to assist with feeding children, diaper changing, potty training, reading, singing songs, assisting children with art projects, naptime, keeping the environment clean and well organized, actively communicating with parents, developing weekly lesson plans, and engaging activities.

We are looking for a candidate with the availability for 2- 4 days per week. Daily shifts are 5-10 hours, between the hours of 6am-6 pm, based on our day-to-day needs.

We are seeking an individual who is very professional, motivated, caring, and who shows the ability to excel in the energetic world of early childcare.

We are seeking someone who will grow with us long-term
Active retirees encouraged to apply!

This is an immediate position. We are looking to hold interviews next week.


A college student enrolled in Early Childhood Education Program is a plus, but not required

Bilingual is a major plus. Preferred, but not required.

Must be able to actively engage with children, have great housekeeping skills, and be well organized.

Must be able to develop and put together weekly lesson plans through educational activities for young children.

Candidates should also be able to follow our daily schedule, routines, be willing to learn, and able to teach/lead daily lessons.

Our ideal person should be energetic, creative, be able to add character to the business through their ideas and personality.

In addition, we are looking for a candidate who:

Must live within 15 minutes (87th and Stoney Island, Chicago, 60617)

Must have reliable transportation

Must have Professional Childcare Experience

Must be able to pass a criminal background check and drug test

Must be dedicated, reliable, flexible, and patient

Have a genuine interest in working with children

Have a positive attitude and enthusiasm for education and learning

Must be a self-starter and able to work independently while being creative

Work well as part of a team as well as individually

Must be computer savvy and able to teach online lessons to students, as well as in-person

Must be willing to attend childcare trainings as needed

This is a part-time position that can lead to full-time employment with the right candidates and there is room for advancement.

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