If you are interested in helping children learn, we are interested in speaking with you about a fulfilling career at The Learning Center!
At our East Alton Center: Contact Ms. Pam – 618-258-7444
Dynamite Day Camp Teacher—We are looking for a creative, structured, dependable school kid teacher who loves the outdoors for our summer camp program. Our curriculum is in place and all materials are available and ready to go. Our summer camp teachers are responsible for teaching lessons from our curriculum and supervising up to three field trips a week. Applicants must be at least 19 years of age and have a minimum of 30 semester hours with at least 6 hours in child development or elementary education or a years experience in a licensed center and at least 6 hours in child development or elementary education. This position is five full days a week.
Firefly Teacher—We are looking for a warm, nurturing, dependable preschool teacher to help ease the transition of our youngest preschoolers from the two-year-old class to the “big kid” three-year-old class. Our curriculum is in place and all materials are available and ready to go. Our preschool teachers are responsible for teaching lessons from our curriculum and overseeing an assistant teacher. Applicants must have a minimum of 30 semester hours with at least 6 hours in child development and a year’s experience in a licensed center or 60 semester hours with at least 6 hours in child development, an Associate’s degree in child development is preferred. This position is five full days a week.n a licensed center and at least 6 hours in child development or elementary education. This position is five full days a week.
Afternoon Floater—We are looking for a flexible, cheerful and dependable person who wants to work half days. The half-day floater would help with relieving staff for lunch breaks, cleaning, and assisting classroom teachers. The ability to work occasional full days would be a plus. Applicants must have a high school diploma and at least 9 semester hours, someone planning a degree in child development preferred. This position is approximately 30 hours per week.
At our Alton Center: Contact Ms Julie – 618-462-8852
A Word From Some of Our Teachers
There is always something exciting and challenging happening when you look at the world through a child’s eyes and every day is full of new experiences. During my career at The Learning Center, I really felt like I had a chance to change the world, at least a small part of it. — Ms. Peggy
The Learning Center upholds a very high standard of quality in their schools. The executive team serves as mentors to help every staff member to grow and develop their teaching skills. I am thankful I have the honor and pleasure of working at The Learning Center — Ms. Sisa
I love how The Learning Center appreciates me. Unlike any other job I have had, they notice how hard I work to be my best. They have helped me identify areas to improve and help me to better myself as an employee and teacher. — Ms. Brandi
As a first-time teacher at The Learning Center, I felt a great welcome from my co-workers and the children alike. Walking through the doors each day makes me love what I do. The Learning Center offers friendly faces and a chance to make a real difference. — Ms Misty
WE WOULD LOVE TO TALK WITH YOU!
Ms. Susan, Executive Director ?email@example.com • Phone: 618-258-0333