At ChildRoots, we practice empathy, positivity, and genuine communication.
We're inspired by RIE, the Whole Brain Child, Love & Logic, constructivism, and Reggio Emilia.
We facilitate learning and development through language, conflict resolution, art, science, and lots of play!
Our centers are welcoming, ever-evolving environments, and we're looking for a full-time Infant Teacher to join our team. Would you like to join us?
An Infant Teacher provides loving, committed primary care for up to 4 children and works 8 hours per day, Monday - Friday.
A great candidate for this role has worked in a formal child care environment before and/or has taken college-level courses related to early childhood education.
To work with us - or any licensed Oregon child care center - you must be enrolled in Oregon's Central Background Registry. Also, within your first 30 days of employment, you'll need to have or obtain an Oregon Food Handler's Card and Pediatric CPR/First Aid certification. You'll also need to complete Oregon's Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect course, an Introduction to Child Care Health & Safety, and a Sleep Safety for Oregon’s Infants course.
This role currently starts at $14.00/hour, and since we’re raising wages company-wide this Fall, its hourly wage will automatically rise to $15.00 on September 1st, 2019! We offer opportunities for annual performance reviews and merit-based raises (up to $0.50/hour per review), bonuses, and paid time off, including holidays throughout the year and a Winter Break. We also offer health, vision, dental & life insurance coverage and a 401(k) with a generous company match.
HOW TO APPLY
Complete our online application, where you'll share your résumé and contact information for 3 personal references.
We can’t wait to hear from you!
Updated 06/25/2019 (JB)