Be a part of our mission.
The mission of the YMCA of Metro Chicago is to develop strong children, families and communities across Metropolitan Chicago through academic readiness, character development, violence prevention, fitness and healthy living. We rely on the expertise, passion, commitment and energy of our teacher aides and other team members to help us achieve our mission one child, one family, and one team member at a time.
Our early learning programs create a child-centered environment that promotes learning, character development, healthy living and positive, nurturing relationships. With a commitment to meeting accreditation standards and extensive training and development in research-based practices,
you’ll also learn and grow and positively impact our children, families and communities.
The Teacher Aide provides support to teaching team in planning and implementing learning experiences for children; maintaining classroom; and managing children in accordance with the YMCA goals and curriculum plan.
Scope of Responsibilities:
Must have a High School Diploma with 12 college credit hours in Early Childhood Education with prior experience working with children.