Lead Teacher – Day Care Center

The full-time PromiseTowne Lead Teacher works with the Assistant Teacher to plan weekly curriculum objectives, practices, and program philosophy for toddlers age two. The ideal candidate ensures that children learn and play in a safe and healthy environment. 


  • Meet the emotional, social, physical, spiritual, and cognitive needs of each child
  • Encourage and develop the Assistant Teacher in contributing to curriculum planning
  • Prepare monthly charts and complete bi-annual assessment of children’s development
  • Report progress of children to parents through parent-teacher conferences and maintain daily open communication
  • Work with Room Lead Teacher to plan weekly programs
  • Maintain daily open communication with parents
  • Arrange classroom environment in accordance with program goals and philosophy
  • Ensure room meets all applicable licensing regulations
  • Maintain a safe and healthy environment according to standards
  • Inspect and replace damaged or lost materials
  • Keep accident reports and appropriate room records
  • Report any suspect of abuse or neglect to supervisor
  • Attend staff trainings
  • Participate in 15 clock hours of professional growth trainings


  • Experience in day care center required
  • Must have at least 6 Early Childhood Education college credits
  • 60 total completed college credits preferred
  • Knowledge of operations of a day care center and leading teams
  • Background in early childhood education
  • Willingness to be an attender of Willow Creek Community Church
  • Spiritual gifts of Leadership, Teaching, Shepherding, Creative Communication and/or Hospitality
  • Must be able to lift at least 35 pounds and be on your feet for long stretches of time

The day care center is open Tuesday–Friday, 8:30 am–4:30 pm.



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