Childhood Enrichment Aide
Job Details
West Ridge Center - Highland Park, IL
Part Time
$15.00 - $19.50 Hourly

Summary: Seeking an experienced and dedicated Childhood Enrichment Teacher’s aide specifically for programming for children ages 2-6.  If desired, Candidates may gain additional hours through substituting or working at a front desk attendant. 

Responsibilities: Responsibilities include assisting the lead teacher in facilitating curriculum plans including fine and gross motor skill development, art, songs, games,  socialization, and independence. Additional responsibilities including greeting and communicating with parents with a high level of professionalism. Responsibilities will also include facilitating snack time, pick up & drop off and possible diaper changing. A qualified candidate must have strong interpersonal skills and the desire to contribute to a team as a high performer.



  • Candidates must possess previous experience working with children in an early childhood classroom setting.
  • A degree in Early Childhood education is preferred. Teaching certificate is not required.
  • Excellence in customer service and professional communication is required.
  • Leadership skills and teamwork is required.
  • Must be able to take direction and receive constructive feedback.

Classification: Part time, non-exempt

Benefits:  Employee Ambassador Program

The Park District of Highland Park is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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