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North Region - Substitute Teacher or Assistant

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
One Hope United
Physical Address

Des Plaines, IL 60017
Job Description


Are you looking for a position that will allow you to determine your own work reschedule? Flexible hours? As a substitute teacher you will have the potential to work with children age’s infancy through Kindergarten. Discovering their curiosity, questioning, and zest for life! You will be responsible for nurturing the hearts and minds of children during some of their most formative years, while instilling in them a dedication to life-long learning.

At One Hope United, you will have the opportunity to educate, nourish and empower young children and their families. You will enjoy a flexible schedule while nurturing children’s growth, partner with parents to help children become independent, self-confident, inquisitive learners while continuing your personal growth and development with all ages in the field of Early Childhood Education.


+ Do the Right Thing We serve the best interest of our clients and staff. We act mindfully and responsibly, honoring our commitments. We’re willing to challenge the status quo.

+ Fully Contribute We bring our presence, passion, and ideas to every interaction, and we respect differing views and backgrounds so that others can do the same.

+ Empower One Another We collaborate with, care for, and encourage each other toward greater impact, treating everyone with dignity and respect

+ Turn Hope into Action We believe in the resiliency of the human spirit. We advocate for those in need and do what it takes to build a better future for all.

+ Seek Impact Every Day We make things happen, and make them count. We leverage all our resources and make data-informed decisions for maximum, sustainable results.

+ Always Keep Improving We pursue excellence in an atmosphere of innovation. We embrace change, take prudent risks, learn from failure, and recognize success.

As a substitute teacher at One Hope United you will:

+ Support a center within your assigned region when you are needed most

+ Partner with co-teachers on best practices and creating a warm and welcoming environment

+ Support continuous collaboration with parents and families

+ Use and learn developmentally age appropriate practices and active learning throughout the day

+ Increase opportunities for children and their families each day

North Region Substitutes will be expected to cover: Des Plaines, O’Hare, Wilmette/Sprouted, and Waukegan (Busy Bee & Waukegan Early Learning Center) Child Development Centers

Education, Experience, and Required Skills – Teacher Qualified

+ High School Diploma or GED equivalency required

+ CDA or Associates degree in Early Childhood Education / related field with a minimum of 6 credits in Early Childhood Education or Teacher Qualified based on DCFS licensing standards required

+ Minimum one year of professional experience working with children in a classroom setting preferred

Education, Experience, and Required Skills – Teacher Assistant Qualified

+ High School Diploma or GED equivalency required

+ Minimum one year of professional experience working with children in a classroom setting required

We Invest In You

+ Career ladders, professional development, and promotion opportunities

+ Leadership opportunities on site-based Center Management Teams

+ Relocation assistance is available

+ Mileage reimbursement

A Different Kind Of Employer One Hope United is strong and ready to grow. Are you ready to grow with us?

+ 800 talented professionals strong, serving 10,000 children and families in Illinois, Wisconsin, Missouri, and Florida

+ Fiscally stable, $50 Million agency— strong since 1895

+ Energetic leadership and a rich community of support

One Hope United does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. One Hope United is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

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Nearby Neighbrohoods/Towns:

Chicagoland , West Side Chicago , uptown , Burlington , BNSF Railway (BNSF) Metra ,Chicago Southside, south side , Right off red line, the l , McKinley Park , Bronzeville , Brighton , douglas , hyde park , kenwood, Hoffman Estates , Schaumburg, Arlington Heights , West Dundee


Licenses & Certifications


+ Auto Insurance

+ CPR Certification

+ Drivers License

+ Physical Exam/TB

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