4-C: Community Coordinated Child Care

Open Positions: McHenry County

Kindercare Dakota Street, Crystal Lake

Position: Infant Lead Teacher

  • Full-Time
  • $16-17/hr
  • Schedule varies between 8:30 am-5:30 pm
  • Anticipated Start Date: January 30, 2023
  • Benefits include:
    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • 401K
    • Vacation & Sick Pay
  • For questions, contact Kylie Miller at 815-477-2580
  • To apply: email apply@KCEcareers.com

Kids R Kids Crystal Lake

Position: Lead Teachers, Assistant Teachers, and Cafe

  • Both full-time and part-time available
  • Hourly wage range between $14-20 depending on experience and education
  • Schedule varies between 6:30 am-5:30 pm
  • Open start date
  • Benefits include:
    • 401K
    • holiday pay
    • PTO
    • vacation pay
    • discounted tuition
    • option for paid CDA
  • For questions, contact Cheryl at cherylq@krkrlearningacademy.com or call 815-455-5437
  • To apply, email cherylq@krklearningacademy.com

The Learning Tree of Huntley ($1000 sign on bonus for each position!)

Position: Preschool/School-Age Teacher — immediate start date

  • Full-time position
  • $15-$18/hr
  • Shift varies
  • Benefits include:
    • full benefits

Position: Infant/Toddler Teacher–immediate start date

  • Full-time position
  • $15-18/hr
  • Shift varies
  • Benefits include:
    • full benefits

For questions, or to apply, contact Collette at huntley@learningtreechild.com

Kids R Kids Cary-Grove

Positions: Lead Teachers, Assistant Teachers, and Cafe

  • Both full-time and part-time positions available
  • Hourly range between $14-20 depending on experience and education
  • Shift varies between 6:30 am-5:30 pm
  • Open start date
  • Benefits include:
    • 401K
    • holiday pay
    • PTO
    • vacation pay
    • discounted tuition
    • option for paid CDA

For questions, contact Adia Walker at 847-829-4887 or email adiaw@kidsrkidscary-grove.com

To apply, email adiaw@kidsrkidscary-grove.com

Lots of Tots Child Care, Island Lake

Position: Teacher’s Assistant — immediate start date

  • Full-time
  • $14/hr
  • Shifts vary 7+ hours between 6 am and 5 pm
  • Benefits (after one year) include:
    • paid vacation
    • holidays
    • personal days

For questions or to apply, contact Chris or Arely at 847-487-8980 or qtrzip7@hotmail.com

La Petite Academy

Position: Teacher, Pre-K — immediate start date

  • Full-time
  • $15-17/hr
  • Shifts will be 8:30 am-5:30 pm or 9 am-6 pm
  • Benefits include:
    • medical
    • dental
    • vision
    • 401K

Position: School-age teacher/driver

  • Full-time and part-time positions available
  • $14-16/hr
  • Shifts vary between 8 am-5 pm
  • Anticipated start date: April 2023 or sooner
  • Benefits include:
    • medical
    • dental
    • vision
    • 401K

Call or email Nadine Mack at 815-477-8840 or nmack@lapetite.com for more information and application instructions.

Pitter Patter Pathways, Crystal Lake

Position: Teacher/Substitute

  • Part-time
  • Wage dependent on experience
  • 3-5 mornings per week, approximately 8:30 am-12:30 pm
  • Open start date
  • Benefits include:
    • flexible schedule and days

For questions, contact Kristine Beard at 847-422-3081.

To apply, email kristinebeard@yahoo.com

Purple Moose Enrichment Preschool, Crystal Lake

Position: Substitutes, Teachers, and Assistants

  • Part-time
  • $45-60 per session
  • AM shift: 8:15 am-12 pm
  • Open start date, immediate start date for subs
  • Benefits include:
    • 401K
    • reduced price child care
    • opportunity to change the world!

For questions or to apply, contact Anna Linscheid at 847-721-2662

Young Scholars Child Care Center, Island Lake

Position: Preschool Teacher

  • Full-time (4, 10 hr days)
  • Wage negotiable pending schooling and experience
  • 7:45 am-5:45 pm
  • Open start date
  • Benefits include:
    • child care discounts
    • tuition reimbursement
    • in-service fees paid
    • credential bonus
    • retirement planning & 4% employer match

Position: Infant/Toddler Teacher

  • Full-time (4, 10 hr days)
  • Wage negotiable pending schooling and experience
  • 7:45 am-5:45 pm
  • Open start date
  • Benefits include:
    • child care discounts
    • tuition reimbursements
    • in-service fees paid
    • credential bonus
    • retirement planning & 4% employer match

Position: Assistant Teacher

  • Fulltime (4, 10 hr days)
  • Wage negotiable pending schooling and experience
  • 7:45 am-5:45 pm
  • Open start date
  • Benefits include:
    • child care discounts
    • tuition reimbursements
    • in-service fees paid
    • credential bonus
    • retirement planning & 4% employer match

For questions, contact Chrys Zastrow at curriculum@youngscholarschildcare.com or Kristen Mitsch at kristen@youngscholarschildcare.com

To apply, visit www.youngscholarschildcare.com

The Goddard School, Lake in the Hills

Position: Food Handler (cook)

  • Full-time (30 hrs)
  • $15-16/hr
  • 7:00 am-1:00 pm
  • Open start date
  • Benefits include:
    • health insurance
    • 401K with employer match
    • paid time off

Position: Teacher

  • Full-time
  • $15-17/hr
  • Shifts vary between 6:30 am-5:30 pm
  • Open start date
  • Benefits include:
    • health insurance
    • 401K with employer match
    • flexible schedule
    • paid time off
    • professional development assistance
    • referral program

For questions or to apply, contact Bridget or Cindy at 847-669-6390 or email dlakeinthehills@goddardschools.com

Algonquin Preschool–immediate start date

Position: Teacher’s Assistant

  • Part-Time
  • $15-$20/hr
  • 8:30 am-12:00 pm (August-May)

Position: Teacher

  • Part-Time
  • $15-$20/hr depending on education and experience
  • 8:30 am-12:00 pm (August-May)

Position: Teacher (Director Qualified)

  • Part-Time
  • $17-$20/hr depending on education and experience
  • 8:30 am-12:00 pm (August-May)
  • Note:  Looking for someone interested in moving into assistant/director’s role

With questions or to apply, contact Lisa or Jennifer at 847-658-2232 or email algpreschool@yahoo.com

Huntley Kindercare

Position: Teacher/Teacher’s Assistant

  • Both full-time and part-time positions available
  • $13.65/hr
  • 12:30 pm-6 pm, Monday-Friday
  • Anticipated start date: February
  • Benefits include:
    • discounted child care
    • full benefits at 30 hours/week

With questions, please contact Nicole George or Traci Cole at huntley@kindercare.com

To apply, visit www.kindercare.com and search “Huntley”

Shining Stars LEC, Algonquinimmediate start date

Position:  Infant Teacher/Preschool Teacher

  • Both full-time and part-time positions available
  • $15-$20/hr
  • 8:30 am-4:30 pm or 8 am-1 pm
  • Benefits:
    • paid days off
    • bonuses
    • vacation time
    • flexibility

With questions, contact Margaret Kusiak at 847-458-2595 or email mkusiak27@gmail.com

To apply, send resume via email and interview will be scheduled by phone.

McHenry Montessori Schoolimmediate start date

Position: Teacher

  • Full or Part Time
  • $13-$17/hr
  • Open shift times
  • Benefits include:
    • paid PTO
    • paid trainings
    • child care discounts
    • IRA
    • paid holidays
    • supportive environment

With questions or to apply, contact Lori Lanphier at 815-344-1015 or email mmsinc5213@att.net

Friendship House, Crystal Lake–immediate start date

Position: Toddler & Twos Teacher

  • Full-Time
  • $15-$18/hr
  • Shift: 7 am-4 pm or 8:30 am-5:30 pm
  • Benefits include:
    • Health, dental, and vision insurance
    • 6 personal/sick days
    • Vacation
    • Holidays
    • Birthdays off

With questions, contact Cheryl Rudd at 815-459-6552 or email friendshiphousecl@gmail.com

Apply in person or download application at www.friendshiphousecl.com and mail to Friendship House at 100 S Main St, Crystal Lake.