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82148BR   Baltimore, Maryland 21231

Assistant Teacher (Downtown Baltimore)

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Job Description:

Working together on our children’s futures

As an assistant teacher at one of our beautiful downtown Baltimore locations, you will join a passionate team who truly cares for one another and strives to meet the highest standards of care and early education. As you see the world through your students’ eyes, they will inspire you as much as you inspire them. You will help them develop important social and life skills, watch them flourish, and know that you’ve played a large role in their growth.

At Bright Horizons, you’ll also find opportunities to experience personal and professional breakthroughs of your own. As a company with a learning culture, you will discover your full potential through state-of-the-art online training, leadership development and tuition reimbursement. Additionally, our company culture invites you to bring your whole self to work, because it is our unique attributes, perspectives and backgrounds that make us a stronger team.

How will you inspire our future generation?

What you will do as an Assistant Teacher
  • Feel a sense of accomplishment as you hear the laughs and see the joy of the children participating in activities you helped plan
  • Inspire a love of reading and books through your own passion for engaging storytelling
  • Champion self-help skills as children master dressing, feeding and toileting
  • Collaborate with co-workers to develop curriculum that brings creative ideas to life
  • Communicate openly and regularly with parents, assuring them their children are safe and learning in a developmentally appropriate way
  • Live our HEART principles of Honesty, Excellence, Accountability, Respect, and Teamwork

Job Requirements:

Who we are looking for
  • Hold a High School Diploma/GED and be a minimum of 18 years of age
  • 90 clock hours certification required for all positions
  • 90 clock hours AND 45 clock hours for infant/toddler required for positions working with infant and toddler ages
  • Prior experience working with ages birth through 5
We do give preference to child care teachers with the following:
  • A CDA or a degree in Early Childhood Education (or related field)
Bright Horizons – A fresh perspective on learning

In addition to being the leading provider of high quality child care and early education, Bright Horizons is the only child care company repeatedly named by FORTUNE as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. We are passionate about building an organization where you can make an impact on future generations. It begins with the educators that we hire, and by helping you grow with us. We support a well-rounded, individualized curriculum that is fully engaging and tailored to each child’s developmental needs. This visionary approach helps craft enriching experiences, and empowers children to be confident and successful lifelong learners.

Benefits we offer
  • Competitive salaries
  • Career path opportunities
  • Extensive health benefits
  • Comprehensive tuition reimbursement
  • Volunteer opportunities through the Bright Horizons Foundation for Children
  • 401(k)
  • Commuter benefits
  • Health club discounts
  • Cell phone discounts and much more
  • Having technical issues with your application?

    Bright Horizons is dedicated to creating a workforce that promotes and supports diversity and inclusion. We provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals without discrimination. Bright Horizons complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAW.

    Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the recruitment helpdesk at 855-877-6866 or bhrecruit@brighthorizons.com. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.