Full-Time Assistant Teachers – Infants and Toddlers – Lenexa

JOIN OUR TEAM AT SB! We are offering a sign-on bonus up to $1000!

  • Positive and fun working environment with a Monday-Friday 40-hour/week schedule (no weekends)
  • Competitive Benefit package including health/vision/dental & PTO
  • Excellent support and training from an experienced Management Team
  • Opportunities for career advancement with tuition reimbursement

Who are we?

With multiple locations in Johnson County, Special Beginnings Early Learning Center strives to provide the highest quality childcare in a safe, loving, Christian environment. Our staff pursues the goal of nurturing individual children while helping them build confidence and a strong sense of self. At Special Beginnings, we believe providing the right environment will give children the foundation to be successful in life.

What are we looking for?

Special Beginnings Early Learning Center is seeking full-time Assistant Teachers for infants and toddlers.  We are looking for an Assistant Teacher candidate who has an excellent work ethic, heart for children, and a willingness to learn more about early childhood education. Experience and/or education is a plus – but we will train the right candidate.

Day in the life:”

  • Supervising and ensuring the safety and well-being of the children at all times
  • Following a predetermined curriculum and daily schedule
  • Decorating the class and keeping classrooms clean and orderly
  • Creating and filling out daily reports for children individually
  • Communication with parents (answering phone calls, beginning/end of day questions)
  • Meeting children’s basic needs (diapers, bottles, etc.)

What do we require?

  • No previous childcare experience needed, we’re willing to train someone that has an interest in getting into the field

Is this you?

  • Patient, Assistant Teachers need to be able to respond to difficult situations calmly
  • Interpersonal skills, ability to work well with people to develop good relationships with parents, children, and colleagues
  • Ability to lift 25 pounds on a regular basis while spending most of the day on your feet


  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • 10-hour shift / 4×10
  • 8-hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Job Type:



$11.00 – $13.00 per hour

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay
  • Signing bonus