The Shiny Penny Child Care Center

Early Childhood - Teacher/caregiver for Infants

Reference ID : 21799
Location : Chattanooga, TN
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Part Time



We are seeking a nurturing, mature, kind person with much patience, who truly enjoys working with babies.

Hours: 1:30p - 6:00p, Monday through Friday.


  • Caring for babies' basic needs, such as diapering, feeding, etc.
  • Interacting with babies with developmentally appropriate activities and play.
  • Recording babies' daily actions.
  • Maintaining a safe, clean, sanitary, nursery.
  • Communicating with staff and families.
  • Playing with babies and enjoying your job!


  • Minimum age: 18 yrs.
  • Proof of High School completion
  • Dependability and a strong work ethic.
  • Experience with babies.
  • Must clear full background check and must pass health screening.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, basic computer skills.
  • High energy and the ability to work well with others (staff, children, and parents) and to foster a team environment.
  • A strong understanding of child development.
  • Infant/child CPR and First Aid certification or willingness to obtain through provided training.
  • Requirements include the ability to use hands and fingers, handle objects, tools or controls, talk to and hear voices at many levels. May also be required to kneel, bend, squat or crawl.
  • A specific vision ability will be required including the ability to see up close and up to a certain distance, to see colors, have peripheral vision and depth perception.
  • Excellent organizational, and interpersonal skills.
  • Provide verifiable references.
  • Non-smoker

Nice To Haves

  • Much patience
  • Energy
  • The willingness to seek and accept help and advice.


  • Paid holidays after 90 days probation period.
  • Supportive co-workers and management.
  • Comfortable working environment.

About Us

The Shiny Penny has been serving families with quality child care for over twenty-five years. We are here to provide the very best of care and early education in an environment where children feel happy, safe, and loved. Our dedicated, trained and caring staff treat children with the kindness and respect that children deserve. Find us on Facebook.

Salary : $12 to $14/Hr
Minimum Education : High School or Equivalent
Job Type : Part Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : 1 Yr
Location : Chattanooga, TN

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