Big Oak Child Care Center

Infant / Toddler Assistant Teacher

Reference ID : 28449
Location : Madison, WI
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Full Time



About Us

Big Oak is an example in Madison and beyond for high quality, community-based, and progressive early childhood education. We are Youngstar rated 5 out of 5 stars, state licensed, and city accredited. We offer fantastic benefits including flex spending, dental, GHC health insurance, life insurance, 401(k), childcare, continuing education stipend and more. Teachers are a part of a union, and negotiate their contract to increase these benefits regularly.

Position Summary

The Assistant Infant Teacher supports the Lead Teachers and helps implement activities that model and promote the Big Oak's mission, vision, and values, and that meet accreditation criteria for children aged 6 months to 2 years old.


  • Understand and adhere to state licensing and city accreditation requirements
  • Support teachers in implementing the classroom's curriculum
  • Assist with children's routines, classroom cleaning tasks, and other duties as assigned


Infant/Toddler Credential, Associates, or Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field.

Nice To Haves

Applicants with prior experience with infants are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.


  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
  • Other types of insurance
  • Retirement benefits or accounts
  • Child Care benefits
  • Commuting/travel assistance
  • Parental leave
  • Hourly wage commensurate with training and experience

Sign-on Bonus will be paid out on the first paycheck after 30 days of employment. Bonus must be repaid on a pro-rated basis if employee quits before working for 12 months.

Salary : $15 to $17/Hr
Minimum Education : High School or Equivalent
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : None
Location : Madison, WI

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