Harrisonburg Rockingham Child Day Care Center

Child Care Teacher

Reference ID : 48700
Location : Harrisonburg, VA
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Full Time



The Harrisonburg Rockingham Child Day Care Center is looking for early learning teachers who have a passion for working with children and want to make a positive impact on our community. We are currently hiring for our new, expanded program that includes infants, toddlers, and preschool age children. Join our family-like center and enjoy predictable hours with all nights, weekends, and major holidays off!

We are looking to fill the following positions:

  • Lead Teacher
  • Floater (Part time/ Full time)

What's great about working here?

  • Discounted childcare for your own kids!
  • We invest in you! You'll receive training and professional development with the rest of our team
  • Being valued, plus teacher appreciation throughout the year
  • A true career path
  • Fun, creative work environment
  • Predictable hours
  • Lots of celebrations
  • Major holidays off
  • No night or weekend work
  • Family-like work environment
  • Our families are amazing!
  • Making a difference with meaningful work


  • Coordinate and implement educational curriculum by developing classroom activities based on developmentally appropriate practices and early learning standards
  • Lead by example; encourage teaching team success through modeling and coaching.
  • Plan individual and group age-appropriate activities to actively engage children and encourage social, cognitive and emotional growth.
  • Maintain frequent communications with parents through informal discussions, progress reports, and parent-teacher conferences.
  • Ensure all center policies and state regulations are met.
  • Ensure a healthy classroom environment - including maintaining appropriate hygiene and cleanliness standards and safety and security of children.
  • Supervise teacher assistants and classroom volunteers to ensure they are following planned activities, hygiene and safety standards.
  • Maintain accurate records, forms and files.
  • Maintain personal professional development plan to ensure continuous quality improvement.


  • Experience in early childhood education or related field
  • Positive, reliable work ethic
  • Strong oral and written communication skills and basic computer skills.
  • High energy and the ability to work well with others (staff, children, and parents) and to foster a team environment.
  • Meets/exceeds licensing requirements including:
  • TB Test
  • Background Check
  • Documentation of citizenship
  • High school diploma or equivalent

Nice To Haves

  • CDA or other Associate's Degree or higher in early childhood education or related field of study.
  • Current on First Aid/CPR
  • Current Medication Administration Training (MAT)


  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Meals (breakfast, lunch and snack)
  • Paid time off
  • Holiday pay
  • Discount care for your own kids
  • Professional development training
  • Fun, creative work environment
  • Outdoor time every day

Salary : $13 to $16/Hr
Minimum Education : Associate
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : 2 Yrs
Location : Harrisonburg, VA

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