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Preschool Teacher - Kellom

Educare of Omaha Omaha, NE

Job Description

Making your mark on Children, Families and our Community with Educare of Omaha!

Be empowered to succeed and thrive in a team environment dedicated to professionalism, integrity, community, and serving children and families. Partner with great team members to provide the level of service families and that you enjoy providing!
We are looking for talented, enthusiastic and service-driven individuals to join a team of experienced teachers to build a family-friendly child environment.

The Teacher Aide works cooperatively with the Lead Teacher and Associate Teacher to plan and implement the daily education program for the children (Birth-5). Under the supervision of the Lead Teacher and Associate Teacher, the Teacher Aide ensures that the education program is developmentally appropriate and meets the individual needs of children.


  • High School diploma or GED required
  • A valid CDA or willingness to obtain the Child Development Associate (CDA) certification within the first year of employment or enroll in and actively pursue an Associate or Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education or Child Development
  • Computer knowledge, experience, and the ability to learn new programs efficiently are required

We offer COMPETITIVE PAY and a GREAT BENEFITS package that includes;

  • Vacation (12 days during 1st year, after 90 days)
  • Sick Pay (12 days during 1st year, after 90 days)
  • Paid Holidays (10 per year)
  • Paid week off between Christmas and New Year’s
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Long & Short-Term Disability
  • Life and Accidental Death Dismemberment Insurance
  • 403b Retirement Plan with 3% employer match beginning on your first day
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Continuing Education and Professional Development Opportunities
  • Scholarship program available to help you begin or complete your degree in Teaching - Early Childhood Education

Apply online and begin making a difference in the lives of children today!

Educare Omaha is a coast to coast nonprofit organization, specially designed to nurture early learning, sending a bold message about the value of investing in the first five years of a child’s life. Each of these modern facilities occupy their own building on an elementary school campus in one of Omaha’s high-need neighborhoods. Educare Omaha - Indian Hill is in South Omaha, Educare Omaha - Kellom is in North Omaha and the other facility is Educare Lincoln.  

Educare Omaha is part of the Nebraska Early Childhood Collaborative family that also includes; Educare Lincoln, Early Childhood Services and Omaha Early Learning Centers.  

Job Details

Date Posted October 11, 2017
Date Closes November 10, 2017
Address 2123 Paul St
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Adjacent to Kellom Elementary
Department Early Learning Center
Function Teach children in a classroom
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Varies, Based on Experience
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Hours 40 hours per week
SOC Category 25-9041.00 Teacher Assistants
Zipcode 68102
Name Theresa Becker
Address 1111 N 13th Street, Suite 128
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68102
Phone (531) 301-3027
FAX (531) 301-3023

This job offers the following benefits

  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Casual Dress
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Free Parking
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Infant Teacher
  • Kindergarten Teacher
  • Nursery School Teacher
  • Preschool Teacher
  • Teacher Assistant
  • Infant / Child CPR Certification
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And More ...