Career Opportunities

 

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Teaching Positions

4K  DPI Teacher (ages 4-5): 8:45 a.m.-5:45 p.m. (currently accepting resumes, interviewing and start date immediate)

Butterfly Teacher (ages 2-3): 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. (currently accepting resumes, interviewing and start date immediate)

Sunflower Teacher (ages 3-4): 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. (currently accepting resumes, interviewing and start date immediate)

Older Toddler Unit Teacher: 8:45 a.m.-5:45 p.m. (currently accepting resumes, interviewing and start date immediate)

Young Toddler Unit Teacher: 8:45 a.m.-5:45 p.m. (currently accepting resumes, interviewing and start date immediate)

Building Support Teacher: 8:45 a.m.-5:45 p.m. (currently accepting resumes, interviewing and start date immediate) 

Benefits
Child care discount
Health, dental, vision and short-term disability
401K with employer contribution
Generous PTO package
Employer paid life insurance
Gorgeous work environment with professional employees

Skills & Knowledge
Ideal candidates would hold either an associate or bachelor degree, preferably in Early Childhood Education or a related field. 

Applicants for all positions must have experience working with, caring for and teaching young children. As well as hold current certifications in CPR/AED, First Aid, Shaken Baby Syndrome and SIDS. Previous knowledge of City of Madison Accreditation an Wisconsin Department of Children and Families licensing rules.  Noticeable candidates would be organized, energetic, have great communication skills and willing to support our outstanding team!

How to Apply:  

Please send a resume to Nichole Genz, Executive Director at ngenz@learninggardens.com in order to be considered for any position. 

Do you want to see what we are all about? Like us on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/The-Learning-Gardens-583146418407714/  We are an equal opportunity employer.


Support Teaching Positions

  • We currently have no career openings

Applicants must send a current resume to Nichole Genz at ngenz@learninggardens.com to be considered for any position.


Employment Forms & Resources

Application for Employment:  employment-application

Wisconsin Department of Child and Families Group Child Care Licensing Rule Book:  licensing-manual

City of Madison Child Care Accreditation Standards:  standardsrevision

Staff Record:  https://dcf.wisconsin.gov/files/forms/pdf/0053.pdf

Background Disclosure Form:  background-disclosure-form

How to Schedule a Fieldprint Livescan Appointment:  https://dcf.wisconsin.gov/files/ccregulation/cbc/how-to-employees.pdf

Staff Orientation Checklist:  https://dcf.wisconsin.gov/files/forms/pdf/2255.pdf

Staff Continuing Education Record:  https://dcf.wisconsin.gov/files/forms/pdf/0053a.pdf

Staff Health Report:  https://dcf.wisconsin.gov/files/forms/pdf/0054.pdf

Staff-To-Child Ratio Worksheet:  https://dcf.wisconsin.gov/files/forms/pdf/0078.pdf

It Shouldn’t Hurt to be a Child:  https://dcf.wisconsin.gov/files/publications/pdf/0101.pdf

Wisconsin Child Welfare Professional Development System; Mandated Reporter Online Training:  http://wcwpds.wisc.edu/mandatedreporter/

New York Loves Safe Babies:  http://ocfs.ny.gov/main/prevention/tips.asp

Safe Sleep for your Baby: https://www.nichd.nih.gov/publications/pubs/Documents/Safe_Sleep_Baby_English.pdf 

American Red Cross; First Aid, CPR & AED:  http://www.redcross.org/images/MEDIA_CustomProductCatalog/m55540601_FA-CPR-AED-Part-Manual.pdf

Basic First Aid:  http://co.grand.co.us/DocumentCenter/View/555

Best Practices; Child Guidance:  https://dcf.wisconsin.gov/files/ccic/pdf/guiding-behavior-toddlers.pdf

Diapering & Handwashing:  https://dcf.wisconsin.gov/files/ccic/pdf/diapering.pdf

Handwashing:  https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/publications/p4/p42052.pdf

Wisconsin Childhood Communicable Disease Chart:  https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/publications/p4/p44397.pdf

Ages & Stages; Newborn through Eleven Years:  https://dcf.wisconsin.gov/files/ccic/pdf/ages-and-stages.pdf