Do you want to make a difference? Are you passionate about children and education? Then we have a place for you in the Lakewood Child Care Center family! Come be a part of a 30-year tradition of caring for and educating the future of Lakewood!

We are hiring for full- and part-time teaching positions located right in the heart of Lakewood, within walking distance to restaurants, shops, top-rated parks, and Lake Erie!

We offer a generous total rewards package including competitive wages, paid time off, and medical, dental, and vision insurance.

Assistant Teacher Positions

Assistant Teacher | Part-time for Pre-School Age Children

Assistant Teacher | Full-time for Toddler Age Children


Full-time and Part-time Roles Must Have:

  • Child Development Associate credential (CDA), an associate’s degree in a related field, or be actively enrolled in an associate’s or bachelor’s degree program in education
  • Current certification in Recognition and Prevention of Communicable Diseases, Child Abuse Prevention, First Aid, and Infant/Child CPR
  • A minimum of 18 hours of Step Up to Quality training is supported annually

As an Assistant Teacher, you will be part of a team that supervises the children and coordinates daily activities and curriculum, including the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) Criteria, Step Up to Quality (SUTQ) Requirements, and the Ohio Early Learning Content Standards.

“Working at Lakewood Childcare Center, you’re part of a tight-knit community where everyone helps one another. Parents, teachers and staff work together to do what’s best for the child, and this helps build trust among teachers and families. It is a rare thing to have, and LCCC provides this.”

— Michelle, Pre-K2 Teacher

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