Employment

TCDN offers a stimulating, rewarding and team-oriented place to work. If you are committed to positive child development and have a passion for educating children, we welcome you as part of the TCDN family

TCDN is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.

The administrative office and preschool program are located in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, 10 miles southwest of Philadelphia. All program sites are located within the Wallingford-Swarthmore School District and are convenient to major highways and public transportation.

To apply for a position, please fill out and return the TCDN Employment Application to michele@tcdn.org or fax to 610-604-9740, for consideration.

TCDN Employment Application

Current Position Openings

Full Time Young Toddler Teacher (1-2 year olds)

Do you enjoy teaching and interacting with young toddlers, watching them grow and learn about the world around them? If so, TCDN, a well-established childcare provider located near Springfield PA, is looking for a full-time teacher for our STAR 4 young toddler program.

  • $500 Signing Bonus!
  • 90% Tuition Scholarship (via TEACH) available for CDA’s, Associate’s & Bachelor’s degrees
  • Excellent Wages based on Education and Experience
  • Education (or related human services field) degree (AS/AA or higher) preferred.
  • 2 years of verified full-time experience working with young children required.
  • Generous benefits and PTO policy, including a paid vacation week during the winter break!
  • Paid Snow Days
  • Paid In-service Days
  • Pleasant working atmosphere
List of job requirements.

Responsibilities/Skills include:

  • Supervision of children
  • Planning and implementing stimulating age-appropriate lesson plans for young toddler children
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills reflecting strong customer service and the ability to interact effectively with parents/guardians.
  • Nurturing teaching approach
  • High level of professionalism in terms of customer service and confidentiality
  • Providing nurturing interactions with children

TCDN is an established high-quality early childhood education program and offers a friendly, supportive work environment. The position offers competitive wages and excellent benefits. TCDN is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To find out more, please call 610-544-4555 x221, or email your resume.

Full Time Split Shift Group Supervisor

Are you a current Elementary Education student looking to gain experience in the field?

Do you enjoy interacting, engaging, and teaching elementary school-aged children?

Are you a people person who wants to make a difference in a child’s life?

Are you someone who enjoys staying active and busy?

Please come join us at TCDN!

We are looking for a Full Time Group Supervisor for our afterschool programs located in the wonderful Wallingford-Swarthmore / Springfield area.

  • $500 Signing Bonus!
  • Associates Degree in ECE or Elementary Education (or related field) required
  • 2 years of experience working with children
  • Starting wage of $17 per hour or higher depending on experience and education

As a Group Supervisor, you would oversee a team of ECE teachers, ensure the safety of the children and the site, provide nurturing interactions with children, plan creative, engaging curriculum opportunities based on the interests of children, communicate with families, assess the ongoing needs of individual children, and maintaining a professional demeanor consistent with TCDN’s mission.

List of job requirements.

As a Group Supervisor, you would

  • Oversee a team of ECE teachers
  • Knowledge of DHS and Keystone STARS requirements
  • Maintain DHS ratio requirements
  • Ensure the safety of the children and the site
  • Provide nurturing interactions with children
  • Plan creative, engaging curriculum opportunities based on the interests of children
  • Communicate with families
  • Assess the ongoing needs of individual children
  • Maintaining a professional demeanor consistent with TCDN’s mission

TCDN is an established high-quality early childhood education program and offers a friendly, supportive work environment. The position offers competitive wages and excellent benefits. TCDN is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To find out more, please call 610-544-4555 x221, or email your resume.

Part-Time Teachers

Do you have a talent you would like to share?

Do you enjoy working with school age and/or preschool children?

We are looking for full and part time teachers for both our preschool program and our school age program, both located in the Swarthmore / Springfield area.

· Part-time and full-time positions available.

· Education (or related field) coursework is preferred, but not required.

· Generous benefits and competitive wages available.

· $500 Signing Bonus!

TCDN is an Equal Opportunity Employer

To find our more, please call 610-544-4555 x221, or email your resume to michele@tcdn.org

Substitutes Needed for All TCDN Programs

TCDN is seeking substitutes for the preschool and out-of-school time programs we operate. Hours can be full day or part day, based upon need. Our programs provide an opportunity to work with children to help them develop a love for learning in a warm, nurturing environment. Substitutes play a vital role in supporting our staff and develop rewarding relationships with children and their families.

If interested, please contact TCDN Office Administrator, Michele Corbin,  michele@tcdn.org

TCDN is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Volunteers

TCDN is always seeking volunteers who want to help TCDN in creative ways. Family or community volunteers are integral in the planning and execution of a variety of TCDN events. Being a classroom volunteer is a great opportunity for those wanting to work as a teacher with children to gain experience or who simply delight in the joy of being with children. Volunteers can also help advance TCDN’s mission and vision by joining a committee or the Board of Directors.