Careers

Doing great work takes great talent. Join Early Learning Indiana and help us achieve our mission of ensuring every child is empowered with essential skills to be successful in kindergarten and beyond.

Family Engagement Specialist

The Family Engagement Specialist focuses on providing parent education and referral support to families residing in Hamilton, Hendricks, and Marion Counties.  He/she maintains current knowledge of best practices for family engagement, with a commitment to being responsive to the uniqueness of every family within our area. Parent education is at the heart of this role.

The Bilingual Family & Community Engagement Specialist fulfills a dual role with the Spanish-speaking community, serving families directly as well as maintaining relationships with local community organizations. As a part of the duties, he/she provides comprehensive consumer education in Spanish to families seeking child care, as well as responds to each family’s individual needs.

Early Learning Indiana an Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership Grantee is supporting the implementation of the Early Head Start model (birth to age 3) within three high quality child care programs. We are seeking a Curriculum and Instruction Specialist.

Assistant Teacher

Provides a developmentally appropriate environment for children. Conducts individual activities to encourage learning and develop social interaction skills. Ensure routines are flexible and individualized to meet children’s needs. Prepares and/or serves children’s meals. Maintains appropriate records of attendance and activities.

Provides a developmentally appropriate environment for infants and/or toddlers. Conducts individual activities to encourage learning and develop social interaction skills. Ensure routines are flexible and individualized to meet children’s needs. Prepares and/or serves children’s meals. Maintains appropriate records of attendance and activities.

Lead Teacher

Plans and implements activities which are designed to develop a range of social, cognitive, and/or motor skills for individual and/or group of children, working within a child care center, classroom, or field environment.

Lead Toddler Teacher

Plans and implements activities which are designed to develop a range of social, cognitive, and/or motor skills for individual and/or group of infants, working within a child care center, classroom, or field environment.

Substitute Teacher

Works as a substitute for Assistant and Lead Teachers as needed to provide a developmentally appropriate environment for children. Conducts individual activities to encourage learning and develop social interaction skills. Ensure routines are flexible and individualized to meet children’s needs. Prepares and/or serves children’s meals. Maintains appropriate records of attendance and activities.

Day of Impact

Each year, Early Learning Indiana brings together team members and volunteers from across the community to impact early learning and raise awareness of the need for greater access to high-quality early learning programs for Hoosier children.

Projects include painting and equipping classrooms; outdoor projects like planting trees, landscaping and building outdoor learning spaces; and collecting donations and supplies to ensure classrooms have the resources kids need to succeed.

Happening Now

Kindergarten registration is just around the corner. We know that many parents have a lot of questions and worries about this process and we

The next webinar is Tuesday, October 27.   How can providers support the physical health of the children in their care? In this webinar,

The next webinar is Tuesday, October 13. Early education providers continue to serve on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. In my role

Announcing a webinar series opportunity. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, we’ve heard from many partners and providers that a top concern is the impact of COVID-19

Remaining funds are prioritized for critical service gaps and communities with the greatest need.   Media Contact: Jennifer Erbacher, 812-483-5124, jennifere@earlylearningindiana.org      Early Learning Indiana today announced the latest grant recipients of the Come Back Stronger Fund that

Early Ed Connect

Families that need assistance paying for child care can now apply online. Choosing a high-quality early care and education program is an important decision.

First round of funding totals $2,341,000.   Early Learning Indiana today awarded grants totaling $2,341,000 to 155 early child care and education providers across

The Fund will help support health- and safety-related expenses in the wake of COVID-19.   As early care and learning providers across the country

Pilot program aims to address lack of diversity in early learning field, create new talent pipeline Early Learning Indiana today announced the launch of