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At CEDARS, we recognize the value of everyone’s contributions in helping children find safe and enduring family relationships. The talent, passion, and dedication that each employee brings to our efforts increases our ability to succeed.

If you share our commitment to helping children and building stronger families, you may find that CEDARS is the right place for you. Our employees find deep satisfaction here, from our emphasis on maintaining a work/life balance to the comprehensive employee benefit program that helps our employees stay healthy and feel secure.

Child Specialist III (Preschool Room), CEDARS Northbridge ECDC (Lincoln, NE)

CEDARS Northbridge Early Childhood Development Center is a nationally accredited childcare center serving children ages 6 weeks to 5 years of age. The Child Specialist III (CS III) position is a leadership position with primary responsibilities including: lead teacher in a preschool classroom, development and implementation of lesson plans, facilitation of curriculum activities and classroom oversight. The CS III will be responsible for supervising and maintaining a safe, creative, fun and nurturing environment and must have the ability to communicate effectively with parents, peers and supervisors. This position includes being part of the center's leadership team and assisting with administrative tasks and responsibilities as assigned. The CS III requires a Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Development, Special Education or a related degree with a minimum of 6 Early Childhood courses. Excellent communication skills and the ability to work professionally with children, families and co-workers is a must. Previous experience working with young children is desired. This position requires a valid driver's license with a good driving record. Schedule: Monday through Friday 9:00a-6:00p.