The smiles we see on our children's faces every day show us we're doing something important providing a place where little ones feel comfortable enough to lose themselves in the wonder of learning and play. Whether you're just starting a career in early childhood education, or you're looking for the next step in an established career, Lightbridge Academy is the perfect place for you. The more you learn about Lightbridge Academy, the more you'll want to join our family of employees who love working here!
The Heart & Soul of Our Success.
While everyone in the Lightbridge Academy Circle of Care
contributes to our mission, it's the teachers and caregivers who are at the forefront of our success. They are role models who give 110 percent and thrive in an environment with incredibly high standards. Our employees are a valued and integral part of our Circle of Care. We strive to give them the best we can offer.
It's a Calling.
It's clear that teachers who excel in early childhood education view their career not as a job but as a life's calling. It's in their DNA.
- Do you light up when a student master a new skill?
- Are you the kind of person that inspires others to overcome obstacles?
- Do you lead by example?
- Can you find just the right words to comfort to a concerned parent?
- Are you passionate about the care and education of children?
We are Lifelong Learners.
Our teachers set a wonderful example for students by being lifelong learners themselves. We support and cultivate this ambition with extensive training programs. Lightbridge Academy offers well above state-mandated training, withongoing professional training every year. Trainings takes place on-site with webinars and director-led workshops as well as off-site through professional development conferences.
The Latest Teaching Tools.
In addition to all necessary traditional learning tools like crayons, blocks, and books, our classrooms are technology-friendly learning environments with the latest educational tools including iPads, interactive whiteboards, children's tech tables and more! Be inspired and contribute your ideas to the Lightbridge Academy Teacher Resource Center and Pinterest page filled with teacher-created lesson plans, classroom management tips, bulletin board designs and other valuable resources.
Lightbridge Academy sets the bar high for the candidates who wish to join our Circle of Care. Every staff position holds special qualifications. In addition to obtaining their Child Development Association Credentialâ„¢, we prefer that all lead teachers hold a minimum of an Associate degree in Child Development or Bachelor of Arts in Education and a focus in Early Childhood Education.
Room to Grow.It is our desire to help you advance in your career and provide you with the mentoring, training and opportunity for career advancement. You bring the passion and dedication and foster your personal and professional growth and development.
Are You a Fit?
Lightbridge Academy is built on a foundation of core values. If you must share these same core values, you will thrive and love being part of our family! Teachers are on the front lines and need to be well-supported. This is never forgotten and your success is our success. If you desire to deeply engage, continually grow, and be part of an extended family that cares and values your contribution, you'll fit right in.Enter your zipcode to find the Lightbridge Academy child care center location nearest you and visit their career page.