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Start Kids Strong and Create your Own Path

La Petite Academy is looking for teachers and managers.

$500 -$3,000 Sign-On Bonus!


Our Story
What we do is who we are. Simply put, we care.

We strive to make a positive impact on every child, their families, and the communities we serve every day. That's where you come in. Be an expert in early education and child care and lead the way to a brighter future - theirs and yours. Share your talents and discover you potential as we achieve our goal to drive learning innovations, be a champion for children and move education forward. You provide the spark that lights their path and ignites your career. we invite you to be part of our story - and to start crafting your own. 


Our Culture
Influential. Inclusive. Inspiring.

As early education leaders, we're influencing the next generation of learners, leaving a strong, lasting, positive impact on our children. From our more than 900 school locations to our regional offices and main headquarters, you'll find a dynamic environment and culture that is open, friendly, welcoming and collaborative. So, bring your diverse perspective. Bring your curiosity and your passion. Bring your ideas. Bring your voice. We work together to achieve goals, inspire our peers, have fun and create a powerful sense of community. This is a strong network of individuals and a tight-knit collective, a vibrant, engaging, lively workplace, featuring a whole squad of dedicated colleagues. Here, you're not just a member of the team. You're part of a family.


Please e-mail all inquiries and resume to:  
Ashley Peacock
apeacock@learningcaregroup.com


Lead Teacher Positions

La Petite Academy Preschool

Infant, Toddler, Two's, Preschool and Pre-K

Signing Bonus Offered


Join our talented team where we inspire children to be lifelong learners!

Our Lead Teachers...

·         Create fun and interactive learning experiences while serving as mentors to fellow Teachers.

·         Are caring, compassionate and love what they do!

·         Ensure the daily care of every child by following all licensing guidelines and implementing all company standards.

·         Communicate directly with parents daily to achieve success for the child.

·         Have countless advancement opportunities

·         Are rewarded with hugs from children and praise from parents every day!

 

We are most interested in talking to applicants that have:

·         Experience working in a licensed childcare facility, creating lesson plans and supervising a classroom

·         Coursework or a degree in early childhood education or child development or a CDA

·         The ability to meet state and/or accreditation requirements for education and experience

·         Flexibility as to the hours and schedule of work

·         Must be at least 18 years of age

As one of the nation's largest providers of Early Childhood Education services, we are able to offer many benefits to our employees including dental and vision insurance, 401(k) retirement program, paid training and on-going development, advancement opportunities and much more! 

 

Blue Springs, Gladstone, Kansas City, Lee’s Summit,

Merriam, Overland Park, Shawnee and Stanley




Looking for a fun job where you can make a difference? We're looking for you!!!



Assistant Teacher Openings

La Petite Academy Preschool

Kansas City Area

We are looking for candidates that are as passionate about the growth and development

of the precious children in our care as we are.

Our Teachers...

  • Are caring, compassionate and love what they do!
  • Maintain a fun and interactive classroom that is clean and organized.
  • Are offered on-going training.
  • Have countless advancement opportunities.
  • Are rewarded with hugs from children and praise from parents every day!

We are most interested in talking to applicants that have:

  • Experience working in a licensed childcare facility
  • A High School diploma or equivalent
  • Flexibility as to the hours and schedule of work
  • Must be at least 18 years of age

As one of the nation's largest providers of Early Childhood Education services, we are able to offer many benefits to our employees including dental and vision insurance, 401(k) retirement program, paid training and on-going development, advancement opportunities and much more! 

Blue Springs, Gladstone, Kansas City, Lee’s Summit,

Merriam, Overland Park, Shawnee and Stanley



Childcare Center Director

Director opportunities in: Kansas City, Overland Park, Shawnee and Stanley

$3,000 SIGN ON BONUS! 

Start your day with smiles, hugs and giggles!  Come join a growing company that cares about your development as much as the kids we care for.   

Our organization prides itself on excellence, putting the education and development of our children first and foremost. When you consider a career at Learning Care Group, know you will be joining a team that is passionate about thoroughly preparing their students for all the challenges that lie ahead.

In a Director, we look for committed individuals who want to make a difference in the lives of young children and their families, while effectively and efficiently running all School operations.

Some of the exciting things that you will do as a Director include, but are not limited to:

  • Make a difference every day!
  • Be accountable for the operation of the school, ensuring that the school is operating in accordance with company and state licensing standards.
  • Be responsible for ensuring an educational, caring and safe environment for the children and parents.
  • Spark imagination, build self-esteem and help children discover new things each day.
  • Promote the positive image of the company and play a major role in making the company a provider of choice in educational programs for the communities that we service.
  • Recruit, select and retain quality staff.
  • Help achieve profitability for the company.

Job Requirements:

  • At least 21 years of age.
  • Associate or bachelor’s degree in early childhood education or child development. For some schools, we can also accept a degree in a related field with at least 12 credit hours in child development or early childhood education.
  • At least one year of administration experience working in a licensed child care facility.
  • Supervisory experience.

In addition to medical, dental and vision benefits, we also have child care discounts, pet insurance, disability insurance, 401k retirement plan, life insurance, group prepaid legal assistance, identity theft coverage, pet insurance, health care and dependent care spending accounts and much more!



About us:

We’re always looking for bright, talented individuals to make a difference in a child’s life — and inspire them for the future. We provide a fun, challenging work environment that fosters teamwork, inspires professional excellence, and encourages contributions by all team members. 
We provide programs for infants through school-age children and specialized, research-based curricula across those programs. Healthy living, nutrition, and physical fitness are promoted by our Grow FitTM initiative, inspired by the national Let’s Move! campaign. 
As an early education and child care leader, we serve close to 150,000 children in the U.S. and internationally, ages six weeks to 13 years, across approximately 950 schools and five brands:


Employee Benefits

Smiles. Hugs. Giggles. Love.

(These are just the obvious ones.)

Beyond competitive compensation, significant growth opportunities, and regular employee appreciation celebrations, we also offer a range of benefits and resources for you to connect, balance, grow, and thrive throughout your career.

And did we mention the entire library of learning, training, and development programs we designed with your personal and professional interests in mind? Opportunities include:

LCG CDA Program: Getting a CDA has never been more convenient or affordable. This no-cost program offers free professional training and a pay increase upon completion. (CDA-credentialed Teachers receive 15 credits with Purdue University Global.)

Master Teacher Program: Make a difference in your classroom and your school. Master your future by training to become the best teacher you can be—and earn more in the process. (Master Teachers receive 10 credits with Purdue University Global.)

Professional Development Day: Enhance your abilities to further your career during these annual training sessions that guide employees with current learnings.

We’re all about you and your experience. Your health and happiness, your work/life balance, your peace of mind. That’s why we’re pleased to share these great benefits* with our full- and part-time (up to 30 hours per week) employees, including:

Child care discount

Company paid basic life insurance

Dental and vision insurance

Accident and critical illness insurance

Supplemental life insurance available

Short disability insurance

401(k) retirement plan

Employee referral bonuses

Electronic pay options

Group prepaid legal assistance

Employee assistance program

Identity theft coverage

Pet insurance

Employee discounts on travel, computers, and at many national and local retailers

Full-time positions may also be eligible for:

Health insurance

Long-term disability insurance

Education/CDA assistance

Paid time off

Flexible health care and dependent care spending accounts

*Benefits may vary by individual location and the average number of hours worked.

 



Merriam, KS, Overland Park, KS,
Shawnee, KS, Stanley, KS,
Kansas City, MO, St. Joseph, MO.

Please e-mail all inquiries and resume to: 
Ashley Peacock
apeacock@learningcaregroup.com

or apply on-line at:
http://inspire.careerswithkids.com/