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Lead Teacher

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Work type: Part-time Regular
Location: Overland Park Main Campus
Categories: Child Care

Posting Job Title

Lead Teacher



Student Success


Position Type

Part-time Regular


Number of openings



Job Summary

Plan and implement a program appropriate for a designated group of young children and support a positive learning environment for college students.


Required Qualifications

• Associate's Degree in early childhood education or related academic field with 20 hours in Early Childhood Education and 10 hours of related coursework; Pursue a bachelor’s degree with an additional 6 hours of related coursework.
• Three months’ experience in a child care center or preschool
• Meet requirements for program director of a unit of children to be served as defined by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment
• Experience with word processing and general computer use
• Good interpersonal skills


Preferred Qualifications

• Bachelor’s Degree in early childhood education or related academic field with 20 hours in early childhood education and 16 hours of related coursework.
• Experience with a similar age group of children as indicated by the position available
• Experience in a nationally accredited center


Required application documents

Please submit a cover letter and unofficial transcripts with the application. Official transcripts will be requested upon hire.


Hours per Week



Work Hours/Days

Monday - Friday, 11:00a.m. - 5:30p.m.


Salary Grade Level




$18.81 per hour



Overland Park Main Campus



Every employee of the college is expected to treat all members of the college community with dignity and respect demonstrating professional, courteous and respectful behavior and engage in constructive conflict resolution, when needed.

In accordance with the college policy, finalists for this position will be subject to criminal background investigations. Individual hiring departments at JCCC may elect to administer pre-employment tests, which are relevant to essential job functions as part of the applicant selection/hiring process. Many departments require those selected for hire to submit a certified transcript for all degrees obtained. For full consideration, applicants are encouraged to apply prior to the review date listed in posting.

Johnson County Community College (JCCC) is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. JCCC provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.

If you are an applicant requesting assistance or a reasonable accommodation in the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 913-469-3877, or email

For a summary of all disclosures (Background check, Clery Act, ADA, EOE, etc.) refer to the links on our Career page.

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