Teacher - Child Care

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Education - Excluding Post Secondary

We Are Hiring

Teacher - Child Care - Child Day Care - Full-Time -  Days - 6:30 am - 3:00 pm -  Monday through Friday - Lourdes Hospital - Binghamton, NY

Lourdes Hospital has a rewarding opportunity for a LeadTeacher for school age children (before & after school, school vacations and snow days) at our K&N Ellis Childcare and Learning Center.  Lourdes Hospital is pleased to offer associates and the community a safe and educational choice for childcare. The K&N Ellis Childcare and Learning Center at Lourdes is a fully-licensed childcare and learning center located on the Lourdes Hospital campus. The Center is open year-round, Monday through Friday, and provides care to children ages 6 weeks through 6 years of age.

Why Join Ascension?

We'd like to invite you on a journey…to a place where healthcare becomes healthier.  Here at Lourdes, we're blessed with a rare combination. We offer some of the latest technology medical science offers.  And the kind of compassion every patient needs.

Lourdes earned its reputation for quality health care through the dedication and commitment of the people who provide those services day in and day out, 365 days a year. In Binghamton, NY, the main hospital campus includes a warm and welcomingChild Day Care Center, an Ambulatory Surgery Center, a Breast Care Center and a Regional Cancer Center. Reaching beyond these boundaries, Lourdes has established a network of primary care physicians at convenient sites throughout the region.

Come join our team.

What You Will Do

Our Lead Teachers are a treasured resource in our Child Day Care Center. As a Lead Teacher, you will be entrusted with planning and implementing child care/preschool activities for assigned children and being the warm and welcoming connection between the children, their parents/guardians and the entire Child Care team.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Ensures instructional activities are developmentally- appropriate and reflect the individual interests of assigned children.
  • Completes required lesson plans and maintains accurate and timely documentation of all required activities and interactions.
  • Ensures that assigned equipment and materials are adequately maintained in safe working order and recommends new equipment as appropriate.
  • Maintains positive communications with child's parents/guardians and incorporates their recommendations into child's daily routine.

What You Will Need


  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Certified BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA). 

Education & Work Experience:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required.
  • AA in Early Childhood Education or equivalent preferred OR Child Development permit or CDA required.
  • Some college with a plan of study to complete degree or 1-3 years experience, 1+ years with assigned age group preferred.1-2 year early childhood experience preferred.
  • Meets education/experience requirements of NY State.
  • 1-2 years experience working with infants or toddlers.
  • 3 years of experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. 

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:


EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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