NAEYC Accredited

Center for Child Development

 

Kansas State University
1 Jardine Drive

Manhattan, Kansas-66506

 

785-532-3700

childcare@k-state.edu

 

“I never thought that my son would go to same childcare that I went to back in 1986. It has been a great experience. Jackson loves his teachers, and he loves coming here.” Alisha Comer, 22. K-State architecture student.

 

Employment

We pursue excellence and integrity in creating supportive connections with families and staff while keeping children safe and healthy and helping them explore, understand and celebrate the world around them. Join us!

In addition to being able to make a difference in the lives of children on a daily basis the Center offers many benefits of employment. Full-time staff at the Center receive State of Kansas Unclassified Benefits including health insurance, paid sick and vacation time, retirement, life insurance, tuition assistance and paid holidays. The Center also offers a discount on childcare.

The Center also provides extensive orientation, ongoing professional development opportunities and helps pay for teachers to further their education in Early Childhood.

The K-State Center for Child Development is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All employees must pass a background check, health assessment, and TB test if selected for hire.

To apply for a full-time position contact our HR Specialist Ashley Lignitz at (785) 532-2958 or ccdjobs@ksu.edu. To apply for a part-time position contact our Director Rosie Mitchell at (785)532-3700 or rosiem@ksu.edu.

  

Current Openings:

 

Assistant Director, Fiscal Management

The K-State Center for Child Development is a nationally accredited early care and education center with a new state-of-the-art facility developed expressly for early childhood education. We are recruiting a new Assistant Director for Fiscal Management to join our team. This position will oversee fiscal responsibilities and child enrollment.  Position is full time, 12 month, Salary Range:  $40,000 - $50,000.

Open until filled. Priority Screening Starts: May 28, 2015  

Minimum Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or related field. 5 years experience in budget preparation and management, accounting and overall fiscal operations. Preferred: Master’s degree. 

Ability to pass KBI Background Check, Physical and TB Test required.

Send application, resume, letter of interest, transcripts, and 3 work related references to: K-State Center for Child Development, HR Specialist, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506. Questions call Ashley Lignitz at 785-532-2958 or email ccdjobs@ksu.edu. A criminal background check will be required for the candidates selected for hire. EOE of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

 

Two’s Assistant

Assistant Teacher: The K-State Center for Child Development, a nationally accredited early childhood program, is looking for a highly dedicated and enthusiastic Assistant Teacher. This position is full-time, 12-months term. Pay rate: $8.32- $11.18 per hour. Screening starts May 29, 2015 and will continue until position is filled.

Ability to pass KBI Background Check, Physical and TB Test required. Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma with 3 months experience caring for Infant or Toddlers or Child Development Associate (CDA).

Send application, letter of interest, transcripts and 3 work related references to: 1 Jardine Drive, Manhattan, KS 66506. Questions call Ashley Lignitz at 785-532-3700 or email ccdjobs@ksu.edu. A criminal background check will be required for the candidates selected for hire. EOE of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

  

Preschool Support Staff/Assistant Teacher

Assistant Teacher: The K-State Center for Child Development is looking for a highly dedicated Assistant Teacher. This position is full-time, 12-months term. Pay rate: $8.32- $11.18 per hour. Screening starts May 25, 2015 and will continue until position is filled.

Ability to pass KBI Background Check, Physical and TB Test required. Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma with one year teaching experience in a licensed center or preschool or 7-9 credit hours in Child Development.

Send application, letter of interest, transcripts and 3 work related references to: 1 Jardine Drive, Manhattan, KS 66506. Questions call Ashley Lignitz at 785-532-3700 or email ccdjobs@ksu.edu. A criminal background check will be required for the candidates selected for hire. EOE of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

 

Application Forms:

Lead/Assistant Teacher Application - Full-time

Teacher Aide Application - Part-time

Food Service Aide Application - Part-time