The Lighthouse Early Care and Education Early Childhood Lead Teacher Colorado Springs, CO · Full time

As an early childhood lead teacher you will supervise children as they play, learn, sleep, and eat. You will create and teach daily curriculum. Communicate with parents about their child's progress and work with them to ensure a great learning environment is created.


If you are looking for an amazing leadership experience filled with purpose and vision, The Lighthouse Early and Education is the place for you!

This is a position where your vision is important. We are looking for individuals who are excited about building up The Lighthouse Early Care and Education to be the best childcare business in Colorado!

As an Educator you will plan, evaluate and improve the physical environment of the classroom to create opportunities that meet the changing needs of the children we serve.

  • Exhibiting traits of responsibility and attentiveness. 
  • Demonstrate strong organizational skills
  • Possess knowledge of proper childcare techniques and early childhood development theory
  • Capable of applying childhood development theory to everyday activities and curriculum
  • Intentional about building strong partnerships with parents to ensure we are maximizing each child's learning outcomes
  • Keep parents engaged in their child's learning process 

We have openings in our Toddler (2 - 3 years) room, Preschool (3 - 5 years) room and floater positions.

Salary Rate: $16.00 - $17.00 per hour

Our benefits include:

  • Generous time off
  • Holiday pay after 90 days
  • Support for your managing style
  • Resources, training and education support
  • Supportive and caring ownership
  • Growth and advancement opportunities
  • Paid professional development
  • Access to community resources at the Family Success Center

Education and Requirements:

Early Childhood Education experience with Colorado Shines Teacher qualifications and credentials. Must have a current PDIS level

CPR and first aid certified.

Up to date on required trainings in the state of Colorado

The Lighthouse Early Care and Education respects voluntary vaccination preferences for each employee and is not requiring COVID-19 vaccinations prior to employment.


$16 - $17 per hour