Teacher Substitute (Temporary)


Shepherd's Flock is Lutheran Life Communities' childcare and preschool which combines learning experiences and structured play in a fun, safe and nurturing environment. Offering far more than just child care, our preschool is the first introduction to a lifetime of learning, a journey that should start off on the right foot! We help children discover, explore and learn to their fullest potential. Come join our family!


  • Minimum Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field.
  • Must meet all state (DCFS) qualification requirements for a licensed Child Care facility.
  • Provide an environment sensitive to the children’s social, economic, cultural, ethnic and religious· backgrounds and individual needs and capabilities.
  • Attend staff meetings when requested.
  • Attend twenty (20) clock hours of in-service training per year.
  • Work as needed and/or assigned.
  • Communicate daily with parents.
  • Communicate daily with team teacher, assistants and volunteers.
  • Have immediate communication with Director regarding suspected child abuse and neglect.
  • Have immediate communication with Director regarding health status of a child.
  • Implement planning created by the classroom Teacher.
  • Maintain a daily classroom log.
  • Complete other reports as requested.
  • Provide and maintain a clean, neat, safe and organized classroom in a Christian environment.
  • Supervise all activities to ensure safety of all children at all times.
  • Use positive discipline and guidance techniques.
  • Have frequent interaction with children.
  • Assist with self-care, meal and snack service.

Job Type: Temporary

To apply, visit: For questions, call Paula Burzawa at 847-368-7596 or email [email protected].