The Links is accepting applications for:

  • Full-Time Child Development Specialists (Infants/Toddlers; Preschool)
  • Part-Time Support Staff

Fort Jesse is accepting applications for:

  • Full-Time Toddler Teacher
  • Part-Time Support Staff

To apply for a position at either Katie's Kids location mail completed application, resume with cover letter to:

Katie’s Kids Learning Center at The Links
C/O Tia
1602 Glenbridge Road
Bloomington, Illinois 61704

Or attach a PDF and email to: TiaG@KatiesKids.net

Employment Application

Katie’s Kids Learning Center at Fort Jesse
C/O Jody
2003 Jacobssen Drive
Normal, Illinois 61761

Or attach a PDF and email to: JodyW@KatiesKids.net

Employment Application


Child Development Specialist

  • Candidate MUST have a minimum of 60 hours of college coursework with at least 6 of those hours in Early Childhood Education or related field.
  • Experience with young children in a child care center setting is preferred.
  • We are looking for individuals that can perform on a team, working well with other staff and who have a passion for working with young children.
  • Candidate should have knowledge of what is developmentally appropriate for children ages 6 weeks - 5 years and be familiar with the Illinois Early Learning and Development Standard and the Illinois Early Learning Guidelines (birth to 3 years old) and (3 to 5 years).
  • Need to be familiar with Teaching Strategies GOLD
  • Job Type: Full-time

Support Staff

  • Qualified persons must be 18 years of age, have a high school diploma/GED and experience working with children in a group setting.
  • Candidates may be pursuing a degree in Early Childhood, Elementary Education or a related field.
  • Support staff help assist teachers by getting necessary supplies, interacting with children, cleaning toys/tables, helping with activities etc.  
  • Job Type: Part-time

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