Continuous in-service training on curriculum
development, first aid/CPR, and promoting self-esteem
in young children is expected of all employees.
Director and Team Teachers are First Aid and CPR
certified and trained in preventing the spread
of contagious disease through universal precautions.
All staff are state mandated reporters for suspected
child neglect or abuse and are trained in identifying
signs of neglect and abuse.
The Director is responsible for overall
Child Care Center operations, including management
and staff supervision.
The Team Teachers are responsible for
classroom management, including daily schedules,
curriculum and developmental assessments. Their
minimum qualifications are:
Age 21 or older
Bachelors Degree in a child development field
of study with emphasis on early childhood
Experience teaching in an early childhood
First Aid Certificate and CPR (current)
Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and evacuate
children in times of emergency
Gallick has been with the child care
Lee has been a team teacher here since
Morbitzer has been a Team Teacher
at ISU Child Care Center since Fall, 1993
In addition to professional staff the child care
recruits teacher aids and volunteers
that currently attend Illinois State University.
They assist Team Teachers & the Director in
classroom activities or as needed. Their minimum
An ISU student 18 years or older
Experience with young children
Ability to lift 50 pounds and evacuate children
in times of emergency
Graduate Assistants are able to complete
an assistantship through the Child Care Center.
They are in the center for a total of 20 hours
per week. Their minimum qualifications are:
Age 18 or older
Family & Consumer Sciences Graduate
student with a 3.20 GPA