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UIC Children’s Center employs 4 student employees to assist classroom teachers in one of our 3 preschool classrooms.

Hours of Employment

  • Monday-Friday 1:30-5:00
  • Monday-Friday 3:00-6:00

Due to the nature of this position‚ there is little flexibility in the work schedule. In order to provide consistency for the children‚ students must commit to a minimum of one full semester.

Minimum Qualifications Heading link

  • Student employees must be active UIC students registered for at least six credit hours.
  • Student employees must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Interest in and/or previous experience with children preferred but not required.
  • Position available to both federal and non-federal work-study students.

Requirements Heading link

  • Medical exam verifying good health (Center will arrange upon employment)
  • Negative TB test (Center will arrange upon employment)
  • Proof of immunizations
  • 3 letters of reference
  • Copy of high school diploma
  • Current class schedule
  • Clearance on a criminal background check

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