We at IUPUI Center for Young Children (CYC) believes that children learn through play, hands-on activities, experiences and interaction with their environment. We are Hiring Toddler Assistants!!!

We believe children learn through play, concrete experiences, and interaction with their environment, parents, peers and teachers.

We provide a setting in which children can wonder, solve, learn and grow and we strive to amplify the potential of all children within our care through the guidance and encouragement of experienced and professional teachers.

The overall objective of our curriculum design is to promote independence, self-esteem, confidence, and critical thinking skills providing the foundations for continued intellectual and academic growth.

Join our Growing TEAM!

Educational Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED

Skills Required:

  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong verbal communication and listening skills
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Maintains a high degree of professionalism
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain confidential information


  • Sign on Bonus
  • Multiple plan options for medical insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Savings Account with generous IU contribution
  • Life insurance, LTD, and AD&D options
  • Base retirement plan contribution from IU, currently 10% of salary, subject to vesting
  • Additional supplemental retirement plan options
  • Tuition benefit for IU classes
  • 10 paid holidays per year
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Learn more about our benefits by reviewing our online Benefits Brochure.

Work Hours: 7:30am-4:30pm or 8:30am-5:30 pm

Salary: Starts at $15.60/hr