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Careers

Take Joy In Leading Children Through Adventures

Work Hard And Play Harder As A Part Of A Dynamic Team Dedicated To Making A Difference In The Lives Of Children

Flexible Schedules Are Just The Right Fit

Although we require crew members to work weekend evenings, the rest is up to you! Choose from part-time or full-time, evenings, or days. Flexible schedules give you the freedom to pursue your personal goals.

Silly And Creative? Yes Please!

Face painting, balloon art, performance art, dance…did we miss anything? Let us know! Bring your creative side to life because you’re an essential part of the experience, and your talents are gold to the children in your care.

Enjoy Discounted Care For Your Children Too

Take advantage of discounted rates for your child because they deserve a day packed with all the discovery, fun, and magic imaginable too!

The Rules That We Play By:

Kindness

We choose kindness and inspire kindness

We have big hearts and an all for one, one for all mindset. We inspire a better tomorrow through creating meaningful interactions and giving grace when needed. We help children navigate in an inclusive social setting, create friendships and celebrate being unique!

Integrity

We bring our best selves every day.

We always do what we say we are going to do! We are positive and hold ourselves accountable.

Deliver

We deliver fun, educational adventures where children are learning.

We are energetic, exciting, and HAPPY! We create fun, educational experiences every day! We get loud, we laugh, we smile, we dance, and sometimes we get messy! We understand the importance of play and creating meaningful interactions in a natural learning environment where children learn through their experiences.

We create wow experiences for our families, team, and our community through positive and meaningful interactions. We don’t settle for average!

Serve

We love what we do and who we do it with!

We are passionate about making a difference in the lives of the people we serve: Our customers, each other, and our community!

Kindness

We choose kindness and inspire kindness

We have big hearts and an all for one, one for all mindset. We inspire a better tomorrow through creating meaningful interactions and giving grace when needed. We help children navigate in an inclusive social setting, create friendships and celebrate being unique!

Integrity

We bring our best selves every day.

We always do what we say we are going to do! We are positive and hold ourselves accountable.

Deliver

We deliver fun, educational adventures where children are learning.

We are energetic, exciting, and HAPPY! We create fun, educational experiences every day! We get loud, we laugh, we smile, we dance, and sometimes we get messy! We understand the importance of play and creating meaningful interactions in a natural learning environment where children learn through their experiences.

We create wow experiences for our families, team, and our community through positive and meaningful interactions. We don’t settle for average!

Serve

We love what we do and who we do it with!

We are passionate about making a difference in the lives of the people we serve: Our customers, each other, and our community!

Staff Testimonials

Iceberg Site logo at Drop-in childcare center serving Washington and Texas It’s not your traditional daycare but it’s a fantastic place to work with some really awesome ladies. The kids are great and the place has a wonderful atmosphere. - Teacher Iceberg Site logo at Drop-in childcare center serving Washington and Texas I recommend Adventure kids to parents who need time together or to themselves. The staff is amazing and always find ways to entertain the children making sure that their stay is enjoyable. - Play Crew Member/Shift Manager Iceberg Site logo at Drop-in childcare center serving Washington and Texas This is one of my favorite places to work. I don’t think I will leave this particular job. The owner and all the managers/colleagues are amazing. We all work as a team so no one gets burnt out from anything. - Teacher Iceberg Site logo at Drop-in childcare center serving Washington and Texas I enjoyed my time with AKP. The kids were great, some co workers are the best and still keep in touch with them. I would totally go back and work for them again! - Teacher Iceberg Site logo at Drop-in childcare center serving Washington and Texas This place of business goes beyond words, truly an amazing environment and place of work there is to be. This place teaches you so many life skills and not just from the staff, from the kids that attend this business on a daily basis. - Child Care Worker Iceberg Site logo at Drop-in childcare center serving Washington and Texas I've been with this company for 2 years and have continued to move up with hard work! I am paid well for what I do and have fun doing it. Everyday is different and that can be exciting! - Manager

We are Hiring!

Position Title: Playcrew

Accountable To: Manager on Duty

Accountable For: No subordinates. Direct supervision of all children

Annual Training Required: 

Preservice Training: 24 Hours in first 90 Days Additional 24 Hours Annually

Qualifications:  

  • Must be 18 Years of Age and hold a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Pass all required background checks
  • Must be able to exercise good judgment
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time and lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be certified in Pediatric CPR and First Aid
  • If required obtain a food handlers certificate; If required undergo TB testing
  • Must be fun, energetic, and love kids
  • Must choose kindness, hold yourself accountable, and passionate about making a difference.

Job Summary:

At a minimum, you must be able to: lead a group of children in crafts and games, responsibly supervise children, follow all safety practices and licensing standards, facilitate transitions of children into and out of the center, physically pick up a child, clean and sanitize. prepare and serve meals, exercise good judgment, provide quality customer service and have fun! Our goal is to maintain a safe and fun environment where children wish to return again and again!

Essential Job Functions: 

  • Play and interact with children. Play and interact with children. This includes games on the floor and ensuring all activities are completed in our various programs! Our goal is that every child is having fun and wants to return time and time again!
  • Follow all programming and daily schedules 
  • Supervise and ensure the safety of children. This is the most important job! The play crew is responsible for all supervision of all children and to ensure we maintain a fun and safe environment.  This includes managing all children and the environment
  • Welcome children and make them feel comfortable. 
  • Meeting all basic needs: Play Crew employees are responsible for meeting all the basic needs for the children in our care.

▪ This might include but not limited to Diaper Changes, Restroom Assistance, comforting an upset child, Feeding/ food preparation, etc…

  • Follow all company policies and procedures and those of any governing agencies such as licensing and  the health department 
  • Clean and sanitize areas per policies to prevent the spread of communicable diseases • Administer CPR/First Aid if necessary. 
  • Ensure sanitary conditions of their assigned area. 
  • Responsible for food preparation

Position Title: Shift Manager – Hourly Childcare Center

  • Do you choose and inspire kindness?
  • Do you bring your best self everyday?
  • Do you hold yourself and others accountable?
  • Can you deliver fun in all that you do?
  • Are you energetic, happy, and positive?
  • Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of the children, families, and team  members you work with?
  • Are you looking for a great team with a great culture?

If you answered yes to the questions above, come join our team! Adventure Kids Playcare is seeking to  add positive and energetic personalities to our team with similar values!

If you are kind, fun, energetic, and understand what it takes to inspire a team apply today! We are a  unique team full of happy, positive, smiling faces! The ideal candidates must be self-starters, able to  motivate others, hold themselves and others accountable and be passionate about making a difference.

Responsibilities: 

As a shift manager, you must be able to lead your team through a shift ensuring all policies, procedures,  and standards are met by the team. The shift manager is vital part our organization and day to day  operations. In addition to leading a team and being a role model, you must be able to fulfill all playcrew  responsibilities which include: lead a group of children in crafts and games, responsibly supervise children, follow all safety practices, facilitate transitions into and out of the center, physically pick up a  child, clean and sanitize. prepare and serve meals, exercise good judgement and have fun! Our goal is to  maintain a safe and fun environment where children wish to return again and again!

Skills: 

Great customer skills are required. A shift manager is the face of our center which requires excellent oral  and written communication skills! You must be able to work in a fast paced environment, multi-task,  and pass a background check.

A professional demeanor with staff, parents and children is required at all times. You must demonstrate  the ability to work well under pressure while maintaining a pleasant attitude and initiative! Above all – you must enjoy being actively engaged with children!! Experience working in with children and in  management preferred but not required. We will train candidates who have a love of children and  inspire others!

Flexible schedules, FT/PT available. ***Weekend evenings are required*** All team members must  obtain CPR and Food Handlers Certification within first week of employment!

Position Title: Center Director – Hourly Childcare Center
  • Do you love spreading kindness and inspiring others?
  • Do you give 110% everyday?
  • Do you hold yourself and others accountable?
  • Do you strive to make a difference?
  • Do you choose and inspire kindness?
  • Can you deliver fun in all that you do? Are you energetic, happy, and positive?
  • Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of the children, families, and team  members you work with?
  • Are you looking for a great team with a great culture?
Then keep scrolling!  Adventure Kids Playcare is seeking a Director who is passionate, energetic, driven, accountable and  understand what it takes to inspire a team. We are looking for a candidate who is a positive influence  and motivates others to do their best every day! Our director effectively manages the day-to-day  operations to ensure quality throughout the center. The work you do directly makes a difference in the  lives of children, families, and your staff. Responsibilities:  This position has the responsibility for managing the overall operation of the child care center including: the recruitment and development of staff and staff culture; financial oversight; management of and  conformance to all policies and programs relative both to human resource management and  programming; child safety, environmental and health/hygiene as required for licensing as well as all  other internal policies of Adventure Kids Playcare. As the Center Director you must ensure your center  follows all state standards set forth in your state’s minimum standards as well as all Adventure Kids  programming! In addition to leading a team and being a role model, you must be able to fulfill all playcrew  responsibilities which include: lead a group of children in crafts and games, responsibly supervision  children, follow all safety practices, facilitate transitions into and out of the center, physically pick up a  child, clean and sanitize. prepare and serve meals, exercise good judgement and have fun! Our goal is to  maintain a safe and fun environment where children wish to return again and again! Skills:  Great customer skills are required. The Center Director is the face of our center which requires  excellent oral and written communication skills! You must be able to work in a fast pace environment,  multi-task, and pass a background check. A professional demeanor with staff, parents and children is required at all times. You must demonstrate the ability to work well under pressure while maintaining a pleasant, energetic attitude that brings families back time and time again!! Above all -you must enjoy being actively engaged with children!! One year as a center director in a licensed childcare center. You must have a current directors  certificate. Certifications:  
  • Director Certification
  • PR/ First Aid Certified
  • Food Managers Certificate
Flexible schedule ***Weekend evenings are required***