Employment Opportunities

Dogwood Hills Academy, located in Canton, is currently hiring for the following child-care positions:
  1. Lead Teachers
  2. Assistant Teachers
  3. Substitutes

Toddler Lead Teacher

Dogwood Hills Academy is now accepting applications for a Toddler Lead Teacher.  Applicant must meet the DECAL requirements for a lead teacher with a minimum of a CDA in Early Childhood Development.  Each lead teacher is responsible for her classroom and completes lesson plans based on our program and daily schedule.  Continuous training is provided to our staff both on-line and live.  Interested candidates should submit an employment application here.

After-School Lead Teacher

Dogwood Hills Academy is now accepting applications for a Lead After-School Teacher. Great group of school-age children, K – 4th grade, needing help with homework, wanting to engage in arts and crafts and play outside. Lead Teacher is responsible for planning age-appropriate activities for these children and closing down the room. Prefer prior experience, but must be willing to engage with the children, as this is not a babysitting job!

Toddler Assistant Teacher/Co-Lead Teacher

Dogwood Hills Academy is now accepting applications for a Toddler Assistant Teacher/Co-Lead Teacher. Position is working with our older ones on their social skills, gross motor abilities and vocabulary building. Each day consists of a structured schedule of activities to help the children develop academically and socially. Candidate must be energetic, organized, self-motivated and able to work with the lead teacher. We promote a team experience and strive to offer each child the very best school experience available.

Preschool Assistant Teacher

Dogwood Hills Academy is now accepting applications for a Preschool Assistant Teacher to work 3pm to closing daily. This position will assist our full-time staff during afternoon pick-up. Applicant must be at least 17 years old, reliable, nurturing, fun and team oriented.

Afternoon Closer

Dogwood Hills Academy is accepting applications for an Afternoon Closer. This position is primarily responsible for helping close down classrooms with cleaning and disinfecting in the afternoon. Closer also assists with the cleaning of common areas in the school. Great job for an ambitious high school or college student looking for part-time hours. Applicant must be at least 16 years old to apply and have reliable transportation.

Assistant Teachers

We are growing and Dogwood Hills Academy is seeking assistant teachers with flexibility to work with several age groups. Candidates are responsible for assisting the lead teacher with classroom activities, including art, language development skills and classroom management. Candidates must enjoy working with very young children both inside and outside on the playground. Available positions include afternoon hours, so candidates must be able to work until close at 6:30pm.

Substitute Assistant and Lead Teachers

Dogwood Hills Academy is currently accepting applications for substitutes. Applicant must have the ability to relate positively to children and their parents. Great opportunity for the right candidate to have flexible hours and become part of a fantastic team.


Qualified applicants should respond to this posting with a completed Employment Application. All applicants must be at least 18 years old and provide a clean criminal records check, if offered a position. Dogwood Hills Academy is located in Canton, close to Avery Elementary School. Applicants should be located within a 20-30 minute commute of the school.