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Apply Today!  We Can't Wait to Meet you!
When you fill this out, we will reach out to you with in 24 
hours to schedule a time to meet with you. 
What is your full name : First, Middle, Last
What is your telephone number: 
What is your email address:
What is your home address:
How did you hear about Crayons 2 Pencils: 
Do you currently have a College Degree? If yes, please describe
Describe the Age Group that best fits you?
Are you currently enrolled in college?  If so what days, times and what are you going to school for? 
If you are in High School, Are you in any sports or extracurricular activities? 
Have you ever been convicted of a crime? felony?  This includes DUI's. If yes, please describe. 
* We are required to do a federal background check as well as a fingerprint background check on all employees    
Do you have a current 1st aid and CPR Certificate?  If yes, When does it expire? If not, no worries, we will help you get this training. 
Do you have your essentials training done? If not, no worries :) We will set you up with them.
What is your first available day to start working? 
What works Best for your Initial Interview? 
Thank you for sending in your application.  Your application goes directly to Jill Larsen owner of Crayons 2 Pencils.  If you have any questions, you can always reach her at 515-285-5322 or email at 
Do you have a Facebook account?  If yes, what is the name.  
If no, Facebook is a requirement to work here as we do all our staff communication through it. We use a private facebook group to communicate with our teachers, share the staff schedule and send out messages to employees.  
My Facebook page is: 
What day and time work best for an interview? 
We are currently hiring Full Time and Part Time Employees who have a true passion for teaching young children. 
Are you looking for Full Time or Part Time?
Meet the Directors

Meet Cindy and Jill - Our job is to help you to be successful in your classroom.  We do this through hands on trainings, team meetings and so much more.  We want to make sure you have all the tools you need to be successful in your classroom.  We have over 20 years teaching experience that we help pass down to you.  We love what we do and we want to help you to love what you do too!  Come be a part of our team :) We can't wait to meet you!
Full Time Employees 
Birth-Pre-K Campus

* Works 4 10 hour days (same day off each week) 
* Starting pay $14 per hour depending on experience 
* Quarterly Rewards system - Prizes & Rewards
* We help you get a college degree - 
  You pay only 10% tuition, and we pay up to 90% of your tuition as we Team with Teach Iowa who also helps pay towards your tuition. You will also get 48 hours paid time off per semester to attend classes or study. 
*Hands on Trainings to be successful in your classroom
* Hours - Monday-Friday from 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM  
* Must be 18 Years old- We will train you :) 
* Earned Paid Time Off
* Discount for Employees Children 
* IRA with Employee Match 
Part Time Employees 
(Camp Counselors is what your role would be)
School Age Campus for after school and school breaks K-5th grade

* Works 2:45-6 Monday-Friday during the school year 
* Summer hours- Vary
* We work around college classes & Sports Schedules
* Quarterly Rewards system 
* Must be 16 years old 
* Starting Pay $12
* Gets to attend field trips, play games and facilitate lots of events like our color run, field day, glow in the dark parties and so much more! 
Fill out the form to your right on this page to schedule your interview today!
We can’t wait to meet you!