Our Staff:

Staff Longevity

     We are proud to acknowledge that many of our staff (over half) have been a part of the VA Neighborhood Child Care Center for five or more years. Twenty-five percent of our staff have been with the center over twenty years!

Education & Training

     All of our staff either hold or are working towards a Bachelor's Degree and are educated and/or experienced in early childhood education or child development. Staff must pass the MN Department of Human Services-Licensing Background Check as well as establish and maintain training in pediatric first aid, CPR, mandated reporting, OSHA, Shaken Baby Syndrome, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and topics relevant to early childhood development, research, and practice.