Meet our amazing team of "Mommy" teachers!
As a mom, we understand how important a childs happiness and health is, that is why we make such a great team of mommy teachers. Your child is treated just like one of our own! We have an amazing references from parents in our program that continue to rave about our teachers and preschool.
In addition, all of our teachers are certified in First Aid and CPR, have a food handlers permit, have passed a federal back ground check and have ongoing training in the child development field to continue to increase our passion taking care of your precious little ones.
Stephanie is the owner of Chuckles-n-Cuddles. Her own children Konnor, Charlie and Kaleb became her inspiration to open her LICENSED in-home child care in 2013, they have had so much fun making friends that have become "family" over the years. She has several years experience working in the child care field as well as being a nanny for 5 years to a family of six children. Making children feel safe, happy and keeping them healthy is a passion for her. This has been her dream since she was a little girl. In her spare time she likes to read, working on projects for the preschool program and go on new adventures with her family.
Amanda is a full time teacher at Chuckles-n-Cuddles. She is a former teacher for UNR Child and Research Center in Reno Nevada. She has several years experience in the child care field, including being a mommy to her own sweet kids Delilah and Colebear. Amanda is one of the most positive people you will ever meet. She has such a kind soul and is always helping those in need, whether it is our kiddos or teachers in need. Amanda always takes the extra time with each child to explain and teach them, she makes each child feel so special! She enjoys teaching songs, games, reading books, etc. to the children each morning. In her spare time she enjoys reading and spending quality time with her family, catching Pokemon go at the park, or jumping in rain puddles!
Gavriel "Gavy" (on the right)
Gavriel is a part time teacher at Chuckles-n-Cuddles. She is a therapuetic Therapist at The Childrens Center. She has several years experience working in the child care field, including at ABC Beginnings. Gavy is very genuine and wants to help children who need help socializing with their friends. She always has a smile on her face and loves to give hugs. In her spare time she loves to spend time with family and friends. She is a "clean freak" and disinfects everything at the end of each day, it always smells so good here!
Resources for our teachers:
Child Care Licensing Rules:
First Aid & CPR Certification:
Address: 1918 West 4100 South #102, West Valley City, UT 84119 & Phone:(801) 598-8370
Food Handlers Permit:
Federal Background Check:
1) Contact the police station you reside in to have your fingerprints taken to complete the federal background form/check.
2) Submit the online background screening form.
Brightwheel Training Video - You Tube:
Wanted: Amazing grown-ups who GET kids. Must be ready to make 16 or more new best friends, pour paint, dig holes, wipe noses, tell stories, get hugs, and sing silly songs (even off-key!).
Benefits include: Bringing your own child (over the age of 4) with you, paid holidays, paid continuing education, fun and loving co-workers and a super cool community to immerse yourself within.
Please share if you know of someone we just HAVE to meet. if you know any of our teachers, you know exactly the kind of amazing I'm looking for!
So that we can keep our kids safe and give them the best care possible the applicant must:
1) Must LOVE kids (most important)
2) Be certified in child and adult First Aid and CPR
3) Have a food handlers permit
4) Be able to pass a federal back ground check.
Its easy to apply! Just email your resume to: