Local Private Preschool is now hiring a full time teacher, part time entry level assistant, and a cook to work at our schools. We operate seven preschool and learning center locations in Portland, Happy Valley, and Tualatin. We have full time and part time positions available. To apply, please respond to this posting with your resume and a brief description of your interest in our schools. Please also include the specific position and location you would like to work in. Still working full time? Visit our Job Fair on Saturday, November 18th from 10am-1pm at our Sellwood or Happy Valley schools for an initial interview (we are hiring at our other locations as well, but these are where we are hosting the Job Fair). Please bring your resume and be prepared to complete a comprehensive application
7733 SE 13th Ave. Portland, 97202
Happy Valley School:
12771 SE Sunnyside Rd. Clackamas, 97015
The ideal candidates will have had at least one year of experience working in a certified child care center and/or a degree in early childhood education (or related coursework). The teacher in these positions will have the opportunity to work with children ages 3 months - 6 years, and must be comfortable diapering, feeding, and entertaining the children as well as lesson planning and following a curriculum. Aides will work with all ages at our center, from 3 months to 6 years. The experienced teachers will be responsible for planning and implementing age appropriate activities that compliment our curriculum, and for creating and maintaining a safe and healthy teaching environment. Cooks are responsible for preparing meals in accordance with our menu and schedule, and substituting allergens when necessary. Cooks may also spend some time in the classroom, so being comfortable around children is essential in this role. All teachers, assistants, and cooks must be enrolled in the Oregon Central Background Registry and take the mandatory reporter training and the health and safety training prior to start date. Further, all employees must provide proof of a Food Handler's card and First/Aid CPR card within 30 days of starting.
We offer our teachers:
-Generous childcare discount for eligible applicants
-Success share bonus program
-Paid sick and vacation time
-Full benefits package including medical, dental, and vision
-401k program with employer match
-Paid continued education trainings
-Paid classroom supplies
-Staff and community events
-Curriculum and materials
-Warm and welcoming environment!
More about our schools and program:
We operate seven different schools throughout Portland, Clackamas, and Tualatin. You will be responsible for helping the lead teachers in a variety of ways, including (but not limited to) engaging with the children, preparing and presenting curriculum, light cleaning and organizing, and keeping a safe and clean learning environment for the kiddos! We are looking for individuals who have a love for children and a passion for early childhood education! If you are looking for a job where you will be part of a community and will be making a difference in the world, this is the position for you!
We have a very warm and supportive environment, and many of our families have been with us since they were infants! Respond to this posting with your resume and a brief description of you interest, preferred age group and location, and why you would be a good fit! Apply to join a community today!