Lead Teacher

Kids Services Seattle, Washington


Northwest Center is seeking a Lead Teacher to join our team!

Do you enjoy coaching and mentoring children? Are you patient and dedicated to helping your students achieve success? Are you looking to make a positive impact in your community? Northwest Center Kids' mission is to provide an inclusive environment where all families receive individual programs of education, advocacy, therapy, and family support that nurtures the development of children with and without disabilities. Be a part of the team that is leading the education inclusion revolution!

We are hiring a Lead Teacher to develop and implement positive, nurturing, and stimulating programs suited for the children's individual developmental needs from birth to five years. In this role, the Teacher will partner with a co-teacher to plan developmentally appropriate activities, conduct child assessments, collaborate with therapists, and maintain strong and supportive relationships with families. Our ideal candidate is patient, committed, adaptable, engaging, and team-oriented.

Location: Greenwood
Schedule: Monday - Friday, an 8-hour shift between 7 AM and 6 PM
Wage: $36,500.00 - $50,000.00 DOE + $750 hiring bonus! 

*$250 to be paid out after 30 days of employment, and $500 to be paid out after 90 days of employment*


  • Excellent medical benefits, elective dental and vision
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • 401k
  • Subsidized gym membership
  • Verizon Wireless employee discount
  • Employment Assistance Program (EAP)

 Northwest Center is proud to offer its staff an income Protection Benefit to those potentially affected by COVID-19.


  • Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education with two (2) years experience
  • Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis on Early Childhood Education or related field preferred
  • Some experience with children of all abilities preferred

Northwest Center is committed to offering reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need any assistance or accommodations with the application or interview process, please contact us at [email protected].

At Northwest Center, we do not just accept diversity and inclusion — we celebrate it, support it, live it, and flourish in it to benefit our employees, the community, and our clientele. We believe that our strength lies within our diversity and the forward motion towards a day when people of all abilities can learn and work together. Northwest Center is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, including disability and veterans status.