Assistant Teacher - Downtown Seattle

Kids Services Seattle, Washington


Description

Northwest Center is now hiring a FULL-TIME Assistant Teacher for our Downtown Seattle School!

Northwest Center Kids provides early learning programs for children with and without disabilities in the same classroom, recognizing each child as a unique individual. We're a place where kids of all abilities can reach their full potential together.

Location: Downtown Seattle

Schedule: Monday through Friday, an eight-hour shift between the hours of 7 AM to 6 PM

Wage: $17.00 - $18.00 per hour


As an Assistant Teacher, you will work as part of a dynamic team, supporting Lead Teachers in developing and implementing positive, nurturing, and stimulating activities suited for the children's developmental needs. While there is an assigned schedule to ensure smooth transitions and staff breaks, you will be flexible, jumping in enthusiastically where needed. We serve children from birth through 5 years old.

Benefits:

  • 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.

Requirements:

  • High School diploma
  • Proof of a negative TB Test
  • STARS certification within 6 months of hire, and completion of CPR and First Aid certification within one month of hire 
  • Candidates with one year or more of Early Childhood Education experience will be given preference

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.