Early Childhood Teacher

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Kenmore Campus (Kenmore, WA)
Parent Resources Center
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Work Schedule: 
7:45am - 6:00pm/17 hrs per week
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Closing Date:
Open until filled

The Parent Resource Center (PRC) at Bastyr University is looking for a teacher for our multi-age
(3 months to 5 years) program. We care for the children of students and staff on the Kenmore
Campus of Bastyr University. This is a part time position, hours may vary.

Position Summary:
Responsible for developing strong relationships with the children, building and scaffolding their learning and development, and seeing that each child’s daily needs (eating, napping, diapers, play) are being met. Help to maintain an inclusive, supportive community for the children at the center.


Minimum 2 years of experience in early childhood education
Ability to relate positively to young children, parents, and staff
Flexibility and enthusiasm when supporting the development of young children
Effective and strong communication skills
Must be able to pass national background check
Ability to acquire basic first aid/infant CPR within 30 days of hire date
Be able to lift up to 40 pounds
Be able to walk, squat, kneel, sit on floor, see, hear, speak with children to ensure children's
health and safety

Please submit resume, cover letter, and three professional references to jobs[at]bastyr[dot]edu
Must indicate job #14-041 and job title in subject line. http://www.bastyr.edu/about/jobs/opportunities


Please submit cover letter, resume and references to:

To preserve natural resources and to help process your application more quickly, we ask that you only submit the documents requested per the job to the email below. No paper copies, please.

Email: jobs[at]bastyr[dot]edu
Office Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Bastyr University believes that diversity is a crucial factor in achieving academic excellence and profoundly enriching the university experience. We are committed to maintaining a high-quality, diverse workforce representative of the populations that we serve.  Bastyr University employs more than 64 core faculty and 264 staff in serving over 1,200 students.   Our faculty and staff are committed to achieving our mission by educating students to be future leaders in the natural health arts and sciences. Bastyr University promotes a work environment that allows students, faculty and staff to develop their interests and talents while experiencing a sense of community and a commitment to diversity.

Bastyr University is an equal opportunity institution. We do not discriminate in matters of employment or participation in programs, services or benefits on the basis of gender, race, creed, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, individuals with disabilities, genetic information, or veteran status. Our programs, services and facilities are accessible to individuals with disabilities. Please contact the university in advance if you require special accommodation due to a disability.

Special Note: All applicants must prove authorization to work in the United States at the time of a position offer. Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation. Any applicants requiring special assistance during the application process should contact the Human Resources department by phone (425) 602-3087 or fax (425) 602-3058 or email jobs[at]bastyr[dot]edu.

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