At ChildRoots, we practice empathy, positivity, and genuine communication.

We're inspired by RIE, the Whole Brain Child, Love & Logic, constructivism, and Reggio Emilia.

We facilitate learning and development through language, conflict resolution, art, science, and lots of play!

Our centers are welcoming, ever-evolving environments, and we're looking for part-time and full-time Break Support to join our team.

Break Support is a reliable and stable presence in multiple classrooms, providing mid-day support for teachers to take breaks and lunches.  

A great candidate for this role has worked in a formal child care environment before and/or has taken college-level courses related to early childhood education. 

To work with us - or any licensed Oregon child care center - you must be enrolled in Oregon's Central Background Registry. Also, within your first 30 days of employment, you'll need to have or obtain an Oregon Food Handler's Card and Pediatric CPR/First Aid certification. You'll also need to complete Oregon's Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect and Introduction to Child Care Health & Safety courses.

This role currently starts at $14.25/hour. We offer opportunities for annual performance reviews and merit-based raises (up to $0.50/hour per review), bonuses, and paid time off, including holidays throughout the year and a Winter Break. We also offer health, vision, dental & life insurance coverage and a 401(k) with a generous company match. 


Complete our online application, where you'll share your résumé and contact information for 3 personal references

If you're passionate about children and education, we're hoping to hear from you!


Updated 09/03/2019 (JB)