At ChildRoots, we're lovers and doers of art, science, and PLAY!
We strive to...
• communicate clearly and directly
• keep it positive and constructive
• listen actively
• ask questions and offer true choices
• avoid labels
• take responsibility
and we believe...
• everyone has something unique and valuable to share
• process is more important than product
• tomorrow can be better than today
Our centers are beautiful, intentional spaces full of charm and wonder. Would you like to join our team as an Preschool Teacher?
An Preschool Teacher provides loving, committed primary care for up to 10 children and works 8 hours per day, Monday - Friday.
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 course, an Introduction to Child Care Health & Safety, and a Sleep Safety for Oregon’s Infants course.
This role starts at $14.00/hour, with 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.
HOW TO APPLY
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!
ChildRoots is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
Last updated 02/14/2019 (JB)