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Mountain Sprouts Children's Community is a non-profit child care center and preschool that creatively engages children ages 2 – 6 to develop social and intellectual skills through hands-on exploration. At Mountain Sprouts we believe children, when given the opportunity, the tools and the space, will become their best selves.  The environment is seen as instrumental to a child's educational experience. Teachers work to create opportunities for learning both in nature and in our classroom while providing a safe, comfortable place for children to carry out their investigations through our beautiful location in the Central Cascade Mountains.

Part Time Lead Teacher

20 hours/week

Evergreen is our year round, full day program with two classrooms - our Juniors and our Preschoolers. We are searching for candidates to fill a part time position in our Preschool class. Preferred schedule is 12:30pm - 4:30pm.

Lead Teachers develop daily curriculum through the collaboration of our Teaching Team. Following our mission, they support each child's individual development utilizing nature, art, community, music and many other methods to give the tools and the inspiration to blossom into their best selves. 

Perspective candidates must possess an authentic interest in working with children, be self-motivated, have excellent communication skills, be highly organized and be willing to be part of a TEAM. We are looking for individuals who have high standards and believe the care they provide is invaluable. 

Qualifications (see Position Description Level 1)

  • High school diploma (early childhood degree preferred)

  • 1 year experience working with children between 2 and 6 years

  • Be at least 18 years

  • Physical capabilities to care for children in an outdoor setting

  • Enjoy working with children!


  • $15 - $17/hour DOE

  • Paid holidays and time off

  • Health insurance


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