Part-Time teaching OPPORTUNITY

assistant Teacher


TCS - The Children's School is a nonprofit, Montessori-based preschool, located in the U-District that was established way back in 1965. For over 50 years, we have had the privilege of educating young children ages 2 to 6 years old. Our classes are in-session from September to June, between 9 am and 3 pm daily.

TCS is looking for a part-time, preschool assistant teacher to join our dynamic team. We are seeking dedicated people and/or students who are curious, creative, thoughtful, reliable, and fun, as well as excited about the potential of young children and passionate about learning. The ideal candidate will need to be open-minded, flexible, and ready for new challenges each day. Someone with a good sense of humor who is willing to laugh at oneself and appreciate each experience.


If you think you have these qualities and you want to be considered for a teaching position (either paid or for college credit), please email a short written statement describing a current meaningful interaction that you have had with a young child along with a copy of your professional résumé including references to


Upon review, those who are selected as potential candidates will be invited to visit our school/classrooms to see our space, meet some of our instructors, and tell us more about yourself and what you'd like to contribute!

Please do not send ANY other materials electronically. We gratefully appreciate your interest in working with us and look forward to meeting you.

~Team TCS

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