Employment

ASSISTANT TEACHER

Magic Lantern Preschool is located in the Seattle Hillman City neighborhood. We are looking for educators who approach their daily work with joy and reflection, seek true partnership with families, and value the side-by-side work with children and co-teachers. Teachers work as part of an equal teaching team with the support of a mentor teacher to provide learning experiences for children in multi-age classrooms that range in age from 2 ½ to 5 years. Teachers plan curriculum, invitations to learn through play, and observe and document children’s learning. This position is a full-time or part-time position Monday-Friday. We are looking for teachers at least one year experience leading programs for children 2 ½ to 5 years. We value diversity and what it brings to our lives. All are welcome and encouraged to apply!

Magic Lantern values a strong work-life balance that values family, health, and life-long learning. The starting salary range is dependent on experience and education ($18-$21/hour). We offer an excellent benefits package including health/dental/optical insurance, three weeks of vacation in the first year, paid sick leave, short-term disability, on-site professional development opportunities, and a matching retirement plan.

Please submit a resume and a cover letter to Monica Martinez at mmartinez@soundchild.org describing your passion and experience educating preschool age children in a collaborative environment.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $18.00 - $21.00 per hour