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There are a million reasons why being an early childhood educator is rewarding. You can support the social, emotional, and academic growth of a child. Become a role model. Or tap into your own inner child. No day is ever the same! See new opportunities in licensed early childhood education programs below!

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Opportunities at thread

Family Wellness Consultant

thread Northern/Interior- Thrivalaska

Fairbanks

Minimum Requirements: 1. Masters degree in social work, psychology, counseling or related field. 2. Licensed or certified mental health professional in the State of Alaska 3. Experience & expertise in ...More

thread Contract Trainer

thread

thread’s Contract Trainers provide contracted professional development services on a variety of topics in early childhood. Requirements Contract Trainers must meet the requirements to be approved by the Alaska System ...More

thread Professional Development Specialist

thread

Anchorage

Specific Responsibilities The Professional Development Specialist provides professional development supports and services to early educators and early childhood education programs to improve the quality of early childhood education in Alaska. ...More

Opportunities in Alaska

Lead Program Staff

Camp Fire Alaska

Location: Various ASD Elementary Schools

Job Description LEAD PROGRAM STAFF SCHOOL AGE PROGRAM (SAP) OVERVIEW Camp Fire Alaska’s licensed School Age Program serves youth in grads K-6th grad and runs before and after school programs. ...More

Assistant Site Director

Camp Fire Alaska

Various ASD Elementary Schools

Job Description SCHOOL AGE PROGRAM OVERVIEW: Camp Fire Alaska’s licensed School Age Program serves youth in grades K-6th and runs before and after school programming. Half day and full day ...More

Program Technician III - Data

Rural Alaska Community Action Program Inc.

731 E. 8th Ave. Anchorage

Job Description Responsible for the operation and oversight of the Child Development Division data management programs, and for accurate and timely entry of assigned program services data. Produces required reports ...More

Assistant Teacher

Joy Greisen Jewish Education Center (JEC)

Anchorage

We are searching for an Assistant Teacher to join our team. If you believe in strengthening a child’s early learning experiences through engagement through play, culture, and independence, we would ...More

Assistant Teacher

Enep'ut Children's Center

1112 Hess Ave., Fairbanks

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Early Childhood Education Lead Teacher

Pacific Northern Academy

Anchorage

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Education Manage

Cook Inlet Native Head Start

Anchorage, AK

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: 1. Develops and implements plans to enhance the education, health, social, and emotional growth of children and families served. Design pre and post measures of learning readiness, ...More

Executive Director

Seldovia Community Preschool

Seldovia, Alaska

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Finance Director

CCS Early Learning

Wasilla

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Floaters and Substitutes; part time/full time

Joy Greisen Jewish Education Center (JEC)

Anchorage

Floating teachers and substitute teachers assist all classes and age groups, doing duties as assigned and filling role of AT in event of teacher absences. Minimum qualifications and requirements: High ...More

Infant/Toddler Teacher

Tanana Chiefs Conference

Nenana

Job incumbent provides safe, healthy, and developmentally appropriate care to infants/toddlers enrolled in the TCC Comprehensive Prenatal to Five Head Start program. Incumbent conducts a comprehensive program and supervises all ...More

Infant/Toddler Teacher

Tanana Chiefs Conference

Galena

Job incumbent provides safe, healthy, and developmentally appropriate care to infants/toddlers enrolled in the TCC Comprehensive Prenatal to Five Head Start program. Incumbent conducts a comprehensive program and supervises all ...More

Lead Preschool Teacher

Anchor Lutheran School

8100 Arctic Blvd, Dimond and Arctic Blvd., Anchorage

We are searching for a Lead Teacher to join us for our 3-5 year old preschool program. If you believe in enriching a child’s early learning experiences through play, faith, ...More

Lead Teacher in Preschool Classroom (3 years - 5 years)

Joy Greisen Jewish Education Center (JEC)

Anchorage

We are searching for a Lead Teacher to join our 3-5 year old preschool program. If you believe in strengthening a child’s early learning experiences through engagement through play, culture, ...More

Lead Teacher - Preschool

Anchor Lutheran School

8100 Arctic Blvd.

Salary based on education and experience0-4 years of service 2 weeks of vacationHealth Benefits offeredMore

Lead Teachers, Assistant Teachers and Support Staff

Abbott Bright Beginnings ELC

2500 Abbott Road

Part-time$11 to $13 an hour Benefits available within first 90 days of hire:Friendly team environmentPerformance appraisals with tentative pay increases every twelve monthsEmployee Health insuranceColonial Life supplemental health benefitsATT 8% ...More

Lead Teachers, Assistant Teachers and Support Staff

Eagle River Bright Beginnings ELC

12228 Lake St Eagle River AK 99577

Part-time$11 to $13 an hourFriendly team environmentPerformance appraisals with tentative pay increases every 12 monthsEmployee health insuranceColonial Life supplemental health benefitsATT 8% discount on service plan24 hours paid training annuallyFree ...More

Preschool Assistant Teacher

Tanana Chiefs Conference

Northway

Job incumbent provides support and assistance through family centered services, in a developmentally appropriate way, to families with children between the ages of three and five, dependent upon the local ...More

Preschool Assistant Teacher

Tanana Chiefs Conference

Huslia

Job incumbent provides support and assistance through family centered services, in a developmentally appropriate way, to families with children between the ages of three and five, dependent upon the local ...More

Preschool Assistant Teacher

Tanana Chiefs Conference

McGrath

Job incumbent provides support and assistance through family centered services, in a developmentally appropriate way, to families with children between the ages of three and five, dependent upon the local ...More

Preschool Assistant Teacher

Tanana Chiefs Conference

Fort Yukon

Job incumbent provides support and assistance through family centered services, in a developmentally appropriate way, to families with children between the ages of three and five, dependent upon the local ...More

Preschool Classroom Aide

CCS Early Learning

Wasilla

Support the implementation of high-quality teaching and instructional practices in the Head Start Preschool to enhance the impact of teacher-child interactions to achieve positive outcomes for children. Use research-based strategies ...More

Preschool Lead Teacher

Tanana Chiefs Conference

Tanacross

Job incumbent provides support and assistance through family centered programming, in a developmentally appropriate way, to families and children between the ages of three and five, dependent upon the local ...More

Preschool Lead Teacher

Tanana Chiefs Conference

Fort Yukon

Job incumbent provides support and assistance through family centered programming, in a developmentally appropriate way, to families and children between the ages of three and five, dependent upon the local ...More

Professional Development Specialist

CCS Early Learning

2060 E Industrial Drive, Wasilla Alaska 99654

Support the implementation of high-quality teaching and instructional practices in the Head Start Preschool to enhance the impact of teacher-child interactions to achieve positive outcomes for children. Use research-basedstrategies to ...More

School-Age Coordinator

Joy Greisen Jewish Education Center (JEC)

Anchorage

Qualifications Experience:School Age Program, 1 year (Required)Education:High school or equivalent (Required)License:CPR & AED (Preferred) Full Job Description The JEC Camps/In-service Camps Program provides up to 30 children, ages kindergarten through 6th ...More