Employment

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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Does your licensed early childhood education program have an opening? Submit a job for posting on our site! You may also email a PDF file, including contact information and instructions about how to apply for your open position, to [email protected]. Please indicate in the email a date when the position should be taken down.

Opportunities at thread

Interested in joining thread? Recognized as a top workplace for well-being by the Anchorage Economic Development Corporation (AEDC)thread offers a culture of wellness and family friendly policies.

You may submit a resume or cover letter through the below job opportunities, or send a cover letter and resume to [email protected]. Please include the job title as the subject line of the email.

Request for Proposal: Child Care Stabilization and Trends Survey Project

thread

Unspecified

thread is seeking a contractor to perform surveys of child care programs and early educators this calendar year. The successful applicant will design, conduct, and analyze approximately four (4) surveys ...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 Staff Accountant

thread

Anchorage

The Staff Accountant provides support to staff in all finance department matters under the direction and support of the CFO, including assisting with financial forecasting, reconciliations, auditing, grant budgeting and ...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

Associate Administrator

Joy Child Development Center

Eagle River, AK

SUMMARY: Ensuring effective and efficient operations of the Joy Child Development Center, which provides quality education and/or child care services for the local community.  REPORT TO: The Associate Administrator reports ...More

CDC Manager - Anchorage

RurAL CAP

Anchorage, Alaska

JOB SUMMARY: Management of the licensed child care center operations to insure compliance with all state and municipality licensing requirements and best practices as determined by the National Association for ...More

Center Director

ANTHC Child Development Center

Anchorage

When you join our team as a Center Director, you will: Hire, engage and develop a team of “best in class” educators to be passionate and committed professionalsPartner with parents ...More

Child and Youth Program Assistant

U.S. Air Force

Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson

No military affiliation required! Positions available working with ages 6 weeks-5 years (Child Development Center); 5 years-12 years (Before/After School Care); 9 years-18 years (Youth & Teen Centers). Accountable for ...More

ChildCare Associates and Caregivers @ Champions, Aquarian Charter School

[email protected] KinderCare LLC

Aquarian Charter School, Anchorage

KinderCare Education is the nation’s leader in early childhood education. We nourish curiosity through purposeful experiences to create a future full of lifelong learners. From our National Support Center, to ...More

Classroom Assistant

Puffin Heights Montessori

1000 W 20th Avenue, Anchorage

Job Description:Light housekeeping duties (laundry, etc.), helping children transition in/outside, naptime assistance, work rotations and TLC when needed. Desired Qualifications: 1+ to 2 years of experienceAge Groups: Toddler & Pre-KHigh ...More

Cook

Joy Child Development Center

Eagle River, AK

SUMMARY: Responsible for meal and snack planning, preparation, service, ordering, storing, clean-up and record keeping for participation in USDA food program. HOURS: Scheduling depends upon the monthly enrollment, daily attendance ...More

Early Care Educator

Open Arms Child Development Center

2980 Davids Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99709

Develops and implements developmentally appropriate lesson plans.Identifies and defines developmental domains: physical, cognitive, social/emotional, and communication.Monitors and supports children’s growth in all aspects of development.Maintains a safe, healthy, and positive ...More

Early Childhood Administrator

Anchorage Cooperative Preschool

3031 LaTouche St Anchorage, AK 99508

Reports to: Board of Directors Hours of Work: 35 hours / 8:30-3:30 Monday- Friday (summer hours vary) Salary: $18-$19 an hr. Job Summary: To work with the Board, teacher and ...More

Early Childhood Center Administrator

Bayshore Early Learning Center

3131 Amber Bay Loop, Anchorage AK 99515

Are you an exceptional leader ready to head up a fully-staffed early learning center? Bayshore Early Learning Center has a maximum of 38 enrolled students with no drop-ins and is ...More

Early Childhood Education Lead Teacher

Pacific Northern Academy

Anchorage

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Early Childhood Teacher

Children's World Bilingual Montessori

Anchorage, AK

Children’s World Bilingual Montessori is seeking teachers with a background in Early Childhood Education. Preferred education includes; a Montessori Certificate, CDA, and/or Bachelors or AA in Early Education. We are ...More

Executive Director

Joy Child Development Center

Eagle River, AK

SUMMARY: Ensuring effective and efficient operations of the Joy Child Development Center, which provides quality education and/or child care services for the local community.  REPORT TO: The executive Director reports ...More

Food Service Lead - Anchorage Head Start

RurAL CAP

Anchorage, Alaska

JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for ensuring that all food service and nutrition related tasks for the Head Start program, serving children 0 to 5 years of age, are carried out. Designs ...More

Lead Childcare Administrator

Anchorage Waldorf School

Anchorage Waldorf School

The Anchorage Waldorf School is seeking a kind soul to help deliver quality program time for our students in our after school or before school program. Our staff are responsible ...More

Lead Preschool Teacher

Anchorage Cooperative Preschool

3031 Latouche St. Anchorage, AK 99508

Reports to: DirectorHours of Work: 35 hours / 8:30-3:30 Monday- Friday (Summer hours vary)Job Summary: The Preschool Teacher will work with the Board, Director and parents to create a safe, ...More

Lead Preschool Teacher for Cooperative Preschool

Anchorage Cooperative Preschool

Anchorage, Alaska

Anchorage Cooperative Preschool was founded in 1970 by a small group of parents who wanted children to have experiences individually and with other children and adults in a safe, positive ...More

Now Hiring - Child Care Teachers!

KinderCare - All locations

Anchorage

KinderCare at Work is Hiring Now! Full time and Part Time positions in all 3 of our sites:– Southcentral Foundation– ANTHC– Tundra Tykes Enjoy getting just as messy as the ...More

On-Call Program Aide/Substitute

Cook Inlet Native Head Start

Anchorage, Alaska

Responsible for ensuring the safety of children here at the Head Start facility and assists with the children as needed. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: 1. Maintains a safe and positive environment ...More

Preschool Assistant Teacher

Tanaina Child Development Center

1200 Airport Heights Dr. Suite 140, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Tanaina Child Development Center is looking for an enthusiastic, outgoing Assistant Preschool Teacher who enjoys working with children ages 3 to 4 years of age. Requirements: Must be at least ...More

Preschool Teacher

Alutiingcut Childcare Center

Kodiak, Alaska

This position is responsible for providing a fun and stimulating learning environment for preschool children, with an additional focus on sharing the Alutiiq culture.More

Preschool Teacher

3 to 5 Preschool

Sitka, Alaska

3 to 5 Preschool is hiring a full time teacher. The mission of 3 to 5 Preschool is to create an exciting and supportive learning environment where all members of ...More

Preschool Teacher Assistant

Anchorage Cooperative Perschool

3031 Latouche St., Anchorage, AK 99508

Reports to: Lead Teacher Hours of Work: 35 hours / 8:30-3:30 Monday- Friday (Summer hours vary) Job Summary: The Assistant Preschool Teacher will work with the Lead Teacher, Director and ...More

Registered Dietitian

RurAL CAP

Anchorage, Alaska

JOB SUMMARY: Establishes and implements a child and family nutrition-based curriculum to support projects that promote healthy eating and physical activity in Head Start/Early Head Start children and families. Collaborate to ...More

Site Director/Administrator

[email protected] LLC

[email protected] Aquarian Charter School

KinderCare Education is the nation’s leader in early childhood education. We nourish curiosity through purposeful experiences to create a future full of lifelong learners. From our National Support Center to ...More

Site Director/Administrator @ Champions, Aquarian Charter School

Champions @KinderCare LLC

Aquarian Charter School, Anchorage

KinderCare Education is the nation’s leader in early childhood education. We nourish curiosity through purposeful experiences to create a future full of lifelong learners. From our National Support Center to ...More

Star Teacher

Little Dippers Learning Center

Skagway, Alaska

The Little Dippers Learning Center is a seasonal Child Care Facility in Skagway, Alaska. The Star teacher is in charge of our older kids (6+) and is responsible to: Develop ...More

Sun Teacher

Little Dippers Learning Center

Skagway, Alaska

The Sun room is looking for an energized individual who are looking for summer work where you get to play outside and teach 4 & 5 year olds. The sun ...More

Teacher

Joy Child Development Center

Eagle River, AK

SUMMARY: The teacher will plan and implement an individually appropriate, anti-biased, multi-cultural curriculum that meets the needs of the assigned group of children. REPORT TO: Director or Assistant Director regarding ...More

Teacher Assistant

Little Dippers Learning Center

Skagway, Alaska

The Teacher Assistant is essential to our work team in supporting room leads and assisting children throughout the day. Assistants must be 18+ years old, able to pass a background ...More

TEACHER DIRECTOR - Napaskiak Head Start

RurAL CAP

Napaskiak, Alaska, 99559

JOB SUMMARY: Teacher for one center-based classroom. Provides for oversight and operations of the local Head Start program, integrating all Head Start components into classroom activities and home visits. Oversees ...More

Teacher/Associate Before & After School

[email protected] KinderCare, LLC

[email protected] Aquarian Charter School

KinderCare Education is the nation’s leader in early childhood education. We nourish curiosity through purposeful experiences to create a future full of lifelong learners. From our National Support Center, to ...More

Teachers Aides/Caregiver For Before & After School Program

[email protected] Kindercare, LLC

[email protected] Aquarian Charter School

KinderCare Education is the nation’s leader in early childhood education. We nourish curiosity through purposeful experiences to create a future full of lifelong learners. From our National Support Center, to ...More