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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

Professional Development Associate

thread

Open Statewide

The Professional Development Associate provides administrative support for thread’s statewide Professional Development team at thread. Specific Responsibilities: Accurately communicate information about thread Professional Development services to customers.Provide support to child ...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 Finance Associate/Accounts Payable Specialist

thread

Anchorage

Agency Overview thread is a non-profit agency and the statewide Child Care Resource and Referral (CCR&R) Network whose mission is to advance the quality of early education and child development ...More

thread Professional Development Specialist

thread

Anchorage & Juneau

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

thread Staff Accountant

thread

Anchorage

Agency Overview thread is a non-profit agency and the statewide Child Care Resource and Referral (CCR&R) Network whose mission is to advance the quality of early education and child development ...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

Accounts Payable Clerk

CCS Early Learning

Wasilla

Process purchase orders, vendor statements, budget reports, credit card statements, invoices accurately and on time. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma / GED RequiredExperience with QuickBooks, 2 years preferredProcessing Accounts Payable, ...More

Assistant Teacher

Thrivalaska

Fairbanks, AK

Minimum Requirements: Educational coursework in ECE/Development typically achieved via progress towards an Associate Degree in ECE or CDA. Must provide documentation. Demonstrated classroom ability, typically 1 year.More

Assistant Teacher for Toddler and Infant Classes

Joy Greisen Jewish Education Center

7525 E. Northern Lights Blvd.

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

Director of Administration

Denali Preschool and Learning Center

Healy, Alaska

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Early Childhood Education Lead Teacher

Pacific Northern Academy

Anchorage

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Early Childhood Infant/Toddler Teacher

Clare Swan Early Learning Center

Anchorage

Are you passionate about helping to strengthen Alaska Native and American Indian families through your work with young children? Do you want to work for an organization where you are ...More

Early Head Start Assistant Teacher (0-3 yrs)

Thrivalaska

Fairbanks, AK

To assist the teachers in both classrooms and cooperate in a supportive role carrying out developmentally appropriate activities, to promote the health, nutrition, and education of the children and to ...More

Executive Director

Gold Creek Child Development Center

709 W 9th Street, Juneau, AK 99801

Gold Creek Child Development Center (Gold Creek) seeks a dedicated Director to lead its early childhood center in Juneau, Alaska. Gold Creek is fully accredited through the National Association for ...More

Executive Director

Seldovia Community Preschool

Seldovia, Alaska

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Family Services Aide

CCS Early Learning

Meadow Lakes

To assist with family service activities coordinate volunteer program and transportation services. Assist in providing positive learning experiences for children and families. QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or GEDExperience volunteer or ...More

Finance Director

CCS Early Learning

Wasilla

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Floating and Substitute Teachers

Joy Greisen Jewish Education Center

7525 E. Northern Lights Blvd.

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

Food Services Aide

CCS Early Learning

Palmer

Provide assistance to Cook in the kitchen to prepare meals for children, wash dishes and keep kitchen areas clean and sanitary. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or GEDSix months experience ...More

Head Start Assistant Teacher (3-5yrs)

Thrivalaska

Fairbanks, AK

To assist the teacher and cooperate in a supportive role carrying out developmentally appropriate activities, to promote the health, nutrition and education of the children and to attend to their ...More

Head Start Teacher

Rural Alaska Community Action Program Inc.

Anchorage

BENEFITS: As a full time, regular employee, you will be eligible to participate in our competitive benefits programs on the first day of the month after your 60th day of ...More

Head Start Teacher Aide

Rural Alaska Community Action Program Inc.

Anchorage

BENEFITS: As a full time, regular employee, you will be eligible to participate in our competitive benefits programs on the first day of the month after your 60th day of ...More

Human Resources Generalist I

CCS Early Learning

Wasilla

Assist the Human Resource Department in providing high quality service to our employees and a positive, supportive environment. Minimum Qualifications High school diploma or GED required, business related degree preferredTwo ...More

Infant & Toddler Teacher

CCS Early Learning

Palmer

Create a successful environment that will promote the growth and development of infants and toddlers integrating educational goals and developmentally appropriate practices into the classroom. Provide services, resources and referrals ...More

Infant Toddler Classroom Aide

CCS Early Learning

Palmer

Assists the teacher in providing developmentally appropriate activities and care to promote the health, nutrition, education and safety of the children. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Knowledge of early childhood education practices, generally ...More

Infant Toddler Classroom Aide

CCS Early Learning

Wasilla

Assists the teacher in providing developmentally appropriate activities and care to promote the health, nutrition, education and safety of the children. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Knowledge of early childhood education practices, generally ...More

Lead Pre-School Teacher

Thrivalaska

Fairbanks, AK

To provide a successful, safe and supervised educational setting for children while they are in the Head Start environment (classroom, outdoor play area, and field trips). To promote the social, ...More

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

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 Classroom Aide

CCS Early Learning

Chugiak/Eagle River

Assist the preschool teacher in creating an environment to promote the growth and development of young children. Promote the health, nutrition and education of the children and to attend to ...More

Preschool Classroom Aide

CCS Early Learning

Wasilla

Assist the preschool teacher in creating an environment to promote the growth and development of young children. Promote the health, nutrition and education of the children and to attend to ...More

Preschool Classroom Aide

CCS Early Learning

Wasilla

Assist the preschool teacher in creating an environment to promote the growth and development of young children. Promote the health, nutrition and education of the children and to attend to ...More

Preschool Teacher

CCS Early Learning

Palmer

Create a successful environment that will promote the growth and development of young children integrating educational goals and developmentally appropriate practices into the classroom. Maintain contact with and provide services ...More

Preschool Teacher

CCS Early Learning

Meadow Lakes

Create a successful environment that will promote the growth and development of young children integrating educational goals and developmentally appropriate practices into the classroom. Maintain contact with and provide services ...More

Program Office Assistant

CCS Early Learning

Meadow Lakes

Greet visitors, children and parents, and answer phones. Provide administrative support for center including phones, mail, newsletters, flyers, gathering and inputting data, record keeping, completing reports, coordinate bus routes and ...More

Program Service Manager

CCS Early Learning

Wasilla

Responsible for the day-to-day administration, oversight and management of the afternoon/evening program including program management, staff supervision, training, and regulatory compliance and childcare billing. Promote family partnerships through home visits, ...More

Regional Manager / Child Development Center Oversight

Rural Alaska Community Action Program Inc.

Anchorage

BENEFITS: As a full time, regular employee, you will be eligible to participate in our competitive benefits programs on the first day of the month after your 60th day of ...More

Teacher Assistant

Providence Center for Child Development

Providence Alaska Medical Center, Anchorage

Providence is calling an Teacher Assistant (Center for Child Development, Days, 1.0 FTE) at the Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every ...More

Teacher Assistant

Children's World Bilingual Montessori

7423 Jewel Lake Rd., Anchorage

Full and Part Time Positions The Assistant Teacher is an essential member of our Montessori teaching team. The Assistant Teacher is responsible for assisting in the planning, implementation of curriculum, ...More