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Providence Health & Services Assistant Teacher - Intergenerational Learning Center in Seattle, Washington


Providence is calling a Teacher (Child Care Services/Intergenerational Learning Center, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Mount St. Vincent in Seattle, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Assist with the daily scheduled activities, indoor and outdoor environments, and all other aspects for the children's program.

  • Perform the following when appropriate: changing diapers, keeping children clean, and engaging children.

  • Maintain the classroom, preparing materials for the children and certain clerical and record keeping duties.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Ability to communicate effectively in English both verbally and in writing

  • A demonstrated interest in working with young children

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year experience as an aide or assistant teacher working with infants, toddlers, and/or preschoolers

  • Within 30 days of hire:

  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) (infant, child, adult cards)

  • Within 90 days of hire:

  • 30 hour STARs Basic Child Care Center Certificate or equivalent

  • Washington State Food Handlers card

  • First Aid

  • Annual Blood Born Pathogen class

  • Must accumulate 10 STARs hours in early childhood education annually

  • Completed background check through Department of Child, Youth, and Family (formerly DEL)

  • Registration with the Washington State MERIT/STARs system

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Mount St. Vincent is a vibrant, elegant and innovative living care community for primarily older adults that celebrates life, living and individual capability. We are West Seattle's largest employer with nearly 500 employees representing more than 27 countries of origin. "The Mount" is home to more than 400 people who need some type of assistance with daily living or are in need of 24-hour care. Programs offered include assisted living apartments, skilled nursing in specially designed neighborhoods, short-stay sub-acute care, an adult day program and the Intergenerational Learning Center for child care of infants and preschool age children.

About the Intergenerational Learning Center (ILC):

The Intergenerational Learning Center (ILC) is an award-winning child care program located in West Seattle, WA. Our program is unique in that interaction between the infants, toddlers and preschool-aged children and the 400 residents of Providence Mount St. Vincent is an integral part of daily activities. This enhances the opportunities for children and people of all ages to have frequent community interaction. Our program includes a philosophy based on problem-solving, where teachers act as facilitators and guides encouraging children to think of solutions to problems that may arise throughout their day.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Education

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 214379