Providence Health & Services Child Care Teacher - Intergenerational Learning Center (Part-Time) in Seattle, Washington


Providence is calling a Part -Time Child Care Teacher to the Intergenerational Learning Center (ILC) working with primarily preschool and toddler aged children at Providence Mount St. Vincent in Seattle, Washington. This is a unique position that combines outside play and discovery with preschoolers and classroom support with toddlers. 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.

This is a part-time day shift, 25 hrs/week and benefits eligible.

In this position you will:

  • Have responsibility for the overall care of children and support the planning and implementation of age appropriate programs.

  • Provide an interesting, stimulating and challenging indoor and outdoor environment.

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

  • Use appropriate assessment tools to maintain a developmentally appropriate program for each child, balancing cognitive, physical, social, emotional needs and enabling each child through their individual development process.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Completion of Child Development Associate (CDA) or at least 12 Early Childhood Education (ECE) related credits as determined by program manager

  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) (infant, child, adult cards) within 30 days of hire

  • A demonstrated interest in working with young children

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

Within 7 days of hire:

  • Register with the State MERIT system for STARs trainings/background check

Within 90 days of hire:

  • Register with the State MERIT system for STARs trainings

  • First Aid

  • Attend an annual Blood Born Pathogen class

  • Food Handlers Permit

We pay for certifications including: CPR/1st Aid Card and a blood borne pathogens course as well as education reimbursement.*

About the ministry you will serve:

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: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Education

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 181845