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Part-time Preschool Teaching Assistant at Millie's Place Child Care Center

POSTED May 8, 2024 open until filled.


Annually 20-30 Hours/Weekly through mid-June (option for summer off or work, employees choice) then restart September. Millie’s Place is a safe, fun, educational and trauma-informed child care center in Hood River serving children ages 3-5.



1. Support the health, safety, learning and developmental progress of children ages 3-5

2. Aid in the implementation of trauma informed age-appropriate, fun, educational, and engaging curriculum/activities

3. Help to develop academically-focused activities to support children in Kindergarten readiness

4. Support all operations of the child care center as needed.

5. Give input regarding children’s individual growth and development

6. Partner with families in goal-setting for their children

7. Communicate and collaborate effectively with families, co-workers and visiting teachers on regular basis

8. Attend educational opportunities and training as required.

9. Be a solutions-based, reflective problem-solver

10.  Follow Child Care Center policies and procedures



1. Be at least 18 years of age; Provide proof of covid-19 vaccination or exemption status.

2. Complete required training within 30 days of employment. Attend training updates/conferences

3. Understand child development especially ages 3-5

4. Willingness to support our equitable, trauma-informed center where all people are treated with respect regardless of their race or gender.

5. Valid CPR/First Aide or ability to obtain Certificate within 30 days of employment (we assist)

6. Valid Oregon Child Background Registry, or able to obtain before start date (we assist)

7. Ability to communicate clearly.

8. Responsible, dependable and energetic.

9. Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred; not required.


Benefits: $17+/hour DOE, wellness program, stipend toward health care, SIMPLE IRA option with match up to 3% of salary, 19 paid holidays. Option to work summer (or take summer off (unpaid))


Send resume and cover letter to Put MP Teachers Asst in subject.

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