Umpqua Wonders Academy Teacher Assistant Roseburg, OR · Full time Company website

Child Care Center & Preschool Teacher Assistant


At Umpqua Wonders Academy LLC, we are seeking a passionate and dedicated Lead Teacher to join our team at our Child Care Center & Preschool. This full-time position offers a competitive wage of $15-$16 per hour to start, as well as opportunities for professional development and growth within our organization.

**Job Overview:**

As a Teacher Assistant, you will be responsible for creating a safe, nurturing, and stimulating environment for children to learn and grow. You will assist in implementing age-appropriate curriculum, observe and assess children's development, communicate effectively with parents and team members, and ensure compliance with all licensing regulations.


- Assist in implementing lesson plans and activities that promote the physical, emotional, cognitive, and social development of children

- Create a positive and inclusive classroom environment that encourages curiosity, creativity, and collaboration

- Communicate regularly with parents about their child's progress, behavior, and any concerns

- Collaborate with team members

- Maintain accurate records of attendance, daily activities, and children's progress


- Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field preferred or a step 8 in the Oregon Registry

- 2 years of experience working in a child care or preschool setting preferred

- Knowledge of child development theories and best practices in early childhood education

- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

- Ability to work effectively as part of a team and independently

- CPR and First Aid certification preferred

- Registered in the Central Background Registry

Please note that Umpqua Wonders Academy LLC is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. We comply with all state and federal regulations regarding background checks, and we do not inquire about criminal backgrounds during the hiring process.

If you are a dedicated and enthusiastic educator who is passionate about making a positive impact on young children's lives, we encourage you to apply for the Lead Teacher position at Umpqua Wonders Academy. Join us in creating a nurturing and inspiring learning environment where every child can thrive and reach their full potential.


$15 - $16 per hour