Birth to Three Teacher ($750 Signing Bonus)

Birth to Three Teacher ($750 Signing Bonus)

Req No:
Early Learning
Closing Date:
December 18, 2022

The Tulalip Tribes publicly announces that Indian Preference in hiring shall apply to Tulalip Tribal job opportunities according to our Preference Code.


Tribal Department: TELA


Job Summary: Engage children in activities designed to promote social, emotional, physical and developmental growth in preparation to reach School Readiness Goals. Utilize Creative Curriculum to work with children on a daily basis to address individual educational goals. Work with the Lushootseed Department to bring Lushootseed/Culture into the classroom for a minimum of one hour per day. Include Lushootseed in the regular classroom activities as much as possible during the rest of their days. Work with families to support their child in their educational success. Work with Classroom team to assure that the children are all achieving success in the classroom. Be an active participant in the classroom teaching team. 

Compensation:  $24.36 hr.

The Signing Bonus is paid out in two installments:

  • 1st installment of the bonus is paid on your FIRST paycheck.
  • 2nd installment of the bonus is paid after successful completion of your 90 day probationary period.


  • Signing bonuses are for select positions only and will be indicated on the job posting.
  • Current Employee department transfers are not eligible for signing bonus.
  • Any former Employee who has resigned or been dismissed within the past 12 months is not eligible for a signing bonus.


Minimum Required Education

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • First Washington State Stackable Certificate
    • Or Infant/Toddler Child Development Associate (CDA) for Birth to three
  • 30 credits in Early Childhood Education required for ECEAP
  • Montessori Certificate required for Montessori Preschool

Minimum Related Experience

  • One (1) year experience working with children (birth to age three and/or birth to age five) and families in childcare, education, classroom or other related field.


Required Licenses/Certifications/Prerequisites

  • WA State Driver's License & Personal Auto Insurance
  • Negative TB Skin Test or chest x-ray prior to hire and annually as a condition of continued employment.
  • CPR/First Aide Certificate. Must maintain as a condition of continued employment.
  • Food Handlers Permit. Must maintain as a condition of continued employment.
  • Blood Borne Pathogens Certificate. Must maintain as a condition of continued employment.
  • Must pass an annual physical exam prior to hire and maintain as a condition of continued employment.
  • Must pass an Agility exam to determine if physically capable of performing job duties
  • Must abide by the Tulalip Tribes vaccination policy
  • Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment background check.


Terms of Employment:  This is a regular Full-Time position