Preschool Teacher Assistant

Preschool Teacher Assistant

Req No:
Early Learning
TELA 3-5
Closing Date:
December 5, 2021

The Tulalip Tribes

The Tulalip Tribes publicly announces that Native Preference in hiring shall apply to Tulalip Tribal job opportunities


Tribal Department: TELA


Job Summary: Engage children in activities designed to promote social, emotional, physical and developmental growth in preparation to reach Kindergarten School Readiness Goals. Utilize Program Curriculum to work with children on a daily basis to address individual educational goals. Work with families to support their child in their educational success. 

Compensation:  $18.33 hr.


Education Required

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Washington State Early Childhood Education Certificate or CDA preferred
  • Associate or higher in Early Childhood Education (ECE) preferred


Minimum Related Experience

  • Three (3) months' work experience with children (birth to age 5)  and families in childcare, education, classroom or related field.


Required Licenses/Certifications/Prerequisites

  • Negative TB skin test or chest x-ray. Must maintain as a condition of employment.
  • CPR/First Aid Certificate. Must maintain as a condition of employment.
  • Blood borne Pathogens Certification. Must maintain as a condition of employment.
  • Food Handler’s card. Must maintain as a condition of employment.
  • Must pass an annual physical exam and maintain as a condition of employment.
  • Must be able to pass an Agility exam to determine if physically capable to perform the job functions 
  • 30 hours of STARS training. Will allow ninety (90) days to obtain
  • Must abide by the Tulalip Tribes vaccination policy
  • Employment is contingent on successful completion of a pre-employment background check.


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