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“The education of even a small child, therefore, does not aim at preparing him for school, but for life.”
~ Maria Montessori

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We are seeking self starters who value collaboration, innovative thinking, have a passion for working with children, and who are eager to partner with us in building a strong culture of self-directed learning. Our educators are given an incredible amount of creative freedom and flexibility within their work, and are encouraged to tie their unique passions and interests as individuals into their work with children.

We are looking for educators with the following qualities:

  • Dependable, humble, and honest.
  • Playful, respectful, and patient.
  • A deep curiosity about life and love for lifelong learning.
  • A deep respect for all children, believing that each human has genius within.
  • A team player with an ability to give and receive feedback, meet needs, and give a positive response.

We offer:

  • Competitive Wages.
    On the job training and in house workshops.
  • Continuing education & licensing reimbursement.
  • Staff Events.
  • Free tuition for regular full-time employees.

    UGK is not just another daycare. At UGK, we strive to set you up for a successful career and will closely train you on all of our learning and care methods. Click here to view what kind of high-paying careers that working at Urban Green Kids can lead you to.

    Click here to see why we LOVE working working with children, and how working in an environment like Urban Green Kids can actually make work FUN.

    Click here to learn 12 valuable life lessons and insights working with children provides.

    Working with children is about more than just being their teacher. Click here to learn more about what it means to be an educarer

    Working with children in a respectful, play-based setting is for anyone who wants to learn skills that will enhance any career, is looking to grow personally, would love to be a better parent, or anyone wanting to make a big impact in our troubled world. Temporary or permanent, we are looking for staff who see the value in working with children and the impact it can have not only in your life but the lives of so many others. UGK is an out-of-the-box, home away from home multi-age group setting where kids can grow and learn naturally. We help both children AND our staff reach their full potential.

    Full-time and part-time shifts are available in a multi-age group setting. $12-$14/hr plus $300/month wage enhancement grant currently available to all childcare workers.


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