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Associate Teacher - Infants and Toddlers

Job Details

Full Time
$24.98 - $30.75 Hourly
Nonprofit - Social Services


Are you passionate about Early Childhood Education?  


Join us as an Associate Infant Toddler Teacher and help create a nurturing environment where children can thrive. Under supervision, you'll assist in developing and implementing enriching activities tailored to each child's needs.  


Key responsibilities include:
  • Embodying our core competencies (Equity Mindset, Expertise, Cultural Humility, Client Orientation, Reliability, Kindness, and Empathy)
  • Maintaining health and safety standards,
  • Implementing curriculum,
  • Providing positive guidance,
  • Fostering an accepting environment,
  • Nurturing positive parent relations,
  • Contributing and collaborating with the classroom team,
  • And maintaining professionalism.  


If you have experience in early childhood education and a dedication to making a difference, apply today! 


  • Permit Required:
    • A Valid Associate-level Permit issued by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing
    • or Associate-level Permit - application in progress,
    • or a Valid CDA credential with the appropriate age-level endorsement is acceptable.  
  • Education: Minimum of twelve college-level semester Early Childhood Education (ECE) or equivalent quarter units in child growth and development, human growth and development, child, family, and community, and program/curriculum; 
  • At least six months of experience in a licensed infant care center or comparable childcare program.
  • Experience working with diverse populations and low-income families is desirable. 
  • Ability to read and write English, interpret documents, and communicate effectively. Have basic mathematical skills. 
  • Basic computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, Internet). 
  • Deep understanding and ability to articulate the role equity, inclusion, and diversity plays in our work. 
  • Knowledge of Head Start Performance Standards is highly desirable, including Lesson Planning, Creative Curriculum, Mighty Minutes, Ages and Stages Questionnaire, DRDP Assessments.  
  • Pediatric First Aid and Infant/Child CPR certification or willingness to obtain within the first 90 days of employment. 


Other Requirements: 
  • Successful completion of an employment background/criminal check and live scan fingerprinting clearance.  
  • Employment physical and proof of immunization record (MMR and TDAP vaccines). 
  • Proof of absence of tuberculosis. 
Why Community Action Marin?

At Community Action Marin, we are driven to make the world a better place, help those in need, and provide children with a path out of the cycle of poverty and inequity. We offer more than just a job or career; we offer a chance to make a difference. 


Join us in creating a warm, inclusive, and supportive environment for children and their families. Apply today to become an Associate Teacher at Community Action Marin and be a part of our mission to make a lasting impact on our community! 


Community Action Marin is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.