Providence Health & Services Assistant Teacher - Child Development in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling an Assistant Teacher (Child Development, Day, 1.0FTE) at the Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, AK.

The Assistant Teacher will assist the teaching staff with daily routine, program implementation, supervision, and safety of children.

In this position you will:

  • Communicate appropriately (verbal and written) with children, parents/families, teaching and management teams.

  • Assist in program implementation by preparing and facilitating developmentally appropriate learning experiences.

  • Complete forms and records related to children’s development and learning experiences.

  • Assist in maintaining a safe and healthy environment through adequate supervision of children and implementation of infection control procedures.

  • Help to ensure the safety of equipment and materials.

  • Comply with licensing and NAEYC Accreditation standards while implementing developmentally appropriate Practice.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Infant/Child CPR certification, or within 30 days of hire date

  • Child Development Associate (CDA), national early childhood certification credential

  • Child care experience

About Providence Alaska Medical Center

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Education

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 184567