Therapeutic Preschool Specialist

**We have three openings in our therapeutic preschool program. There are morning and afternoon positions available at our Salt Lake location, and an afternoon position available at our Kearns location.** 

Job Description:

Part-time entry level paid position 22/hours per week, Monday through Friday as a group facilitator in a Therapeutic Preschool Program. Supervises small group of children in daily activities such as art, circle activities, snack, lunch, play time, gross motor play, and stories.  Observes behaviors, reinforces positive behaviors, redirects negative behaviors, and provides positive modeling and reinforcement. Provides structure and consistent limits and expectations.  Encourages children to share, express feelings appropriately, and play without aggression.  Responds quickly to keep children positive occupied and interested. Being able to build a trusting relationship with each child is paramount. Being able to understand the child’s experience through a trauma lens is helpful. 

Experience in early childhood education, social work, psychology or other social science is strongly preferred. Training provided.

Salary 10.85/hour to start, increases after 3 months with additional increases following performance reviews.  

Salt Lake Location

The hours for the morning position are Mondays-Fridays 8:30 AM-1:00 PM

The hours for the afternoon position are Mondays-Fridays 11:30 AM-4:00 PM

To be considered, send resumes to Sara Johnson at

Kearns Location

The hours for this position are Mondays-Fridays 11:30 AM-4:00 PM

To be considered, send resumes to Jamie Sellers at .