Associate Teacher – Preschool

The Greater Burlington YMCA provides a diverse organization of people of all ages joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of youth, healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility. As a Y employee, you’ll be inspired to make a difference each day in a position that matters. With a strong mission and core values, we offer a cause you can participate in.

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Y Early Childhood Programs offer developmentally appropriate activities in nurturing, respectful environments, while meeting the needs of our families. As an accredited organization by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and a 5 Stars rating from the State of Vermont Quality Rating and Improvement Scale, you’ll be a part of a team that values structure, consistency, and development of both children and staff.

The Saint Albans Y Early Childhood Program is hiring a full-time Associate Teacher to work with the preschool children ages 3 to 5 years of age.

The center is located at 75 Lower Weldon St in St. Albans City.

You’ll play a valuable role in the Early Childhood Program by assisting in maintaining a neat and organized classroom, the development and execution of curricular programs, establishing professional relationships with parents, and enriching and nurturing the lives of the children.


  • Applicants must be at least 18 years of age with a High School Diploma or GED with at least one year experience working with children ages 0-8 or at least 3 college credit courses in child or human development or school age care and education.
  • Demonstrate patience and acceptance.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Commit to the Y’s core values of Respect, Caring, Honesty and Responsibility.

Start your teaching career at the Y with ongoing development and training and available educational resources to assist in the contribution to our daily mission and core values.

Job Type: Full-time

The Y offers a membership to the Burlington facility as well as many program discounts from classes to children’s summer camps.

Send your cover letter and resume to for employment consideration.

The Greater Burlington YMCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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