Early Chilhood Mentor/Coach

The Early Childhood Mentor Coach builds on existing strengths to fill the gap that sometimes exists between training/knowledge and day to day implementation in the classroom. The Early Childhood Mentor/Coach will provide feedback, individualized one-on-one instruction and support to teachers. The Mentor/Coach will work jointly with teachers and center supervisors to identify areas of focus.

Specific Job Qualifications

  1. BA or above in psychology, counseling, education or related field;
  2. Three year experience in teaching young children in a pre-school or related setting;
  3. Experience as a coach, mentor teacher or trainer of adults preferred;
  4. Experience with screening and assessment tools for children three to five;
  5. Those skills which meet generally accepted levels of management that include professionalism, monitoring, organization, analysis and presentation;
  6. Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  7. Computer proficiency & knowledge of basic office equipment;
  8. Valid Washington State driver’s license and daily access to a personal, legally licensed vehicle with proof of current automobile insurance or reliable source of transportation; and
  9. Bilingual in English and language(s) as determined as needed by DLEC preferred.

Job Duties:

  • Assessing the focus for each mentor/mentee relationship by using multiple sources of information to determine goals for each child/family.
  • Providing support to staff.
  • Provide required documentation of work.

How to apply

Please complete the DLEC application AND provide a cover letter and resume. Send your completed application, cover letter and resume tojobs@deniselouie.org or you can fax it to (206) 260-8853 or mail it to:

Human Resources
Denise Louie Education Center
606 Maynard Avenue S., Suite 101
Seattle, WA 98104

(please, no phone calls)


Seattle, Washington
Denise Louie Education Center

606 Maynard Avenue S, #101, Seattle, WA, 98104, US