If you want to make a difference in the community while you are at work every day, you are probably a great addition to our fun loving team. It’s also probably worth mentioning that Wild Plum Center offers PTO and other benefits too!

We are always looking for quality professionals interested in joining the Wild Plum Center family. Even if there are no job openings listed here, please feel free to download the application located at the bottom of the page and submit it to us. We will keep all applications on file and will review them when openings do become available.


Wild Plum is now hiring:

Preschool Teacher Assistant-

Hours Worked:  Monday – Friday, occasional evenings and weekends 26-40 hours per week, 41-52 weeks per year

Salary Range: $15- $17/hr.

POSITION SUMMARY AND DEFINITION

Assist the Teacher in providing a developmentally appropriate early childhood education program that will foster expressive language, cognitive, social emotional and physical skills.  The Teacher Assistant will support the teacher in implementing Creative Curriculum, Dual Language, assessments and measuring of the child’s progress.  This will include participation in home visits, observations, parent teacher conferences and parent committee meetings.  The Teacher Assistant will support the Teacher to ensure that all of the Head Start performance standards are met.

Infant/Toddler Teacher-

Hours Worked: Monday – Friday, occasional evenings and weekends 40 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

Salary Range: $17- $19/hr.

POSITION SUMMARY AND DEFINITION

Assist the Teacher in providing a developmentally appropriate early childhood education program that will fost
expressive language, cognitive, social emotional and physical skills. The Teacher Assistant will support the teacher
in implementing Creative Curriculum, Dual Language, assessments and measuring of the child’s progress. This will
include participation in home visits, observations, parent teacher conferences and parent committee meetings.
The Teacher Assistant will support the Teacher to ensure that all of the Head Start performance standards are met.

Development Project Coordinator-

Hours Worked:  Monday – Friday, occasional evenings and weekends 40 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

Salary Range: $22.00-$23.00 per hour depending on experience

POSITION SUMMARY AND DEFINITION

The Wild Plum Center Development Project Coordinator will support community relations, partnership efforts and special project coordination. Reporting to the Community Partnership Director, this position is a team member who assists in annual awareness campaigns and efforts; manages special events; manages volunteers and projects; manages database; and supports marketing including social media, digital content, and community events. Creation, development and maintenance of various outreach programs within the communities that we serve is expected. The Coordinator will be responsible for collaborating with various groups within and outside the organization to run these programs. 

Cook-

Hours Worked:  Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week, 52 weeks per year 

Salary Starting Range: $14 per hour

POSITION SUMMARY AND DEFINITION

Wild Plum Center Cooks duties include the preparation of daily nutritional meals, according to USDA standards, for children ages 0-5; is able to work independently, is self-motivated and reliable.  Must be able to manage credit cards and ordering and shopping for food. The Cook ensures compliance with laws, rules, regulations, and performance standards of Head Start and USDA in applicable nutrition and health/safety content areas.   

For more information, email info@wildplumcenter.org


Wild Plum Center follows the St Vrain Valley School District calendar, which provides ample paid time off.

Those interested may fill out and submit an application OR submit a cover letter and resume.

Please submit your materials in one of the following ways:

Email: info@wildplumcenter.org (be sure to attach the cover letter and resume to the email as a Word doc, PDF, etc.)

Fax: 720-684-5110

Mail: Wild Plum Center/Attn: Hiring, 82 21st Ave., Ste B; Longmont, CO 80501

Thank you!


Additional Resources:

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