Preschool Class


Opportunities at ECO

Desired Qualifications:
• A minimum of an associate degree, BA or a BS preferred, from an accredited university or college in early childhood education, child development or related degree.
• A minimum of 2 years working with young children and/or families in a professional setting.
• Experience with Head Start programming and Head Start Performance Standards.
• Demonstrated knowledge of and experience in developing successful collaborations with community partners and/or families.
• Strong interpersonal organizational skills.
• Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly, both orally and in writing to various audiences both in English and in Spanish.
• Demonstrated ability to communicate using technology, including experience in data entry, data tracking, and pulling reports from a database.
• Successfully pass required background checks.
• Ability to work from our office setting, to be physically present in order to greet and meet with families that are seeking information or to apply for the Head Start program.
• Ability to work flexible hours, at times working outside of typical office hours to best meet family needs.
Additional: This is a full-time exempt position, working 32-40 hours per week. The salary range is $20-$25 per hour and salary commensurate with experience.

Qualified candidates should submit a letter of interest outlining relevant experience and a resume to

Please include “Head Start Eligibility and Health Services Coordinator” in the subject line. Candidates invited for an interview will be required to provide three (3) references, including one current professional reference. Applications will only be accepted via email.

All permanent employment is dependent on the results of background checks.

*ECO follows all Public Health guidelines to protect staff and others during the COVID-19 pandemic. All persons accepting a position within Early Childhood Options will be required to provide valid proof of COVID-19 vaccination or qualify for medical or religious exemption.
Early Childhood Options is an equal opportunity employer, hiring and promoting staff, recruiting volunteers, and providing services to individuals without regard to race, creed, ethnicity, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, military status, national origin, age, weight, height or physical ability.

Community Child Care Site Opportunities


Breckenridge Montessori

Classroom Assistant (Full or Part Time)


Breckenridge Montessori is hiring for a full or part time teacher. The job includes assisting the teachers with in-classroom duties, including supervision of children during lessons, art projects, free play and outside adventures and helping with nap time, bathroom needs, and daily cleaning duties. 


Benefits of the position:

$16-$20/hour depending on experience; paid holidays and breaks. We follow the Summit School District for breaks with the exception of summer programming. We also offer health insurance assistance, a ski pass and employee appreciation. If you would like to further your career, we support candidates financially and with mentoring for continued professional development. Must be 18 years old and pass a background check. 

Learn more about our school at, email your resume to Beth at

 Carriage House  

Carriage House is looking for a full time (4 days per week) Early Childhood Teacher to join our caring team! Located in Breckenridge, CO, we are a play based school utilizing the Creative Curriculum, as well as, the Pyramid Plus approach to support social and emotional growth. Carriage House has been "doing what is best for kids since 1973!"  Benefits include: Health Insurance, Paid sick/vacation days, ski pass, discounted childcare, short term disability, retirement plan, and paid further education.  Pay range is $18-25/hour based on experience and education

Contact Jen Rosas at

Little Red Schoolhouse

Infant/ Toddler/ Preschool Teachers Wanted
Little Red Schoolhouse is looking for full time Infant/Toddler & Preschool Teachers. 

Benefits include: Ski pass, PTO, paid holidays, paid ECE Courses, access to FREE Medical, Dental and Mental Health Care, a Rec Pass, retirement benefits AND MORE! 

$16.00-19.00 DOE  email Trish at or call 970.453.6871

Open Arms

Opens Arms Childcare and Religious Affiliated Preschool at Farmers Corner is hiring a full-time toddler lead and/or assistant teacher for our expanding toddler classroom working with children 1-3 years old. We are looking for the right fit to join our kind, compassionate, and professional working family.

  • Small, flexible, family-friendly school. Centrally located in Summit County. $1$19 per hour starting wage based on experience.

  • A love of children is required. Early childhood experience desired and on-the-job training offered. 

  • Benefits package included.

  • Flexible working schedule M-F with a 4 day work week or shorter 5 day work week. 

  • Please provide a resume and cover letter to Jennifer Lofton at or call with questions 970.485.2539. 

Summit School District

Summit School District is hiring a Full-Time Preschool Paraprofessional at Silverthrone Elementary School. 

Responsible for supporting regular education and early education teachers by providing quality guidance and assistance to preschool students in the classroom. 


  • Associate’s degree or two-year college certificate required. Bachelor’s degree or teacher license preferred

  • Experience working with children with special needs preferred

  • First Aid Class/ CPR & AED certification Required (or obtain within 6 months of hire)

  • Substitute Authorization Preferred

  • Must be highly qualified according to the No Child Left Behind Act (A.A. or A.S. Degree, or 48 semester hours of credit, or  passing score on State-approved content/knowledge test)

  • Effective time management due to the time clock


Hiring Range: $18.05 - $22.81 per hour.

This position is benefits eligible.  The 2020-21 Benefits Guide can be found here.


For all positions, experience is determined by years of work in the same job title. Experience that is similar but not the same job may be calculated at a 3:1 credit for years of experience. Year of Experience shall be whole numbers and not partial years.

Summit School District is hiring a Full-Time Preschool Teacher at Silverthrone Elementary School. 

Plans instruction and assessment aligned with District learner outcomes and State achievement standards.  Supervises assigned students and maintains a positive learning environment.  Adapt instruction to meet the individual learning needs of all students resulting in an increased probability of advancing their achievement. Primary professional efforts are directed toward the development and success of their individual professional goals and specifically towards instructional improvement and the development of expertise in all areas of instruction.  Maintain positive interpersonal relationships with students, parents, staff, and community members.

All teachers are members of PLCs with the intention of growing professionally through teaming with colleagues and by participating in professional development activities and/or planning for their lessons, both collaboratively and independently. Teachers will support PLCs through personal involvement, through contributing to the professional growth of others through their support of their school and District culture.



  • Bachelor's degree required.

  • Active teacher authorization or license issued by the State of Colorado.Early Childhood Special Education Certified. Colorado law (C.R.S 22-63-201) requires that a teacher hold a valid license or authorization before they can be hired to teach in a public school. ECSE can be completed upon agreement with a plan to obtain after hire.

  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Effective time management and organizational skills.


Hiring Range: $48,500 - $83,000.  


This position is benefits eligible. The Benefits Guide can be found here.


For all positions, experience is determined by years of work in the same job title. Experience that is similar but not the same job may be calculated at a 3:1 credit for years of experience. Year of Experience shall be whole numbers and not partial years and maxed at 15 years.