Join Our Team

New Day School hires permanent teachers from our pool of support teachers.  Everyone is hired as an assistant for the first year, regardless of education or experience, as we like everyone to get to know the culture of our school, learn about our unique program and be mentored by our seasoned teachers.

Open Positions

Substitute Preschool Teacher

Application Process

Before working at New Day, all teachers must complete the following five tasks.  It would be best for you to complete or start the process of completing the tasks before applying.

  1. You must have a criminal history clearance on file.
  2. You must take the RRCAN class.
  3. You must obtain a food handlers card.
  4. You must be First Aid and CPR certified.
  5. You must complete Introduction to Child Care Health & Safety.

To apply, please submit a resume with three references and their phone numbers along with a cover letter. These can be submitted using our electronic form. As an extra option, you can mail a handwritten, creative, artistic, letter explaining your interest in NDS and what sets you apart.  Please no walk-ins.

Mail handwritten letters to:
New Day School – Teacher Search
1825 SE Clinton
Portland, Or 97202

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