Join Our Team! 

We are hiring dynamic, kind, community-minded individuals to help us empower RVA!

Are you interested in being part of a team dedicated to nurturing each child’s spirit and love for learning? Do you have a strong belief in a child centered approach to learning, where children engage in the larger world by constructing their knowledge based on their own experiences and how they reflect on those experiences? Would you love putting your energy and passion into developing emergent curriculum and a Reggio Emilia-inspired classroom? 

If you can answer “YES” to these three questions The Sprout School wants to hear from you! The Sprout School is a year-round learning environment and will serve children 18 months – 5 years. There are several positions open at this time in the following categories: Lead Teacher, Teacher Assistant.  For additional information visit The Sprout School website

Cleaning Specialist/ Maintenance – Part Time

The role of the Cleaning Specialist is to essentially perform all cleaning functions in the YWCA building as needed on a day-to-day basis. In addition, this role will be responsible for performing set-up and tear-down of furniture and equipment for organization events. The Cleaning specialist will also assist with delivering supplies and other equipment throughout the building.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to

FULL Cleaning Specialist Job Description 2017 

Site Supervisor at The Sprout School – Full Time

The role of the Site Supervisor is to manage the day-to day operations of the specific Sprout School for which they are responsible.  Depending on the size of the school, the Site Supervisor may have teaching responsibilities in addition to the administrative responsibilities.  The Site Supervisor will be the primary contact with the staff and families at the school.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to

Site Supervisor Job Description 2017 (1)

Teacher Assistant

Creative growth is encouraged by designing a curriculum that allows each child to contribute in his or her unique way. Children, parents, teachers, and the environment form a complete circle of learning inspiring all to join in the process. The role of the Teacher Assistant is to support the Lead Teacher in establishing and maintaining a safe learning environment that is cognitively stimulating, aesthetically pleasing, and fosters a child’s emotional, social, physical, and cognitive growth using a Reggio Emilia Inspired approach to a child’s learning.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to

Full Teacher Assistant Job Description (PDF)


Equal Opportunity Employer

We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, martial or veteran status, the presence of non-related medical conditions or disability, or any other legally protected status.