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Parent Trust for Washington Children is a statewide, 501(c)3 non-profit, family support agency serving thousands of families each year. We appreciate your interest in becoming a member of our team.  We have the following position announcements:

Title: Program Registrar

Join a remarkable organization with a passion for helping families.  The Great Starts Program is seeking a part-time Registrar who will provide excellent customer service and support to clientele for classes focused on pregnancy, birth, newborn care, and breastfeeding for new and expectant parents, as well as pre-teen classes on puberty.   Successful candidate must be quick to learn new computer-based class registration systems and databases, and have excellent verbal communication and writing skills. Essential duties include answering questions about class content, logistics, and registration processes, communicating effectively by phone, email, and in person, as well as manually processing class registration transactions.  Job site: 2200 Rainier Ave S., Seattle.

Download: Job announcement – GS Program Registrar 2017 >> 

On-going openings as per needed:

Title: Childbirth Educator

Remarkable Childbirth Educators are an on-going need to fulfill our service agreements at 8 locations throughout the greater Seattle region, including Mountlake Terrace, Bellevue, and Renton.  Great Starts has offered childbirth and parenting classes in the Seattle area for over 65 years, becoming a program of Parent Trust in 2007. Our focus is on informed decisions: we educate parents about their options, and encourage them to choose the ones which best meet their personal needs, values, and priorities. Our emphasis is on providing unbiased, research-based information, using interactive and engaging teaching techniques. The outcomes we want for our family participants include: increased confidence, knowledge of labor coping techniques, knowledge of maternity care options and how to make informed decisions, understanding of the needs and capabilities of a newborn, and a stronger connection to other parents and resources in the community.

We are actively seeking educators for our Seattle locations at Rainier Ave S, UW Roosevelt, and UW Northgate, in addition to subs for other locations.  

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Title: Babysafe/Infant CPR Instructor

Babysafe is a 4-hour infant safety course focused on injury prevention, and also includes CPR/choking rescue. The class is offered through the Great Starts program at Parent Trust for WA Children for four different sites including Seattle Children’s Admin. Building, UWMC Roosevelt Clinic, Northwest Hospital, and in Mountlake Terrace. An instructor must be available for any of these locations. Classes are typically Saturday mornings 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., and occasionally over 2-weeks at 2 hours each, 7-9 p.m.

We are actively seeking educators for our Renton location, and subs for our Seattle locations.  

Download: Babysafe/CPR Instructor job description (PDF) >>


Title: Breastfeeding and Newborn Care Educator

Breastfeeding and Newborn Care classes are offered through the Great Starts program at Parent Trust for WA Children at eight different sites including for UWMC, Group Health, Northwest Hospital in Seattle, Valley Medical Center in Renton, and independent locations in Seattle and Mountlake Terrace. Classes are evenings (Mon – Thurs) and weekend days. These classes are offered in combination with childbirth preparation series.

We are actively seeking educators for Renton classes and Seattle locations at Rainier Ave S, UW Roosevelt, and UW Northgate, as well as for Group Health Bellevue locations.  

Download: Breastfeeding/Newborn Care job description (PDF) >>