Employment Openings

Payroll/Business Office Specialist

Provides payroll administration, accounts receivable, student contracts and billing preparation, and financial aid support. Administers all payroll related disbursements including garnishments and benefits. Supports CFO in managing retirement plan and all other benefits. Assists CFO in financial aid process; serves on Financial Aid committee. Provides support for other business office functions, as required. Excellent, casual working environment; top benefits.

University Child Development School is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to promoting diversity in the workplace and to seeking a diverse and broad spectrum of qualified candidates. The School does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, gender or gender identity, age or sexual orientation.

Position Qualifications:

  • BA/BS in Business, Accounting or other relevant field or the equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • Five years or more experience with online payroll and accounting systems.
  • Experience with Sage 100 nonprofit accounting program highly desired.
  • Strong computer interest and skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Working knowledge of accounting principles.
  • Strong written oral and interpersonal communication skills, including the ability to communicate well with parents, management, staff and faculty.
  • Detail-oriented and exceptionally organized.
  • Has demonstrated skills in problem-solving; demonstrated level of increasing responsibility.
  • Has ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.

Application Process:

To apply, submit resume and cover letter (applicants will not be considered without a cover letter) to:

University Child Development School
Attn: Hiring
5062 9th Avenue NE
Seattle, WA 98105
Fax: 206-547-3615

Or by email to .


Resident Teacher

Thank you, our hiring process has closed for the 2014–2015 school year. We will begin accepting applications again in February 2015.


University Child Development School is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to promoting diversity in the workplace and to seeking a diverse and broad spectrum of qualified candidates. The School does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, gender or gender identity, age or sexual orientation.