Careers at UCDS

Current Openings

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Infant-Toddler & Preschool-5th Grade

Resident Teacher Program

The UCDS Resident Teacher Program offers a full-time, 10-month, immersive classroom teaching experience, designed for beginning teachers. Rolling admissions for the cohort begins in mid-January and typically concludes in April.

To learn more and to be considered for the 2024-2025 Resident Teacher Cohort, click the arrow.
Teach & Earn Your Master's

Teaching Fellowship

The UCDS Teaching Fellowship provides early-career and aspiring educators the opportunity to earn a Master of Education degree while immersed in a two-year teaching fellowship at UCDS. The teaching environment allows fellows to directly apply what they are learning to the classroom setting.

Click the arrow for a description and to learn how to apply.
Extended Day & Summer Camp

Early Elementary & Elementary

UCDS Special Programs offers exciting part-time opportunities in our school year Extended Day Program and dynamic summer camps for preschool through 5th-grade students. These positions are perfect for college students seeking valuable experience, but we welcome applicants from all backgrounds who share our dedication to enriching the lives of young learners. There are no openings in Special Programs at the moment, but don’t hesitate to send us your cover letter and resume—we’ll keep it on file until we’re actively hiring! 

Click the arrow to submit your cover letter and resume to Special Programs General Employment.
Extended Day & Summer Camp

Infant-Toddler Education Program

Our Infant-Toddler Education Program offers an Extended Day Program and fun summer program to the families we serve. Positions within these programs are ideal for college students looking to gain valuable experience, although we encourage anyone committed to the development of our youngest learners. Please see the Extended Day Program Teacher position in the "Current Openings" section above. If interested in other part-time positions within the Infant-Toddler Education Program, feel free to send us your cover letter and resume to be considered for future hiring opportunities!

Click the arrow to submit your cover letter and resume to Infant-Toddler Program General Employment.

Interested in another department for a position not currently open? If working at UCDS sounds like a great fit for you, we would love to hear from you! Potential candidates for general employment can submit a resume and cover letter describing their experience and interest here.

Non-Discrimination Policy
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.



All applicants for UCDS employment, both paid and volunteer positions, are subject to criminal background checks.