Classroom Helper

Starts: September 2019

DLEC provides early childhood education for kids, giving support and teaching skills to new parents, and helping the families who are the most in need. Help us in our goal of preparing children for kindergarten and life by being a classroom helper at one of our preschool sites. Tasks may include, but are not limited to, reading/storytelling, administrative work, escorting children, games, cleaning, art, cross guard, and mealtime help.

If you are interested in being a classroom helper please email the volunteer coordinator at with the subject line classroom helper.


Minimum of 4 hours/week


At least 8 weeks


  • Beacon Hill – 3327 Beacon Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98144
  • Lake Washington – 9061 Seward Park Avenue South Building 16, Seattle, WA 98118
  • International District – 801 South Lane Street, Seattle, WA 98104

Specific Job Qualifications for this Position

  • Interest in Early Childhood Education
  • Able to work well with students, parents, and staff
  • Eager to learn
  • Able to take instruction
  • Ability to adapt to new situations
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Able to have a consistent schedule

Job Duties

  • Be present and alert in classroom
  • Engage with kids
  • Classroom behavior management
  • Organize classroom
  • Help the teacher prepare activities