Teaching Opportunities

Join Our Team!

Yoga Playgrounds is actively seeking yoga teachers who are interested in teaching yoga to kids on site at schools throughout Portland and the surrounding cities. The more teachers we have the more classes we can offer and the more kids we can reach with the gifts of yoga and mindfulness. Classes for elementary age kids (grades K-5) take place after school, and classes for preschool kids (ages 3-5) take place during the day as well as after school. If you have experience working with kids we will train you!

Background Info

Yoga Playgrounds is Portland’s premier school based yoga enrichment program for kids founded in 2010. We are a group of passionate, enthusiastic yoga teachers who offer fun, engaging yoga classes to hundreds of kids on site at dozens of schools each week. We teach yoga summer camps on site at schools too!

 

What We offer

  • $30 class
  • Training provided
  • Flexible scheduling
  • A supportive and enthusiastic community of kids yoga teachers to collaborate and share ideas with

Minimum Qualifications

Yoga certification and teaching experience preferred, but we will train you. The most important requirement is that you love working with children. We would love to hear from teachers who:

  • Are reliable and can show up for class on time
  • Are able to work independently with children
  • Can adapt to the quickly changing moods of children
  • Can commit to teaching for the entire school year
  • love to have fun while teaching!

Teachers must be able to pass a background check and have a car to be able to travel to schools. We will provide yoga mats.

To Apply:

Please fill out the form below and we will get back to you very quickly. Thank you for your interest!

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