We are looking for people who want to make a positive impact in the lives of preschool and elementary school children by teaching them problem solving and critical thinking skills as well as important life skills through our STEAM Arts & Crafts classes.

We have (2-3) positions available immediately in Clifton, VA and more coming in the surrounding areas. If you are Loyal, Upbeat, Loving to children, a DIYer and crafter, Creative, and FUN, keep reading! This might be the job you’re looking for!

Are you:

  • Able to work with children in a small group setting (ages 3-5 for preschool and 5-9 for elementary school)

  • Available to work part-time during "after-school" hours (earlier daytime hours may be available in the future for our preschool population and summer camp)

  • Experienced as a camp counselor, tutor, teacher, coach, instructor, or preschool teacher

  • Have reliable transportation with space to transport class supplies and have a flexible schedule with availability during after school programs.

Then Crafty Kids Preschool is the place for you!

Look for details below about how to apply.

how to apply:

Step #1: Learn More

We have (19) 5-Star Reviews!

When you're at Crafty Kids Preschool, you're family! We're conveniently located in the Union Mills subdivision in Clifton, VA near the Colonnade. We offer in-home preschool classes, online classes, and STEAM Arts & Crafts Enrichment classes to surrounding daycares and elementary schools! We believe children learn best through play.

About our owner: Ms. Natalie is

a mom of 3 kiddos, has two degrees in Psychology, several certificates in Early Childhood Education, and has worked with children for over 25 years! She started her preschool education company nearly 3-years ago and is loving every minute of it! She teaches preschool, STEAM Arts & Crafts classes, elementary after school clubs, and provides coaching and operations support to other preschool education companies around the world.

Step #2: review JOB DETAILS

We are currently hiring for:

STEAM Arts & Crafts After School Instructors

  • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm (10-15 students)

Additional Details:

  • ​School Year: September - May (currently hiring for March) We would love for you to stay every school year! We might have summer opportunities also.

  • ​Schedule: Weekdays 3:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

  • Wage: $50 - $75/class


  • Knowledgeable of different materials, tools, and techniques used for children’s arts and crafts and the benefits of STEAM activities in child development.

  • Experience working with preschool and/or elementary school-aged children. Experience in a classroom setting is a plus!

  • Have a reliable vehicle for transportation

  • Ability to lift 20 lbs. of class materials

  • Ability to pass a background check

  • Creative problem solver and can think on your feet

  • Reliable! Must show up to classes on time and as scheduled

  • Must be FUN!

Step #3: APPLY

Please email your cover letter (answering the 3 questions below) and resume to:

  • Why is the schedule perfect for you?

  • Why do you want to teach with us

  • Why you can effectively manage a class of 10-15 children

Please: No phone calls or drop-bys. We are accepting applications via email only.

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