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The Department of Education and Early Learning’s (DEEL) mission is to transform the lives of Seattle’s children, youth, and families through strategic investments in education. We believe equitable learning opportunities and access to high-quality education services and support from birth through postsecondary should be the reality for all children, youth, and families. Our staff is committed to eliminating opportunity gaps, advancing academic achievement, and ensuring students graduate prepared for a college and career path of their choice.

Preschool Behavioral Health Specialist - Two Temporary Positions  

The Department of Education & Early Learning (DEEL) has observed a rise in challenging behavior among children enrolled in the Seattle Preschool Program (SPP) and are struggling to serve them, impacting our ability to meet every child’s needs. We are looking for two Preschool Behavioral Health Specialists to provide direct interventions to support children exhibiting severe behavioral challenges. 

These two positions are expected to begin in July 2024 and last through the 2024-2025 academic school year. Learn more and apply online.

Closing Date: 4:00 p.m. PST, Tuesday, June 11, 2024 

Education and Early Learning

Dwane Chappelle, Director
Address: 700 5th Ave, Suite 1700, Seattle, WA, 98104
Mailing Address: PO Box 94665, Seattle, WA, 98124-6965
Phone: (206) 233-5118
Phone Alt: Childcare and Preschool: (206) 386-1050
Fax: (206) 386-1900

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