Children First is hiring!

Children First is a non-profit organisation providing childcare and education to high standards for multi-lingual children in and around Zurich.

Our pre-school curriculum is based on the UK Early Years and Montessori principles, with child observation at the core of our assessment process.

Do you love to work in small organisations helping them grow? Do you have personal goals for your career development? We have a culture of creativity and collaboration. We are always learning from each other and seeking to improve. Our team is talented, driven and passionate. We are dedicated to academic and personal excellence.

Our Zurich schoolhouse is located near Seefeld in a beautiful residential area, with our own playground and excellent transport links.

Qualified Nursery Lead Teacher
In this role you will create a joyful learning environment for babies and toddler and work in partnership with parents. You are aiming at group leadership and have a minimum of 5 years experience.
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Start: January 2019
50 / 80%
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Nursery Assistant
Are you willing to re-train to work with babies? Or interested in training in the Swiss Fachperson Betreuung apprenticeship program? Gain experience in a supportive team environment. Native English-speaking.
Start: August 2018 / Feb 2019
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School Administrator, part-time
Are you efficient, professional and friendly with international work experience? In this role you will provide technical leadership, project management and support an international team of teachers. You will work closely with our head to gain experience in all aspects of running a school. Native German or English speaker.
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Start: Part-time start August 2018
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Communications and Marketing Internship
Are you interested in social media management and digital marketing? Do you love organizing events? In this unique role you will manage various aspects of marketing and communications in a dynamic non-profit school environment.
Start: September 2018 or January 2019
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If you are interested in applying for the positions above, please write us a covering letter explaining why you would like to join the Children First team in Zurich, your CV, and copies of your qualification certificates. Specify if you are applying for a part or full-time position. Please e-mail your application to