Job Opportunities

The Ashlar Way is hiring for the 2022-2023 School Year for multiple positions across our four different campuses. Apply today!


The Ashlar Way is committed to building a community of staff, families, and children with diverse backgrounds. The Ashlar Way is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, race, color, physical or developmental ability or ethnic origin in the hiring of its personnel.

Current Openings

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Forest Programs

  • Outdoor Preschool Mentors, Lake Wilderness Arboretum in Maple Valley (Ages 3-6)

  • Outdoor Forest Mentors: Lions Camp & Lake Wilderness Arboretum in Maple Valley (Ages 3-12)


Farm Programs

  • Farm Mentors, Bee & Thistle Farm in Enumclaw (Ages 3-13)


*new* Nature-Based Early Childhood Programs

  • KinderGarden Assistant Mentor, Learning Center and Lake Wilderness Arboretum in Maple Valley (Ages 4-6)

  • Preschool Mentors, Learning Center and Lake Wilderness Arboretum in Maple Valley (Ages 2-4)


*new* Nature-Based Academic Programs (all at Learning Center in Maple Valley)

  • Language Arts Mentor (Grades 1-9)

  • Science Mentor (Grades 1-9)

  • Math Mentor (Grades 1-9)

  • Music & Drama Mentor (Grades 1-5 or Grades 6-9)

  • Assistant Foreign Language Mentor (Grades 1-9)

  • Cultural Celebration Mentors (Grades 1-9)


Support Roles

  • Assistant Nutrition Specialist (Grades PreK-9)

  • Farm & Forest Program Administrator

  • Learning Center Program Administrator

  • On-Call Mentors: Flexible Hours & Locations, Based on Our Needs and Your Availability

  • Club Mentors for Child Entrepreneurs (Ages ~4-14), flexible hours

Application instructions

To apply, please send a cover letter or video detailing your interest and qualifications for this position, a resume, and a list of 3 references to

*DEADLINE: Applications are due no later than July 30, 2023 at midnight.*

In your email or cover letter, please list any and all positions you are interested in. Many positions may be combined to increase hours.

Questions? Reach out to us at

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