Position Purpose

To assist and cooperate in a supportive role to the teacher in carrying out developmentally appropriate activities for a classroom setting. Assist with the daily preparation and clean up of lunches and snacks, monitor children on the playground and accompany teachers and children on field trips. Promote health, safety, nutrition and the education of the children in the classroom.

Days and Hours

Monday-Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm. (Times may vary depending on site.)


  • Learn how an educational preschool operates.
  • Gain experience in a possible career field.
  • Strengthen your resume.
  • Learn appropriate educational techniques.

Available Training

To be announced.


  1. Schedule an appointment with the Volunteer Coordinator to fill out necessary paper work

Head Start of Lane County is an EEO Employer.
Head Start of Lane County is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All employment decisions, including the recruiting, hiring, placement, training availability, promotion, compensation, evaluation, disciplinary actions, and termination of employment (if necessary) are made without regard to the employee’s race, color, creed, religion, sex, pregnancy or childbirth, personal appearance, family responsibilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, political affiliation, source of income, place of residence, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, age, marital status, military veteran status, unfavorable discharge from military service, physical or mental disability, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.


Volunteer Coordinator
221 B Street
Springfield, OR 97477
(541) 747-2425