Carnegie Mellon University


We're Hiring!

At the Cyert Center for Early Childhood Education, we believe children are thinkers, researchers, and problem solvers. Our program values relationships, open dialogue and collaboration, fostering an intellectual partnership between children, parents and educators.

We are looking for lifelong learners with a passion for early childhood education to join our team of early childhood educators. You must be willing to demonstrate commitment to the Center’s philosophy of the Reggio Emilia Approach and Developmentally Appropriate Practice, and uphold the NAEYC code of ethics.

As an early childhood educator at the Cyert Center, you will be responsible for providing a nurturing, consistent, developmentally appropriate environment that meets the cognitive, emotional, social and physical needs of young children. You will develop and maintain parent relationships, and collaborate effectively with colleagues.


The Cyert Center for Early Education is a vital part of Carnegie Mellon University. As a CMU staff member, you will have access to many of the university’s resources and benefits programs, including:

  • options for medical, prescription, vision and dental plans
  • financial benefits including retirement savings, spending accounts, tuition benefits, family care benefits, free Port Authority usage, and university discounts
  • programs to promote health and well-being, including free group exercise classes, access to campus athletics facilities, and use of the university's Employee Assistance Program
  • a generous time away from work package which includes PTO, holidays and floating holidays

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