Rock Spring Cooperative Preschool, a parent-run, teacher-led cooperative preschool in Arlington, VA, is currently looking for an experienced, enthusiastic, and loving Lead Teacher for its 3s class. The position for the 2020-2021 school year will begin immediately. 

Founded in 1943, Rock Spring is the oldest cooperative preschool in Arlington. The philosophy of the school is learn through play and responsibilities will include planning lessons and curriculum within this philosophy, as well as facilitating child-directed play. The teacher will be responsible for adhering to licensing regulations, following COVID regulations, communicating closely with parents, and completing other school-related responsibilities.

The class of 6 children meets Tuesday through Friday mornings from 9:15 am to 12:00 pm and the use of co-opers has been suspended this school year. 

Priority will be given to candidates with a background in Early Childhood Education and those with knowledge of the learn through play philosophy. 

All applications should be sent to, subject line: Teaching Position.

For more information about Rock Spring, please visit our website:

RSCP Is Hiring a Lead Teacher for our 3s Class!