TCDN offers a stimulating, rewarding and team-oriented place to work. If you are committed to positive child development and have a passion for educating children, we welcome you as part of the TCDN family

TCDN is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.

The administrative office and preschool program are located in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, 10 miles southwest of Philadelphia. All program sites are located within the Wallingford-Swarthmore School District and are convenient to major highways and public transportation.

Current Position Openings


After School Program Teacher

Trinity Cooperative Day Nursery (TCDN) seeks an energetic, knowledgeable teacher/recreation specialist who enjoys cultivating learning opportunities with groups of K- 2nd grade or 3rd-6th grade children. This part time position includes responsibilities as part of a team to provide nurturing interactions with school age children, plan creative curriculum/outdoor activities, communicate with families, assess ongoing needs of individual children and maintain a professional demeanor consistent with TCDN’s mission.

Part time hours are 3:00 – 6:00 pm daily, with extended hours on occasion.  A degree in Education or a related field with some education credits is preferred.

TCDN is a non-profit organization, which has provided comprehensive, quality care and education for 44 years in the Wallingford–Swarthmore community. We have a strong organizational commitment to excellence through diversity in programs and employment. TCDN actively seeks and welcomes applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds including those who have intercultural experience.

We offer a competitive salary and excellent personal time off benefits. TCDN is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Send letter of interest and resume to Director, Cindy Murray at cindy@tcdn.org.

Substitutes Needed for All TCDN Programs

TCDN is seeking substitutes for the preschool and out-of-school time programs we operate. Hours can be full day or part day, based upon need. Our programs provide an opportunity to work with children to help them develop a love for learning in a warm, nurturing environment. Substitutes play a vital role in supporting our staff and develop rewarding relationships with children and their families.

If interested, please contact TCDN Director, Cindy Murray at cindy@tcdn.org.


TCDN is always seeking volunteers who want to help TCDN in creative ways. Family or community volunteers are integral in the planning and execution of a variety of TCDN events. Being a classroom volunteer is a great opportunity for those wanting to work as a teacher with children to gain experience or who simply delight in the joy of being with children. Volunteers can also help advance TCDN’s mission and vision by joining a committee or the Board of Directors.