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Early Childhood Teacher

Beginning in mid-August for the 2019-2020 year. Under general direction from the Executive Director, the Early Childhood Teacher will plan, direct, manage, and oversee the activities and operation of the respective Early Childhood classroom (ages 4-5). The teacher in this position is responsible for meeting the performance standards using their experience in the field to provide quality education to all children on behalf of Sweetwater County Child Development Center (SCCDC).

Basic Qualifications Include:

Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, Family and Child Development, Elementary Education, or a related field.

Be certified in through PTSB in the state of Wyoming.

Within three years this teacher will need to complete his/her Early Childhood Special Education Endorsement (ECSE).

For more information contact Dr. Pelham at

Job Opportunities at Sweetwater Child Development Center:


DAYCARE PARA - Green River 

The Daycare Para will work 30-35 hours a week in the infant room at out Green River Center.  This is a full-time position that pays $9-$10 hour and is for 11 months (NO July).   The para will help care for infants up to age two, but could be asked to work in the toddler or preschool aged rooms.   Feeding, playtime, rest time, changing and cleaning are all the main duties of this position.   Hours and days will depend on need but our daycare is open at 7:00am - 5:30pm Monday through Friday.  

For more information or to apply please contact Dr. Pelham at   

Speech/Language Pathologist 

The SLP is responsible for the planning and execution of the speech and language program for the SCCDC (birth to five), as well as program records, relationship management with internal and external partners, and training of parents and of other staff.  We are hiring for two positions, one in Green River for our preschool age students and one that will be housed in Rock Springs and will be for our Part C (birth to three) students.  This is an exempt position and will range from $44,000-$70,000 annually for FT.   The position will begin in August 2019.   

For a full job description or to apply please contact Dr. Pelham at    

How We Are Funded

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The Sweetwater County Child Developmental Center (SCCDC) is funded through various sources. 

  • Federal Government
  • State of Wyoming
  • United Way of Southwest Wyoming
  • Grants
  • Donations
  • Fundraisers
  • Special Purpose Tax


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The Sweetwater County Child Developmental Center (SCCDC) is a non-profit organization that has served the children and families in Sweetwater County since 1979.

The center is mandated by the state of Wyoming to provide early intervention services to children birth through age five with a variety of delays and disabilities. The SCCDC is the only organization in Sweetwater County to serve the children birth through age three.

There are 14 Developmental Preschool Regions in Wyoming. The SCCDC is Region 7.

The SCCDC is governed by a nine member, volunteer board which consists of parents, school district representatives, and members of the general community.

The SCCDC consists of highly trained and qualified staff:

  • Administrative Staff 
  • Classroom Teachers 
  • Data Managers 
  • Early Childhood Special Education Teachers 
  • Early Childhood Teachers 
  • Educational Assistants 
  • Family Service Coordinators 
  • Licensed Mental Health Specialist 
  • Occupational Therapists 
  • Paraprofessionals 
  • Physical Therapists 
  • Play Therapist 
  • Speech/Language 
  • Pathologists 
  • Support Staff

The SCCDC is currently funded through several sources; The Federal Government, state of Wyoming, Sweetwater County, the city of Green River, United Way of Southwest Wyoming, grants, and donations.

Board Meetings Minutes

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Check out all minutes at your convenience!

The Sweetwater County Child Development Center would like to annouce that we are now utilizing for our board meeting minutes.

This means that as a parent you are able to see what we are discussing during our board meetings so that you know what is going on at your child’s school. The hope with this system is to get more parents involved in the school. For additional parent opportunities please visit our Parents page.


The link to the website is  Once you get to the website click enter public site and you will be able to see our layout for the meetings. If you have any questions or concerns please contact us.