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Tinkergarten is a fast growing, social impact company founded by education and tech industry vets, that offers high quality outdoor classes where kids learn through play. We're a small but powerful team on a mission to improve the lives of kids and their families. Are you ready to join us? Check out our current opportunities:

Community Development Manager

Customer Liaison

Tinkergarten Leader


Community Development Manager

If you care deeply about early childhood learning, getting kids outdoors, and are an exceptional communicator, listen up. Tinkergarten is a fast growing, social impact company founded by education and tech industry vets, that is redefining early childhood education. We offer high quality outdoor classes where kids learn through play. Our platform enables anyone, anywhere to become a leader, run classes in parks nationwide, and deliver high quality learning to families in their local community. We're a small but powerful team on a mission to improve the lives of kids and their families, and we’re hiring a Community Manager who can help us to manage a fast growing national network of leaders. You’ll be responsible for building programs and cultivating support, motivation and efficiency across our network of highly motivated early childhood educators.

We need you to:

  • Steward the cultural values of the company among to the leader community, channel leader voice efficiently to our central organization.
  • Cultivate an open, supportive, and vibrant culture among the leaders.
  • Curate leader forums, keep conversations well-organized, build an open and useful peer learning network.
  • Manage external leader groups across social media to support leaders, keep everyone informed, and honor brand and cultural values.
  • Surface trends and issues from the leader community to the central team.
  • Work with other central colleagues to develop programs that promote, support and optimize leader success.
  • Help us communicate policies, feature updates, successes and new learnings to leaders effectively.

What you've got:

  • You are an exceptional writer, listener, diplomat, and empathizer.
  • You active publish and consume on various social media platforms, and keep current with trends among the platforms.
  • You are incredibly well organized and detail oriented.
  • You have mobilized large teams or communities of people to achieve great things.
  • You are entrepreneurial by nature, require very little direction and can lead initiatives across teams.
  • You're tech savvy, require minimal training, and can understand and communicate about the technology that enables our service.
  • You can spin multiple plates and efficiently problem solve in a fast paced, high growth environment.
  • You are ready to dive in the deep end and play on a winning team.

This role is based in our Northampton, MA headquarters. If this role excites you, please send details on your background and a note about why you are interested in the role to support@tinkergarten-dot-com.

Customer Liaison

If you care deeply about early childhood learning, getting kids outdoors, and are an exceptional communicator, listen up. Tinkergarten is a fast growing, social impact company founded by education and tech industry vets, that is redefining early childhood education. We offer high quality outdoor classes where kids learn through play. Our platform enables anyone, anywhere to become a leader, run classes in parks nationwide, and deliver high quality learning to families in their local community. We're a small but powerful team on a mission to improve the lives of kids and their families, and we're hiring a Customer Liaison to be our main point of contact between Tinkergarten and our parents. You'll help to solve their issues and provide a delightful experience for families.

What we need:

  • You can anticipate and attend to the needs of customers, solving their issues and helping us to provide amazing experience that parents want to recommend.
  • Via email, phone, (and new communication methods not yet invented!), you will resolve any product and service questions.
  • You will solve problems for and make recommendations to customers.
  • You will manage service requests from leaders, supporting the team responsible for classes.
  • You will prepare actionable reports for the management team by collecting and analyzing customer information.

What you've got:

  • A natural ability to warmly, efficiently, clearly and attentively liaise with parent customers and leaders to help them with our service.
  • An exceptional written, listening, verbal, and emotional intelligence skills.
  • An ability to quickly and continually understand, use, change, and implement new technologies that enable our service.
  • A unrelenting level of care in your work that results in consistent quality at a detailed level.
  • An ability to efficiently problem solve in a fast paced, high growth environment.
  • A desire to dive in the deep end and play on a winning team.

This role is based in our Northampton, MA headquarters. If this role excites you, please send details on your background and a note about why you are interested in the role to support@tinkergarten-dot-com.

Tinkergarten Leader

Be the one to bring Tinkergarten to your community!

If you’re an energetic, motivated parent—or just love working with kids—and want flexible and meaningful work—this could be the opportunity you’ve been waiting for.

  • Bring a mission-driven, healthy and educational service to your community
  • Earn money on a flexible schedule—teach as many or as few classes as you want
  • Even help your own kid(s) develop while sharpening your parenting skills
  • Be social, and have FUN!

Learn more or apply to become a leader.