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Monday-Friday 8:30 am to 3:15 pm

Extended Day Program: 7:30 am to 6:00 pm

Front Office 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Contact information


2511 Sentry Drive, Suite 100

Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Tel: (907) 333-1080 Fax: (907) 333-1652

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Employment Opportunities

Equal Opportunity Employer: PNA is committed to the guidelines of the equal opportunity laws. Applicants will be evaluated in regards to their qualifications without regard to their race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual preference, medical condition or any other classification protected by law.



To apply for a job at PNA 

Complete an application AND send a cover letter, resume and at least three professional references to


Electronic Application (.doc)

Printable application (.pdf)


About PNA

Pacific Northern Academy serves approximately 120 students in Early Childhood through Eighth Grade. We are a project based independent private school located in south Anchorage, Alaska, valuing 21st-century learning principles and advanced, whole child education. PNA’s program also emphasizes visual arts, performing arts, foreign language, and community service.

extended day program instructor

Pacific Northern Academy is looking for a qualified Extended Day Program Instructor to work in our before and after school program daily       (Monday- Friday) from 7:30 am - 9:30 am and/or 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm. 


The duties of the Extended Day Program Instructor are as follows:

  • Planning and leading games, activities, and crafts
  • Monitoring the safety and well-being of students 

  • Positively interacting with parents at drop-off and pick-up

  • Cleaning and sanitizing room and materials used each date

  • Attending all mandatory staff meetings and trainings


Educational Background: Two years of college in early childhood education, elementary education, child development, or a related field OR a CDA Credential is preferred.


Essential Job Functions: Essential job functions include communication and organizational skills along with the physical ability to bend, kneel, lift and carry up to 40 lbs as necessary to meet the needs of young children.

This is a part-time position, and is not eligible for benefits. 


Compensation: $15+ per hour.


To apply for this position, complete the application above AND send a cover letter, resume and at least three professional references to: Applications will be open until filled.

Enrichment Instructors 

Are you an artist, inventor, coach or tech-savvy person who loves teaching kids? Then we are looking for you. PNA is seeking individuals or organizations to provide enrichment classes for students after school, on weekends and during school breaks. As a PNA Enrichment Program Instructor are responsible for organizing and facilitating classes focused on your contracted activity. Preparation time may be necessary outside of the course time. You are expected to facilitate snacks and carry out courses as scheduled. For more information or if interested, send a course proposal, resume and at least three professional references to the Enrichment Director at


Substitute Teachers 

PNA is currently seeking on-call substitute teachers for the 2019-2020 school year. Qualified applicants will have a bachelor's degree and prior teaching experience as a primary classroom teacher. To apply for the openings, please send a resume and at least three professional references to