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Schools, Community Centers, Recreation CentersWashington DC, Northern Virginia, MarylandAlexandria, VA 22314


Every season YoKid accepts 25 teachers into the teaching program. Each teacher is given hands-on training that can be used for Yoga Alliance CEs, a complimentary unlimited class pass to a partner yoga studio, complimentary registration for the National Kids Yoga Conference, complimentary professional development opportunities, and more fun perks along the way!

To become a teacher with YoKid you should have previous yoga experience, a passion for working with children/teens and, upon acceptance, fulfill the following requirements:

Complete an application, including background check
Attend one monthly teacher meeting
Participate in a screening and orientation session
Attend a specialized teacher specific training over one weekend
Availability to teach 1 or 2 kids/teen classes per week between 2:00pm and 5:00pm

Candidates must apply seasonally. The Winter season commitment is from January to June. Annual commitments can be made in special circumstances.

If you have any questions, call Laura at 571.358.9642 or email Ltashjian@yokid.org


  • Physical Education
  • Organization
  • Fitness Instruction
  • Youth Services
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-2 classes/week for one semester
  • Application & Questions:  Email resume and cover letter to Laura (ltashjian@yokid.org)
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