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Professional Development & Job Opportunities



Are You Ready to Work in Child Care?

Below are jobs posted for our child care provider partners with a School Readiness or Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten contract.

The Early Learning Coalition of St. Lucie County is not involved with the hiring or policies for these positions, but we are posting them as a service to our childcare providers and to potential teachers. Please contact the Child Care Center, Private School or Family Care Provider directly through their posted email and/or phone.

According to federal regulations, all program personnel and volunteers must complete pre-service training coursework within 90 days of initial employment with any provider participating in the School Readiness program.  For further information please read the Preservice Training Requirements:  


For VPK Instructors:

For more information about working in the Early Childhood Education Industry, check out the Office of Early Learning website here:

Child Care Job Postings:



Provider Training Opportunities

The Coalition provides free training for directors and teaching staff of our contracted childcare providers. Classes cover curriculum implementation, classroom management and more. We provide certificates indicating in-service hours for each training that is successfully completed. Trainings are generally held in the Multi-purpose Conference Room at the Coalition office.

Upcoming courses include:

Coming soon…


The Coalition reserves the right to change the training schedule.  Registration information is distributed at bi-monthly provider meetings. You may also contact the Coalition for up-to-date training information.  Space is limited and is on a first come-first served basis.

The Office of Early Learning also offers Professional Development Opportunities at this link:


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