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Job Opportunities & Professional Development

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. 

NEW: CareerSource Research Coast has launched new workforce training and development programs to support St. Lucie County residents and businesses economically impacted by COVID-19. Qualifying businesses may apply to receive up to $10 thousand in grant funding for on-the-job training reimbursement for each qualifying St. Lucie County resident they hire, and qualifying St. Lucie County residents may apply to receive up to $5 thousand in scholarship grant funds for immediate, short-term training or certification for in-demand occupations. Learn more here:

https://careersourcerc.com/careersource-research-coast-launches-new-workforce-programs-to-aid-st-lucie-county-residents-and-businesses-impacted-by-covid-19

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:  

http://www.floridaearlylearning.com/Content/Uploads/floridaearlylearning.com/files/Preservice%20Training%20Requirements_4-10-17_Final_ADA.pdf 

For VPK Instructors: http://www.floridaearlylearning.com/vpk/vpk-providers/becoming-a-vpk-provider/vpk-instructor-qualifications

For more information about working in the Early Childhood Education Industry, check out the Office of Early Learning website here: http://www.floridaearlylearning.com/providers/professional-development

Child Care Job Postings:

 Posted: August 25, 2021

 1. Child Care Center: Grace Education & Business Community Center

 Position: Secretary  Cert/Education : contact center Experience: Working with youth in academic setting

 Contact:  Joann Thompson    Phone: 772-242-1581           Email: graceeducationcenter@gmail.com

 2. Child Care Center: La Petite Academy Bethany 

 Position: Teacher, School Readiness Program            Cert/Education: 40 hours DCF Program

 Experience: School Readiness      Contact: Stephanie Bisbano          Phone: 772-878-9922 

 Email: 7389@lapetite.com

 3. Child Care Center: Dream Chaser Preschoo

 Position: VPK Teacher      Cert/Education: CDA/Associate Degree         Experience: A/A

 Contact: Maloma Peterkin         Phone: 772-882-1279           Email: Dreamchaserpreschool@gmail.com

 4. Child Care Center: Learning Tree Academy, Inc. 

  Position: VPK Teacher        Cert/Education: FCCPC/CPA or higher        Experience: Min 1 year

  Contact: Nicole McGee       Phone: 772-464-2988          Emaillearningtreeacademy2808@yahoo.com 

  5 Child Care Center: Dalton Learning Center

  Position: VPK Teacher       Cert/Education: CPR& First Aid, CDA/ VPK Certification 

  Experience: with VPK    Contact: Sophia Belizaire            Phone: 772-337-8160 

  Email: daltonlearningcenter@gmail.com

   6. Child Care Center: Precious Lambs Kiddie Kollege

  Position: VPK Teacher         Cert/Education: VPK Certificate/VPK Courses 45 hrs. Childcare Cred.

  Experience: with VPK education  ContactFaye L. Owens     Phone772-595-9001 or 772-359-0254     

  Email: Preciouslambs001@yahoo.com

  7. Child Care Center: Precious Lambs Kiddie Kollege

  Position: VPK  Director Cert/Education: VPK Certificate/VPK Courses 45 hrs. Childcare Credential 

 Experience: In management, support teachers academically, monitor teacher progress, and facilitate 

meetings.   ContactFaye L. Owens Phone: 772-595-9001 or 772-359-0254 

Email: Preciouslambs001@yahoo.com

 8. Child Care Center: Storybrooke Preschool Academy

 Position: Full-time VPK/School Readiness Teacher Cert/Education:  CDA 45 hours DCF Training 

 Experience:  at least 1 year  Contact: Temisha West 

Phone: 772-468-0944 Email:  twest@storybrookeacademy.com

 9. Child Care Center: Storybrooke Preschool Academy

 Position: Full-time VPK/School Readiness Assistant Teacher Cert/Education:  45 hours DCF Training 

 Experience:  at least 1 year   Contact: Temisha West Phone: 772-468-0944 Email:  twest@storybrookeacademy.com

10. Child Care Center: Riverbend Learning Center

 Position: Two-year-old Lead Teacher Cert/Education: CDA or better

 Experience:  preferred   Contact: Kelly Martin        Phone: 772-398-4636           

Email: RiverbendKLM@aol.com

 11. Child Care Center: Little Scholars Academy

  Position: VPK Teacher Cert/Education: 45 hours CDA or better

  Experience: 1 year      Contact: Beatrice Franco      Phone: 772-577-6819       

Email: LittlescholarsPSL@gmail.com 

 12. Child Care Center: Oxford Academy Pre-School

  Position: Teacher Cert/Education: N/A     Experience:  will train the right person

  Contact: Kim or Jenn      Phone: 772-770-3180       Email: OxfordAcademyVB@aol.com

13. Child Care Center:  Dream Chaser Preschool

 Position: 2 Year Old Teacher Cert/Education: DCF 45 hours, be able to pass Level 2 Background

 Experience:  some    Contact: Maloma Peterkin Phone: 772-882-1279   Emaildreamchaserpreschool@gmail.com

 14. Child Care Center:  Dream Chaser Preschool

Position: Floater  Cert/Education: willing to train

Experience: this position will be giving teachers their lunch break and possibly filling in the classrooms when Staff is absent

Contact: Maloma Peterkin Phone: 772-882-1279   Email: dreamchaserpreschool@gmail.com

15. Child Care Center:  Hobe Sound Early Learning Center

 Position: Teacher Assistant  Cert/Education: FCCPC and 45 hours

 Experience: Preferable    Contact: Mary King 

Phone: 772-546-5462   Email: m.king@hobesoundearlylearningcenter.org

16. Child Care Center:  Bubble Guppies Learning Academy

 Position: VPK Teacher  Cert/Education: CDA

 Experience: 1 Year    Contact: Olga Aldana Phone: 772-777-4442   Email: bubblelearning@yahoo.com

17. Child Care Center: La Petite Academy

 Position: Full-time 2-year old Teacher Cert/Education: 45 hours DCF Training 

 Hours:  9:30 am to 6:30 pm   Experience:  6 mos-1 year experience in Childcare Facility  

Contact: Natalie Santoiemma     Phone: 772-340-1533      Email7390@lapetite.com

 18. Child Care Center: La Petite Academy

 Position: Part time Toddler Teacher  Cert/Education: 45 hours DCF Training 

Hours:  2:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Experience:  6 mos-1 year experience in Childcare Facility  

Contact: Natalie Santoiemma   Phone: 772-340-1533       Email7390@lapetite.com

19. Child Care Center:  Sunlight Christian Academy 

Position:  VPK Assistant Teacher        Cert/Education:  Min. required DCF Hours/Associates Degree a plus

Experience:  2+ Years         Contact:  Sarah Wilson Hyde         Phone:  772-446-7363

Email:  swilsonhyde@sunca.org

20.  Child Care Center:  YMCA of the Treasure Coast – Indiantown Branch

Position:  Preschool Floater – part time             Cert/Education:  45 DCF Hours and CPR/First Aid

Contact:  Brandy Millette                     Email: bmillette@ymcatreasurecoast.org

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 or online through virtual platforms.

Upcoming courses include:

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

http://www.floridaearlylearning.com/providers/professional-development

 

  

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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