Open Positions in the Child Care Community
We are dedicated to supporting child care providers in our community, as well as helping ensure that the centers and homes serving families have the staff they need to deliver excellent care and education.

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The Coalition regularly posts employment opportunities within the Pinellas child care community. Browse the open positions on this page to find one that fits you!

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General Information: First Lutheran School is a Christ-centered environment, located in Clearwater, seeking a part-time aftercare staff member. The position is for our school age classroom with children kindergarten -5th grade. The hours are M/W/F 2:45- 6pm.

Duties would include organizing indoor/outdoor activities, assisting with homework, small group interactions, and communicating in a positive manner to both students and parents.

Requirements: Must be at least 18 years old.
Must have experience working with children.
Must be able to pass a background check.
Site Name: First Lutheran School
Contact Person: Michelle Gemeinhardt
Contact Email Address: mlpasierb@yahoo.com
Street Address: 1644 Nursery Road
City: Clearwater
Zip: 33756
Phone: 727- 462-8000
Send Resumes To: mlpasierb@yahoo.com

General Information: New Beginnings Preschool, in the Seminole/Largo area, has a full-time Lead Teacher position and part-time Assistant Teacher position available. If you love working with children and have an upbeat , energetic personality, this is the perfect teaching position for you.
* Please respond with resume via email, and we will respond within 48 hours.
Requirements: The following experience and training is preferred:

Lead teacher: ~Staff credential
~preschool experience

Assistant Teacher: ~45 clock hours from DCF

Site Name: New Beginnings Preschool
Contact Person: Anna Zegzdryn
Contact Email Address: newbeginningslargo@gmail.com
Street Address: 12240 seminole blvd
City: largo
Zip: 33778
Phone: 7275598469
Send Resumes To: newbeginningslargo@gmail.com

General Information: We are a small family owned ACCREDITTED & GOLD SEAL childcare center in the borders of Clearwater & Palm Harbor, Florida.

We are very passionate about our career choice and we are looking to hire the same like minded people!
We have a Fun, Loving, dependable, hard working team here at the Growing Room. Our Team has made this their "Home away from Home" and their colleagues have become family. Therefore, we are looking for a few GOOD People that would like to join our FAMILY!

PLEASE SEND YOUR RESUME AND DCF TRANSCRIPT WHEN APPLYING!

Requirements: *MUST HAVE Love and MUST BE Patient for this age group!
*CDA or CDAE or in the process
*Level 2 Background screening
*2 years experience in the age group you are applying for
*Team Player with a Sense of Humor 🙂
*Flexibility (in Yoga that is, LOL)
*Be able to do and implement Lesson Plans (Beyond Circles & Center Time for 3's & Beyond Cribs & Rattles for 2's class)
Site Name: Growing Room Enrichment Center
Contact Person: Lydia Jimenez or Justine Davis
Contact Email Address: grec2470@yahoo.com
Street Address: 2470 Curlew Road
City: Clearwater
Zip: 33761
Phone: (727) 789-4769
Send Resumes To: Grec2470@yahoo.com or Grec2470lj@gmail.com

General Information: Faith based, Gold Seal, Apple accredited preschool is looking for an assistant/floater to help with 2-5 year old's and teacher breaks. If you have a love and passion for working with young children, we want to meet you! First Baptist Preschool has been serving the Pinellas Park community for 50 years. Come be a part of our family.
Requirements: Must have the mandated DCF 40 clock hour training
Background screening
Site Name: First Baptist Preschool Center
Contact Person: Lisa Hartog
Contact Email Address: preschool@fbcpp.org
Street Address: 5495 Park Blvd N
City: Pinellas Park
Zip: 33781
Phone: 7275449465
Send Resumes To: preschool@fbcpp.org

General Information: We are looking for reliable, compassionate, energetic, fun-loving team players to fill our full-time teacher positions for multiple classrooms. We are a faith-based preschool with a family-oriented atmosphere. The need for care is growing more now than ever and we are excited for our team to grow as well! If you are ready to shape young minds and make a difference, we want YOU apart of our team!
Requirements: -Must have 40 DCF Clock hours
-Able to pass a level II background screening
-Ability to create engaging lesson plans
-CDA preferred but not required
-Must be 18 years or older
-Have a high school diploma or equivalent
Site Name: Seminole United Methodist Academy
Contact Person: Jennie or Shari
Contact Email Address: seminoleunitedmethodistacademy@gmail.com
Street Address: 5400 Seminole Boulevard
City: Seminole
Zip: 33772
Phone: 727-391-0657
Send Resumes To: Seminoleunitedmethodistacademy@gmail.com

General Information: We are a family oriented, child first preschool that is looking for professionals who want to be part of a supportive and fun loving team. Benefits include medical, vision and dental insurance, paid vacation time, and a happy, positive place to work. Compensation based on experience and education.

Infant Caregiver: Must love to snuggle, work well with others and be detail oriented. Experience and understanding of infant development is preferred. Full and Part time positions available.

Lead Two's Teacher: We are looking for experienced teachers who love working with two year old's in a team teaching environment. Position is full time.

Floaters: Are you new to childcare or love variety in your daily routine? Our floaters get the opportunity to work with all ages throughout the day and assist lead teachers. Full and part-time positions available.

Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent
45 DCF training hours/willing to do
CPR/ First aid training/willing to do
Experience preferred, but we will train
CDA preferred for lead positions
Site Name: Magnolia Dayschool of Feathersound/Clearwater
Contact Person: Kim Kent
Contact Email Address: kk@magnoliadayschool.com
Street Address: 3245 Executive Drive
City: Clearwater
Zip: 33762
Phone: (727) 80-2185
Send Resumes To: Kim Kent at kk@magnoliadayschool.com

General Information: We are a preschool in Clearwater looking for a strong, experienced lead teachers for our 3’s classroom. Come join our Cornerstone family and find out why we are one of the top-rated preschools in Clearwater!
Requirements: -45 DCF clock hours
-First aid/CPR
-At least 1 year experience in childcare
Site Name: Cornerstone Preschool
Contact Person: Alexandra Seifert
Contact Email Address: cornerstonepreschool@hotmail.com
Street Address: 2671 Sunset Point Road
City: Clearwater
Zip: 33759
Phone: 7277913333
Send Resumes To: Alexandra Seifert, Assistant Director

 

General Information: The ideal candidate will be a caring individual who demonstrates the love for teaching young children with the ability to lift up to 50 pounds. Must pass a background check.
Requirements: High school diploma / CDA
40 Clock Hours
First Aid and CPR
Background Check
Willing to be a team player
Site Name: Leap of Faith Christian Preschool II
Contact Person: Suzanne Myrthil
Contact Email Address: leapoffaithchristian2@yahoo.com
Street Address: 6315 Central Avenue
City: Saint Petersburg
Zip: 33710
Phone: 7273471227
Send Resumes To: leapoffaithchristian2@yahoo.com

 

General Information: Plato Academy is looking to hire several full-time Toddler/PreK/VPK teachers throughout its centers in Pinellas County. We are seeking Early Childhood professionals who are passionate about teaching young minds.
Requirements: Must be 18 years of age with a High School Diploma or equivalent
Posses or be willing to obtain background checks, CPR/First Aid Certification, 45 hours DCF clock hour training
Ideal candidates will posses CDA and Staff Credential
Site Name: Plato Academy
Contact Person: Tami Radecki
Contact Email Address: earlylearning@superiorschools.com
Street Address: 861 N Hercules Ave
City: Clearwater
Zip: 33765
Send Resumes To: earlylearning@superiorschools.com

General Information: Plato Academy has several positions available throughout Pinellas County for its Before and After School Programs. This is a part-time position with working hours of 7:00-8:30am and/or 2:30-5:45pm. Additional hours will be available on in-service days and Holiday Breaks.
Before and After Care teachers supervise and provide activities for children in grades Kindergarten-8th grade.
Requirements: Must be 18 years of age with a High School Diploma or equivalent.
Must have or be willing to obtain background checks, CPR/First Aid Certification and 45 DCF clock hour training mods.
Site Name: Plato Academy
Contact Person: Tami Radecki
Contact Email Address: earlylearning@superiorschools.com
Street Address: 861 N Hercules Ave
City: Clearwater
Zip: 33765
Send Resumes To: earlylearning@superiorschools.com

General Information: The Assistant Director will provide a safe, fun and educational environment for all preschool participants at the Lealman YMCA Preschool Academy. Under direction of the Preschool Director, the Assistant Director is responsible for all children, activities and record keeping at the center.  Will also be responsible for ensuring the site meets all YMCA, Early Learning Coalition and State licensing standards.

Excellent opportunity to join a mission-driven organization that offers training, development and growth potential.  Full-time, Monday-Friday. $16.00-$17.00/hour with excellent benefits upon eligibility including health insurance, paid time off, before and after school child care, free wellness center usage & employer-paid retirement fund.  Must have a valid driver's license, clear criminal history and be drug free.  Pre-employment drug test and level 2 fingerprint background check required.

Requirements: Must be 21 years of age with an AA degree from an accredited college/university and completion of all mandatory child care training MODs (Introduction to Child Care Training Parts 1 and 2).  Must hold a CDA or CDA equivalent.  Employee must be in the process of obtaining a Director's Credential and be awarded the credential within one year of employment.  Minimum of 1- 3 years in a pre-school setting required.  Must be able to manage large groups of children and have knowledge of sports and children's programming.  Strong communication, supervisory and organizational skills.  Ability to multi-task, have general record keeping skills and be capable of resolving conflict.
Site Name: Lealman YMCA Preschool Academy
Contact Person: Carla Struckhoff
Contact Email Address: cstruckhoff@stpeteymca.org
Street Address: 5175 45th Street North
City: St Petersburg
Zip: 33714
Phone: 7278959622
Send Resumes To: cstruckhoff@stpeteymca.org

 

General Information: We are looking to add someone to our wonderful staff. We are a small Day school that does lunch bunch and after school care for Leila Davis Elementary. We are looking to find someone to do Lunch Bunch (12:15-2:15) and After school care (2:45 - 6:00). The hours would be 12:00 to 6:00 pm.
Requirements: To be considered for this position, you must meet all state licensing requirements listed below:

* 18years of age with High School diploma or GED
* Proof of completed DCF 40 clock hours (Part 1 and 2)
* Be able to pass local, FDLE, and federal background check (Level 2 screening)
* CPR and First aid
* Fire safety training
* CDA/SMIC

Site Name: Kids Corner
Contact Person: Laura Garcia
Contact Email Address: schooldirector@northwoodpc.org
Street Address: 2875 state road 580
City: Clearwater
Zip: 33761
Phone: 727-723-7679
Send Resumes To: Laura Garcia @ schooldirector@northwoodpc.org

 

General Information: New Horizons Country Day School is looking to hire several full-time Infant/Toddler/Two/Three's teachers throughout its centers in Palm Harbor. We are seeking Early Childhood professionals who are professional and dedicated to the education of young minds.
Requirements: Must be 18 years of age with a High School Diploma or equivalent
Posses or be willing to obtain background checks,
CPR/First Aid Certification,
45 hours DCF clock hour training
Ideal candidates will posses CDA and Staff Credential but will work with students desiring to enroll in CDA classes or are already in process
Site Name: New Horizons Country Day School
Contact Person: Courtney Ballestero
Contact Email Address: director@newhorizonsprivateschool.com
Street Address: 2060 Nebraska Avenue
City: Palm Harbor
Zip: 34683
Phone: 727-785-8591
Send Resumes To: director@newhorizonsprivateschool.com

 

General Information: Looking for a caring individual who enjoys teaching young children with the ability to lift up to 30 pounds. Infant teacher must provide a nurturing environment for infants to develop and reach age appropriate milestone. You need to verbally engage with infants throughout the day ,maintain feeding schedule and demonstrate good judgement in care and play with infant that is assigned to you. If you feel that you are this person come join our team.
Requirements: You will need the following :

GED or HS
Completed Early Childhood Courses
Background check

Site Name: Angels at Play Learning Center Inc
Contact Person: Virginia Castellanos
Contact Email Address: angelsatplaycenter@gmail.com
Street Address: 2001 62th Ave South
City: SAINT PETERSBURG
Zip: 33712
Phone: 7278649664
Send Resumes To: ramonitap@aol.com

 

General Information: Looking for a Part Time teacher . The hours are from 12:00 to 4:00 Monday through Friday for the one year old class. Most be able to break lunches and be very flexible .
Requirements: GED or HS
Background Check
Early Childhood Courses
Shaken Baby Syndrome
CPR/Frist Aid
Site Name: Angels at Play Learning Center
Contact Person: Virginia Castellanos
Contact Email Address: angelsatplaycenter@gmail.com
Street Address: 2001 62nd Ave South
City: SAINT PETERSBURG
Zip: 33712
Phone: 7278649664
Send Resumes To: ramonitap@aol.com