Early Childhood (Preschool) Teacher

Salary will be $17.00 per hour. Full-time position (40 hours per week) plus insurance and time off benefits

The hours for this position will be from 7:30 to 5:30.

Each two week pay period will consist of one week working five 8 hour shifts and one week working four 10 hour shifts, for a total of 40 hours each week - giving you a day off every other work week!!

How would you like to work in a position where you get a day off every other week?  Are you looking for a job where what you do makes an impact in your community?  Are you looking for a job that makes you feel good about the work you do every day and you know you are making a difference in the lives of children with disabilities? Easterseals Florida is seeking Early Childhood Teachers to join our amazing team of early childhood educators in our Igoe-Amar Child Development Center in West Palm Beach.

A snapshot of what you'll do:

  • Provide a positive, safe, stimulating, and inclusionary learning environment
  • Support and allow children to grow and develop to their fullest potential
  • Assist with activities, set up, and preparing materials and supplies
  • Supervise children
  • Greet and communicate with families on a daily basis


  • A minimum of a high school diploma or GED with one of the following:
  • A Florida Staff Credential (one of the following):
  • Florida Child Care Professional Credential (FCCPC),
  • Early Childhood Professional Certificate (ECPC),
  • National Early Childhood Credential (CDA/NECC), or
  • Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education/Child Development
  • Successful completion of the Florida Department of Children & Families 45-hour Child Care Training
  • Current CPR and First Aid certification

Easterseals Florida has been rated a 2020, 2021, and 2022 Great Place to Work by our employees! We provide services daily that are leading the way to 100% equity, inclusion and access for people living with disabilities, families and communities. Working at Easterseals is more than just a job - it's an opportunity to be part of something bigger! If you want to translate your talent, your passion, and your commitment to help people with disabilities, families and the community, you might be exactly what we are looking for.

What we offer:

  • Live and on demand Professional Development opportunities (Internal and external)
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Plans
  • Paid Holidays, Vacation, Sick, and Personal Time
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Several Supplemental Insurance Policies
  • 403B Savings Plan
  • Work Life Balance
  • The Opportunity to Make a Difference in the Community and the Organization

In addition to outstanding benefits, Easterseals Florida offers a 30% discount on childcare to our staff.

Easterseals Florida is an AA/EEO employer and Drug Free Workplace (DFWP) (including medical marijuana).