Preschool Assistant Teacher (Plant City TPP)

$10.61 per hour (full-time with benefits)

Easterseals Florida is seeking a Preschool Assistant Teacher to join our team of early childhood educators in our Teen Parent Program in making a difference in the lives of children with disabilities and special needs (two weeks to 36 months of age).  The Preschool Assistant Teacher will provide a positive, safe, stimulating and inclusionary learning environment to allow the children to grow and develop to their fullest potential.

You may be required to travel and provide coverage, as needed, to our centers in Tampa, Plant City, and Ruskin.  The Teen Parent program runs on the Hillsborough County school year schedule - 10 month positions with summers off.

This position requires:

  • A minimum of a high school diploma or GED
  • Successful completion of the Florida Department of Children & Families 45 hour Child Care Training preferred (but required in first 90 days of employment)
  • Current CPR and First Aid certification

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