Your Dream Job Awaits!

Interested in a career working with young children?

Did you know a highschool diploma (or GED) can get you started?

Whether you have credit in early childhood or not, you may begin your career now!

Must pass a criminal record check.

The CDA (Child Development Associate) Credential is a self-paced, online training program which is completed as part of an on the job training.  Upper Valley providers currently have access to CDA For Success program which provides participants with a Coach and is Fully grant Funded! 

So start your Career NOW!                 

In most cases a center will provide the appropriate training to become qualified while on the job!

Vermont Staff Position
Classroom Aide & Teacher

  • Assistant-18 yrs old, HS diploma or GED, specific training (provided on the job or CDA)
  • Teacher Associate- 20 yrs. old, HS diploma or GED and Assoc degree or equivalent
  • Teacher-20 yrs old, BA degree or equivalent

NH Staff Position
Classroom Aide & Teacher

  • Assistant Teacher-16 yrs old, HS diploma or GED, works under supervision until Associate Teacher status achieved
  • Associate Teacher-18 yrs old, HS diploma,9 credits in Early Childhood or 3 credits and 1500 hours experience or CDA
  • Lead Teacher-18 yrs old, 18 credits in Early Childhood or CDA and experience