Early Childhood Career Viewer-

This program is essentially a “guided tour” of the Early Care and Education field. Have you ever wondered what it might be like to work with young children?  Whether you are a High School student, college student, seeking employment or unsatisfied in your current employment, this program offers you a chance to consider a career in Early Childhood without a commitment or leaving your current employment.

Participants will attend an orientation and make 3 short observations in various age groups to assist those interested in the field in understanding if the field is appropriate for them.  Working with children is rewarding and fulfilling work.  It is also a highly regulated and participants will learn how providers work within regulations to provide quality care for our youngest Upper Valley residents.

Upon completion of this program participants will receive a $250.00 stipend regardless of career choice.

Orientation classes beginning NOW, so sign up TODAY!  Contact Katie at uveceacareers@gmail.com for more information or to sign up for our next class!  Limited stipends available, so sign up TODAY!

The ECEA is committed to supporting child care providers in connecting workforce to available employment.  Please contact Amy Brooks at eceauv@gmail.com to learn more about posting your available staffing positions here.                                                                                                                                                                                                                   IF YOU ARE READY NOW TO JOIN US IN AN EARLY CHILDHOOD CAREER….SCROLL DOWN FOR AVAILABLE POSITIONS!

Your Dream Job Awaits!

Interested in a Career working with Young Children?

Did you know a High School Diploma (or GED) can get you started?

Whether you have credits in early childhood or not you may begin your career NOW!

The following Child Care Providers in the Upper Valley are HIRING!  Call Today!


Vermont Staff Position descriptions–  *in most cases a center will provide the appropriate training to become qualified while on the job!                                                       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 descriptions- *in most cases a center will provide the appropriate training to become qualified while on the job!                                                               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 hrs experience or CDA        Lead Teacher-18 yrs old, 18 credits in Early Childhood or CDA and experience

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!                  

Watch Them Grow Childcare Center (Bradford, VT)

Watch Them Grow Childcare Center is looking for part time or full time Associate Teachers, support staff, and substitutes.  To apply please send a cover letter and resume to director@watchthemgrowchildcare.org or call 802 222 4912 for more information about open positions. 

World of Discovery- (White River Junction Location)

WOD II is currently hiring for an infant/toddler teacher, infant/toddler assistant teacher, & full & part time assistant teacher floats. Please contact Nikita at nikita.worldofdiscovery@gmail or call  802-795-0079.

Windy Hill School (New London, NH)

Windy Hill School is looking to fill an extended day position, 2-5:30PM M-F. Must have a positive disposition & love for learning with children. Substitute positions available as well. If interested, please contact Janet Bauer, Director of Windy Hill – jbauer@colby-sawyer.edu for more information.

Upper Valley Waldorf School (Quechee, VT)

The Early Childhood program at the Upper Valley Waldorf School, located in Quechee, Vermont, is seeking part-time Assistant Teachers for our Early Childhood classrooms for the fall of 2021. We are seeking loving, experienced, dependable individuals to work under the guidance of lead teachers in Waldorf Early Childhood classrooms. We are particularly interested in hiring for our Extended Day program that provides continuity for children transitioning from their morning classroom to afternoon care. Interested applicants must meet all State of Vermont Qualifications for Early Childhood Assistant Teachers: High school diploma or equivalent, at least 18 years of age and completion of a 30-hour course in child development, or one higher education course (minimum 3 credits) in early childhood development to be successfully completed within one year of employment. Professional development funding is available. Please submit a letter of interest, resume and contact information for 3 professional references to:

Leadership Council: Hiring
ATTN: Anne Parent
Upper Valley Waldorf School
P.O. Box 709,
Quechee,VT 05059
Phone: 802-296-2496 x305
Fax: 802-296-5075


The Family Place (Norwich, VT)

The Family Place is seeking a lead teacher full time position as well as part-time associate teachers and substitute teachers. To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to vacancy@the-family-place.org. No phone calls, please.

VCP Children’s Center (Bradford, VT)

VCP Children’s Center in Bradford, VT is looking for a licensed preschool teacher or a lead teacher with a bachelor’s degree, a preschool assistant teacher, an infant/toddler assistant teacher and a subsitute teacher. For more information please contact Lisa at Lisa@vcpreschool.net

Babble On Child Care (Hartford, VT)

Babble On Child Care is searching for multiple classroom staff. Contact Vicki Covell at 802-295-4839 or email Vickiplus4nt@aol.com.

Ready, Set, Grow (Claremont, NH)

Ready, Set, Grow is hiring in multiple classroom staff.  Contact Linda Tremblay at  ltremblay@rsgnhvt.com or by phone at 603-287-7900.

Dartmouth College Child Care Center (Hanover, NH)

Dartmouth College Child Care Center is hiring for Assistant and Associate Teachers. Come join our fun and professional team with many outdoor learning opportunities!  Positions based on qualifications.  If you enjoy working with children, check us out.  Full-time and part-time, permanent and temporary positions available.  This is a great time to influence the direction of an updated program. Please contact Sunnie McPhetres at 603-646-6610 or email Sunnie.J.McPhetres@dartmouth.edu for more information about open positions. 

Creative Kids Adventures- (Grantham, NH)

Creative Kids Adventures is always looking to welcome dedicated, professional early educators to join our fun, team oriented family! We are looking for an Associate level Teacher in Toddlers (2s) and Preschool (3s),  We are also in need of a break coverage person for our young I/T programs, a full time float and an early morning school age person. Contact Patti at 603-865-5654

Creative Kids Adventures (Hartford, VT)

Creative Kids Adventures in Hartford VT is currently looking for an after school Site Director and teachers to work grades K-5 grade students. Please email your resume to Jenn at creativekidsadventures@gmail.com

Potter’s House School & Childcare Center (Hartford, VT)

Potter’s House is looking for a lead teacher, assistant teacher, floats & summer camp counselors! Please email Deb at dkerwin@pottershouseschoolvt.com for more information!

Green Mountain Children’s Center ( Claremont, NH)

Green Mountain Children’s Center in Claremont is hiring for a full time lead teacher and a part time assistant teacher. If interested please contact Christy at gmcc.nh.director@gmail.com

Children’s Center of the Upper Valley (Lebanon, NH)

Children’s Center of the Upper Valley is looking for lead and assistant teachers! Please email Lianne at l.heiser@ccuv.org

La Petite Creche (Hanover, NH)

La Petite Creche is hiring! Please contact Joan at lapetitecreche@gmail.com

FitKids ChildCare (Lebanon,NH)

FitKids Childcare is hiring for FULL TIME & PART TIME positions! Please email lisa.bozogan@rivervalleyclub.com

My Second Home (Bradford, VT)

My Second Home is looking for individuals who can easily move between the 2 year old world of that of a preschooler! We are hiring assistant teachers, subs, and floaters, full or part time! Please email Meri petermerisal@gmail.com

Hampshire Cooperative Nursery School (Hanover, NH)

Hampshire Cooperative Nursery School is hiring for the 2021 school year! Looking to hire a talented and enthusiastic preschool teacher who has a passion for play based programming and outdoor education. The right person will be nurturing, energetic, creative, and have a love for supporting children in their personal development. The candidate will also have strong organizational and communication skills to collaborate with colleagues and build positive relationships with families. Early Childhood Education credits/certification are a must. For questions or to send resume, contact Meg O’Leary at director@hampshirecooperative.org or call 603-643-4640.  HCNS is a Licensed and Equal Opportunity School. https://www.hampshirecooperative.org/

CCBA (Lebanon, NH)

The CCBA is currently hiring for their after school program instructor position for the upcoming school year. For more information, please contact Eileen Urquhart, Preschool Program Director at 603-448-1804, ext. 115 or Eileen.urquhart@joinccba.org

Maple Leaf Children’s Center (Thetford, VT)

Maple Leaf Children’s Center is currently looking for a lead teacher in their toddler room. Please send your resume to Retha van Wyk at mapleleafcc@outlook.com

Blueberry Mountain Childcare (Newport, NH)

Blueberry Mountain Childcare is a Catholic Christian Childcare Center looking for part time help one day a week to start. Age 16 – retired persons who may be looking for a part time job. Please contact Mary for more information at 603-863-7657 or at blueberrymt.cc@gmail.com

Kendal at Hanover Early Learning Center (Hanover, NH)

Kendal at Hanover seeks an early childhood associate teacher or lead teacher to work in our Intergenerational and Early Learning Center.  Responsibilities include assisting in the daily operation and coordination of the early learning center. Provide children ranging in ages of six weeks to six years old with a learning environment and experiences to help develop socially, intellectually, physically and emotionally while simultaneously supporting wellness of residents.   Minimum of 18 credits in Early Childhood Education or related field, Associates Degree or equivalent, preferred.

Head Start Sites (Windsor County, VT)

Head Start Sites in Windsor County, VT are looking for the folllowing positions:
Chester Community Preschool- Lead Teacher, Teacher Associate, Teacher Assistant
Pine Street Preschool- Lead Teacher
The Children’s Place Preschool – Teacher Assistant, Food Service Provider
Northwoods Head Start- Teacher Assistant, Food Service Provider
If interested, please email Jodi at JFarashahi@sevca.org