Neighborhood Kids
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Love What You Do!

At Neighborhoods Kids, we believe that cultivating young minds and giving children the tools they need to succeed in the future is one of the most important jobs in our society. But who said such an important job couldn’t be fun?

Beyond patience, understanding, and a passion for education, we are looking for candidates who still believe themselves to be a child at heart. Because making an impact when it matters most is impossible if you can’t make a meaningful connection.

If you have a passion for education and are searching for a fulfilling career that gives you the opportunity to improve your community and make beautiful memories along the way, Neighborhood Kids invites you to apply for our current openings!

We Want to Be the Best Place You’ve Ever Worked 

For over 40 years, Neighborhood Kids has been one of the most trusted Preschools in Palm Beach County. Our commitment to forming a quality educational foundation has made an impact across generations, and many of the parents who trust us with their children were once students themselves.

As one of the most trusted Preschools in Palm Beach County, our mission is to partner with parents to develop their children socially, academically, and spiritually so that they can fulfill their God-given potential.

We want you to love where you work and encourage our teachers to explore their creativity and form bonds with other members of our team because happy teachers make happy students.

The Values We Look For

We know better than most that personality and values are contagious. That’s why we want all our teachers to exemplify the ideals every parent wishes to inculcate in their child -

  • Professional Excellence
  • Personal Integrity
  • Honor
  • A Nurturing Character
  • Faith
  • Team Player
  • Willingness to Grow and Have Fun!

Current Openings

Position Requirements, Preferred Educational Experience, and Background

We are searching for friendly, well organized, and energetic Lead Teachers for our two and three-year-olds. As a faith-based institution, we emphasize candidates with a strong Christian background and the ability to incorporate faith into the curriculum.

Required Skills

  • Plan curriculums 
  • Evoke age-appropriate developmental readiness skills
  • Hands-on education
  • Excellent communication skill, but written and verbal – Not just with children, but also with fellow members of the team and parents
  • Ability to provide support for individual learners
  • Capable of captivating children’s attention
  • Patients and kindness

Education and Certifications

  • Valid Florida CDA
  • 45 Hours of DCF Training
  • CPR Certified

Preferred Experience

Our ideal candidate would have previous experience working as a:

  • Preschool teacher
  • Toddler teacher
  • Two/Three-year-old daycare teacher
  • Child-care educator
  • Early childhood educational teacher
  • Teacher assistant

Pay and Benefits

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $15 per hour – Raises dependent on annual performance reviews.
Benefits: Our full-time teachers have access to our excellent benefits package, which includes a 401(k).

COVID-19 Precautions

All Teachers and Assistants wear masks or face shields. We are following enhanced childcare COVID-19 related CDC guidelines to keep our staff and children safe.

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Temperature screenings
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

+2 Years minimum experience.

Job Type: Full-time
Compensation: $35,000 to $38,000 Annually (plus commission)
Benefits: 401K

Why Work Here?

“For 40 years we have been a family owned and operated private Christian Preschool & K many of whose parents were once students themselves!”

We are a nationally accredited Preschool caring for Wellington area families for over 40 years.

Are you an experienced Assistant/Lead Center Director? Are you looking for the opportunity for continuous professional and career development?

We are looking for a highly motivated and talented professional to join our team! The ideal candidate will have a strong Christian faith, be enthusiastic, have a passion for kids and be willing to do whatever it takes to help our little ones and our team succeed.

Experience:

  • We are looking for someone who has the capacity, experience and desire to help lead a busy and dynamic Center. Must have previous experience leading a Center, managing staff and teachers. Strong leadership, interpersonal skills, conflict management, work ethic is a must. Excellent problem solving skills a must.
  • Experience with Abeka and Creative Curriculum is a plus. The ideal candidate will have working knowledge of School Readiness Program through ELC and be very familiar with DOH rules and regulations for child care centers. Bilingual (Spanish) is preferred.
  • Experience with Brightwheel , Staff scheduling, providing Center tours, inspection and maintenance of child center.

Qualifications:

  • 1 year + of center leadership/management (required)
  • Florida Director's Credentials (required)
  • Associate/Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education is preferred
  • Must have professional teaching experience with infants to preschool children

Ideal candidates may have previously worked as a Preschool Center Director - Early Childhood Education Director - Assistant Preschool Director - Child Care Director - Assistant Center Director - Assistant Preschool Center - Daycare Director - Preschool Management - Child Care Management

About Neighborhood Kids:

Neighborhood Kids is like working with family. Many of our Directors and Teachers have been with us for 10, 20, 30 + years.

Our culture honors teamwork, excellence, faith and a genuine desire to make a lasting impact in the lives of children and their families.

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Company website: https://www.neighborhoodkids.net/
Company address: 2995 Greenbriar Blvd. Wellington, Fl 33414

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Rolling Applications

You never know when opportunity will come knocking!

We are always looking for talented teachers with a passion for education. Even if we do not have current listings, we are constantly looking to grow and expand so we encourage you to send us your resume and we will get in touch as soon as we have an opening.

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Two Locations

Cities We Serve: Wellington, Royal Palm Beach, Loxahatchee, West Palm Beach, Lake Worth

Hours: 7:00am-6:00pm

2995 Greenbriar Boulevard Wellington, FL 33414

561-790-0808

Directors:

Krystie Solana

Jessica Shelley

Programs: 4 months to 5 years

1040 Wellington Trace Wellington, FL 33414

561-793-5860

Directors:

Rosi Dominguez

Melissa Edwards

Programs: 12 months to 5 years

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