Career Opportunities

Messina 2018 (21)We seek highly motivated, nurturing, individuals who desire to guide and encourage developmentally appropriate growth in our children. Competitive wages and benefits available.

We are currently searching for many part-time and full-time exciting positions for Infant/Toddler, Preschool, VPK, Head Start Teacher, and After-School teachers at our 6 child care locations.

Child Care of Southwest Florida encourages you to place an application on file.

Current Job Openings

General Teacher Requirements

  • High School diploma/GED.
  • Must have completed/or started the Florida DCF 40-hr Introductory Child Care Training within 90 days of employment and complete within one year.
  • CDA/FCCPC or Associate Degree or BA in Early Childhood Education are preferred.
  • Knowledge of Creative Curriculum and Teaching Strategies Gold is a plus.
  • CPR/First Aid certification.
  • Attestation of Good Moral Character.
  • Negative TB test.
  • Willing to attend training.
  • Must be a team player and flexible!

VPK Teacher Requirements

  • General teacher requirements
  • CDA/FCCPC or Associate Degree or BA in Early Childhood Education.
  • Successful completion of the “Emergent Literacy for VPK Instructors” five-hour online course.


We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in our workforce. Background clearances and drug tests are performed. EOE-Minority/Female/Dis/Vet.

We are a drug and tobacco-free workplace and we participate in e-verify