Current ECE Career Openings

As a benefit of membership, Iowa AEYC posts career openings on this webpage as a resource for the early care and education profession. Postings are listed for 30 days. To post an opening, you or someone working for the employer must be an active Iowa AEYC member. For more information, visit the bottom of this page.

Careers in Early Childhood Education – A National Directory

In this directory, you will find wide-ranging descriptions of the many career options that exist in early care and education. This edition has added profiles of new career opportunities that began trending since the fifth edition was published. Each of the careers profiled introduces you to real people from across the country who are currently working in critical roles with young children and their families or performing other specialized functions on behalf of the the workforce.

Full Day/Part Time/Sub Teacher

Grace Preschool

Des Moines

Toddler Lead Teacher

Lakes Early Learning Center

Polk City

Lead Child Care Teacher

MercyOne Child Development Center

Des Moines

Child Care Teacher

Principal Child Development Center

Des Moines

Master Teacher

Science Center of Iowa Preschool

Des Moines

Preschool Director/Lead Teacher

Children of Christ Preschool at Christ the King Lutheran Church


How to Post a Career Opportunity

Send Iowa AEYC a link to an online posting. Make sure to include:

  • Name of the program/employer
  • Job position you are wishing to fill
  • City the job is located in
  • Contact information on how to apply
  • A brief description of the job (is helpful)

Positions will be posted for 30 days.

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