Job Opportunities

The Fair Criminal Records Screening Standards Ordinance

It is illegal in Philadelphia for employers to ask about criminal backgrounds during the job application process. The Fair Criminal Records Screening Standards Ordinance (“Ban the Box”) helps ensure that employers initially make hiring and other employment decisions based on work qualifications, without considering a person’s criminal record. The law restricts when an employer can…

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Assistant Director at Paley

The Paley Early Learning Center, a NAEYC accredited and Keystone Star 4 child care center (Northeast Philadelphia) is seeking a full-time Assistant Director for its 230 child center (ages six weeks to 12 years). In order to apply, please email your resume to paleyhiring@felskids.org with the job title in the subject line. Responsibilities include: Assist Center…

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Assistant Teachers-Paley ELC

If you love children, read on!  The Paley Early Learning Center is seeking energetic and upbeat assistant teachers for its Pre-K, Preschool and Toddler classrooms. In order to apply, please email your resume to paleyhiring@felskids.org with the job title in the subject line. Responsibilities: Monitor the welfare, health and safety of children in the group (indoors and…

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Pre K Lead Teacher-K’tonton ELC

K’tonton Early Learning Center has an immediate opening for a full time Pre K Lead Teacher.  In order to apply, please email your resume to ktontonhiring@felskids.org with the job title in the subject line. Responsibilities Include: Preparing and implementing developmentally appropriate daily lesson plans based on established curriculum that promotes learning and encourages exploration Managing children…

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Part Time Group Leader – All Locations

FELS’ centers are always looking for part time Group Leaders to work various AM and PM hours. In order to apply, please email your resume to hiring@felskids.org with job title and preferred Center’s name in the subject line. Responsibilities Include: Implement the daily indoor and outdoor activities Maintain a safe environment for children Identify and…

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Receptionist – Paley ELC

Paley ELC has an immediate opening for a Receptionist .  This position will: Greet and direct all visitors Make calls and relay messages accurately for administration Answer and screen all incoming telephone calls, route calls to appropriate individuals and use voice mail as directed Provide routine information to callers Track preschool children’s’ medical forms and…

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Kindergarten Teacher- Paley ELC

Paley Early Learning Center, in Northeast Philadelphia, has an immediate opening for a full time Kindergarten Teacher. Responsibilities Include: Preparing and implementing developmentally appropriate daily lesson plans based on established curriculum that promotes learning and encourages exploration Managing children in classroom in accordance with NAEYC guidelines Ensuring the health and safety of children in the…

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Administrative Assistant – Lokoff ELC

If you are an energetic, hard-working self-starter who works well in a fast paced environment, this may be the job for you! Lokoff Early Learning Center is seeking a full-time Administrative Assistant. General Responsibilities Include: Support and coordinate the administrative functions of the Center (conduct office meetings, monthly fire drills, plan staff parties, etc.) Support…

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Substitute Teachers – All Locations

FELS’ centers are always looking for looking for nurturing, responsible, and positive individuals to substitute teach. We offer flexible hours that work very well with many different kinds of schedules.   Hours can vary, depending on your schedule and interest, as well as the needs of the centers. Requirements: Must be at least 18 years of age…

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Lead Infant Teacher- Kehillah

Kehillah Early Learning Center (Wallingford, PA) has an immediate opening for a full time Lead Infant Teacher. Responsibilities Include: Preparing and implementing developmentally appropriate daily lesson plans based on established curriculum that promotes learning and encourages exploration Managing children in classroom in accordance with NAEYC guidelines Ensuring the health and safety of children in the…

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Eligibility Specialist – CCIS-NE

The Northeast Philadelphia Child Care Information Services office is seeking an Eligibility Specialist that will be responsible for processing client information to ensure ongoing eligibility for subsidized child care assistance, in compliance with state regulations.  Qualified applicants should forward a cover letter and resume indicating the job title to ccisnehiring@felskids.org The ideal candidate will have: Post…

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Lead Young Toddler Teacher – Lassin ELC

Lassin Early Learning Center has an immediate opening for a full time Lead Young Toddler Teacher. Responsibilities Include: Preparing and implementing developmentally appropriate daily lesson plans based on established curriculum that promotes learning and encourages exploration Managing children in classroom in accordance with NAEYC guidelines Ensuring the health and safety of children in the group…

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Eligibility Manager – CCIS-NE

The Northeast Philadelphia Child Care Information Services office is seeking an Eligibility Manager that will be responsible for managing the Eligibility department ensuring the ongoing eligibility for subsidized child care assistance, in compliance with state regulations. The ideal candidate will have: A Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, Human Services, Management/Administration or a related field A minimum…

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Lead PreK Counts Teacher – Lassin ELC

Lassin Early Learning Center (Northeast Philadelphia) has an immediate opening for a full time Lead PreK Counts Teacher. Responsibilities Include: Developing a trusting relationship with children Implementing developmentally appropriate daily lesson plans based on established curriculum that promotes learning and encourages exploration Ensuring the health and safety of children in the group The ideal candidate…

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Center Director – Kehillah ELC

Kehillah Early Learning Center, a NAEYC accredited and Keystone Star 4 child care center (Wallingford, PA) is seeking a full-time Center Director. The ideal candidate will have: Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education or related field with 30 credits in early childhood education. A minimum of five years of child care center management experience Demonstrated success…

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Child Support Assistant

FELS currently has opportunities available for Child Support Assistants at our early learning centers in Philadelphia, Delaware and Montgomery county locations. The CSA works in collaboration with the Child Development Specialist, Teacher and Center Director providing 1:1 support for a child in the classroom. 2 years paid work experience in behavioral health, child care or…

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Lead Head Start Teacher – Lassin ELC

Lassin Early Learning Center (Northeast Philadelphia) has an immediate opening for a full time Lead Head Start Teacher. Responsibilities Include: Developing a trusting relationship with children Implementing developmentally appropriate daily lesson plans based on established curriculum that promotes learning and encourages exploration Ensuring the health and safety of children in the group The ideal candidate will…

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Assistant Director- Lassin ELC

Lassin Early Learning Center (Northeast Philadelphia) has an immediate opening for a full time Assistant Director. Responsibilities Include Assist the Center Director with tasks necessary for the ongoing operation of the program and center Maintain licensing compliance (e.g. Keystone Stars, NAEYC, DPW) Oversee ITERS/ECERS Hire and orient staff in conjunction with the director Supervise assigned…

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