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Smart Start of New Hanover County (SSNHC) operates this jobs board as a public service so that local childcare centers can post current job vacancies on the SSNHC website.  However, SSNHC makes no representations or recommendations regarding employers or jobs referenced on the jobs board.  SSNHC does not screen employers who post job opportunities on the jobs board.  Use of this jobs board shall be entirely at the risk of the users and SSNHC expressly disclaims any and all liability with respect thereto.

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Child Development Center
– 3802 Princess Place Drive Wilmington, NC 28405

Contact: Heather Ratliff by email at heatherratliffcdc@gmail.com or phone at 910-343-4242

  • Position: NC PreK Teacher Assistant
  • Hours: 37.5 per week
  • Pay Range: Based on education and experience
  • Benefits: Yes
  • Age Group: Preschool
  • Job description: Child Development Center, Inc. is currently hiring for an NC PreK teacher assistant position. The candidate must have an associates degree in early childhood, actively enrolled in coursework to obtain it, or hold a current CDA. The position does include salary and benefits.
  • To apply, please mail resumes to: heatherratliffcdc@gmail.com

Nanny’s House
– Monkey Junction

Contact: Donna Sansevero by email at dsansevero@hotmail.com or phone at 910-520-8001

  • Position: Part-time Assistant
  • Hours: 4 + hours
  • Pay Range: $10.00 – $15.00 per hour
  • Benefits: No
  • Age Group: All age groups
  • Job description: This position is for a part time assistant in a Family Child Care Home. Mixed age group of 5 – 8 children. Must be at least 21 and have approved state background check, CPR and First-Aid certified.
  • To apply, please email your qualifications and the reason why you are interested in this position to dsansevero@hotmail.com

Kids & Company Henson Drive
– 4304 Henson Drive Wilmington, NC 28405

Contact: April or Rebecca by email at kidscompanyhenson@gmail.com or phone at 910-799-3556, Star Rating 4

  • Position: Teachers & Assistant Teachers
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Pay Range: Starting at $10 for educators that have completed their Early Childhood Credentials
  • Benefits: Yes
  • Age Group: All age groups
  • Job description: We are looking for caring, energetic individuals that want to provide quality care for children and have fun at the same time! Full-time and Part-time positions available at our Henson Drive location (across from Laney High School). Please only apply if you have previous experience in licensed childcare. NC Early Childhood Credentials preferred. Competitive salary. Full-time benefits include paid leave, paid holidays, and childcare discounts.
  • To apply, please email resumes to kidscompanyhenson@gmail.com or stop by the child care center.

Kids & Company S. College
– 5222 South College Road, Wilmington, NC 28412

Contact: Maurica or Melissa at kidscompanycollege@gmail.com or by phone at 910-799-8023, STAR Rating 5

  • Positions: Teachers (All Age Groups)
  • Hours: 25 – 40
  • Pay Range: Based on Education & Experience
  • Benefits: YES
  • Job Description/Requirements:
    • We are looking for caring, energetic, individuals that want to provide quality care for children and have fun at the same time! Full-time and Part-time positions available at our South College location (In Monkey Junction). Please only apply if you have previous experience in licensed childcare. NC Early Childhood Credentials preferred. Ideal candidates provide excellent customer service, enjoy working with all children, have the ability to resolve conflict and juggle multiple duties. Full-time benefits include paid leave, paid holidays, and childcare discounts.
  • To apply, please come by or email your resume to kidscompanycollege@gmail.com

Childcare Network #82
– 4808 New Center Dr. Wilmington NC 28403

Contact: Tracy Reeves cni82@childcarenetwork.com 910-452-4222 Star Rating: 5

  • Positions: 2’s, 3’s, Toddler Teacher & Cook
  • Pay range: $9-12/hour
  • Benefits: Yes
  • Age group: Infants & Threes
  • Job description: Seeking qualitifed lead teachers for several positions. Experience preferred. Please apply and join our Childcare Network family!
  • Please apply at www.childcarenetwork.com under New Centre Drive school #82

Kiddie Academy of Wilmington
– 7633 Market St Wilmington, NC 28411

Contact: Courtney Tietje wilmington@kiddieacademy.net 910-742-4344 Star Rating: 1

  • Positions: Leads & Assistants
  • Pay range: $10-13/hr
  • Benefits: Yes
  • Age group: All
  • Job description: We are looking for candidates that have a current qualifying letter.
  • Please send your resume to wilmington@kiddieacademy.net

Kids & Company Henson
– 4304 Henson Drive Wilmington, NC 28405

Contact: April or Rebecca kidscompanyhenson@gmail.com 910-799-3556 Star rating: 4 star

  • Positions: Infant (Assistant Teacher), Toddler (Assistant Teacher), 2’s & 3’s (Lead & Assistant Teacher)
  • Pay range: Based on education & experience
  • Benefits: Yes
  • Job description: We are looking for caring, energetic individuals that want to provide quality care for children and have fun at the same time! Full-time and Part-time positions available at our Henson Drive location (across from Laney High School). Please only apply if you have previous experience in licensed childcare. NC Early Childhood Credentials preferred. Competitive salary. Full-time benefits include paid leave, paid holidays, and childcare discounts.
  • Please come by or email resume, kidscompanyhenson@gmail.com

Wilmington Christian Academy
– 1401 N. College Rd Wilmington, NC 28405

Contact: Cathy Dotson cdotson@wilmingtonchrisitan.com 910-791-4248 ext 5516 Star rating: GS110

  • Position: Afterschool Care Teacher
  • Pay range: $9-10/hr
  • Benefits: No
  • Hours per week: 15-29
  • Age group: PK2, PK3, PK4
  • Job description: Preschool aftercare workers are needed to work with preschool aged children in the afternoon while children nap, eat snack and play. Substitute teachers and aides are also needed during the day.
  • Please email a resume to cdotson@wilmingtonchristian.com

Contact: Cayla Sherrill csherrill@wcanc.com 910-202-5525 Star rating: GS110

  • Position: Aftercare
  • Pay range: $9.00 +
  • Benefits: No
  • Hours per week: 15+
  • Age group: 2 – 5 Years
  • Job description: The aftercare position cares for children after nap until pick up. This shift is from 3:00 – 6:00 PM, with the opportunity to substitute during the day. At this time children are eating snack, playing in their classroom, in the indoor gym, or on the outdoor playground. WCA is a year-round program with holidays off.
  • Please stop by the Wilmington Christian Academy “Kid’s Campus” to apply.

Kiddie Academy of Wilmington South Campus
– 2310 Canterwood Drive Wilmington, NC 28401

Contact: Beth Womer wilmingtonsouthcampus@kiddieacademy.net 910-232-0881 Star Rating: 1 Star

  • Position: Teacher
  • Pay range: Based on experience and education
  • Benefits: Yes
  • Hours per week: 40
  • Age group: Infant
  • Job description: Kiddie Academy of Wilmington has an exciting opportunity for an energetic, optimistic and inspiring educator to join us as a Teacher. You’ll bring a creative touch and caring attitude to our passionate team of child care professionals who make a meaningful difference in the lives of children and families in our community every day. If you’re motivated by smiles and hugs from children and praise from parents, this could be the job for you. Job responsibilities: Responsible for the daily planning, management, and supervision of the classroom and children.
  • Please email a resume to wilmingtonsouthcampus@kiddieacademy.net