Child Care Center Teacher/Floater

Child Care Center Teacher/Floater


Wayne Community College
3000 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Phone: 919-735-5151

Job Location

3000 Wayne Memorial Dr.

Goldsboro, NC 27534


$10.00 per hour



Job Category

  • Service/Maintenance

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, January 2, 2024
Closes: Sunday, June 30, 2024

Target Start Date

Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Director of Child Care Center

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

A high school diploma or equivalent is required. The applicant must be at least 18 years of age and available to work as needed from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm, on weekdays. *A North Carolina Early Childhood Credential is required. Candidates must obtain a TB Test, health screenings, and the North Carolina Division of Child Development and Early Education Criminal Background Check before the first day of employment. A current CPR and First Aid certification is required, or the applicant must be willing to obtain this training and certification within six weeks of the start date.

*If the North Carolina Early Childhood Credential is not presented at the time of hire, the applicant must be willing to enroll in ‘Intro to Early Childhood Education’ (EDU 119) within 6 months of hire and apply for the North Carolina Early Childhood Credential immediately upon successful completion of the course.

Preferred Qualifications

An Associate's degree in Early Childhood Education or current enrollment in an Early Childhood program of study and experience working with children ages infant to five years is preferred. Bilingual in English and Spanish and a National Career Readiness Certificate are preferred.

Position Description

The Child Care Center Teacher/Floater will serve as a caregiver and will work with lead teachers in all age groups, six weeks to five years. The Teacher/Floater will implement the daily program of developmentally appropriate practices and activities for children and assist with identifying each child's capabilities and needs assuring the welfare, health, and safety of the children in the group. Duties include attending required pre-service and in-service training, including, but not limited to SIDS training and First Aid/CPR. The Teacher/Floater maintains compliance with the North Carolina Child Care requirements and will perform other duties as assigned.

If selected for employment, the applicant must submit to a criminal background check and drug screening.
INSTITUTION:  Wayne Community College is a member of the North Carolina Community Colleges System. Located in Goldsboro, NC, the College serves Wayne and adjoining counties. Wayne Community College is an equal-opportunity employer. A Tobacco-Free Campus as of August 1, 2009.

How to Apply

APPLICATIONS:  Submit an employment application and all supporting materials, including copies of certifications, post-secondary transcripts, resume, and cover letter via ApplicantOne at No paper applications will be accepted. Applications will be screened, and the most qualified applicants interviewed. All applicants will be notified once the position has been filled.

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