Job Title: Casual Early Childhood Educator (Independent Contractor)

Location: Count 123 Early School, Virginia Beach, VA

About Us:

At Count 123 Early School, we are committed to providing a safe, nurturing environment where children can grow, explore, and learn. Our school embraces a holistic approach to early childhood education, recognizing the uniqueness of each child and supporting them to reach their full potential. We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated Early Childhood Educator to join our team on a casual basis as an independent contractor.

Job Description:

As a Casual Early Childhood Educator, you will provide a rich learning environment for our diverse group of students. You’ll engage children in various activities, fostering their curiosity and love for learning while developing their skills in a play-based environment.

Key Responsibilities:

1. Planning and implementing educational programs and teaching activities.

2. Nurturing a positive, safe, and inclusive learning environment.

3. Observing and evaluating each child’s progress and updating records accurately.

4. Encouraging children’s social and emotional development.

5. Working effectively within a team and communicating with parents, colleagues, and management.

6. Adhering to all relevant health and safety regulations and policies.


1. Qualifications in Early Childhood Education or a related field.

2. Previous experience working in an early childhood setting.

3. A thorough understanding of early childhood development and educational theories.

4. Current First Aid and CPR certifications.

5. A current and valid state-issued background check.

6. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

7. Ability to work flexible hours.


As an Independent Contractor, you will have the flexibility and independence to manage your hours while working in a rewarding field. This role also presents the opportunity to make a significant impact on young lives and contribute to our vibrant community.

To apply, please submit your resume and a brief cover letter detailing your experience and passion for early childhood education.

Count 123 Early School is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Please note: This role requires the successful candidate to work as an independent contractor and therefore will not be eligible for employee benefits.

Job Type: Casual, Independent Contractor

Please apply by emailing your resume to:

Application Deadline: Open until filled