Careers at BrightPath

Discover a role where every day is a new opportunity to make a difference in little lives.

At BrightPath Kids, our people are passionate about delivering early years education that empowers and inspires children to create their own futures. We’re a global organization with big ambitions for growth, and we need exceptional people to help us lead the way.

Why Work For BrightPath?

If you’re passionate about early learning, BrightPath Kids is the place to be. We are dedicated to providing the best intellectual, social, and physical child development programs, delivered by capable and nurturing staff, within the best environments. We know that we couldn’t do what we do without the important people on our teams. We invest in our people and work with them to build career pathways that inspire.

Nurture Children: Every day will be a rewarding experience that will warm your heart and make you feel proud
Nurture Children

Every day will be a rewarding experience that will warm your heart and make you feel proud

Career Progression: We're a place where you can grow, learn, and succeed with great opportunities for career advancement
Career Progression

We're a place where you can grow, learn, and succeed with great opportunities for career advancement

Competitive Compensation: We stay competitive & exceed rates for a position of employment by constantly researching the market
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Competitive Compensation

We stay competitive & exceed rates for a position of employment by constantly researching the market

Generous Childcare Discount: We offer a 60% discount on childcare, your family can take advantage of our great learning environment
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Generous Childcare Discount

We offer a 60% discount on childcare, your family can take advantage of our great learning environment

Great Work Environment: Our staff work in bright, spacious and beautiful learning environments
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Great Work Environment

Our staff work in bright, spacious and beautiful learning environments

Health & Wellness Perks: Our full-time staff enjoy benefits such as health, dental, vision and life insurance
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Health & Wellness Perks

Our full-time staff enjoy benefits such as health, dental, vision and life insurance

Employee Assistance Program: We provide free enrollment to our EAP, which provides free legal and financial advice, counseling, and more
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Employee Assistance Program

We provide free enrollment to our EAP, which provides free legal and financial advice, counseling, and more

Tuition Reimbursement: We offer education and financial assistance for courses related to your field of work
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Tuition Reimbursement

We offer education and financial assistance for courses related to your field of work

401K Program: Staff are eligible to participate in the 401(k) program, which offers a competitive company match– this is free money
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401K Program

Staff are eligible to participate in the 401(k) program, which offers a competitive company match– this is free money

Paid Time Off: Renew and Recover with PTO. Employees earn paid time off in addition to company-paid holidays
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Paid Time Off

Renew and Recover with PTO. Employees earn paid time off in addition to company-paid holidays

There’s a world of opportunities waiting for you.

Whether you’re just starting out in your early learning career, or looking to take the next step, there are so many different opportunities available!

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Education Positions

Roles in Early Childhood Education are diverse. Whether you’re a trainee just starting out, or a qualified teacher, it takes a village to give every child the best start in life.

Some key Education roles at BrightPath include:

  • Lead Teacher
  • Teacher
  • Assistant Teacher
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Leadership Positions

Our Center Directors and Area Directors are integral to our organization. They ensure that each of our child care centers is upheld to the highest standards. This includes maintaining the quality of our learning environments and fostering a strong and supportive team culture for our staff.

If you’re looking to take the next step in your early learning career, there are several leadership roles that may inspire you:

  • Area Director
  • Center Director
  • Assistant Director

Support Positions

Our Support Staff are integral to supporting children’s health and wellbeing in a child care environment. It takes a village to give a child the best start in life.

Some key support staff roles include:

  • Cook/Assistant Cook
  • Bus Driver
  • Cleaner

Corporate Administration

Our administrators are key contributors to the business and are integral to the successful delivery of key business outcomes. They offer expertise, guidance and assistance across core business functions such as Operations, Human Resources, Finance, Education and Enrollment. If you’re looking for a corporate career with heart, speak to us about an opportunity with BrightPath today.

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Employee of the Year 2022

Employee of the Year (USA - East)

Kristin Guerrera

Lead Teacher, Cheshire Center, CT

Charity of Choice: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Ms. Kristin exemplifies compassion, patience, and field knowledge and can always be relied upon to support the Center. This includes supporting new teachers, sharing activity ideas, and demonstrating commitment and enthusiasm in implementing the new curriculum. This has helped inspire other teachers, keep children engaged, and share the changes and updates with parents. Kristin is willing to step up and take on alternate positions when needed and supports the front end, kitchen, and other staff in any way she can. Kristin is a very valued team member, and we feel fortunate to have the opportunity to work with her.

Kristin Guerrera EE of the Yr - Charity of Choice St. Jude

Employee of the Year (USA - West)

Michele Berg

Lead Teacher, Kids Country Day School, Stow, Ohio.

Charity of Choice:  Alcoholics Anonymous

Michele is one of the most valued colleagues at her Center and consistently goes above and beyond her job duties while exemplifying the values of the Center. Her children are happy and smile every time they come to school and are greeted by her. With her patient and loving demeanor, Michelle ensures the children in her care feel safe and excited about their daily lessons and activities. She truly enjoys doing her activities with the children but is also able to meet each child where they are developmentally and will adjust the curriculum to ensure it accommodates each individual child.

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Distinguished Runners Up 2022

Angela Valdiserra
USA East 
Teacher
Madison Center, Madison, CT
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Brianna Lindsay
USA West 
Lead Teacher
Kids Country Day School, Fairlawn, OH
Brianna Lindsey and executive team Runner Up USA West 2
Coley Harmon
USA East 
Child Care Center Cook
Kidz Ink Center, Milford, DE
Coley Harmon Runner Up USA East
Lisa Perry
USA West 
Lead Teacher
Valley Child Care Learning Center, Glendale, AZ
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Work With Us

We love to hear from skilled, ambitious people who can help us give children the best start in life. BrightPath Kids is a big organization, so we’re always looking for Educators, Directors, and Support Staff. We also have opportunities at our Head Offices. If you think you’d be the perfect fit to join our BrightPath Hive, we’d love to hear from you!