Early Childhood Educators

Bright Horizons - Bay Area, CA

We are Now Hiring Early Childhood Educators All Throughout Northern California!

Locations include: San Francisco, San Mateo, Foster City, Redwood City, Palo Alto and MORE!

We are currently seeking Full-Time Lead Teachers and Teachers working with all ages.

At Bright Horizons, imagine your future as a teacher with a world-class team where you make a difference for children every day. Imagine learning from experts in your field and having the opportunity to earn your college degree – for free. Imagine it all as a teacher at Bright Horizons. 

Benefits we offer:

  • Pay ranges are $25.75 - $31.25 / hr
  • FREE college degree and career development
  • Generous discount on child care
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401(k) plan
  • Paid time off
  • Referral bonus

*Benefits vary based on full-time/part-time status

As a Child Care Teacher, you will:

  • Laugh, sing, and experience the JOY of working with children each day.
  • Create and lead activities based on your observations of the children’s interests and needs.
  • Communicate daily with parents. Document and share the important milestones in their child’s day.
  • Keep the classroom safe and clean by following important procedures and guidelines.


  • Candidates must pass required state and company background checks, and meet state and company minimum education and experience requirements.
  • At least 18 years of age with a high school diploma or GED required
  • AA/BA/CDA in Early Childhood Education or 12 ECE units completed: Child Development, Child Family Community and 2 curriculum courses. If applying for an Infant or Toddler position the Infant/Toddler class is required as one of the curriculum courses. *Transcripts Required*
  • At least six months of experience working in child care, daycare, or preschool preferred



How to Apply

Submit your official application through our Careers Page.

Click here to visit the application page

Contact Info

Christina Keen christina.keen@brighthorizons.com 415-654-0718

Job Details

Category: Educators/Classroom

Type: FT

Location: Bay Area, CA

Salary: 25.75 - 31.45

Posted On: March 1st, 2024

Agency Details

Website: www.brighthorizons.com

Bright Horizons® is trusted by families around the world for safe, discovery-driven early education that responds to the specific needs of working families. In more than 1,000 child care centers across the United States and beyond, we know quality care and learning can be life-changing for children and parents. Our goal is to provide environments that are great places for childhood and prepare children for success in school and life.

As a teacher or leader with us, you’ll do meaningful work that makes an impact, alongside people who share your passion for changing lives, in a place where you get to be you. Come build a brighter future with us.