Real Life Preschool

We currently have one full-time and one part-time position available in this role at the Mt. Dora preschool.

Position Summary:

  • Nurture and guide children to promote their social, emotional, physical, intellectual and spiritual growth
  • Ensure the health and wellbeing of all children at all times
  • Establish and maintain a respectful relationship with parents, families and co-workers
  • Follow and adhere to curriculum; learn to plan and implement age appropriate lessons and activities
  • Follow guidance of Lead Teacher
  • Maintain compliance with CSF, DCF, ELC and Real Life policies and procedures
  • Perform other duties as assigned

General Requirements

  • Professes Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior


  • HS diploma or GED
  • Interest in furthering education; CDA, FCCPC or degree in field preferred
  • Have or willing to obtain DCF state mandated training within first 90 days of employment
  • Have or willing to complete the VPK literacy requirement
  • Have or obtain First Aid/CPR certification, Bloodborne Pathogens and Fire Extinguisher training
  • Required annual in-service training/CEU’s and training as required for professional growth/work experience
  • Minimum 1yr. experience as a teacher assistant or substitute in an early learning environment
  • VPK experience is preferred
  • Working knowledge of the CLASS is preferred (Classroom Assessment Scoring System)
Desired Personal Skills
  • Evolving knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices in Early Childhood Education
  • Resourceful and intuitive
  • Organized and motivated
  • Responsible and respectful
  • Punctual

To apply, please send your resume to Dana Foster-Blackstock at