Welcome to the ELC Career Opportunities page.

Join our Team and help us continue our mission to enhance the quality of services to children and families in Collier, Glades, Hendry and Lee Counties.

Current employment openings for the Early Learning Coalition of Southwest Florida, Inc. are posted here. We welcome résumés for open positions that meet the qualifications stated for each position available.

Please contact wynetta.upshaw@elcofswfl.org should need reasonable accommodation to submit your information for our on-line job posting.

ELC of Southwest Florida is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.  Employees of the ELCSWFL and applicants for employment shall be afforded equal opportunity in all aspects of employment without regard to race, color, religion, political affiliation, national origin, disability, marital status, gender or age. Equal Employment Opportunity is the law, for more information, click here.

Employment at our organization is contingent upon the successful completion of drug screening and applicable background screening.

Early Learning Coalition of Southwest Florida participates in E-Verify.

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Coalition News: Hurricane Ian

In response to Hurricane Ian, the Early Learning Coalition of SWFL is dedicated to providing information and assistance to childcare providers of Collier, Glades, Hendry and Lee Counties.

School Readiness Providers:  School Readiness reimbursements for September are anticipated to be released on schedule.  If you are able to log into the Provider Portal, please record facility closures for September and submit your attendance.  Payment will NOT be delayed if you are not able to access the portal due to loss of power or internet.

VPK Providers:  VPK Advance has been processed for all providers contracted for advance payments.  VPK reimbursements for September are anticipated to be released on schedule.  If you are able to log into the Provider Portal, please record facility closures for September and submit your attendance.  Payment will NOT be delayed if you are not able to access the portal due to loss of power or internet.

Click HERE for instructions on recording temporary closures in the Statewide Provider Portal.

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