The Early Childhood Education Program has employment opportunities for both qualified teachers and UC Berkeley students.


Positions for Qualified Teachers

Career and Limited/Part-time positions for Child Development Teachers and Teacher Assistants are often available. Apply for these current positions online at

We are currently hiring for the following positions:

  • Classroom Assistant (4329U) - multiple openings
  • Substitute Assistant Teacher Per Diem (4112C) - multiple openings
  • Substitute Teacher Per Diem (4111C) - multiple openings
  • Subsitute Career Teacher (4107C) - multiple openings
  • Infant/Toddler Teacher (4107C) - multiple openings
  • Preschool Teacher (4107C)
  • Center Director (4150U)


The University of California is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering a diverse working environment, competitive salaries, and comprehensive benefits.

For questions regarding employment, please contact


Jobs for UCB Students

ECEP hires UC Students to assist teachers in our classrooms at eight childcare centers on or near campus as Childcare Student Assistants. We also hire students to work in our administrative office as Office Assistants Work study students are a priority. Starting pay is $13.75 per hour. For more information about these positions, please visit 

You can complete the application online or email a Student Assistant Application to

For questions regarding students jobs, please contact


Volunteer Opportunities

Students looking to complete fieldwork or community members seeking experience at an early childhood education center are encouraged to apply to volunteer at our centers. Please read our information sheet to learn more about the program. Volunteers are allowed to aid in the center for a maximum of 16 hours/week.

You can complete the application online, or email at Voluteer Application to

For questions regarding volunteering, please contact