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Child Care Staff Agency

Early Childhood

Staffing Agency

There are many challenges facing child development homes, centers, and schools today. Staff turnover and retention are one of many operational and system-wide constraints facing these programs. There's also a dire need for more staff members who are equipped with the foundational knowledge of early childhood learning and care to support the needs of these programs. Nelson Early Learning Services is an early childhood staffing agency in Washington DC who wants to leverage this by providing staffing support, quality professional development and resources to best prepare existing and future educators in the field.

Quick Stats

Quick Stats
Quick Stats

75% of programs were forced to cut enrollment capacity in half due to staff reduction.

95% of the district’s childcare industry reported shortages in
their programs

10% of childcare workers nationwide have left the industry during the pandemic.

Quick Stats

What We Offer

Early Childhood Substitute Teachers

Are you short-staffed or seeking placement for a newly opened position? Nelson Staffing is here to assist with placing high-quality educators in your setting. We offer flexible hours, to include non-traditional hours (i.e. before care, overnight hours), as well as short- and long-term substitutes in a variety of early childhood settings.

Early Childhood Substitute Teachers

Benefits of Hiring Us

Fixed Rate

Substitute Training Prior to Placement

Performance Monitoring

Online Support for Inquiries and Compliance

Referral Incentive

Convenient, Efficient, Flexible...and so much more!

If you are interested in hiring us for your program, please complete the attached form and submit to 

Early Childhood Staffing Agency in Washington, DC

Early Childhood Substitutes

Temp-permanent Substitute Placement

There's a dire need for more qualified individuals to work with young children. Nelson Early Learning Services is looking for Substitute Teachers to join our growing team and work in early childhood settings in the Washington DC Metropolitan area. Hours are flexible and compensation is based on years of education and experience.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Teach and care for young children (6 weeks - 5 years old) in various settings (child development homes, centers, and school-based programs) 

  • Follow lesson plans and curriculum that ensure consistency, and developmentally appropriate learning, and that encourage children’s engagement and exploration

  • Support with daily routines and behavior guidance

If interested, please fill out the form below. Please send all questions to the email provided below. 

On-call Early Childhood Substitutes

5 Easy Steps

Now Hiring!

We are thrilled you are interested in joining our community of substitute teachers! Please take a few minutes to fill out the form below so we begin to gather information on how we might support your journey with us.

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