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EDUCATION includes in-demand childcare and early childhood education jobs, with entry-level positions open today. Employers will hire and support your learning while you earn income, putting you on a career path to public education and more.

PATHWAYS: Childcare + Education

About the Education Programs

Our current education career pathway supports getting you started in or growing your career in early childhood development as a pre-k teachers assistant, ESOL teacher, or educator. You can even get your State of Maine Teacher Certification! Early childhood education is a fast growing need for the area workforce, and a quickly growing employment sector. With good benefits, early childhood education is a rewarding career with job security.

Courses beginning in the next three months include Success in a Changing Workplace, Educator Academy, Child Development Associate, and bachelor’s degrees. This career pathway offers opportunities to learn on the job, paid training, and employers who provide financial support for your ongoing education.

Our Education Partners reflect the range of educational options needed to be successful in Early Childhood Education, including Lewiston and Auburn Adult Education, Central Maine Community College, and University of Maine at Augusta. Our employer partners connect you with a professional network of education and childcare providers that can lead to full time employment.

Get the skills you need to be successful for the job you want.

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