Early Educator Fast Track Initiative

It’s not just a job. It’s our future.

Are you looking for a fulfilling, fun, and action-packed career? Interested in competitive pay, paid training and bonuses? Join the early care and education workforce with our new early educator Fast Track Initiative!

The Fast Track Initiative currently serves Lynchburg and Danville. You must be willing to work at a child care program in this area to participate at this time. Please see the Get Started form for exact program locations.

Fulfilling Employment

Become an assistant teacher at a child care program in your community.

Competitive Wage

Participants start at $15* per hour!

Paid Training

4-weeks of online and on-site training, paid at $15* per hour.

Receive Bonuses

Receive a 6 month and 1 year bonus totaling at least $1,500.

*Please note that the $15 per hour wage is for the current region only.


High school diploma or equivalent

Pass required background checks

English Proficiency

Commit to 1 year of employment

Eligible for employment in the U.S.

Interested? Complete the Get Started form today!

We will contact you on the next business day!

Questions? Contact: Vanessa Di Leo | vanessa@vecf.org

Fast Track Training Begins September 2023!

Thanks to The New Mexico Early Childhood Education & Care Department for use of the taglines “A Career that Loves You Back” and “Life is Full of Wonder. Work Can Be Too”, originally developed for their Developing Futures initiative.