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We Only Hire The Best

Our Team Is The Heart & Soul Of Our Organization

Teacher with baby crawling playing with a snowman toy at a Preschool & Daycare Serving Washington, DC

We Only Hire The Best

Our Team Is The Heart & Soul Of Our Organization

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Preschool & Daycare Serving Washington, DC

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Join A Talented Team With A Passion For Working With Children

Our teachers are talented and diverse individuals whose strengths, talents, and passions ensure children’s progress, happiness, and safety. We take pride in nurturing the whole child to their fullest potential and fostering their individual interests and unique talents.

Supporting You With Fantastic Compensation

We offer above industry-standard wages, benefits, and perks to help us maintain the highest standards in early childhood education. These include:

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We know that life is anything but predictable. To that end, we make caring for yourself and your skills a priority. Many independent childcare providers can’t provide these benefits, but we are thrilled to be able to offer you:

It is important to us that you feel appreciated during your work days. We love recognizing our rockstar employees with staff appreciation days, birthdays, anniversaries, holiday fun, and social media contests. Are you excited to join us? 



Staff Referral Program Grows Our Community

Help grow the Bright Start family by referring a staff member OR a family and get rewarded. 

Employee Referral Program:

We’re proud of our team, and we’re looking for more great people like you to join our staff. If you know someone who would be a great fit, please let us know. The Employee Referral Program is our way of thanking our employees for referring applicants to us. Employees receive an incentive bonus of $50 for referred applicants who are hired and employed for at least 6 months.

Family Referral Program:

Send your referral to our Education Director. When the family has been enrolled for 6 months, you will receive a $100 gift card. If a referral enrolls in summer camp, you’ll receive a $50 gift card 30 days after enrollment. 



Why We Love What We Do

Hear WHAT OUR STAFF ARE SAYING

I love working at Bright Start because it is a place where you can build relationships- with children, parents, and colleagues. At Bright Start, we celebrate diversity, not only among our families but also amongst our very friendly co-workers. This company is very supportive and offers benefits and center discounts, especially for employees who have children. We are free to be productive and have the freedom of imagination as we help each other in this overwhelming yet hugely rewarding process of learning. Hats off to Bright Start!

-Ms. Veronica Wright

I love working at Bright Start! Best Child Care ever! There are thousands of reasons why I love to work at Bright Start but the topmost is: It has excellent flexibility and understanding if personal matters needed to be taken care of. The environment is diverse, fun, and mostly encouraging.

-Ms. Joselyn Castellanos

I greatly enjoy working at Bright Start because I’m being encouraged and mentored to achieve my full potential. I also feel that my efforts and ideas are being respected, which further solidifies the bond that connects a good relationship with my administrators, colleagues, families, and children.

-Ms. Laurence Sansano