Employment Info

The Little School at Duke is a five-star, Reggio Emilia inspired preschool and child development center located in Durham, North Carolina. The Little School at Duke is to serve the children of Duke faculty, staff and graduate students. Currently, we have openings for full-time, afternoon and substitute teachers at both locations across all age groups from infants through pre-k.


North Carolina Credentials (or equivalent), early childhood education, prior experience in a similar center and a passion for teaching small children is required. The Little School compensation plan includes a comprehensive benefits program including medical, dental and vision coverage, life and long-term disability insurance and paid leave. TLS offers a competitive pay scale depending on skills, education and prior experience in a similar environment. Finally, we offer professional development opportunities including: conference participation, on-going educational opportunities, in-house team development and participation in the WAGES program. The Little School appreciates and honors its teachers as the dedicated professionals that they are.