Professional Opportunities

For people who are passionate about young children and early learning, Wake County Smart Start is a great place to work.  As an employer, Wake County Smart Start provides a quality work environment with a competitive salary and benefits.

Current Openings

There is an opening for the Pre-K Specialist position with WCSS. The Pre-K Specialist assists with the implementation of the Pre-K Program Guidelines in selected Wake County early care and education sites. The Pre-K Specialist will inform, facilitate, and implement the work of the Pre-K Program in areas that include, but are not limited to:

  • Monitoring responsibilities
  • Technical assistance
  • Program support responsibilities
  • Community capacity building

For more information about the Pre-K Specialist position and to apply, please see the Open Position Notice. Applications will be accepted until Friday, April 10, 2020 at 5:00pm.*


*Please note: All applicants must submit a Wake County Smart Start Application for Employment to the contact indicated on the vacancy announcement. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing an application. To obtain the Application for Employment, click here.

WCSS participates in the E-Verify program. To learn more about the program, click here.

Thank you for your interest in working at Wake County Smart Start.