Calling All College Students

Start a Fulfilling Career While You’re Still in College

Are you interested in an internship? Bright Horizons® offers a wide range of opportunities for your college years…and beyond. Whether you're studying early childhood education, marketing, finance, child & family studies, sales, psychology or another field, an internship with Bright Horizons will prepare you for the next steps in your career! The best news: we hire more than half of the students who have interned with our company!

Read on for more information about internships in our corporate offices, or practicums, job shadowing, and flexible part-time positions in our centers and schools. Any student placement will help you become the best you can be. We offer a work environment that encourages growth, diversity, and professionalism; one where interns can make an impact and have new opportunities for learning every day.


Center & School Opportunities

Completing a practicum, job shadow, or a flexible part-time position will help you become the best early childhood teacher you can be. All Bright Horizons centers offer a work environment that encourages growth, diversity, and professionalism; one where teachers make an impact on a child’s growth and learning every day. We also have the Bright Futures Scholarship program, which offers scholarships to students pursuing degrees in ECE or related fields.

  • The Bright Futures Scholarship program offering scholarships to students pursuing degrees in early childhood or related fields.
  • Flexible work options to meet your schedule
  • Opportunities including substitute, in-home caregiver, seasonal worker, and more!

Bright Horizons is the only childcare company repeatedly named as one of FORTUNE magazine’s "100 Best Companies to Work For." To learn more about our flexible part-time positions, visit us at

Internships are the first step to a great career. Whether you’re studying early childhood/elementary education, child & family studies, or psychology, an internship or practicum placement in a Bright Horizons’ classroom or with our leadership team will prepare you to work with young children. Simply fill out the form to the right to inquire today about our student experiences and learn what sets Bright Horizons apart from the rest.

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Corporate Opportunities

Our Watertown, MA corporate headquarters offers a summer internship program with opportunities across many departments including finance, sales, account management, customer service, IT, and marketing. Interns have a group orientation and continue to meet up during intern events including ice cream socials, special department presentations, community service opportunities, and more! Join one of the Boston Globe's "Top Places to Work" and earn some valuable (and fun) job experience!

To learn more about the internships available, please send an email to:


What Makes Bright Horizons Unique


  • Culture: We pride ourselves on our World Class Welcome, our workplace inclusion and diversity, and our commitment to environments in which each person feels fully supported and comfortable bringing his or her full self to work. We’re also a company that believes in giving back, with many of our employees volunteering with the Bright Horizons Foundation for Children.
  • Career Path: We offer more than a “job,” we offer a career path that will challenge and engage you, while growing your knowledge and experience. Many of our company’s leaders started as interns or part-time college students. When the time is right, you can apply for a position with us and be eligible to receive a special sign-on bonus.
  • Additional Benefits: As a Bright Horizons intern or employee, you will be invited to attend local trainings/workshops on early childhood topics. You’ll have access to money-saving discount programs for commuting expenses, cell phone plans, movie tickets, gym memberships and more. Students who are hired and work 20+ hours are also eligible for our tuition reimbursement program. Full-time center employees are able to earn their ECE degree for FREE through our Horizons Teacher Degree Program. More information on our comprehensive suite of benefits can be found on our website.