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Founded in 1886, the Florida Education Association is the state’s largest association of professional employees and the largest labor union in the Southeast, with more than 140,000 members. We are the united voice for excellence in public education in Florida.

Florida Education Association is an Affirmative Action & Equal Opportunity Employer. Please direct all FEA employment inquiries to feahr@floridaea.org.

Current Openings

Director of Professional Development

How to Apply: Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and a sample professional development work product via email to feahr@floridaea.org. Candidates will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Candidates that apply on or before March 25, 2020 will receive preferential treatment.

Political/Legislative Specialist

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and writing sample via email to feahr@floridaea.org. Candidates will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Candidates that apply on or before March 31, 2020, will receive preferential treatment.

Collective Bargaining / Advocacy / Research Specialist

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, writing sample, and resume via email to feahr@floridaea.org. Candidates will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Candidates that apply on or before December 31, 2019 will receive preferential treatment.


FEA offers a competitive benefits package that includes the following: medical, dental, vision, life, and long-term disability insurance to employees and his/her eligible family members with no employee premiums; paid annual, sick, personal, and bereavement leave; 16 paid holidays each fiscal year; educational and professional development opportunities; access to a flexible spending account and health reimbursement account; and retirement and 401K investment opportunities.

Consistent with the FEA Affirmative Action Plan, minority, female, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Please contact FEA’s Office of Human Resources at 850-201-3215 or feahr@floridaea.org to request an accommodation during the application process.

Q&As for Florida Educators

Common questions about school closures, testing, students with IEPs, evaluations, certifications and more. Updated 3/31.

Digital Learning Resources for Educators and Parents

Resources for engaging students during the school closure

FEA Statewide Town Hall on COVID-19 

Video and transcript of March 25 town hall on the impact of coronavirus on Florida’s public education system.

Q&As and Resources for Parents

Common questions and resources for parents — including links for meals for students in need.

Advocacy Updates for
COVID-19

Ways for members to take action to protect students, educators, healthcare professionals and working people.

Member Benefit Resources and Links

Overview of the additional resources our benefit partners are providing to help members deal with the COVID pandemic.

AFL-CIO Survival Guide for Unemployment

A PDF guide for working people facing unemployment.

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