Kidco Head Start is accepting applications for a Head Start Teacher at our Periwinkle center on site at LBCC in Albany. Kidco Head Start is a comprehensive preschool program in Linn and Benton Counties for children from low-income families and children with special needs.
WAGE: $17.05 w/Bachelors, $15.75 w/Associates degree per hour (6% increase for bilingual Spanish/English) classified non-exempt
HOURS: 37.5 to 40 hours per week depending on placement/August through June annually
BENEFITS: Employer paid Medical/Dental/Vision, Paid vacations, holidays, sick/personal leave, 403(b) retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, and job-related training opportunities
Associates degree in ECE or related field: Bachelor’s degree preferred.
1 year experience in a Pre-K setting, experience in a lead capacity preferred.
Experience in planning and scheduling developmentally appropriate classroom and individual activities for children.
Sensitivity to individual and group needs of adults and children in target area; knowledge of family dynamics.
Demonstrated ability to maintain written and computerized educational record keeping systems in an organized and accurate manner.
Excellent communication and problem solving skills.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with parents, staff and public
Recordkeeping and Curriculum Development: develop balanced lesson plans, adapting curriculum to meet individual goals for children, help maintain up to date child files, to include observations, screenings, assessments and individual plans.
Leadership and Training: provide guidance to teaching team, supervise and monitor volunteers, practicum students and parents that visit your classroom; provide training and support to your classroom team by providing ongoing, constructive feedback. Work effectively with LBCC practicum students and faculty.
Please note: A program application is required.
Questions: Human Resource Department 541-451-1581 x115 or email@example.com
This institution is an equal opportunity provider
Kids and Company of Linn County reserves the right to cancel this recruitment without notice