Kids and Company of Linn County (Kidco Head Start/Early Head Start) provides a comprehensive preschool program in Linn and Benton counties for children from low-income families and children with special needs. Kidco Head Start is now accepting applications for the following position in Linn and Benton counties:
WAGE: $11.32 per hour (6% increase for bilingual Spanish/English)/classified non-exempt
HOURS: 32.5 hours per week/September through early June annually
BENEFITS: Employer-paid medical, dental and life insurance, paid vacations, holidays, sick/personal leave, 403(b) retirement, and job-related training opportunities
HS Diploma/GED, some college coursework preferred.
Minimum one (1) year experience in professional level clerical position, including reception and moderate to advanced clerical support.
Experience establishing effective working relationships with parents, staff and public.
Demonstrated strong organizational, record-keeping, and computer skills
Must be enrolled in the Child Care Division’s Central Background Registry
Current First Aid/CPR and Food Handlers cards within 30 days of hire
Must obtain an Employee Health Appraisal (which includes TB screening)
Bilingual Spanish/English skills preferred
Valid Oregon driver’s license and available transportation; must meet agency insurability criteria for driving program vehicles.
Customer Service/Reception: · Utilize judgement in responding to and prioritizing reception situations (in person and on the phone) and making decisions to select the most appropriate course of action within established procedures; Direct and transfer calls to appropriate individual or other center, agency or resource as appropriate;· Provide program materials to families seeking information about Kidco Head Start; Greet center visitors, monitor sign in and out as required; Project a calm and positive demeanor at all times, including when dealing with upset or angry people; Direct inquiries from the public to the appropriate person, center or agency, Maintain neat and orderly work-space and common area.
General Center Support: · Receive, review and route incoming mail; process outgoing mail;· Receive and route facility repair requests; Order and maintains inventory of center supplies within established procedures; At the direction of the Operations Supervisor, create reports and compile data; Data entry support: center and program level; Facilitate the logistics of observation and practicum student activities; Provide general facility tours to LBCC students;
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