POSITION OVERVIEW: The Assistant Teacher assists in providing developmentally appropriate educational activities by helping to provide individual attention, instruction, and supervision for the children in the classroom, preparation of material and activities, preparation and serving of meals, and assume responsibility for clean-up activities.




Level A – Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education or related degree; Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education or related degree


Level B – Child Development Associate Credential or six (6) credits in Early Childhood


Level C – Associates Degree or Paraprofessional Certification and/or the ability to meet a rigorous standard of quality and to demonstrate the ability to assist the teacher in instructing reading, writing, and mathematics, and willingness to enroll in a program leading to the Child Development Associate Credential or six (6) credits in Early Childhood within two (2) years from the date of hire.


Entry level: $9.49 –  $10.39 per hour


Part-Time Position: 37.5 hours/week  (Mon-Fri approx. 7:45 AM – 3:15 PM)


Benefits Include: Individual Health Care coverage, Vision, Disability, Retirement, Annual and Sick Leave, Aflac options.


Location: Knox, PA


Interested applicants can visit our agency website at www.jcheadstart.com, call 814-849-3660 ext. 100, or email info@jcheadstart.com for job qualifications, further information, and an employment application.


Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, possess a valid PA driver’s license, and have Act 34, 151 & 114 clearances at time of hire. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and employment application either online, by email to info@jcheadstart.com or by mail to Jefferson-Clarion Head Start, Inc., 18 Western Ave. Suite C, Brookville, PA 15825. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. EOE

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