Jefferson-Clarion Early Head Start

POSITION OVERVIEW: The Early Head Start Parent Educator will work with families facing addiction issues through the OUD/SUD (Opioid Use Disorder/Substance Use Disorder) Program. The Parent Educator provides comprehensive services and home visits to pregnant women, infants and toddlers that encourage parents to develop and strengthen their skills as primary educator of their child(ren) by providing support and information about child development, educational activities, social services and community resources. They are also responsible for working directly with a caseload of parents in order to implement a structured Family Partnership Agreement process designed to identify family needs and assist in meeting those needs.




Level A – Early Childhood Education Baccalaureate Degree, Baccalaureate Degree in family studies and human development, social work, rehabilitative science, infant and maternal health, or related social services field. Experience with addiction counseling preferred.


Wages: Salary commensurate with qualifications/experience – Entry Level is $18.83


Full-Time Position: Monday through Friday, 40 hours per week


Benefits Include: Individual Health Care coverage and discounted family coverage, Vision, Retirement, Annual, Sick, and Holiday pay, Aflac options, Family-friendly work environment


Location: Clarion, PA


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 or by mail to Jefferson-Clarion Head Start, Inc., 18 Western Ave. Suite C, Brookville, PA 15825.


For our Employment Application or more information:

  • visit our agency website at
  • call 814-849-3660 ext. 100
  • email

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. EOE

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