POSITION OVERVIEW: The Teacher provides age appropriate educational opportunities for children based on the individual curriculum plan. Teachers also supervise classroom staff and parent and community volunteers at their classroom as well as during Head Start related activities. The Teacher assists parents in developing skills in observing and understanding their child’s growth and development.

 

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Level A – Baccalaureate or advanced degree in Early Childhood Education with Certification in Early Childhood, OR Baccalaureate degree in a related field with the equivalent coursework in Early Childhood Education with Certification in Early Childhood Education.

Level B – Baccalaureate or advanced degree and coursework equivalent to a major relating to Early Childhood Education, with a minimum of five (5) years’ experience teaching, screening, and assessing pre-school
age children.

 

Entry Level: $36,887 Annual

 

Work Hours: Monday- Friday, 40 hours per week

 

Benefits: Family Health Care Coverage, Vision, Retirement, Life & Disability Insurance, Annual and Sick Leave, Aflac options

 

Location: Punxsutawney, 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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