Openings as of 9/21/2018
Early Head Start Supervising Lead Teachers – Marshalltown, IA
We’re looking for passionate teachers for our Early Head Start Infant and Toddler classrooms in Marshalltown. With a student to teacher ratio of 4 to 1 you can have a real impact on children ages 6 weeks to 3 years. Help children gain the skills and confidence they need to succeed at home, school and the community. Promote the social, emotional, physical and cognitive development of children. Encourage parent involvement in all aspects of the program.
Responsible for oversight and leadership of the classroom team, including supervision of staff and responsibility for achieving and maintaining established educational thresholds of participants. Encourage parent involvement in all aspects of the program.
Two full-time, 12 month positions available, one position in the Infant Room (with children ages 6 weeks to 18 months) and one position in the Toddler Room (with children ages 18 months to 3 years). Excellent benefit package and ongoing professional development. $14.84 to $19.46 per hour, commensurate with education.
Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or Child Development (classified as Early Head Start Lead Teacher 3). Preference given to candidates with experience teaching preschool-age children.
Bachelor’s Degree in Education with an Early Childhood Education Endorsement (classified as Early Head Start Lead Teacher 3). Preference given to candidates with experience teaching preschool-age children.
Bachelor's or advanced degree and coursework equivalent to a major relating to early childhood education (such as the Child, Adult and Family Services Degree with Child Option at Iowa State University), with experience teaching preschool-age children (classified as Head Start Lead Teacher 2).
Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or Child Development (classified as Early Head Start Lead Teacher 1) with infant, toddler, or pre-school teaching experience.
Closing Date: Open until filled
NOTE: Full-time employees may be eligible for a Federal Perkins Loan Forgiveness Program or Public Service Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Program.
Visit http://www.micaonline.org/jobs for a full job description and to submit an online application, cover letter and resume. Or send, fax or email cover letter and resume to: MICA, 1001 S. 18th Ave., Marshalltown, IA 50158; 641-352-5020; firstname.lastname@example.org or complete application at above address. Position is open until filled. EOE