Job Opportunities At Warren County Head Start

Come join our team at Warren County Head Start in providing quality early childhood education to children, families, and our community!

 

Chestertown Preschool Teacher/Center Director

This job is located right off of I87 at the North Warren Central School in Chestertown.

Qualifications: BA in Early Childhood Education or related field and experience working with children from 3 to 5 years of age. A minimum of one year teaching experience and one year of supervising staff. $17.21/hr

Position Overview: The teacher is the lead educator in the classroom and is responsible for curriculum planning, record keeping, report writing, and administering of screenings and assessments.

  • Responsible for planning experiences and activities that are developmentally appropriate, individualized and consistent with designated curriculum.
  • Engages in high quality staff to child interaction and staff to staff interactions
  • Encourages parent participation in all aspects of the program
  • Uses authentic assessment techniques, including anecdotal notes, to plan for individual children

Center Director responsibilities include ensuring a smooth operation of the center (1 classroom), overseeing day to day operations and staff ratios

Health/Nutrition Service Coordinator

Position Overview: Responsible for the health, dental health, and health education for all staff, children and families. Responsible for all aspects of Health Requirements for Day Care licensing for the program.

Qualifications: Registered Nurse with a Bachelor’s degree in related field $43,000-$48.000 annually. Pay based on experience

Long Term Substitute Infant/Toddler Teacher

This job is located on the SUNY Adirondack Campus and follows the college calendar. This is a long term substitute teacher position in an infant/toddler classroom until May 2022.                                                Position Overview: The teacher is the lead educator in the classroom and is responsible for curriculum planning, record keeping, report writing, and administering of screenings and assessments. Each Infant/Toddler classroom contains 2 lead teachers with shared responsibilities. Each teacher is responsible for no more than 4 children’s planning, record keeping, etc.

  • Responsible for planning experiences and activities that are developmentally appropriate, individualized and consistent with designated curriculum.
  • Engages in high quality staff to child interaction and staff to staff interactions
  • Encourages parent participation in all aspects of the program
  • Uses authentic assessment techniques, including anecdotal notes, to plan for individual children

Qualifications: A minimum of Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field and experience working with young children.$16.70/hr

Classroom Aide

A  Classroom aide is responsible for cleaning and assistance in the classroom. It is expected that the Classroom Aide participate in classroom activities and interact with the children. The Classroom Aide will be responsible for small groups of children throughout the day. Location varies on need of the agency

Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED, valid drivers license, transportation and a willingness to travel to all Warren County Head Start centers . If interested please complete an online application at www.wchsny.org (under our team – job opportunities – apply online (bottom of page $12.66/hour

Substitute Classroom Aide 

This would be a per diem job that would assist our agency (6 locations: Glens Falls, Queensbury, SUNY Adirondack, Chestertown, Warrensburg, Lake Luzerne )with staff absences.

A Substitute Classroom Aide is responsible for cleaning and assistance in the classroom. It is expected that the Classroom Aide participate in classroom activities and interact with the children. The Classroom Aide will be responsible for small groups of children throughout the day.

Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED, valid drivers license, and willingness to travel to other Warren County Head Start centers when required. Pay: From $12.66/hour

 

** Full Time positions include paid vacations that follow the public school vacation calendar, paid snow days 401K plans, Health Benefits and More!

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