Head Start Teacher 1 or 2

  • Full Time
  • Proctor, MN
  • 2022-HS-040
  • July 31, 2022

Website AEOA

Job Summary:

Responsible for the coordination of Head Start programming which includes:  instructing pre-school children in a classroom setting, utilizing approved curriculum, providing parent education and family services in addition to skill development in implementing school readiness goals, child outcomes, and promoting Parent, Family and Community Engagement. 

​Qualifications: Teacher 1: Probationary $22.27/hr; 6 month wage $23.46/hr

  • AA degree in Early Childhood Education from an accredited college
  • 1040 hours experience as a teacher, aide or student intern
  • Experience working with young children and families
  • Experience in curriculum development and adaptation
  • Possess current First Aid/CPR certificate or must be able to obtain
  • Ability to pass a background study
  • Able to lift 50 pounds and occasionally more; and able to kneel, bend, stoop, and sit on floor to attend to children’s needs

Qualifications: Teacher 2: Probationary $23.60/hr; 6 month wage $24.90

  • Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education, with a preference for MN teaching license Birth to Grade 3, Pre-K, Pre-Primary, or ECSE
  • Experience working with young children and families
  • Experience in curriculum development and adaptation
  • Possess current First Aid/CPR certificate or must be able to obtain
  • Ability to pass a background study
  • Able to lift 50 pounds and occasionally more; and able to kneel, bend, stoop, and sit on floor to attend to children’s needs

Needed Attributes:

  • Awareness of, sensitivity to, and ability to work effectively with young children and families from a variety of social, cultural, and economic backgrounds
  • Leadership and organizational skills
  • Communicates effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Possess computer/technology skills

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manages site in its entirety and maintains compliance with federal performance standards and state licensing requirements
  • Responsible for the safety of all children through the compliance of Head Start policies and procedures
  • Manages individualized and quality care of children in a group setting
  • Plans, implements, and adapts designated curriculum
  • Manages all child screenings and ongoing assessments
  • Manages and implements home visits, conferences, field trips, and transition meetings.
  • Responsible for timely documentation of all required program data
  • Participates in a team approach to meet child, family, and program requirements
  • Responsible for child and family outcomes as mandated by federal, state and local regulations

FT Teacher 1 or 2 needed in Proctor, MN for the upcoming 2022/2023 school year. 38hrs/wk; 37 week/year. Summer and holidays off. Wage dependent on qualifications. Please apply by July 31, 2022. AA/EOE

To apply for this job email your details to lindsey.heisel@aeoa.org