Director of Education

  • Full Time
  • Grand Rapids, MN
  • Applications have closed
  • Salary: $31.39/hour
  • Provide quality early childhood programming through the leadership, development, administration, delivery, ongoing monitoring and evaluation of the Agency’s Education Department programs, including: Head Start, Early Head Start, and Teenage Parent Program (TAPP). Ensure compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local rules, regulations, licensing and policies related to Head Start, Early Head Start, and TAPP programs. Integrate multiple funding streams and community partners to provide the best possible services to children and families. Serve as part of the Invest Early Leadership team to provide quality integrated early childhood programing while ensuring Federal Head Start regulations are met.

Website KOOTASCA Community Action, Inc.

Building Community to End Poverty

Job Summary
Provide quality early childhood programming through the leadership, development, administration, delivery, ongoing monitoring and evaluation of the Agency’s Education Department programs, including: Head Start, Early Head Start, and Teenage Parent Program (TAPP). Ensure compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local rules, regulations, licensing and policies related to Head Start, Early Head Start, and TAPP programs. Integrate multiple funding streams and community partners to provide the best possible services to children and families. Serve as part of the Invest Early Leadership team to provide quality integrated early childhood programing while ensuring Federal Head Start regulations are met.

Qualifications
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Business, Education, Social Service, or related field.

Experience: more than 5 years Comparable Administrative Responsibilities & Supervisory Experience

Authorizations:
o DHS Background Study
o Employee Physical/TB Risk Assessment
o MVR Approval for Use of Agency Vehicles

Posting Information
OPENING DATE: Friday, July 10, 2020

RATE OF PAY: Entry Wage of $34.39 with Wage Range of $34.39 to $51.59 per hour

SCHEDULE: 40 Hours per Week, Monday-Friday

BENEFITS: Generous Paid-Time-Off (PTO) package, 13 Paid Holidays/Year, Health, Dental, Life, Disability, and supplemental insurance options, Retirement Plan with option for employer contribution, Flexible Spending Account options, Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Assistance opportunities, Loan Forgiveness qualifying credit, Scheduled Raises & Cost of Living Adjustments, Training and Professional Development opportunities.

LOCATION: Grand Rapids, MN

APPLYING: Applicants must submit an application to be considered. A complete job description, more position information, and our online application are located at www.kootasca.org/jobs

CLOSING DATE: This position will remain open until filled. Applications will begin being reviewed on Monday, July 20, 2020.

CONTACT INFO: Marta Carrigan; Human Resources & Board Services Director.
Phone/Fax: 218-999-0807 / 218-999-0841
E-mail: martac@kootasca.org
Mailing: 201 NW 4th St. Suite 130. Grand Rapids, MN 55744

KOOTASCA Community Action, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity and  Affirmative Action Employer. Applicants will receive consideration without regard to disability or protected Veterans status.

Upon request, all forms will be made available in alternative formats per requirements of ADA.

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