Assistant Preschool Teacher – Hiring Incentive $1,000

  • Full Time
  • Monticello, MN
  • Applications have closed
  • Salary: $23,040 - $25,840

Website Wright County Community Action

WCCA is a private 501(c)3 corporation serving Wright County

You will work collaboratively with the classroom teacher to implement daily activities which promote physical, social, emotional, and cognitive development for enrolled children ages 3 – 5 years old. 

Required Education and Experience:

  • Have or are working towards a Child Development Associate credential (CDA), a state awarded certificate that meets or exceeds the requirements for a CDA credential; or
  • Meet or exceed MN DHS Rule 3 qualifications for Assistant Teacher and are willing to complete a CDA within 2 years of hire.
  • Classroom experience as an Early Childhood Educator.
  • Experience within a Head Start classroom is preferred.
  • Must meet State Licensing requirements for First Aid and CPR certification, Child Passenger Safety training, physical examination, and pass a MN DHS required background study.
  • Experience working with Spanish speaking parents and children preferred.

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to relate to and work with staff and parents.
  • Physically able to lift up to 40 pounds.
  • Access to reliable transportation.
  • Ability to utilize and operate computers in child activities.
  • Must be able to act as bus monitor.

Benefits:

  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

This position works 40 hours per week during the school year with benefits being offered year round.

A Covid-19 vaccine or WCCA approved exemption is required per a Federal Head Start vaccine mandate.