Website Wright County Community Action
WCCA is a private 501(c)3 corporation serving Wright County
You will be responsible to plan and implement curriculum to meet the individual developmental needs of children three to five years old from low-income families. You will work with children both individually and in groups as part of a collaborative classroom team in order to promote children’s physical, social, emotional, and cognitive development.
This position works 40 hours per week during the school year with benefits being offered year round.
Education and Experience:
- Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Child Development, Early Childhood Education, equivalent coursework, or otherwise meets the requirements of section 648(a)(3)(B) of the Act.
- 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 Background Study.
- Experience and ability to work with Spanish speaking parents and children.
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.
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Health insurance
- Health savings account
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Retirement plan
- Vision insurance
A Covid-19 vaccine or WCCA approved exemption is required per a Federal Head Start vaccine mandate.
To submit an application visit our website at www.wccaweb.com/home/employment