Employment

Employment Process:

1. Obtain application via website or at central office.

2. Submit completed application, Sworn Disclosure Statement, copies of education/transcripts, resume & cover letter to acarter@scottcountyheadstart.org. Application & supporting documentation may also be submitted to the central office during normal business hours or faxed to (276) 386-7281.

Incomplete applications will not be accepted.

Early Head Start Teacher – Accepting applications until 1/24/20

Requirements: Must have a C.D.A. Infant/Toddler Option or an AA in Early Childhood Development.

Duties: Responsible for developmentally appropriate instruction for infants/toddlers; Coordination of volunteers in classroom.

Food Service Provider/Classroom Assistant – Accepting applications until 1/24/20

Requirements: High School diploma or GED equivalency.

Duties: Responsible for center meal preparation & ensuring each classroom meets the CACFP meal pattern. Serve as an advocate for early childhood by demonstrating and utilizing developmentally appropriate practices and procedures. 

FUTURE – Head Start Teacher

Requirements: Bachelor Degree in Early Childhood Education Pre-K – Grade 4 required. At least one year of teaching experience at preschool level preferred.

Duties: Responsible for developmentally appropriate instruction for 3 & 4 year-old children; Supervision of Teacher Assistant; Coordination of volunteers in classroom.

FUTURE – Head Start Teacher Assistant

Requirements: High School Diploma or GED equivalency. Must have a C.D.A. or be willing to obtain one within first year of employment.

Duties: Responsible for developmentally appropriate instruction for 3 & 4 year-old children; Assist Teacher and be responsible for a group of ten children; Responsible for observing and assessing children; Responsible for assuming Lead Teacher role in the absence of Lead Teacher.

Substitute Teacher Assistant

Requirements: High School Diploma or GED equivalency.

Duties: Responsible for functioning as Teacher Assistant in a preschool center setting with a Lead Teacher.