• Facilities Maintenance Assistant

    Facilities Maintenance Assistant- FT; The Facilities Maintenance Assistant, under the direction of the Facility Operations Manager, provides for the maintenance and repair of all agency physical property; including buildings, apartments, grounds and vehicles.  Includes; implementing maintenance preventive plans, equipment maintenance, inventory and responding to facility needs in a timely and professional manner. ; Min. Req.: High School Diploma AND 2 years experience in building maintenance, construction, plumbing and related fields AND Meet TCAction criteria for satisfactory driver’s license in order to access agency owned vehicles AND access to personal transportation for work related activities.

     Applications accepted until Friday, September 29, 2017. AA/EEO.

  • Home Visiting Teacher

    Home Visiting Teacher - FT; Ithaca Based Position; Responsible for implementing an Early Head Start/Head Start home visiting education program for children (birth to 5 years) and families including pregnant mothers; implementing adopted curriculums to encourage active exploration, physical, cognitive and social/emotional development of children by providing resources and modeling that support effective and nurturing adult-child interactions. Utilize developmentally appropriate strategies and individualization to ensure planning and adult-child interactions support the growth of children and family goals. Complete and utilize anecdotal notes as the basis for individualized planning, completing assessments, family progress conferencing, reporting and supporting child/family program transitions. Meet program plans that support School Readiness and Family Engagement framework outcomes and provide quality, integrated service delivery to families and their children in their homes throughout Tompkins County.; Min. Req.: Associate Degree in Early Education or Family Services with 12 credits in child development OR Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential with specific Home Visiting training AND Two (2) years’ work experience meeting position competencies.

     

    Applications accepted until Friday, October 6, 2017. AA/EEO.

  • Teacher Assistant

     Teacher Assistant- FT; In coordination with Teacher, ensure the implementing of a Head Start classroom education program for children 3 to 5 years including: implementing a daily routine with appropriate transitions, utilizing lesson and classroom plans that encourage active exploration, physical, cognitive and social/emotional development. Support integrated quality service delivery in accordance with Head Start Performance Standards, Regulatory Guidelines, Department and TCAction policies and procedures. Ensure nurturing and responsive practices, interactions, and environments that foster trust and emotional security for children. As directed, utilize developmentally appropriate strategies and individualization to ensure planning, classroom management and adult-child interactions support the growth of all children. Meet implementation program plan goals that support School Readiness and Family Engagement framework outcomes and provide quality, integrated service delivery to children and their families at classroom sites throughout Tompkins County.; Min. Req.: Minimum of # 12 credits in Early Childhood Education AND Enrollment in Child Development Associate (CDA) credential at time of hire; with a completion date # 24 months from date of hire OR enrollment in an Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, Family Services or related field; with a completion date # 24 months from date of hire AND One (1) year work experience meeting position competencies.

     Applications accepted until Friday, October 6, 2017. AA/EEO.

     

Mail, fax, or email resume with cover letter and references to:
Professional Development Director, Tompkins Community Action
701 Spencer Road, Ithaca NY 14850
Fax: 607-273-3293 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.