Cook

Cook - FT; Responsible for food service operations at Head Start/Early Head Start Centers that support the nutrition delivery plans for programs; ensures food preparation, delivery and meals meet Agency, USDA and Head Start standards and goals; supports parent involvement, trainings, and community events; participates in agency nutritional and gardening programs. Meet program plans that support school readiness and family engagement framework outcomes and provide quality, integrated service delivery to families and their children throughout Tompkins County.; Min. Req.: High School Diploma or GED, and Two (2) years applicable job experience; CACFP experience preferred.

Applications accepted until November 14, 2014. AA/EEO.

Center Program Assistant

Center Program Assistant Center Program Assistant- Supporting program services delivery, planning and coordination to meet the goals, plans and objectives of the agency’s Family Services Department. Working in coordination with management to ensure monitoring, reporting and program resource needs are met; including meeting Head Start Performance Standards, OCFS Regulations and Program Outcome Goals.; Min. Req.: Associate’s Degree in human services or related area and Two (2) years relevant work experience.

Applications accepted until Wednesday, October 15, 2014. AA/EEO.

Family Engagement Manager

Family Engagement Manager - FT; Provide expertise, coordination and monitoring of Family Engagement content area for enrolled families with children birth to 5 years, through their participation in Head Start and Early Head Start program. Ensure service delivery meets School Readiness and Family Engagement plans to achieve program service delivery and individual child/family goals. Through a team approach support and implement an integrated delivery model that meets program and regulatory requirements; includes tracking and reporting. Provide supervision, mentoring and evaluation of Family Partner staff to facilitate quality programming and the enhancement of staff core competencies. Coordinate Family Partner staff training, resources, compliance guidelines and implementation plans to facilitate quality programming and outcome reporting.; Min. Req.: Bachelor’s Degree in Family Administration Services or related field AND Three (3) years direct experience implementing programming for families with reporting and direct staff supervisory experience.

Applications accepted until November 14, 2014. AA/EEO.

Crew Member

Crew MemberCrew Member- Responsible for installation of approved energy efficient measures in buildings receiving Energy Services. Position includes assisting in meeting program production goals to ensure quality, efficient and safe work practices in the field. ; Min. Req.: 1 years work experience in weatherization, home performance systems, or residential construction 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 Wednesday, October 15, 2014. AA/EEO.

Teacher Assistant

Teacher AssistantTeacher Assistant- In coordination with Teacher, implement a center based Head Start classroom program including: establishing daily routine and appropriate transitions, implementing adopted curriculum(s) to encourage active exploration, physical, cognitive and social/emotional development. Utilize developmentally appropriate strategies and individualization to ensure classroom management and adult-child interactions support the growth of all children. Support Teacher in completing lesson plans, anecdotal notes, daily communications and individual plans. Lead classroom planning and implementation of LANA Nutrition curriculum. Meet program plans that support school readiness and family engagement framework outcomes and provide quality, integrated service delivery to families and their children throughout Tompkins County.; Min. Req.: Associates Degree in Early Childhood or related field and Two (2) years pre-school classroom experience.


Applications accepted until Wednesday, October 15, 2014. AA/EEO.

Family Partner

Family Partner - FT; Supporting and involving families through their participation in home visiting and center based Head Start, Early Head Start and Primary School Support programs in Tompkins County; providing quality, integrated services meeting family goals and program plans that support school readiness and family engagement outcomes, through strength based family partnerships.; Min. Req.: - Associates Degree in Human Services, Family Services, Social Services or related field AND Two (2) years working experience related to education, principles of social work, crisis intervention, or counseling with children and families.


Applications accepted until Friday, November 14, 2014. AA/EEO.

Education Specialist

Education Specialist - FT; Provide expertise in birth to five years education content area for all staff through mentoring, curriculum implementation, observation, individualization, training, and expansion of resources that support the service delivery plans and agency school readiness and family engagement frameworks. Work in team collaborations to achieve outcomes that provide quality, integrated service delivery to families and their children throughout Tompkins County. ; Min. Req.: Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education (Masters preferred) or related field and Four (4) years direct experience working with children birth to 5 years and Experience in training, reporting and adult education and learning styles.

Applications accepted until Tuesday, September 9, 2014. 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.