• Teacher Head Start

    Teacher Head Start - FT; Responsible for implementing a Head Start classroom education program for children 3 to 5 years including: establishing daily routine and appropriate transitions, implementing adopted curriculums to encourage active exploration, physical, cognitive and social/emotional development. 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.: Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education, Child Development, or equivalent AND Two (2) years work experience meeting position competencies.

    Applications accepted until Friday, May 19, 2017. AA/EEO.

  • Food Services Site Coordinator

    Food Services Site Coordinator; FT; The Food Services Coordinator will provide meal planning, preparation and oversight for a multi-classroom facility serving children from birth to 5 years; includes inventory, ordering, receiving and reconciliation of multiple vendor deliveries; ensures that service delivery adheres to USDA CACFP, Health Department, HACCP, NYS OCFS, Head Start Performance Standards, Agency and Department regulations, guidelines and procedures. Responsible for supervision of assigned food service support staff, providing direction and support. In conjunction with Food Services Manager implements family and program nutrition education programs throughout Tompkins County, which includes evening and weekend events. Food Services Coordinator facilitates classroom nutrition education curriculum, providing resources and support as needed and directed.; Min. Req.: Associates Degree in Food Services/Culinary Arts or related field; and Two (2) years applicable job experience, that included supervision; OR One (1) year Technical School Diploma/Certification in related field and Three (3) years applicable job experience, that included supervision.

    Applications accepted until Friday, May 19, 2017. AA/EEO.


  • Homeless Housing Specialist

    Homeless Housing Specialist - FT; The Homeless Housing Specialist is responsible for managing, implementing and monitoring Tenant Based Rental Assistance, Solutions to End Homelessness programs and components of agency Rental Assistance Programs providing quality integrated services for participants that meet individual and program housing stability goals. Position includes facilitating, tracking, reporting and acting as liaison for the community wide Coordinated Assessment System to reduce and/or minimize episodes of homelessness. Responsible for the direct supervision of Housing Program Assistant, defining work flows, training and position support. Position works as part of a coordinated management team to ensure delivery of services that meet program goals, funder compliance and program coordination.; Min. Req.: BA In Human Services Field and four (4) years program implementation experience, including direct consumer work with homeless populations, supervisory responsibilities and outcome driven reporting. AND Work experience meeting reporting requirements and deadlines. AND Two (2) years' experience implementing Federal/State housing support programs; such as Housing Choice Voucher Program with reporting and database responsibilities. 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, June 9, 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.