- FT; 50 weeks; 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 Sunday, April 20, 2014. AA/EEO.
Early Headstart Teacher
- FT; Responsible for implementing a center based Early Head Start classroom program; work in accordance with Head Start Performance Standards, regulatory guidelines and TCAction policies and procedures. Implement adopted curriculum approach as well as defined department initiatives for children ages 6 weeks to 3 years. Use space, materials and routine as resources to encourage active exploration, physical, cognitive, and social/emotional development. Utilize developmentally appropriate strategies as the foundation for classroom management techniques, environmental set up, planning, and individualization. Complete and utilize anecdotal notes as the basis for individualized planning, completing assessments, parent/teacher conferencing, reporting, and supporting transitional requirements.; Min. Req.: Associate degree in early childhood with 12 credits in infant/toddler development and 2 years of related experience working with children, 0 to 3 years old OR CDA with specific Infant/Toddler training and 4 years of experience working with children, 0 to 3 years old..Applications accepted until Sunday, April 20, 2014 AA/EEO.