We are looking for a Head Start Teacher to provide a variety of educational activities at a program site for the Head Start Program operated by the Sacramento Employment and Training Agency. Responsibilities include educational activity planning, teaching, and promotion of parent involvement in site activities.
Position Summary: Under general supervision the Head Start Teacher plans and conducts classroom activities which provide individual developmental; experiences for Head Start children; performs classroom teaching duties; is responsible for the health, safety, and personal welfare of assigned children, provides direction for Head Start Associate Teachers, substitutes and pare volunteers, to conduct home visits and promote parent involvement in Head Start programs; and to do related work as required.
Starting Salary: $19.36/Hour with an Associate’s Degree or $19.85/Hour with a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in ECE or a Bachelor’s degree or higher in another field plus a permit at the Teacher level or higher.
EDUCATION: Possession of an Associate’s degree or higher in early childhood education; or an Associate’s degree in a field related to ECE and possession of a Child Development Associate Teacher Permit or higher as issued by the State of California Commission on Teacher Credentialing; or a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in any applicable field and possession of a Child Development Teacher Permit or higher as issued by the State of CA is required AND MUST BE SUBMITTED WITH APPLICATION.
EXPERIENCE: A minimum of one (1) year of successful work experience as a Head Start Associate Teacher or one year of successful work experience in teaching young children in a comparable program.
Special Requirements: Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid Class C Driver’s License is required.
How To Apply: A completed SETA application must be submitted using the online application which can be found at https://laserfiche.seta.net/Forms/app. Copies of all degrees, permits, and credentials must be attached to the application.
Upon job offer individuals will be required to complete a pre-employment health screening, TB test, and background check, and provide copies of immunization records for MMR, TDAP and flu (or flu waiver).
Posting Date: Monday, April 8, 2019
Final Filing Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019 by 12 noon, PST.
Applications will not be accepted after the 12 noon deadline. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.
SETA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Medical Benefits (6 plans to choose from)
Educational Reimbursement: up to $1500 annually
Access to the Public Employee Student Loan Forgiveness Program
Paid Jury Duty
Pension (mandatory contribution required)
Retirement Health Savings Accounts, 457 and 401A plans
Paid Sick Leave
Regional Transit Monthly Pass Reimbursement
Location: Sacramento, CA
Salary: 19.36 - 19.85
Posted On: April 8th, 2019
The SACRAMENTO EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING AGENCY (SETA), a joint powers agency of the City and County of Sacramento, was formed in 1978. From its inception SETA has been an effective force in connecting people to jobs, business owners to quality employees, education and nutrition to children, assistance to refugees, and hope to many Sacramento area residents. For additional information please visit us at www.seta.net.