Head Start/State Preschool Teacher - Contract
San Bernardino County - San Bernardino, CA
The Preschool Services Department (PSD) is recruiting for Head Start/State Preschool Teachers who provide teaching instruction and supervision to pre-school age children at a Head Start site or home-based program. Teachers may develop and provide educational, nutritional, and health/safety activities; conduct home visits; attend staff and parent committee meetings, and supervise teacher aides.
These are contract positions to work approximately 9 to 12 months per year.
Applicants must meet one of the following options: OPTION 1:Education: A completed/awarded Associate's degree (or higher) from an accredited university or college in Early Childhood Education/Child Development, Education, Home Economics, Music, Art, Library Science, Physical Education & Recreation, Psychology, Family Studies, or other Early Childhood Education/Development related fields. - AND - Child Development Permit: Possess a valid CA Child Development Teacher Permit (or higher level permit) issued by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC). For information on permit requirements, go to www.ctc.ca.gov. Applicants who possess a Children's Center Permit may also qualify under this option. - OR - OPTION 2:Single/Multiple Subject Teaching Credential: Must possess a valid CA Single or Multiple Subject Teaching Credential (which includes preschool) issued by the CTC. Applicants qualifying under this option requirement must show completion of 9 semester (15 quarter) units of Early Childhood Education/Child Development coursework which includes a Family, Child & Community course. - OR - OPTION 3:Current Employees of the San Bernardino County Preschool Services Department: ONLY current PSD employees may qualify under this option if they meet all of the following: A) Possess a valid CA Child Development Associate Teacher permit issued by the CTC, B) Are currently attending school to obtain an Associate's degree in one of the fields listed above for Education in Option 1 (proof of enrollment required), and C) Obtain an approved waiver from the PSD Administrative Office. REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION: Option 1: A copy of the required valid CA Child Development Teacher Permit (or higher level permit) and a legible copy of transcripts (unofficial are accepted) AND a copy of the degree.Option 2: A copy of the required valid CA Single/Multiple Subject Credential and legible copy of transcripts (unofficial are accepted) indicating required ECE/CD coursework.Option 3: A copy of the required valid CA Child Associate Teacher Permit and a legible copy of transcripts (unofficial are accepted) with proof of current enrollment. Your name must currently be included on the approved waiver list. Required documentation must be attached to your application or submitted to: County of San Bernardino Human Resources-Employment Division, 157 W. Fifth Street, San Bernardino, CA 92415-0440, Attn: Head Start/State Preschool Teacher-Contract, via fax to (909) 383-2394, or email to firstname.lastname@example.org, Subject: Head Start/State Preschool Teacher. Failure to provide the requested documents within 48 hours of application submittal will result in disqualification of the application.
How to Apply
For more details, please review the announcement at www.sbcounty.gov/jobs. Application can be made on-line – apply ASAP. (909) 387-8304 - EEO/ADA
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