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Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership
603 Earl Street
Pender NE 68047

Job Description:
Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership's EARLY HEAD START CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM is looking for a TEACHER at the Siouxland Family Center in Dakota City. Work with families to identify goals and support them in a process which leads to self-sufficiency. Early Head Start Teachers are responsible to understand, plan and implement developmentally appropriate environments for children birth through age three. Promote nurturing and bonding relationships. Encourage self-help skills and provide consistent routines. Work with families to identify goals, strengths, needs and support them in a process which leads them toward self-sufficiency. Assist children in establishing good habits of personal hygiene; change diapers so children are comfortable. Develop weekly lesson plans and send to supervisor. Conduct screenings within 45 days of enrollments. Communicate with parents on a regular basis. Complete required educational home visits with Parent/Teacher conferences for each child. Attend and participate in children's MDT and IFSP meetings. Enter documentation for each child and manage child data/reports through the on-line assessment system. Maintain a clean organized room. Frequent kneeling, stooping, bending and lifting up to 50 pounds. Maintain confidentiality of program participants and follow Program and Agency standards and policies.

-Bilingual skills a plus.
-Supervisory skills may be needed.
Required Skills:
High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED) and an Associates, Bachelor's or advance degree in early childhood education or an Associate's, Bachelor's or advance degree in a field related to early childhood with experience in 0-3 early education and care or a Child Development Associate (CDA) credential. Child Development Certificate or comparable credential in Early Childhood Development, with a focus on infant and toddler, acceptable. 6 plus months' of experience preferred.
Pay Rate: 12.75 to 16.26 /hr
Hours: 40hrs/week
Shifts: Days
Benefits: Medical,Holidays,Pension/401k,EAP
Additional Information:
The starting wage is $12.75 to $16.26 per hour, depending on education level, plus benefits. Benefits include health, life, dental and vision insurance. Paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, EAP, 401K Retirement.

Job application, job description, complete education requirements, wage and benefit information are located on our website under the Employment link or contact HR at 1-800-445-2505 or 402-385-6300. To apply, submit a completed Agency application with education credentials or transcripts. No resumes accepted. Send applications to Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership, P O Box 667, Pender, NE 68047-0667. Position open until filled.
80% Federally Funded
Non-Profit Agency

Mary Reeson

10/24/19 through 11/22/19

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