Center Manager (Altoona)
Department: Head Start
The Western Dairyland E.O.C. Inc. Head Start program is hiring a Center Manager at the Altoona Early Learning Center for the 2019-2020 school year.
Located near the corner of 3rd Street and Highway 12, the Altoona Early Learning Center promotes school readiness of children under the age of five from low-income families. We support growth and development in a positive learning environment through comprehensive services, which include early learning, health, and family well-being.
The center manager is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the center and supervision of staff. The ideal candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education or a closely-related field with a DPI issued teacher’s license. Applicants should have demonstrated abilities to work with young children, many who are living in poverty.
This is a full-time, school year positions for the 2019/2020 school year. The starting wage is $22.72 per hour.
We offer a complete benefit package including health, dental and life insurance, 401(k) plan with up to a 6% match, EAP, paid time off and sick leave. Western Dairyland is a qualified employer under the federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program. Head Start provides ongoing coaching and mentoring to support staff development.
View the complete job description here.
There are two ways to apply:
Option 1: Complete an online application at wdHeadStart.org/jobs
Option 2: Send a cover letter and resume to Heather Yates at firstname.lastname@example.org
This position will remain open until filled.
Minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. This agency is an equal opportunity employer.