Full-TIme Teacher Assistant (Black River Falls)
Department: Head Start
Location: Black River Falls
Here's your chance to make a difference in Jackson County! The Western Dairyland E.O.C. Inc. Head Start program is hiring a full-time Teacher Assistant at the Black River Falls Early Learning Center. Located at 905 Alder Street, the Black River Falls Early Learning Center serves 34 children with full-day programming.
Head Start promotes school readiness of children under the age of five from low-income families by supporting their growth and development in a positive learning environment. We provide comprehensive services, which include early learning, health, and family well-being. We're a mission-driven organization making a positive impact in our community since 1966.
Candidates should have an associate's degree in early childhood education or a related field, or Registry certification at the Teaching Assistant level. The ideal candidate has demonstrated abilities to work with young children, many who are living in poverty.
This is a full-time, school year position. The starting wage is $12.33 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.
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 email@example.com
This position is open until filled.
Minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. This agency is an equal opportunity employer.