Teacher Assistant - Black River Falls
Department: Head Start
Location: Black River Falls, WI
Starting Wage: $14.94 - 17.00
Western Dairyland Head Start is hiring a Part-time Teacher Assistant to aid in the management of the classroom and in the supervision of children at our Black River Falls Head Start Location.
Head Start promotes school readiness of children under the age of five from income-eligible families by supporting their growth and development in a positive learning environment through 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 a high school diploma. Ideal candidates should have an associate's degree in early childhood education, CDA or a related field or Registry certification at the Teaching Assistant level. Introduction to Child Care Profession must be completed within 6 months of hire.
This position will work 8 hours per day Monday-Thursday. Friday's, evenings and weekends are rare. We offer a complete benefits 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. We provide ongoing coaching and mentoring to support staff development. We provide 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 Jennifer Olson at Jennifer.email@example.com
This position is open until filled.
Minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. This agency is an equal opportunity employer.