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    Assistant Teacher

    Location: Bristol CT, Middletown CT,               Apply For this Job

    JOB TITLE: Assistant Teacher

    GENERAL SUMMARY:

    This position works as a part of a teaching team to work as a partner with the teacher/lead teacher in developing activities for preschool (Head Start) children to provide them with varied experiences and an appropriate learning environment. Works with typically developing children and children with disabilities. Assistance is given to the teacher in carrying out the goals, policies, and activities designed to implement educational objectives and performance standards. This position works with families to promote parent involvement in the program. In addition, this position might also serve as a Bus Monitor as part of the transportation services provided by the program. This position may be assigned additional duties based upon program need and areas of developing expertise. This position works along with the teacher/lead teacher to attain the goals of the program.

    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: 

    Minimum requirement is one of the following:

    1.     A current Child Development Associate (CDA) credential;

    2.     Be enrolled in a CDA credential program to be completed within two years of being hired into the position;

    3.     An associate or baccalaureate degree (in any area); or

    4.     Be enrolled in a program leading to an associate or baccalaureate degree.

     Bilingual preferred (English/Spanish or English and other languages present in the local area). 

    Position is 40 hours per week, 40 weeks per year. Pay is D.O.Q. per hour $12.00 HS/GED /  $13.00 CDA / $14.00 AA or higher.

    To apply electronically by accessing the following link: http://www.cdiheadstart.org/programs/jobpostings/allhsjobs.aspx

    Please select Hartford & Middlesex, CT program, find the position and click in apply now. 

    Applications must be completed in full, do not put “see resume” on your application.  You are welcomed to attach your resume.

    Great benefits packet, Health insurance, paid leaves and holidays, available at first day of work.

    Community Development Institute Head Start is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

     

    Education Coordinator

    Location: Middletown, CT              Apply For this Job

    TITLE OF POSITION:                        Education Coordinator

    GENERAL SUMMARY

     The Education and Child Development content area is an integral part of the larger system of services provided by Head Start/Early Head Start.  It plays an important part in supporting the goals of the program.  This position is responsible for the education and early childhood development content area as stated in the Head Start Program Performance Standards Part 1302 - Subpart C, Subpart G - Transition Services. This includes implementation of an early childhood education curriculum and providing educational resources for staff and parents, ensuring compliance with performance standards and recognized best practices in the field of early childhood education. 

     EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

    Current minimum qualification is one of the following:

    1. A baccalaureate or advanced degree in Early Childhood Education; or
    2. A baccalaureate or advanced degree in any field and coursework*  equivalent to a major relating to Early Childhood Education with at least 500 clock hours of experience in an early childhood setting teaching preschool-age children.

     Bilingual preferred (English/Spanish or English and other languages present in the local area). 

    Position is 40 hours per week, 50 weeks per year. Pay ranges $19.40-21.80 per hour.

    To apply electronically by accessing the following link: http://www.cdiheadstart.org/programs/jobpostings/allhsjobs.aspx

    Please select Hartford & Middlesex, CT program, find the position and click in apply now. 

    Applications must be completed in full, do not put “see resume” on your application.  You are welcomed to attach your resume.

    Great benefits packet, Health insurance, paid leaves and holidays, available at first day of work.

    Community Development Institute Head Start is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

     

    Teacher Infant Toddler

    Location: Hartford CT              Apply For this Job

    TITLE OF POSITION:                        Teacher - Infant/Toddler

    GENERAL SUMMARY

    This position serves as a teacher (aka caregiver) in a classroom of Early Head Start infants and toddlers by planning, implementing, and supervising all center-based activities. This position may work with infants and toddlers with developmental delays.  Because this position is one part of a large system of services provided to infants/toddlers and families, this position also serves as a social service referral person and shares responsibility for parent involvement in the program.

     EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

    Minimum requirement is a current Child Development Associate (CDA) with infant/toddler endorsement and have been trained or have equivalent coursework* in age appropriate early childhood and child development with a focus on infant/toddler development.  An Associates’ or Bachelors’ degree in early childhood education, child development, family studies, home economics or child care that focuses on infant and toddler development and care or degree in any field with coursework** equivalent to   CDA credential subject areas and training specific to infant and toddler development is also acceptable.

     Bilingual preferred (English/Spanish or English and other languages present in the local area). 

    Position is 40 hours per week, 48 weeks per year. Pay is D.O.Q. $1,160.00 bi-weekly CDA / $1,360.00 bi-weekly AA /         $1,560.00.00 bi-weekly BA or higher 

    To apply electronically by accessing the following link: http://www.cdiheadstart.org/programs/jobpostings/allhsjobs.aspx

    Please select Hartford & Middlesex, CT program, find the position and click in apply now. 

    Applications must be completed in full, do not put “see resume” on your application.  You are welcomed to attach your resume.

    Great benefits packet, Health insurance, paid leaves and holidays, available at first day of work.

    Community Development Institute Head Start is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

     

    Teacher Preschool

    Location: Middletown CT, Bristol CT,               Apply For this Job

    TITLE OF POSITION:                        Teacher-Preschool

     GENERAL SUMMARY

    This position serves as the lead worker in a classroom of Head Start children by planning, implementing, and supervising all classroom activities. This position works with typically developing children and children with disabilities.  Because this position is one part of a large system of services provided to children and families, this position also serves as a social service referral person and shares responsibility for parent involvement in the program.               

    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

    Current minimum qualification is one of the following:

    1. An associate degree in a field related to Early Childhood Education and coursework* equivalent to a major relating to Early Childhood Education with at least 500 clock hours of experience in an early childhood setting teaching preschool-age children;
    2. A baccalaureate or advanced degree in any field and coursework*  equivalent to a major relating to Early Childhood Education with at least 500 clock hours of experience in an early childhood setting teaching preschool-age children; or
    3. A baccalaureate degree in any field and has been admitted into the Teach For America program, passed a rigorous early childhood content exam, such as the Praxis II, participated in a Teach For America summer training institute that includes teaching preschool children, and is receiving ongoing professional development and support from Teach For America’s professional staff; or

     Bilingual preferred (English/Spanish or English and other languages present in the local area). 

    Position is 40 hours per week, 40 weeks per year. Pay is D.O.Q. $1,160.00 bi-weekly CDA (with waiver) /  $1,360.00 bi-weekly AA / $1,560.00.00 bi-weekly BA or higher

    Interested candidates please contact Human Resources for an application by mail at P.O. Box P.O. Box 340745 Hartford, CT 06134. You may also apply electronically by accessing the following link: http://www.cdiheadstart.org/programs/jobpostings/allhsjobs.aspx

    Please select Hartford & Middlesex, CT program, find the position and click in apply now.  Applications must be completed in full, do not put “see resume” on your application.  You are welcomed to attach your resume.

    Great benefits packet, Health insurance, paid leaves and holidays, available at first day of work.

    Community Development Institute Head Start is an Equal Opportunity Employer  

     

    Family Advocate

    Location: Middletown CT, Clinton, CT,               Apply For this Job

    TITLE OF POSITION:                       Family Advocate

     GENERAL SUMMARY

    This position supports and assists families as they identify and meet their own goals through a family-centered case management model for developing and carrying out the program Family Partnership Agreements including responsibility for child files, enrollment/applications, etc.  This position also assists with the completion of the child health requirements and other required screenings and assessments.  This position supports the larger system of social services coordinated by Head Start/Early Head Start, thereby supporting the goals of the program.

    Position is 40 hours per week, 48 weeks per year. Pay is $14.00 per hour AA / $16.00 per hour BA

    Interested candidates please apply electronically by accessing the following link: http://www.cdiheadstart.org/programs/jobpostings/allhsjobs.aspx

    Please select Hartford & Middlesex, CT program, find the position and click in apply now. 

    Applications must be completed in full, do not put “see resume” on your application.  You are welcomed to attach your resume.

    Great benefits packet, Health insurance, paid leaves and holidays, available at first day of work.

    Community Development Institute Head Start is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

     

    Custodian

    Location: Portland CT, Bloomfield CT, East Hartford CT, Middletown CT, Clinton, CT, Bristol CT              Apply For this Job

    TITLE OF POSITION:       Custodian

    GENERAL SUMMARY

    This position is responsible for ensuring clean, safe, functional facilities by performing cleaning and maintenance activities as well as some repair activities including plumbing, electrical, carpentry and painting when professional licensure is not required. 

    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

    The above knowledge and abilities are typically acquired through experience in custodial, maintenance services and/or in the area of janitorial services.  The minimum requirement is that the individual be 18 years of age.  This is an entry-level position requiring no previous education or experience unless there is a local or state regulation that requires a high school diploma or G.E.D.  A high school diploma or G.E.D. is preferred. 

    Bilingual preferred (English/Spanish or English and other languages present in the local area). 

    Position is 40 hours per week, 50 weeks per year. Pay is $12.00 per hour.

    Interested candidates please contact Human Resources for an application by mail at P.O. Box P.O. Box 340745 Hartford, CT 06134. You may also apply electronically by accessing the following link: http://www.cdiheadstart.org/programs/jobpostings/allhsjobs.aspx

    Please select Hartford & Middlesex, CT program, find the position and click in apply now.  Applications must be completed in full, do not put “see resume” on your application.  You are welcomed to attach your resume.

    Great benefits packet, Health insurance, paid leaves and holidays, available at first day of work.

    Community Development Institute Head Start is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

     

    Program Aide

    Location: Portland CT, Bloomfield CT, East Hartford CT, Middletown CT, Clinton, CT, Bristol CT              Apply For this Job

    TITLE OF POSITION:                        Program Aide

    GENERAL SUMMARY

    This position works as a part of a team to assist in activities in the areas of the classroom, kitchen and bus and/or to serve as a disabilities aide as needed. The position contains elements of job descriptions of positions with titles similar classroom aide, janitor and kitchen aide and as a disabilities aide providing support for children with disabilities.  Works with typically developing children and/or children with special needs/disabilities.  The position may be reassigned to various classrooms/centers as deemed necessary for program operations.  

    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

    The minimum requirement is that the individual be 18 years of age.  This is an entry-level position requiring no previous education or experience unless there is a local or state regulation that requires a high school diploma or G.E.D.   A high school diploma or G.E.D. is preferred.

    Bilingual preferred (English/Spanish or English and other languages present in the local area). 

    Position is 40 hours per week, 40 weeks per year. Pay is $11.50 per hour.

    To apply electronically by accessing the following link: http://www.cdiheadstart.org/programs/jobpostings/allhsjobs.aspx

    Please select Hartford& Middlesex, CT program, find the position and click in apply now. 

    Applications must be completed in full, do not put “see resume” on your application.  You are welcomed to attach your resume.

    Great benefits packet, Health insurance, paid leaves and holidays, available at first day of work.

    Community Development Institute Head Start is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

     

    Center Administrative Assistant

    Location: Locust Center, Hertiage Center, Hamlin Center              Apply For this Job

    JOB TITLE: Center Administrative Assistant

    GENERAL SUMMARY: This position is responsible for the smooth operations of an office and other duties related to administration including answering phones, filing, etc. Performs all duties as required by the Program Director and/or immediate supervisor and other duties as assigned relating to the administrative component including, policy and procedure updates, typing, word processing, faxing, acting as receptionist and other clerical duties.

    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Minimum requirements are a high school diploma or GED with some relevant experience in secretarial functions. AA degree or higher in related field preferred. The individual must possess a sound working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel. The position must have the ability to manage numerous tasks, possess good organizational skills, communicate effectively with co-workers and the public, and work collaboratively in a team environment.

    Bilingual preferred (English/Spanish or English and other languages present in the local area).

    Position is 40 hours per week, 48 weeks per year. Pay is $12.00 per hour.     

    You may also apply electronically by accessing the following link: http://www.cdiheadstart.org/programs/jobpostings/allhsjobs.aspx

    Please select Hartford& Middlesex, CT program, find the position and click in apply now.

    Applications must be completed in full, do not put “see resume” on your application.

    You are welcomed to attach your resume.

    Great benefits packet, Health insurance, paid leaves and holidays, available at first day of work.

    Community Development Institute Head Start is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

     

    Program Director

    Location: Locust Center; Hartford, CT              Apply For this Job

    JOB ADVERTISEMENT

    CDI HS Serving Hartford and Middlesex, CT is currently seeking applicants for the following positions:

    Program Director

    Interested candidates please contact Human Resources for an application by mail at P.O. Box 340745
    Hartford, CT 06134
    .You may also apply electronically by accessing the following link: http://www.cdiheadstart.org/programs/jobpostings/allhsjobs.aspx

    GENERAL SUMMARY: This position manages the day-to-day program operations of a program with Head Start and/or Early Head Start including personnel administration and supervision and oversees the over-all program to ensure smooth functioning of the program in all areas to provide quality services to children and families, and to support the goals of the program.  Responsible for development, training and on-going work with the program Policy Council. This position is directly responsible for the smooth functioning of the program and is ultimately responsible to the NIC Site Manager.

     

    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:  Minimum requirement is a bachelor’s degree in child development, early childhood education, human services, business or related field with supervisory experience.  This position requires demonstrated skills and abilities in a management capacity relevant to human services program management.  Courses in public administration to include, budgeting, personnel, and supervision are helpful. 

    Position is 40 hours per week, 52 weeks per year. Pay is D.O.E.  $3,260.00 Bi Weekly.

    Please select Hartford and Middlesex Counties, CT program, find the position and click in apply now.  Applications must be completed in full, do not put “see resume” on your application.  You are welcomed to attach your resume.

    Great benefits packet, Health insurance, paid leaves and holidays, available at first day of work.

    Community Development Institute Head Start is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

                                                        

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