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NEKCA is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive benefits that include medical, dental, group life insurance, long term disability, supplemental insurance products, 403B, vacation, sick leave, paid holidays, and an employee assistance plan (EAP).

To apply send a cover letter, resume and 3 references to jobs@nekcavt.org; FAX to 802-334-5249; or mail to NEKCA Human Resources, PO Box 346, Newport, VT 05855. E.O.E.

Current Job Openings:

ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT – Position available at NEKCA 70 Main, Newport. The Administrative Support staff will provide assistance by performing professional and confidential work within the Fiscal and HR department. Duties include clerical support, electronic and manual record retention, review transaction processing, special assignments.   This is a temporary, part-time position (24 hrs/wk, 12-14 wks/yr).

BUS DRIVER: Position available at the NEKCA/Child and Family Development Program in Lyndonville; approximately 15 hrs/wk, 35 wks/yr. Job responsibilities: transport children to and from the center using mini bus; abide by all highway/village speed limits; ensure passengers use safety belts/seats; bus maintenance; maintain confidentiality. Candidate must have a valid Vermont Driver’s License and a CDL Class C Type 1 License with a School Bus Endorsement.

PRESCHOOL TEACHER: team teaching position in the Lyndonville Head Start classroom (40 hrs/wk, 39 wks/yr). Position requirements: ability to plan and implement age appropriate activities for 3-5 year old children in a classroom setting. Provide services to families in areas of Health, Nutrition, Family/Community Partnerships and Education. Willingness and ability to function in a team effort, keep meaningful and objective records and maintain confidentiality. Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or related education field, VT educator’s license with Early Childhood Endorsement and experience working with young children.

LICENSED PRESCHOOL TEACHER: team teaching position in the St. Johnsbury Head Start classroom (37.5 hrs/wk, 39 wks/yr). Position requirements: ability to plan and implement age appropriate activities for 3-5 year old children in a classroom setting. Communicate information in the areas of Health, Nutrition, Family/Community Partnerships and Education. Willingness and ability to function in a team effort, basic computer skills a must, keep meaningful and objective records and maintain confidentiality. Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or related education field, VT educator’s license with Early Childhood Endorsement and experience working with young children.

TEACHER: The NEKCA Island Pond Head Start, a 5-STARS preschool program, is seeking a full-time Teacher. Qualified candidates should have the ability to plan and implement a developmentally appropriate comprehensive education program for 3-5 year old children in a classroom setting; ability to function in a team teaching situation; keep objective records and engage families in areas of Health, Nutrition, Family Services and Education. Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or Bachelor’s Degree in a related field with coursework in Early Childhood Education required; experience working with young children preferred.