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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:

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.

SUBSTITUTES: NORTH AND SOUTH (TWO POSITIONS): Full-time positions available, from September 2018 through June 2019, funded by the Preschool Development Grant.  One position will receive a weekly schedule, which could include the classroom at the Derby, Newport and/or Island Pond NEKCA Head Start programs and the other position will receive a weekly schedule, which could include the classroom at the Lyndonville and/or St. Johnsbury NEKCA Head Start programs.  30 hrs/wk; 40 wks/yr;  Minimum of a High School Diploma/GED required.

 

LICENSED PRESCHOOL TEACHER – Hardwick: Are you interested in making a difference in the lives of young children?  Then you are the person we are looking for to work in a team teaching situation in the NEKCA Hardwick Head Start classroom (40 hrs/wk, 39 wks/yr).  We offer comparable, competitive wages.  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.

 

LICENSED PRESCHOOL TEACHER – Island Pond: Are you interested in making a difference in the lives of young children?  Then you are the person we are looking for to work in a team teaching situation in the NEKCA Island Pond Head Start classroom (40 hrs/wk, 40 wks/yr).  We offer competitive wages.  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.

 

JANITOR – NEKCA is seeking a Janitor to work (7.5 hrs. wk. / 39 wks. yr.) at the Lyndonville Head Start location.  The Janitor is responsible for maintaining the center facility in good, clean appearance and order.    S/he is also responsible for complying with the applicable Head Start/Early Head Start Performance Standards.

 

SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS: Positions available at the NEKCA St. Johnsbury Head Start for Substitute Teachers to work as a member of the Center team, providing a safe, nurturing environment for children’s development and growth – physical, emotional, social and cognitive. Will participate in carrying out classroom routines and activities in compliance with HS Performance Standards, Content Area Plans, Vermont Early Childhood Licensing Regulations and the NAEYC Code of Professional and Ethical Conduct. Positions open until filled.