- Ulysses, KS, USA
- 38000 per year
- Full Time
Health insurance, paid time off (PTO), sick leave, and vacations. If you're ready to make a positive difference in others' lives
Kansas Children's Service League in Ulysses, KS is looking to hire a full-time Head Start Teacher. Are you a kind and patient person with a drive to succeed? Would you like a job helping children and their families achieve their true potential? Do you want to join a compassionate nonprofit that promotes employee growth and well-being? If so, please read on!
This nonprofit teaching position earns a competitive salary of up to $38,000/year. We provide solid benefits, including health insurance, paid time off (PTO), sick leave, and vacations. If you're ready to make a positive difference in others' lives. If this sounds like the right nonprofit opportunity for you, apply today!
ABOUT KANSAS CHILDREN'S SERVICE LEAGUE
Our mission is to protect and promote the well-being of children. We work with children and their families to help them succeed and break neglect, abuse, and trauma cycles. We do this through health, safety, and educational outreach. Our programs help children and parents develop successful skills in their families, schools, and workplaces. We work to create and restore healthy parent-child relationships and pledge to serve through advocacy and community engagement. Stronger families start here!
We treat customers, partners, and each other with respect and strive to always build positive working relationships. Quality, competence, and courageous service are important in all we do. Our employees live up to these values and are key to our mission. For our amazing team, we offer a comprehensive full-time benefits package, rewarding work, and opportunities for growth and advancement!
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A HEAD START TEACHER
As a Head Start Teacher, you take pride in having a direct, positive impact on your students and their families. Always compassionate and caring, you work with both children and parents to develop skills that will help them be successful at home, at school, and at work. No two days are exactly the same as you teach children academic subjects while helping develop their social and emotional skills. You help prepare smaller lesson plans and activities that meet individual student needs and creatively implement the designated curriculum.
While teaching, you create positive relationships with your students, and you make them feel like they can come to you with anything. You love hanging out with kids all day, and you find great satisfaction in helping students and their families live happier and healthier lives!
QUALIFICATIONS FOR A HEAD START TEACHER
- Associate degree in early childhood education
- Heart for working with young children
KCSL requires all employees to be fully vaccinated by January 2022. Religious and medical exemptions are available, and weekly testing is required for all approved exemptions. Are you vaccinated or plan on being vaccinated before employment? Can you remain cool, calm, and collected throughout the workday? Are you flexible and adaptable? Do you have great communication and interpersonal skills? Are you highly organized? Do you have strong problem-solving skills? If yes, you might just be perfect for this teaching position!
ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR NONPROFIT?
If you feel that you would be right for this teaching job, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!