Teacher Associate Substitute


Drake University Head Start


Posted Under: Des Moines, Iowa jobs in Other; Other jobs in zipcode 50301
Posted On: 2017-08-11 12:00:00

Drake University Head Start, a comprehensive early childhood program, is seeking a professional candidate to join their team serving as a full-time substitute supporting teachers, teacher associates, and children in daily activities in the classroom. This individual will participate in the development, implementation, and evaluation of a developmentally appropriate early childhood curriculum and practice. This position of light cooking, assisting the teacher or teacher associate, and working directly with the children. Some time spent completing paperwork. This position may include completing home visits for Head Start and Early Head Start programs. This is a 9 month full-time position that will begin in August, 2017. This position will involve travel within a six county service area (Boone, Story, Jasper, Marion, Polk and Warren counties.) This position is a full time position that works from August to late May each school year. A minimum of a CDA (Child Development Associate) credential, ability to obtain a CDA credential within 18 months of hire, or an Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Education required. A minimum of one year of work in an early childhood setting required. Head Start experience preferred. A current driver's license and ability to be insured by the University's insurance carrier required. Category: Education , Keywords: Substitute Teacher