Early Head Start Home Visitor

Department: Head Start
Location: Jackson County
Starting Wage: $16.83 per hour

 
Job Description:

Western Dairyland EOC Inc. is a non-profit Community Action Agency working to alleviate poverty-related conditions in West Central Wisconsin. Our Head Start program is hiring one full-time Early Head Start Home Visitor in Jackson County.

The home visitor is responsible for providing comprehensive child development and family support services to low-income families with infants and toddlers, and to pregnant women and their families through weekly home visits. Based out of the Black River Falls Head Start center at 905 Alder Street, this position requires frequent travel throughout Jackson County.

A Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education, Child & Family Development, or a closely related field is preferred. The ideal candidate has a home-based Child Development Associate or comparable credential. Trainings and mentoring will be provided upon hiring.

This is a salaried, year-round position starting at $16.83 per hour and is negotiable based on education and experience. We offer a complete benefit package including health, dental and life insurance, 401(k) plan with up to a 6% match, EAP, paid time off and sick leave. Western Dairyland is a qualified employer under the federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program. Head Start provides ongoing coaching and mentoring to support staff development.

There are two ways to apply:
Option 1: Complete an online application at wdHeadStart.org/jobs
Option 2: Send a cover letter and resume to Home Based Manager Linsey Kaufman at linsey.kaufman@wdeoc.org

The deadline to apply is 4:30 pm on Friday, October 18, 2019.
Minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. This agency is an equal opportunity employer.

 

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