Head Start Teacher
Eau Claire Truax Center

Department: Head Start
Location: Eau Claire Truax Center
Starting Wage: $16.80 - $20.83

 
Job Description:

We're hiring a Teacher to work at our Head Start Center located at 623 Truax Boulevard on the northwest side of Eau Claire. This is a full-time, school-year position.

Head Start promotes school readiness of children under the age of five from low-income families by supporting their growth and development in a positive learning environment through comprehensive services, which include early learning, health, and family well-being.  We provide a supportive environment to staff and promote a culture of ongoing learning and professional development.  Mentoring and coaching are available to staff, in addition to mental health services. We're a mission-driven organization making a positive impact in our community since 1966.

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education or a closely related field.

The starting wage is $16.80 to $20.83 per hour based on experience and qualifications.

We offer a complete benefits package including health, dental and life insurance, 401(k) plan with up to a 6% match, EAP, paid time off, sick leave, and annual performance-based wage increases of 4% to 6%. 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 Jeremiah Segertrom at Jeremiah.segerstrom@wdeoc.org or Jennifer Olson at Jennifer.olson@wdeoc.org

This position is open until filled.
Minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. This agency is an equal opportunity employer.

 

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