Employment
Early Head Start and Head Start

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OPENINGS
The following job positions are presently open. Contact addresses are given at the bottom of the page. For Head Start and Early Head Start jobs, you may get an application here. Questions regarding employment may be sent to employment@epcaa.org.



Location: Fort Sumner Head Start
Position: Meal Aide
Opened: 01/04/17
Deadline: Open until filled
Contact: Fort Sumner Head Start
Entry wage: $8.17 per hour (30 hours/week)

Minimum requirements: At least 21 years of age; valid NM drivers license, clear driving record, and own transportation; able to be cleared through NM State Licensing Bureau for employment in childcare
Preferred: Previous experience in a commercial kitchen

Location: Clovis Early Head Start / Head Start
Position: All teaching positions
Opened: 01/04/17
Deadline: Open until filled
Contact: Clovis Early Head Start / Head Start
Entry wage: $13.37 per hour (based on qualifications) for Head Start Teacher, $9.60 per hour for Head Start Assistant Teacher, $9.60 per hour for Early Head Start Teacher

Minimum requirements for Head Start Teacher: At least 18 years of age; associate degree (bachelor or advanced degree preferred) in ECE or an associate degree or higher in a field related to ECE and coursework equivalent to a major relating to ECE with experience teaching preschool children; Able to obtain bachelor or advanced degree in ECE; valid NM drivers license, clear driving record, and own transportation; ability to travel out of town to conduct or complete job responsibilities; able to be cleared through NM State Licensing Bureau for employment in childcare

Minimum requirements for Head Start Assistant Teacher: High school diploma or GED; at least 18 years of age; able to complete licensing-required 45-hour, entry-level training course or an approved 3-credit early care and education course with 6 months of employment and one of the following: have a CDA credential or be enrolled in a CDA program that will be completed within 2 years or have an associate or high degree or be enrolled in a program leading to such a degree; valid NM drivers license, clear driving record, and own transportation; ability to travel out of town to conduct or complete job responsibilities; able to be cleared through NM State Licensing Bureau for employment in childcare

Minimum requirements for Early Head Start Teacher: High school diploma or GED; at least 18 years of age; CDA in infant/toddler care; able to complete licensing-required 45-hour, entry-level training course or an approved 3-credit early care and education course with 6 months of employment; valid NM drivers license, clear driving record, and own transportation; ability to travel out of town to conduct or complete job responsibilities; able to be cleared through NM State Licensing Bureau for employment in childcare

Location: Tucumcari Early Head Start / Head Start
Position: All teaching positions
Opened: 01/04/17
Deadline: Open until filled
Contact: Tucumcari Early Head Start, Tucumcari Head Start
Entry wage: $13.37 per hour (based on qualifications) for Head Start Teacher, $9.60 per hour for Head Start Assistant Teacher, $9.60 per hour for Early Head Start Teacher

Minimum requirements for Head Start Teacher: At least 18 years of age; associate degree (bachelor or advanced degree preferred) in ECE or an associate degree or higher in a field related to ECE and coursework equivalent to a major relating to ECE with experience teaching preschool children; Able to obtain bachelor or advanced degree in ECE; valid NM drivers license, clear driving record, and own transportation; ability to travel out of town to conduct or complete job responsibilities; able to be cleared through NM State Licensing Bureau for employment in childcare

Minimum requirements for Head Start Assistant Teacher: High school diploma or GED; at least 18 years of age; able to complete licensing-required 45-hour, entry-level training course or an approved 3-credit early care and education course with 6 months of employment and one of the following: have a CDA credential or be enrolled in a CDA program that will be completed within 2 years or have an associate or high degree or be enrolled in a program leading to such a degree; valid NM drivers license, clear driving record, and own transportation; ability to travel out of town to conduct or complete job responsibilities; able to be cleared through NM State Licensing Bureau for employment in childcare

Minimum requirements for Early Head Start Teacher: High school diploma or GED; at least 18 years of age; CDA in infant/toddler care; able to complete licensing-required 45-hour, entry-level training course or an approved 3-credit early care and education course with 6 months of employment; valid NM drivers license, clear driving record, and own transportation; ability to travel out of town to conduct or complete job responsibilities; able to be cleared through NM State Licensing Bureau for employment in childcare

Location: Portales Head Start
Position: Assistant Teacher
Opened: 01/04/17
Deadline: Open until filled
Contact: Portales Head Start
Entry wage: $9.60 per hour

Minimum requirements: High school diploma or GED; at least 18 years of age; able to complete licensing-required 45-hour, entry-level training course or an approved 3-credit early care and education course with 6 months of employment and one of the following: have a CDA credential or be enrolled in a CDA program that will be completed within 2 years or have an associate or high degree or be enrolled in a program leading to such a degree; valid NM drivers license, clear driving record, and own transportation; ability to travel out of town to conduct or complete job responsibilities; able to be cleared through NM State Licensing Bureau for employment in childcare

Location: Fort Sumner Head Start
Position: Site Supervisor 1
Opened: 01/17/17
Deadline: Open until filled
Contact: Fort Sumner Head Start
Entry wage: $14.14 per hour (based on qualifications)

Minimum requirements: At least 21 years of age; associate degree (bachelor or advanced degree preferred) in ECE; Able to obtain bachelor in any field with 8 or more courses in ECE; 3 year’s work experience in an ECE setting; 1 year supervisory experience; valid NM drivers license, clear driving record, and own transportation; ability to travel out of town to conduct or complete job responsibilities; able to be cleared through NM State Licensing Bureau for employment in childcare

Location: Portales Head Start
Position: Janitor
Opened: 02/08/2017
Deadline: Open until filled
Contact: Portales Head Start
Entry wage: $8.17 per hour

Minimum requirements: Valid New Mexico drivers license and clear driving record; Be able to be cleared through NM State Licensing Bureau for employment in childcare

Preferred: Previous experience conducting janitorial, maintenance, and/or yard work

CONTACT ADDRESSES
Clovis Head Start / Early Head Start
901 North Martin Luther King, Jr., Boulevard
Clovis, New Mexico
Eastern Plains C.A.A., Inc. Head Start Central Office
210 West Center Street
Tucumcari, New Mexico
Phone: 575-461-1914, Ext. 205

Fort Sumner Head Start
1001 Sumner Boulevard
Fort Sumner, New Mexico
Phone: 575-355-2445

NM Workforce Connection (web)
http://www.jobs.state.nm.us


NM Workforce Connection, Clovis
111 North Main Street
Clovis, New Mexico
Portales Early Head Start
1034 Community Way
Portales, New Mexico

Portales Head Start
501 East First Street
Portales, New Mexico

Santa Rosa Head Start
658 South Fifth Street
Santa Rosa, New Mexico

Tucumcari Early Head Start
1608 South Rock Island
Tucumcari, New Mexico

Tucumcari Head Start
210 West Center
Tucumcari, New Mexico

Equal Opportunity Employer


Eastern Plains Head Start is not responsible for typographical or other errors.

Updated: 02/10/2017