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Lead Teacher

Serves as a lead teacher (aka caregiver) in a classroom of Early Head Start infants and toddlers, planning, implementing, and supervising center-based activities. Oversees the operation of the center and ensures the center is in compliance with Head Start Performance Standards and Class A licensing.  May be reassigned to various classrooms/centers as deemed necessary for program operations. 

Skills:

  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Ability to work as a member of a team and to support the work of volunteer leaders
  • Ability to develop and/or coordinate the development and maintenance of websites
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Self-directed and multi-task oriented
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to organize, coordinate and direct projects

Minimum Child Development Associate (CDA) with infant/toddler endorsement or have equivalent coursework in age appropriate early childhood and child development to a level that meets or exceeds the CDA credential.

Experience – 1 year of experience as a teacher. Previous management and supervision experience is preferred.

Location: Monroe, LA

RESUME’S WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED IN LIEU OF APPLICATIONS.  Applications are available Monday-Thursday, 8:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. at 117 Hall Street Monroe, LA.  Successful applicant must possess a clear background check – acceptable under Louisiana codes to work with children, clear TB skin test and physical exam.  Full-year position with good benefits.  Children’s Coalition for Northeast Louisiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Closing date of Lead Teacher position:  Thursday, July 25, 2018 at 4:30 PM. or until filled.

Program Aid (Substitute)

Assists staff in the center with children ages birth to three years, kitchen aide and janitor.  This is an as needed position.  High school diploma or GED required. 

RESUME’S WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED IN LIEU OF APPLICATIONS.  Applications are available Monday-Thursday, 8:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. at 117 Hall Street or 907 Filhiol Ave Monroe, LA or the link above.  Successful applicant must possess a clear background check – acceptable under Louisiana codes to work with children, clear TB skin test and physical exam.  Full-year position with good benefits.  Children’s Coalition of Northeast Louisiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Current Children’s Coalition of Northeast Louisiana employees must submit a resume and application available above if interested in the job posting.               

Closing date of presented position:  Wednesday, July 25, 2018 or until filled.

Early Childhood Mental Health Specialist

32 hours per week

Job Requirements:

Education & Experience – Minimum requirement of a Masters or PH.D in Counseling, Social Work, Psychology or closely related field.  Appropriate licensure to practice mental health counseling is preferred. 

Minimum of of 2 years direct experience in mental health setting providing prevention services and/or mental health therapy to children and families.

Skills:

  1. Visit each center at least once a week for observations and assessments.
  2. Provide child development information related to social-emotional development and mental health.
  3. Provide guidance to staff on selecting, implementing, and interpreting social-emotional screening and assessment tools and findings
  4. Provide guidance and model developmentally appropriate activities for children and effect ways to work with and support young children.
  5. Provide staff training.
  6. Strong oral and written communication skills
  7. Good computers skills, including knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel,

RESUME’S WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED IN LIEU OF APPLICATIONS. 

Applications are available Monday-Thursday, 8:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. at 117 Hall Street Monroe, LA.  Successful applicant must possess a clear background check – acceptable under Louisiana codes to work with children, clear TB skin test and physical exam.  Children’s Coalition for Northeast Louisiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Closing date of presented position:  Friday, July 20, 2018 or until filled.

Early Head Start Infant/Toddler Teacher

Serves as a lead teacher (aka caregiver) in a classroom of Early Head Start infants and toddlers, planning, implementing, and supervising center-based activities.  May be reassigned to various classrooms/centers as deemed necessary for program operations. 

Skills:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to organize, coordinate and direct projects
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, Outlook

Minimum Child Development Associate (CDA) with infant/toddler endorsement or have equivalent coursework in age appropriate early childhood and child development to a level that meets or exceeds the CDA credential.

Location:  Monroe, LA

RESUME’S WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED IN LIEU OF APPLICATIONS.  Applications are available Monday-Thursday, 8:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. at 117 Hall Street Monroe, LA.  Successful applicant must possess a clear background check – acceptable under Louisiana codes to work with children, clear TB skin test and physical exam.  Full-year position with good benefits.  Children’s Coalition for Northeast Louisiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Closing date of position:  Thrusday, July 11, 2018 at 4:00 PM. or until filled.