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Quick Links to Individual Positions
MICA - Marshall County - Infant Toddler Development Specialist
MICA - Iowa Falls - Early Head Start Lead Teacher
MICA - Central Iowa - Temporary Full-Time Classroom Substitute
SCICAP - Chariton - Head Start/Early Head Start Program Director
MICA - Nevada - Head Start Assistant Teacher
MICA - Marshalltown - ECP Administrative Assistant
 
 
Mid Iowa Community Action – Marshall County
Infant Toddler Development Specialist
We’re looking for people with a passion for early childhood education to partner with parents of children from birth to age three enrolled in our home-based Early Head Start Program in Marshall County. Work with parents in their homes and help them write goals for their child based on his/her individual needs, interests and learning styles. Plan and facilitate socializations – opportunities for children and parents to interact with one another in group settings. Ongoing professional development opportunities and an excellent benefit package. Fulltime position, 40 hours per week.  $15.14 - $19.85 based on education and experience.
 
Required:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or Child Development (classified as Infant Toddler Development Specialist 3)
  • Bachelor's degree in Human Services or related field (classified as Infant Toddler Development Specialist 2)
 
Will Consider:
  • Associate’s degree in Early Childhood Education, Human Services or related field (or equivalent coursework) with a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience (classified as Infant Toddler Development Specialist 1)
 
Preferred:
  • Home visiting and/or experience working with children 0-5 years old
  • Bilingual English/Spanish
 
Closing Date: Open until filled
 
NOTE: Full-time employees may be eligible for a Federal Perkins Loan Forgiveness Program or Public Service Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Program.
 
Visit http://www.micaonline.org/jobs for a full job description and to submit an online application, cover letter and resume. Or send, fax or email cover letter and resume to: MICA, 1001 S. 18th Ave., Marshalltown, IA 50158; 641-753-1048; jobapp@micaonline.org or complete application at above address. Position open until filled. EOE
posted 2019.09.24
 
 
Mid Iowa Community Action – Iowa Falls
Early Head Start Lead Teacher
 
If you are passionate about toddlers, this may be the position for you! A student to teacher ratio of 4 to 1 will allow you to have a real impact on children ages 18 months to 3 years. Help children gain the skills and confidence they need to succeed at home, school, and the community. Promote the social, emotional, physical, and cognitive development of children. Encourage parent involvement in all aspects of the program.
 
Full-time, 12-month position. Excellent benefit package and ongoing professional development. $13.65 to $19.75 per hour, commensurate with education.
 
Required:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or Child Development (classified as Early Head Start Non-Supervising Lead Teacher 3). Preference given to candidates with experience teaching preschool-age children.

OR

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Education with an Early Childhood Education Endorsement (classified as Early Head Start Non-Supervising Lead Teacher 3). Preference given to candidates with experience teaching preschool-age children.
OR
  • Bachelor's or advanced degree and coursework equivalent to a major relating to early childhood education (such as the Child, Adult and Family Services Degree with Child Option at Iowa State University), with experience teaching preschool-age children (classified as Early Head Start Non-Supervising Lead Teacher 2).
 
Will consider:
  • Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or Child Development (classified as Early Head Start Non-Supervising Lead Teacher 1) with infant, toddler, or pre-school teaching experience. Preference given to candidates with infant or toddler teaching experience.
 
  • Current or former MICA employee with a Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential, Infant-Toddler, and 2 years of experience in MICA Early Childhood Programs (classified as EHS Non-Supervising Lead Teacher CDA).
 
Closing Date: Open until filled
 
NOTE: Full-time employees may be eligible for a Federal Perkins Loan Forgiveness Program or Public Service Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Program.
Visit http://www.micaonline.org/jobs for a full job description and to submit an online application, cover letter and resume. Or send, fax or email cover letter and resume to: MICA, 1001 S. 18th Ave., Marshalltown, IA 50158; 641-753-1048; jobapp@micaonline.org or complete application at above address. Position open until filled. EOE
posted 2019.09.16
 
 
Mid Iowa Community Action, Inc. – Central Iowa
Temporary Full-time Classroom Substitute
This is a fulltime temporary position through February 28, 2020. Do you want to make a difference in the lives of children? Do you like to read and play with children? Then this is a great opportunity for you to gain some valuable experience as part of MICA’s Early Childhood Education team! You would provide a successful, safe and supervised educational setting for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years in our Early Head Start or Head Start classrooms. Must be able to travel to any of MICA’s five core counties (Hardin, Marshall, Poweshiek, Story and Tama) to provide services. $9.71 per hour, 40 hours per week.
 
Requires: High school diploma or equivalent
 
Prefer: Experience working with children birth to 5 years
 
Closing Date: Open until filled
 
Visit http://www.micaonline.org/jobs for a full job description and to submit an online application, cover letter and resume. Or send, fax or email cover letter and resume to: MICA, 1001 S. 18th Ave., Marshalltown, IA 50158; 641-753-1048; jobapp@micaonline.org or complete application at above address. Position open until filled. EOE
posted 2019.09.16
 
 
South Central Iowa Community Action Program (SCICAP) - Chariton
Head Start/Early Head Start Program Director
 
Summary of Position:
The Head Start/Early Head Start Program Director coordinates all functions of the program, provides leadership, and supervises all staff.
 
Qualifications:
 
Fingerprinting and background check required
 
Salary commensurate with experience: $53,000 - $60,000
 
Please send your resume to: SCICAP Early Childhood Program, ATTN: Brenda Fry, 1711 Osceola Ave., PO Box 715, Chariton, IA 50049. Additional information can be obtained at www.scicap.org/employment.
EOE
posted 2019.09.11
 
 
Mid-Iowa Community Action – Nevada
Head Start Assistant Teacher
 
Join our Head Start teaching team and make a difference in lives of children ages 3 to 5. Help children learn new shapes, colors, numbers, and more while developing important social skills they need to succeed at home, school and in the community.
 
We provide an excellent benefit package and ongoing training opportunities, including assistance in completing a Child Development Associate (CDA) credential during work hours. Position is full-time, 40 hours per week, 9 months per year. $11.70 to $12.73 per hour commensurate with education.
 
Required: High school diploma or equivalent
 
Preference given to candidates with the following:
  • Child Development Associate (CDA) credential appropriate for the age group with which they will be working,

OR

  • Applicants enrolled in a program leading to an associate or baccalaureate degree in Early Childhood Education

AND

  • Experience working with children 0-5 years of age
 
Closing Date: Open until filled
 
Visit http://www.micaonline.org/jobs for a full job description and to submit an online application, cover letter and resume. Or send, fax or email cover letter and resume to: MICA, 1001 S. 18th Ave., Marshalltown, IA 50158; 641-753-1048; jobapp@micaonline.org or complete application at above address. Position open until filled. EOE
posted 2019-09-11
 
 
Mid-Iowa Community Action, Inc. – Marshalltown
ECP Administrative Assistant
 
Seeking a detail-oriented person with exceptional organizational skills to join the Early Childhood Programs (ECP) team at our central office in Marshalltown. The Administrative Assistant performs a variety of clerical tasks in assisting early childhood program staff to implement program operations. Must be able to manage a number of tasks and projects simultaneously with little supervision. Responsible for logistics and organization for Policy Council meetings and ordering supplies and office equipment. Part-time position, 20 hours per week, $13.06 per hour.
 
Required: High school diploma or equivalent
 
Preferred:
  • 2 year degree in office management or closely related field
  • Previous experience working in an office setting
  • Knowledge of early childhood programs
  • Bilingual skills (English/Spanish)
 
Closing Date: Open until filled
 
Visit http://www.micaonline.org/jobs for a full job description and to submit an online application, cover letter and resume. Or send, fax or email cover letter and resume to: MICA, 1001 S. 18th Ave., Marshalltown, IA 50158; 641-753-1048; jobapp@micaonline.org or complete application at above address. EOE
posted 2019.09.11