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4055 St. Vincent Ave
Shreveport, LA 71108
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Position:

Teacher

Job Summary:

This is a full-time position, which requires eight (8) hours per day, five (5) days per week, nine (9) months per year. Work involves the responsibility for developing and implementing a Head Start educational setting for pre-school children as outlined in the guidelines provided by the Head Start performance standards. Implements instructional activities that contribute to a climate where students are actively engaged in meaningful learning experiences. The teacher is responsible for direct supervision and evaluation of the teacher aide and any volunteer in the classroom.

Qualifications:

1. Baccalaureate or advanced degree in Early Childhood Education Minimum
        or
    Baccalaureate or advanced degree and course work equivalent to a major relating to Early Childhood Education,
    with experience teaching preschool-age children.
2. An Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education.

Salary:

$16.04 an hour with a Baccalaureate Degree
$12.88 an hour with an Associate Degree

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

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Position:

Teacher Aide

Job Summary:

Responsible for assisting the teacher of preschool children in the Head Start Program to meet educational, emotional, social, health, nutritional and psychological needs of the children.  

Qualifications:

1. Must have a High School Diploma or a GED.
2. Must like working with children; must have a sincere desire to improve the children's working abilities; and must have an
    understanding of early childhood education.
3. Must be able to understand and follow written and oral instructions.
4. Must be warm, friendly and sympathetic with objectives of the Head Start Program.
5. Must have current health record on file at each center.
6. Must be Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) qualified.
7. Must have knowledge of first aid procedures.
8. Must be willing to obtain your Child Development Associate (CDA).

Salary:

$7.96 an hour

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

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Position:

Bus Driver

Job Summary:

Provides transportation for Head Start Children to and from the Head Start Center and for special field trips and other special trips. This is a part-time position which requires six (6) hours per day, five (5) days per week, nine (9) months a year.

Qualifications:

1. Must have a High School Diploma or GED.
2. Current Commercial Drivers License (CDL).
3. Must be Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) qualified.
4. Have knowledge of first aid procedures.
5. Must be responsible and dependable and possess patience, emotional stability and love for children.
6. Must be able to communicate positively with parents, staff, and children.

Salary:

$9.67 an hour

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

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Position:

Bus Aide

Job Summary:

This is a part-time position which requires a minimum of four (5) hours work per day, five days per week, nine months per year.  Work involves assisting the bus driver in maintaining order on the bus, and assuring the safety of the children while entering, riding, and departing from the bus. 

Qualifications:

1. Must have a High School Diploma or GED.
2. Must be Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) qualified.
3. Must have knowledge of First Aid procedures.
4. Must be responsible and dependable and possess patience, emotional stability and love for children.

Salary:

$7.96 an hour

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

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Position:

Food Service Technician Aide

Job Summary:

Provides transportation for Head Start Children to and from the Head Start Center and for special field trips and other special trips. This is a part-time position which requires six (6) hours per day, five (5) days per week, nine (9) months a year.

Qualifications:

1. Must have a High School Diploma or GED.
2. Must be able to obtain a current certificate of good health, to include a TB Test.
3. Ability to follow written and oral instructions.

Salary:

$7.96 an hour

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

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