Caregiver Teacher (Infants/Toddlers)


Head Start/Early Head Start


Early Head Start

Reports to

Child Development Center (CDC) Supervisor

Job Summary

In accordance with established program standards, and applicable state and federal regulations, provide care and supervision for infants/ toddlers (6 weeks – 36 months) enrolled in the Early Head Start program. Overall responsibilities include: maintain a safe, healthy and compliant environment for care and development of children; care for children based on immediate need; prepare and implement curriculum and age-appropriate developmental experiences; supervise children in the classroom and during developmentally appropriate activities; implement Individual Family Service Plan (IFSP), as applicable; conduct age-appropriate developmental screenings; conduct parent-teacher conferences and home visits; promote parent involvement in the classroom and/or center through implementation of center activities and parent meetings; track and report parent volunteer hours; conduct inventory of classroom equipment and supplies; maintain current record-keeping compliant with program procedures; attend staff meetings, training and workshops; perform other related duties as required


Minimum, 2-Year degree (Associate) in Early Childhood Education (ECE) /Child Development and two (2) years demonstrated experience working with young children; must have a valid State of Ohio Driver’s License and transportation (some travel required for home visits, training and getting to/from assigned worksite located across the Summit County area); computer literacy; criminal background checks conducted

Pay Rate

$15.77 p/hr., Pay Level 8 (2-Year Degree, ECE/Child Development)
$17.35 p/hr., Pay Level 9 (4-Year Degree, ECE/Child Development)


Medical, Life, Dental, Vision, Prescription, 403-b Retirement Plan with employer matching, Paid Holidays, Employee Assistance Program and other benefits as applicable to work classification


Regular, Full-time /Year-around (11 months)

FSLA Status


Site Assignment

Child Development Centers are located throughout Summit County. Worksite assignments are based on program needs and subject to change during the course of employment.

Postings Dates



Community Action Akron Summit
Application to: Human Resources Department
55 East Mill Street, Akron, Ohio 44308
Or, Email resume to resumes@ca-akron.org

NO PHONE CALLS. Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Applications/resumes are kept on file for 6-months.