Employment

Program Aide

Department

Head Start/Early Head Start

Reports to

Child Development Center (CDC) Supervisor

Job Summary

In accordance with established program standards, provide assistance to center/program staff to ensure a safe, healthy and compliant environment for infants/toddlers and families enrolled in the Early Head Start/Head Start program (children ages 6 weeks up to age 5). Overall responsibilities include: assist with general classroom needs (e.g. remove trash from classroom or eating areas; collect, clean and return laundry to classroom); assist teaching staff in the classroom, on field trips and/or while children are being transported, as applicable; assist with communicating information to and from parents; assist with planning and implementing of parent meetings and promotion of parent involvement in activities; assist social and health services staff to collect information and data entry into computer system; assist kitchen staff as directed; perform office duties (e.g. answer phones, collect, deliver messages); perform other related duties as assigned.

Requirements

Must have High School Diploma or GED with demonstrated experience in working with children 6 weeks up to age 3 and six months classroom experience with a current Infant/Toddler or Preschool Child Development Associate (CDA) credential, preferred or demonstration of active pursuit of CDA and/or equivalent combination of experience and/or education; valid State of Ohio Driver’s License and transportation, as position requires minimal travel; Summit County residency; fingerprint and background check conducted.

Pay Rate

$13.17 per hour, Pay Level 5

Benefits

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.

Classification/Schedule

Regular, Full-time / 11-Month Schedule

FLSA Status

Non-Exempt

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.

Posting Dates 

9/13/2021 - CONTINUOUS UNTIL FILLED

Send Resume/Application to:

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


*This position is subject to Ohio Association of Public Schools Employees-Local 146 Participation.

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

For employment opportunities and other agency information visit www.ca-akron.org

At-Will Employment / EOE