Recruitment & Enrollment Specialist


Head Start/Early Head Start

Reports to

Recruitment and Enrollment Administrator

Job Summary

Under direction, responsible for achieving and maintaining full enrollment of age eligible children (6 weeks to age 5); executes various recruitment strategies, complete assessment and eligibility determination, in accordance with established program standards and other applicable regulations and guidelines; input data into software tracking system; perform record keeping tasks and maintain children files for wait list, transfer, withdrawal and program termination; serve as liaison with community agencies, parent groups and families to promote program services; monitor children’s files for up-to-date eligibility maintenance documentation and compliance; participate in home visits, as required; prepare and submit require reports; attend staff meetings, training and workshops; perform related duties as assigned.


Completion of secondary education or equivalent and one (1) year demonstrated experience working in social service, and/or community action programs, or equivalent combinations of training and experience; computer literacy; must have a valid State of Ohio Driver’s License and transportation, as position requires regular travel throughout the county; Summit County Residency required within 12 months of hire; criminal background checks conducted.

Pay Rate

$12.41 per/hr., Pay Level 6


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 / Full Year (12 months)

FLSA Status


Posting Dates 

09-25-18 – 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