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If you are interested in employment opportunities with our agency please submit an application and indicate which position(s) you are applying for. Resumes are accepted but may not be used in place of our application. 

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Program Aide (Kooskia, ID)

The Program Aide joins with the classroom team and family in providing the best possible experience for all of the children in the classroom. This position provides support to the implementation of the daily activities of the classroom.

Experience working in the early childhood arena preferred.

There are 2 positions available, both positions will start in September and will work 35 hours/week 35 weeks/year.

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Assistant Teacher (Kooskia, ID)

The Assistant Teacher is the second education person in the classroom and assumes the role of the teacher in his/her absence as assigned. The Assistant Teacher is responsible for the implementation of health activities within the classroom structure. This position provides support to the implementation of the daily activities of the classroom and plans these activities with the Teacher. 

A minimum of a CDA is required, an Associates Degree or Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education or Child Development or a related field with 30 quarter credits in Early Childhood Education is preferred.

This position will start in September and will work 35 hours/week 37 weeks/year. 

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Teacher (Kooskia, ID)

The Teacher position is responsible for the implementation of direct services to the children and their families. These services include but are not limited to child development, health, nutrition, dental, mental health, and disabilities services. The Teacher has the main responsibility for the classroom and must ensure that the child development needs are met as required by the performance standards. 

A minimum of an Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education or Child Development or related field with 30 quarter credits in Early Childhood Education is required; A Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education or Child Development is preferred.

This position will start in September and will work 40 hours/week 39 weeks/year.

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Teacher (Moscow, ID)

The Teacher position is responsible for the implementation of direct services to the children and their families. These services include but are not limited to child development, heath, nutrition, dental, mental health, and disabilities services. The Teacher has the main responsibility for the classroom and must ensure that the child development needs are met as required by the performance standards. 

A minimum of an Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education or Child Development or related field with 30 quarter credits in Early Childhood Education is required; A Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education or Child Development is preferred.

This position will start in September and will work 40 hours/week 37 weeks/year. 

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Custodian (Orofino, ID)

The Custodian performs cleaning and related tasks and minor maintenance of the buildings and grounds to keep the Center in compliance with sanitation and operational requirements. The position performs duties necessary to provide a clean, safe, and healthy environment for children and staff. 

Must be able to read, understand and implement professional materials. 

This position starts in September and will work 8 hours/week 36 weeks/year. 

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Maintenance Assistant

The Maintenance Assistant responds to the General Operations Coordinator and performs basic maintenance tasks in the areas of Automotive, Electrical, Plumbing, Carpentry and Grounds as directed by the General Operations Coordinator. This position supports all Lewis-Clark Early Childhood Program sites.

Must have a working knowledge of maintenance in the area of Automotive, Electrical, Carpentry and Grounds and must be able to read, understand and communicate in English. 

This position works 40 hours/week 52 weeks/year.

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Early Childhood Education Coach

The Early Childhood Education Coach is responsible for providing professional development support to teacher as they implement effective practices that lead to positive outcomes for children. The Coach will use practice basic coaching models that include components associated with changes in teacher practices and child outcomes. The Coach will use planning goals and action steps, focused observation, and reflecting and sharing feedback to improve teaching practices. 

A Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education, Child Development or a related field and at least two years experience working with young children and adults is required.

This position will start in September works 40 hours/week 36 weeks/year.

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Family Advocate (Lewiston, ID)

The Family Advocate position is responsible for the delivery of comprehensive social services to enrolled families. It is the responsibility of this position to assure the social services and health and dental needs are met as required for each child and family assigned. This position is expected to be an active partner with each family and their child's Teacher

A Bachelors Degree in Psychology, Social Work, or a related field with the equivalent of 30 quarter credits in social work or psychology is required.

This position works 35 hours/week 36 weeks/year.

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Home Visitor (Clarkston, WA)

The Home Visitor position is responsible for the implementation of comprehensive direct services to the children and their families. Services by the Home Visitor are conducted in the home and include but are not limited to child development, health, nutrition, dental, mental health, prenatal & post-partum, disabilities services, social services, and family services. The Home Visitor must ensure that the child development and child health requirements are met as required by the Head Start Performance Standards. 

A minimum of a Home Visitor CDA is required, a Bachelor Degree in Social Work or an AA or Bachelor Degree in Early Childhood Education/Child Development or a related field is preferred. 

This position works 40 hours/week 52 weeks/year.

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Temporary Program Aide (Valley and Outlying Areas)

This position will be performing services in various work areas in early childhood settings throughout the Lewis-Clark Early Childhood Program service areas. Some general areas this position will work in include, but are not limited to, the classroom, clerical, kitchen, custodial, and maintenance. This position does not have a regular schedule but instead is assigned to an area based on need and availability.

Must be able to read, write, and speak adequate English to complete necessary plans and records, as well as be able to communicate effectively.

This is a temporary, part-time position. Hours vary and may range from 0 hours/week to 40 hours/week.

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About the Lewis-Clark Early Childhood Program

Lewis-Clark Early Childhood Program is a private, non-profit organization serving Southwest Washington and North Central Idaho. Our primary purpose is to provide early childhood education and family support services to limited-income families through several sources including Head Start (HS), Early Head Start (EHS), the state of Washington's Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program (ECEAP) and the state of Idaho's Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.