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Classroom Aide

Tazewell-Woodford Head Start is seeking a classroom-aide for the upcoming school year. Hours will be Monday-Friday 9-2 daily, and follow the Tazewell-Woodford Head Start Staff Calendar.  A classroom aide will assist a lead teacher and teacher assistant in various duties in the Head Start classroom with children 3-5 years; including circle time, planned large and small groups, family style served meals and snacks, rest-time, and will fill in for the teacher/assistant during breaks. Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent, a current physical(within 6 months), including up-to-date TB, and proof of immunizations (MMR and TDap). Applicants must also provide 3 references and complete a DCFS background check.  Please see the attached job description for more information regarding qualifications.
Classroom Aide

Cook-Food Transporter

Tazewell-Woodford Head Start is seeking a part-time cook and food transporter to transport meals from our Family Center kitchen in East Peoria to our Pekin Head Start facility 2 times per day. Hours will be 8:00-1:30 Monday-Friday beginning in August for the 21-22 school year.  Meals will be transported using Head Start van, so no wear and tear on your own vehicle.  Applicants must have a valid driver’s license and insurance. Must have a high school diploma or equivalent and have or obtain a food sanitation license.(Tazewell-Woodford Head Start will pay for food sanitation course if applicant does not currently hold one). Applicants must also consent to a DCFS background check, and have a current physical, TB, and proof of up-to-date medical vaccines, (MMR, and Tdap). Please complete and submit an application on-line at www.twhsp.org Please see attached job description for more information.
Cook-Food Transporter

Teacher Assistant

Tazewell-Woodford Head Start is currently seeking a full-time teacher assistant position for the 2021-2022 school year. Applicants must be 19 years of age and have a high school diploma or equivalent. An associates degree in Early Childhood or Child Development with experience working with young children preferred. Applicants must also consent to a DCFS background check and have an up-to-date physical including TB, and medical vaccinations (MMR and Tdap). Please see attached job description for more information and submit an online application at www.twhsp.org th.
Teacher Assistant

Lead Teacher

Tazewell- Woodford Head Start is seeking a Lead Teacher position for the Fall 21-22 school year. A qualified candidate will have at least an Associate’s Degree, however, a Bachelor’s Degree is preferred in Early Childhood Education or a related field from an accredited College or University and be at least 19 years of age. Benefits include: Optional Health and Dental Insurance, sick and personal time, life insurance and enrollment in a 403B plan. Working Hours- Monday-Friday following the local school district calendar for most holidays and time off Salary $14.00-$25.00/hour depending on education.
Lead Teacher

Bus Driver

Become a Bus Driver for your local Head Start Program We have openings for the upcoming school year. Drivers start at $20 per hour. Buses run Monday – Friday We are also looking for substitute drivers.
Bus Driver

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