We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

*Applicants without prior experience may be placed initially at a lower pay grade due to the need for training if they agree to enroll in Early Childhood Education coursework as soon after employment as possible.

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Current Job Openings

 

NC Pre-K/Head Start Teacher
Position Summary:  This position involves providing high-quality educational experiences to enhance school readiness for eligible four-year-olds that comply with the Head Start Performance Standards, NC Division of Child Development and Early Education and NC Pre-K requirements
Please see attached job description for additional information. 


Teacher Assistants 
Position Summary:  To assist and cooperate in a supportive role with the Lead Teacher in developing and implementing a program of activities that promotes the social, emotional and physical development of each child enrolled in a group in accordance with Head Start and NC Pre-K Performance Standards
Please see attached job description for additional information.


Center Substitutes – (Henderson, Transylvania and Polk counties)
Position Summary:  Assist in providing care in center-based programs in Henderson, Transylvania and Polk counties on an as needed basis.
Please see attached job description for additional information.


Enrollment Recruitment NC Pre-K Specialist
Position Summary:  Ensures that there is a viable system in place to recruit and enroll eligible children for centers and home based options in the service area; recruits and enrolls children for the service area.  Ensures monitoring and agency tracking of enrollment of services.
Please see attached job description for additional information.


Early Head Start Teacher
Position Summary:  Responsible for planning, implementing, and evaluating daily activities that are developmentally appropriate for infants and toddlers and that enhances the physical, social, emotional, and intellectual development of participating children in compliance with the Early Head Start Performance Standards.  

Please see attached job description for additional information.

Health, Nutrition & Data Specialist - 12 MONTH POSITION

Position Summary:  Ensure accurate, complete, and efficient input of information into the Head Start data tracking system.

Please see attached job description for additional information.

Office Assistant – Part-Time   Monday – Friday 9:00am-1:00 pm 

Position Summary:  Responsible for providing the first point of contact for visitors and incoming telephone calls to Western Carolina Community Action in the Transylvania County Office through welcoming, attentive, and confidential customer service.  Provide efficient and effective administrative support to all WCCA departments.

Please see attached job description for additional information.

Nutrition Substitute

Position Summary:  Substitute in the Transylvania County Senior Nutrition Program in the absence of the Nutrition Driver or the Lunch Plus Program Manager.

Please see attached job description for additional information.

Director of Community Services 

Position Summary:  Plan, organize, or coordinate the activities of the Community Services staff including older adult’s programs in the service area.  Responsible for developing programs and securing funding to help low-income families and individuals obtain self-sufficiency.   Also, responsible for developing programs and securing funding for older adult programs.

Please see attached job description for additional information.