Below is a list of positions currently open with Kansas Head Start programs. If you have questions about the application process or the position description, please contact the Head Start program directly.



Open Positions

If you are a Head Start Program and would like us to list your open positions, please contact Karen Brichoux.

Olathe Head Start is seeking applications for the following positions.  For full positions descriptions and applications, click here.

  • Head Start Lead Teacher
  • Head Start Teacher Assistant
  • Head Start Family Advocate
Jobs posted: 4/5/2017​

Project EAGLE, Kansas City, KS, is seeking a Bilingual Early Head Start Home Visitor.  For full position description and application, click here.

Job posted: 3/13/2017

The YMCA of Greater Kansas City is seeking a Program Quality Coordinator supporting Head Start locations in Clay, Platte, and Jackson counties.  
Complete Position Description and application link.

Job posted: 3/3/2017

Director of Development
Kansas Head Start Association
Location:         Lawrence, KS
Hours:              Full time, between normal business hours 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Salary range:   $40,000-45,000 annually.
Summary:        The Director of Development creates and oversees the implementation of a strategic approach to fundraising including major gifts, corporate donations, individual donations, grant solicitation, and in-kind resources.
Complete Position Description
To apply submit the following electronically to by 5:00pm January 27, 2017:
1.      cover letter
2.      resume
3.      references (3)
4.      document rating yourself on a scale of 1 to 5 in each of the following areas (5 highest) and explain each rating:

a)      organization
b)      creativity
c)      flexibility
d)      decision-making
e)      problem solving
f)       ability to collaborate


Kansas Childrens Service League, Independence, KS location, has an open position for a Healthy Families Family Support Specialist in the Independence office. Those interested should go to KCSL’s website to apply- and look under Careers.


The Office of Head Start has created an Early Childhood Job Center that allows job seekers to search by location.  For more information or to search posted jobs, please see the OHS Job Center.