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Below are job opportunities in Kansas Head Start and Early Head Start programs.  The list may not be exhaustive, so also check with your local program.

Current Job openings

Overland Park: Multiple positions

Growing Futures Early Education Center, Inc. is looking for dedicated, qualified candidates for the following positions:

  • Education Specialist, EHS
  • Head Start/Early Head Start Teacher/Assistant Teacher
  • Substitute Preschool and ECE Teachers

For position descriptions, please see http://growingfutureseec.org/.  Please send your resume and cover letter to Tracy Gallery at tgallery@growingfutureseec.org.

[Posted 12/08/17]

Olathe: Head Start Family Advocate

Olathe Head Start is accepting applications for a Family Advocate.  Please see the link for full description and application.

[Posted 11/16/17]

Augusta: Site Administrative ASsistant

Child Start, Inc. is seeking applications for Site Administrative Assistant for the Augusta location.  Please see full description and application at

[Posted 10/20/17]


Southeast Kansas Community Action Program, Inc. is seeking applicants for the following job titles:

  • Lead Teacher 3-5
  • Assistant Teacher 3-5
  • Paraprofessional 3-5
  • Family Advocate
  • Custodian

For full position descriptions and application instructions, please see: http://www.sek-cap.com/index.php/employment/job-opportunities-2

[Posted: 10/13/17]

Kansas City, Missouri: Multiple Positions

Guadalupe Centers is seeking applicants for the following positions.  For full position descriptions and application instructions please see the Guadalupe Centers career page.

  • Lead Teacher: Early Childhood Center
  • Assistant Teacher: Early Childhood Center
  • Family Advocate: Early Childhood Center

[Posted: 10/12/17]

Kansas City: Multiple Listings

Project Eagle, The University of Kansas Medical Center's Early Head Start program is looking for dedicated, qualified Early Childhood Professionals.  

  • Bi-Lingual Home Visitor
  • Associate Teacher
  • Teaching Assistants

For position descriptions and to apply, please see https://jobs.kumc.edu   To limit your search to Project Eagle positions,  click the “Staff Positions” button; then choose “Project Eagle” from the drop-down menu in the “Department” Field.  Please contact Sarah Winston at swinston2@kumc.edu with any questions.

[Posted 10/10/17]

Newton: education/Disabilities/Training Coordinator

Cooper Early Education Center, USD 373, is seeking applicants for:

  • Education, Disabilities, and Training Coordinator 

For full position description and application, please see: https://newtonks.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=1458

[Posted: 10/9/17]

Topeka: Pre-Kindergarten Teacher (multiple openings)

Topeka Public Schools is seeking applications for multiple openings.  Please see the full description and application at:

[Posted 10/5/17]

Kansas City, KS: Marketing Events Manager

The Family Conservancy is accepting application for the following position.  Click for a full description and application.

[Posted 10/4/17]

Augusta: Assistant Teacher

Child Start, Inc., is accepting applications for an assistant teacher.  Click for a full description.

[Posted 10/3/17]

Emporia: Infant/Toddler Teacher

Emporia Child Care is accepting resumes for an Infant/Toddler Teacher.  Minimum requirement is a high-school diploma, but prefer CDA or college degree.  Must pass a KBI background check and health assessment.  This position is full time Monday – Friday, year round.   To apply, send a letter of interest and resume to Janet Stone at jlst@rocketmail.com. Emporia Child Care is an equal opportunity employer

[Posted: 9/15/17]

Lawrence: Multiple Listings

DCCCA, Inc., one of the largest and most progressive providers of behavioral health services in Kansas, is seeking:

  • Full-Time Childcare Lead Teacher at First Step at LakeView
  • Part-Time Childcare Assistant at First Step at LakeView

For more information and application instructions see: http://www.dccca.org/careers/

[Posted 9/8/17]

office of head start job center:

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.