Kansas children need your expertise!

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


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

  • Assistant Site Director
  • Assistant Teacher 3-5
  • Paraprofessional 3-5
  • Family Advocate
  • Driver / Paraprofessional 3-5
  • Cook

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]

Overland Park: Multiple positions

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

  • Program Director
  • 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 10/09/17]

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]

Salina: family Consultant Specialist

Heartland Early Education is accepting applications for the below position.  Please see the full description and application at:

[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]

Sumner County: Multiple Listings

Futures Unlimited, Inc. has been the trusted provider of early intervention programs in Sumner County, Kansas for over 40 years, giving children and families the help they need with the dignity they deserve, including: Early Childhood programs: developmental screenings, home-based services (such as tiny-k early intervention & Early Head Start) and preschool services including special education, Pre-K and Head Start serving families with children ages 0-5. We are champions for empowerment, inclusion & opportunity –our passion, our mission!

  • Teacher Preschool- Teaching duties include developing lesson plans and learning activities that meet the intellectual, physical, emotional and social needs of preschool age children enrolled in a Head Start program. Directly responsible for the day to day supervision of the support staff and volunteers assigned to work in the classroom. Salary commensurate with experience. This position feature a great benefits package, affordable health insurance and a generous paid time off policy.
  • Educational Support Specialist - The work schedule is primarily daytime hours, Monday—Friday. Educational support staff work with preschool age children in a small group settings or 1:1 with a child providing supervision and assistance during learning activities, meals, snacks and outdoor play.

For position descriptions and to apply, please see: www.futures-unlimited.org Please, contact Jennifer Biehler at jennib@futures-unlimited.org with any questions.  

[Posted: 8/28/17]

Junction City: Multiple Listings

Loving Arms Learning Center Head Start is seeking applicants for the following:

  • Program  Director
  • Family Advocate
  • Teacher-Preschool
  • Assistant Teacher-Preschool
  • Bust Driver
  • Program Aide
  • Kitchen Aide

For full position descriptions and applications, please see the Workforce Center located at 1012 W. 6th Street, Suite A, Junction City.

[Posted; 8/25/17]

multiple sites in eastern kansas: multiple positions

ECKAN has multiple position listings.  For more information and to apply: http://www.eckan.org/about/careers/

[Posted 8/8/17]

Olathe: Multiple jobs

Olathe Wesleyan Church (part of The Family Conservancy) is seeking applicants for:

[Posted: 8/8/17]

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.