Company Description: Berkshire County Head Start is a non-profit organization that provides early childhood education and care. Our organization offers a half-day pre-school program in 6 sites throughout Berkshire County. In North Adams, Pittsfield and Great Barrington we also provide full-day child care services for families while they work, go to school, or look for employment.
Up to One Year
EEC Certification - Preference: Required
Berkshire County Head Start is seeking preschool teachers for our Pittsfield, Lee and North Adams sites. The position is a full-time, benefited position that requires 40 hours per week and comes with 4 weeks vacation as well as health/dental/life & short term disability insurance.
-EEC teacher certification preferred
-Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education or related field preferred, but will consider qualified candidates with other Bachelor's degrees
-Preschool teaching experience
Rate of pay dependent on degree level.
Candidate must be able to work as a strong and cooperative member of a team and possess good verbal and written communication skills.
-Applicant must be able to provide references, pass a Background Records Check, be reliable, be a team player, and be able to provide documentation of good health to work with children (current physical/immunizations/etc.)
Please reply through website or by email: email@example.com with letter of interest, resume and active references. BCHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA.
Berkshire County Head Start mission: It is our goal to work with families and assist children to develop socially, cognitively, physically and emotionally while fostering a positive self-image and love for learning that will help them succeed in our program, in public school and later in life.