Job ID:  26417599

Company:  Cankdeska Cikana Community College

Application Type:  Seeking Full-time (post graduate opportunities)

Job Title:  Head Start/Early Head Start Lead Teaching Staff

Description:  JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBLITIES: Perform the functions of this position with a strong understanding of the Head Start Performance Standards and other requirements and thorough knowledge and application of Developmentally Appropriate Practices. Plan and implement learning experiences that promote all educational domains of Head Start children with regard to individualized instruction and curriculum adaptations. Utilize curriculum, data, data bases, Child Portfolios, and Head Start Performance Standards while collaborating with other staff and consultants in daily duties. Maintain a comprehensive and ongoing records, assessments, observations, IEP documents, and developmental assessments completed as per Head Start Performance Standards. Conduct home visits and two parent conferences to discuss the child's individual development and progress, assist the parents in developing observational skills and solicit parent observations. Meet with staff to exchange information pertinent to the identification and services of children with disabilities and other Head Start Standards. Attend staff trainings, family nights, parent conferences, and meetings. Works with the Teacher Assistant, Aides, Bus Monitors, and parent volunteers to use and develop their skills and abilities in planning and carrying out classroom activities, reports, lesson plans, etc. Actively assists in transition activities into Kindergarten or Pre-K and from Early Head Start/Head Start. Actively participates in ongoing education and a Professional Development Plan. Perform other duties, as may be assigned.

Application Instructions:
GENERAL INFORMATION: A complete application shall consist of a CCCC Application for Employment, cover letter, resume, three reference letters or list three references of individuals familiar with your preparation/experience and a copy of unofficial college transcripts (Official copy required if hired). Persons claiming Indian and/or Veteran Preference must provide proof with application. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applications should be submitted to: Human Resource Office, Cankdeska Cikana Community College, PO Box 269, Fort Totten, ND 58335. For more information please call 701.766.1333 or visit our website at