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Senior Data/Research Analyst-Early Childhood Project
Health and Human Development-College of Education
For complete job announcement and application procedures, click on:
https://jobs.montana.edu/postings/14142
Equal Opportunity Employer, Veterans/Disabled

Preschool Teacher

Bozeman, MT
Centennial Park Early Childhood Learning Program is hiring a Preschool Teacher to work 40 hours a week starting at $11.00 per hour. DOE after probation period when benefits start. This is a year round position from 9:30 to 5:30 Monday through Fiday. Benefits after probationary period include, paid vacation and sick days, paid supplemental insurance plan (upgrades possible), SIMPLE IRA plan, and paid trainings. Position requirements include compliance with State Regulations which require 12 Early Childhood Education Units, or the ability to obtain them in the first 90 days of hire (we can help with this) BA or AA in related field preferred. Sufficient language skills to communicate with children and adults, kindly, verbally, and in writing. Two year experience in early childhood setting preferred, Level 2 or higher on the MT Practitioner Registry preferred. Other requirements include Infant/Adult CPR/First Aid, Immunization record, Tetanus in the last 10 years, and current MMR. Please contact by phone, email, AND visit. Send Resume.
Contact Information: centennialparkeclp@gmail.com


Teacher
Bozeman, MT
Discovery Place Child Care is hiring a teacher next year as I expand my in-home family childcare from 6 to 12 children. I will pay between $10/hr to $16/hr depending on education and experience. I prefer someone with a bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education.  Email DeAnn.J@aggiemail.usu.edu with a resume and cover letter describing your educational philosophy for teaching 4 and 5 year olds.  See our facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/Discovery-Place-Child-Care-LLC-899595880124114/ 

Disabilities Coordinator
Bozeman, MT

The HRDC is looking to fill a position for a Disabilities Coordinator who will work 25 hours a week with varied schedule to meet the needs of the program with pay ranging from $16-$18/hour, DOE(Depending on Experience). The Disability Coordinator assumes overall responsibility for the planning, administration, implementation, and evaluation of the disabilities service area of the
HRDC, Early Education Program including arranging for delivery of special services for children with disabilities in cooperation with the Education Services team, while meeting federal and state performance standards and regulations. This position is also responsible, though coordinated approaches and effective partnerships with Local Education Agencies and private providers, for promoting access, participation and individualization within an inclusive environment to support children’s positive school readiness outcomes. This position works with other support staff in grant application requirements and compliance. Performs additional duties as assigned. Requirements include a Bachelor’s degree or higher with an emphasis in Special Education, Disabilities, Child Development, Early Childhood Education, or related field which includes the 24 credit core in Early Childhood Education is required. Master’s degree in above areas is preferred. Two years teaching experience in early childhood education, Special Education, or work experience with parent involvement focus; Two years supervisory experience, and/or commensurate experience within a Head Start Program; Demonstrated experience in working with children and adults from diverse socioeconomic (especially low-income), educational, and ethnic backgrounds. Two years experience working with children with disabilities. All applicants must apply online at: https://HRDC.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=202
Position: Open Until Filled
Contact Info: HR Department 406-585-4867 or email at hr@thehrdc.org

Assistant Teacher
Belgrade, MT

The HRDC is looking to fill a position for an Assistant Teacher who will work 40 hours a week for $12.50-$13.50/hour, DOE. The Assistant Teacher will assist in the instruction of children in activities designed to promote social, physical, and intellectual growth needed for primary school in preschool, day care center, or other child development facility. This person will be required to have a High School Diploma or GED and a CDA (Child Development Associate) certification. An AA or BA in Early Childhood Education/Development is preferred. One year of teaching experience in a preschool program is preferred. All applicants must apply online at: https://HRDC.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=169
Position: Open Until Filled
Contact Info: HR Department 406-585-4867 or email at hr@thehrdc.org

Co-Director
Bozeman, MT

ABC KidZ is seeking an experienced, motivated, team oriented Co-Director to work alongside and help strengthen our management team by providing leadership and direct supervision for our team. This is an opportunity to gain experience that could prepare the individual to move into a Director role and manage a center. The position is a full-time 40 hour per week position and ranges in pay from $26,000-31,000 per year. This position will allow the Co-Director to have access to training and mentorship while getting to know our policies, staff, and the families we serve. A degree in Early Childhood Education, or a related field is preferred. Must be a ream builder, highly organized, action & detail-oriented, and possess excellent customer service/communication skills. Must be comfortable supervising other staff members and be able to resolve conflict. Training/education in conflict resolution and management is also preferred. This position requires a minimum of three (3) years of full-time experience working in a licensed child care center. Candidates should have all credentials required for the position of a Center Director per the State of Montana Licensing Requirements for Child Care Centers, as well as, a thorough knowledge of MT licensing regulations for child care centers and an understanding of development practices. Management/leadership experience, especially in state licensed child care facility, is preferred. If you are interested in this opportunity and meet the qualifications for the position, please send your resume, a cover letter stating why you are applying for the position and at least three professional references to abckidz406@gmail.com.
Application deadline: 12/31/2018
Contact information: Aubrey Roth phone: 406-587-3600
For more information visit www.abckizllc.com.

Education Aide
Bozeman, Belgrade, and Livingston

HRDC is looking to fill a position for an Education Aide who will work 32 hours a week, 8 hours Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at $12.00/hour. This person will provide supportive services in the preschool classroom and kitchen. Prepares and serves food in accordance with sanitary regulations. Assists serving all food to the children in accordance with established procedures and on a timely basis. Assist teaching staff to prepare and plan classroom nutrition activities. Attend training as required. Graduation from high school or GED and at least 6 months of experience in this field. All applicants must apply online at: https://HRDC.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=188
Position Open Until filled
Contact Info: HR Department 406-585-4867 or email at hr@thehrdc.org

Early Childhood Assistant Teacher
Bozeman, MT (Four Corners)

Zoot Adventure Learning Academy is now accepting applications for an Early Childhood Assistant Teacher (30-40 hours/week). The Early Childhood Assistant Teacher is responsible for collaborating with the Early Childhood lead teacher in all three classrooms to plan, create, and implement a program that fulfills children’s educational, developmental, cognitive, emotional, and social needs. Under direct supervision of the Early Childhood Lead Teacher, the Early Childhood Assistant Teacher will carry out daily activities and plans. He or she will provide guidance for children’s behavior. This position will provide teaching assistance in all three classrooms (infant, toddler, and preschool) as needed.
Zoot Adventure Learning Academy (ZALA) is a company based a child care center in Bozeman, Montana passionate about offering an environment where families thrive. Serving infants, toddlers, and preschoolers, ZALA believes in an innovative, play-based approach. Promoting a healthy family bond is the heart of ZALA’s mission and employees will find a unique partnership with the Centers’ families. We’re seeking individuals to ignite child-centered learning experiences in a safe, nurturing, and responsive environment.
Through our play-based approach, ZALA emphasizes self-worth, capability, problem solving, and school readiness. We work hard to assist children in developing the social emotional skills needed to work and play cooperatively. Our goal is to help every child realize their greatest potential. We encourage children to be self-directed in our safe, trusting, and responsive environment. Before children can master formal academic skills in a meaningful way, they must have solid understanding of how the physical world works, in order to build that understanding, children need to see, touch, smell.
This position requires a Bachelor or Associate Degree in Education or a related field preferred with communication skills supporting communication with children and adults. One year of experience in an early childhood program such as a day care center, a family or group day care home, Headstart, Early Headstart, or another recognized program.  Required immunizations, background screening, and certifications.
For consideration, all applicants must upload his or her current resume and cover letter discussing the candidate’s interest in the role during the online application process. The online application can be found at: https://zootsolutions.com/careers/availble-positions/ Additionally all candidates must send three (3) letters for recommendation to jobs@zootweb.com.
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Contact Information: Morgan Lindquist (406) 556-7439 morgan@zootadventurelearningacademy.com

Early Childhood Assistant Teacher- Infant Room
Bozeman, MT (Four Corners)

Zoot Adventure Learning Academy is now accepting applications for a full-time Early Childhood Assistant Teacher for the Infant Room. The Early Childhood Assistant Teacher is responsible for collaborating with the Early Childhood Lead Teacher in all three classrooms to plan, create, and implement a program that fulfills children’s educational, developmental, cognitive, emotional and social needs. Under direct supervision of the Early Childhood Lead Teacher, the Early Childhood Assistant Teacher will carry out daily activities and plans. He or she will provide guidance for children’s behavior. This position will provide teaching assistance specifically in ZALA's infant room.

Zoot Adventure Learning Academy (ZALA) is a company based child care center in Bozeman, Montana passionate about offering an environment where families thrive. Serving infants, toddlers, and preschoolers, ZALA believes in an innovative, play-based approach. Promoting a healthy family bond is the heart of ZALA’s mission and employees will find a unique partnership with the Centers’ families. We’re seeking individuals to ignite child-centered learning experiences in a safe, nurturing, and responsive environment.
Through our play-based approach, ZALA emphasizes self-worth, capability, problem solving, and school readiness. We work hard to assist children in developing the social emotional skills needed to work and play cooperatively. Our goal is to help every child realize their greatest potential. We encourage children to be self-directed in our safe, trusting, and responsive environment. Before children can master formal academic skills in a meaningful way, they must have a solid understanding of how the physical world works. In order to build that understanding, children need to see, touch, smell, hear, taste, and experience the world by direct interactions and experiences!
Job Requirements for this position include a Bachelor or Associate Degree in Education or a related field preferred with communication skills supporting communication with children and adults. One year of experience in an early childhood program such as a day care center, a family or group day care home, Headstart, Early Headstart, or another recognized program. Required immunizations, background screening, and certifications.
For consideration, all applicants must upload his or her current resume and cover letter discussing the candidate’s interest in the role during the online application process. The online application can be found at: https://zootsolutions.com/careers/availble-positions/ Additionally all candidates must send three (3) letters for recommendation to jobs@zootweb.com.

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Contact Information: Morgan Lindquist (406) 556-7439 morgan@zootadventurelearningacademy.com

Early Childhood Substitute Teacher
Bozeman, MT (Four Corners)
Zoot Adventure Learning Academy is now accepting applications for part time Early Childhood Substitute Teachers. The Early Childhood Substitute Teacher will work in the absence of our Early Childhood Teachers by aiding the children in their daily tasks and educational development. Candidates should have some classroom teaching experience and possess the skills needed to cover daily instruction and run the classroom environment in an orderly fashion. A high school diploma is required. Required immunizations, background screening, and certifications.
For consideration, all applicants must upload his or her current resume and cover letter discussing the candidate’s interest in the role during the online application process. The online application can be found at: https://zootsolutions.com/careers/availble-positions/ Additionally all candidates must send three (3) letters for recommendation to jobs@zootweb.com.
Contact Info: Amanda Keith (406) 556-7580 amanda.keith@zootweb.com

Early Childhood Professional Development Specialist
Missoula, MT
Child Care Resources is now accepting applications for an Early Childhood Professional Development Specialist to work 40 hours/ week with Salary ranging from 32,136.00-36,420.00+ benefits DOE/Q see job description for more details. This individual will develop and implement child care provider classroom training and provide on-site consulting to support the STARS to Quality program. Must have achieved a minimum of a Level IV or greater on the Montana Early Care and Education Career Development System Practitioner Registry or the ability to achieve this level within a probationary period. Please visit www.mtecp.org. for more details about Practitioner Registry levels. One year customer service experience. Must be able to achieve a PDS1 on the Mt Professional Development Framework within a probationary period. Please visit www.mtecp.org. for Framework details. Preference will be given to applicants with at least two years of experience as a child care provider.
Experience with Windows and MS Office required.  PowerPoint preferred. Strong record of written & oral communication and organizational skills.
Visit www.childcareresources.org for job description.  Submit resume, Practitioner Registry certificate (or college transcripts) and professional references to Child Care Resources, PO Box 7038, Missoula, 59807 or email all information to mparks@childcareresources.org  
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Contact Info: Michelle Parks 406-728-6446 mparks@childcareresources.org

Family Advocate
Missoula, MT

Child Start, Inc. is looking for someone to fill the position of family advocate, this individual will be required to have a BA in social work or a related field and is preferred to have one year of experience working in an office and experience working in a preschool setting, volunteer, or work experience in Head Start Program and experience with preschool aged children. The position will be Monday-Friday, 16 hours/week, 45 weeks/year and will pay between $13.08-$15.33/hour. This position assists the Family Services staff by acting as a liaison between the Education, Medical and Family Services components and families. It develops and facilitates plans to ensure that families have access to appropriate services. Maintenance of timely and accurate records is required. Confidentiality is required. Meetings are attended. The position works effectively with staff, supervisors, parents, and community service agencies. Application and job description may be picked up at the reception desk on the 2nd floor of our Administration office. Return applications via email to jason.prinzing@childstartinc.net, mail to 1001 Worden, Missoula, MT 59802, or drop off with the receptionist on the 3rd floor. Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) 
Application Deadline: Position Open until filled

Contact info: Jason Prinzing 406-728-5460 ext 121 jason.prinzing@childstartinc.net

Part Day Teacher's Assistant

Missoula, MT

Child Start Inc., Head Start is looking to fill a position for an assistant the teacher in planning, organizing, and implementing a cognitive-developmental program for a group of 16 - 19 preschool age children. Interact in a developmentally appropriate fashion with the children. Follow guidance of supervisor while implementing lesson plan. Attend scheduled meetings. Adhere to confidentiality policy. Ability to observe and document children’s' behavior and development objectively both handwritten and on the computer. This position requires a minimum of a High school diploma or G.E.D. as well as a CDA credential, enrolled in a program leading to an Associate, Baccalaureate degree, or enrolled in a CDA program to be completed within 2 years. Experience working with young children in a Head Start or preschool setting. Application and job description may be picked up at the reception desk on the 2nd floor or the Administration office. Return applications via email to jason.prinzing@childstartinc.net, mail to 1001 Worden, Missoula, MT 59802, or drop off with the receptionist or Human Resources on the 3rd floor. Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) Position will pay between $9.82-$11.51 per hour. 
Positions: Open until Filled

Contact info: Jason Prinzing 406-728-5460 ext 121 jason.prinzing@childstartinc.net

Part Day Teacher (3 Positions open)
Missoula, MT

Child Start, Inc is looking for individual(s) to fill open positions for Part Day Teachers, individual(s) applying for this position will need to have at least an AA or BA in Early Childhood Education or Child Development. One year working with children in Head Start, day care, or preschool setting. The position(s) will be Monday-Friday, 30 hours per week, 44 weeks per year and will pay between $13.08-$15.33/hour. This position will be responsible for planning, organizing and implementing a developmentally appropriate program for a group of 16-18 preschool-age chidlren. Creates a healthy, safe learning environment. Assists children with improving self-confidence and social skills. Promotes intellectual and physical growth. Encourages parents in educational activities and attends parenting meetings. Maintains timely records and follows Head Start Policy and Procedures. Attends scheduled meetings and trainings. Works cooperatively with others. Observes and documents children's behavior and development. Application and job description may be picked up at the reception desk on the 2nd floor of our Administration office. Return applications via email to jason.prinzing@childstartinc.net, mail to 1001 Worden, Missoula, MT 59802, or drop off with the receptionist on the 3rd floor. Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) Application Deadline: Positions Open until filled

Contact info: Jason Prinzing 406-728-5460 ext 121 jason.prinzing@childstartinc.net

Bus Rider
Missoula, MT

Child Start Inc., Head Start is looking to fill a position for a Bus Rider who will be responsible for safety and entertainment of children while on the bus. This position will pay between $9.87-$11.57/hour and will be 32 hours/week, 40 weeks/year. Follow disciplinary procedures and behavior management plans where applicable. Attend scheduled meetings. Adhere to confidentiality policy. Function as a substitute bus driver. Perform occasional building maintenance tasks. This position requires a Minimum: High school diploma or G.E.D. Prefer experience working with preschool age children. Prefer commercial driving experience. ***Obtain CDL certification within 90 days of hire at the expense of the agency for the purpose of substituting for the Bus Driver.*** Application and job description may be picked up at the reception desk on the 2nd floor or the Administration office. Return applications via email to jason.prinzing@childstartinc.net, mail to 1001 Worden, Missoula, MT 59802, or drop off with the receptionist or Human Resources on the 3rd floor. Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
Positions: Open until Filled
Contact info: Jason Prinzing 406-728-5460 ext 121 jason.prinzing@childstartinc.net

 

 

 

 

 


 


 

 

The ECP Job Board was last updated on October 30, 2018

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