Job Title:

HS Teacher


Wayne Metro Community Action Agency

Center Name:

Head Start Programs

Employment Type:

Part Year w/Benefits

Job Description/ Duties:

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Benefits: Yes

Hours per Week: 40

Weeks:  45

Work Days: Monday-Friday

Work Location:  Various Wayne County Locations

Reporting to: Site Manager

The ideal candidate will be able to plan and provide a program of educational activities that promote the social, emotional, physical and cognitive development of preschool aged children. Develop individual goals for children, provide on-going assessment on progress, and facilitate transition into Head Start or other educational school settings in partnership with parents.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a BA/BS Degree in Early Childhood or Child Development from an accredited college or university preferred;
  • BA/BS in progress with an Early Childhood Major completed within one year of hire
  • Experience teaching preschool age children.
  • Proficiency in a second language is a plus.
  • Ability to develop and implement classroom curriculum that encourages academic, social, emotional and physical development of children three to five years of age.
  • Ensure the health and safety of children, families and staff, per agency policies
  • Ensure no child is left unsupervised at any time
  • Ability to work with children with disabilities.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with young children and their families.
  • Ability to establish positive and productive working relationships with parents/caregivers.
  • Ability to work with and to demonstrate commitment, caring, and respect for children and adults regardless of race, gender, age, and cultural or ethnic background
  • A self-starter with the ability to multi-task to meet various deadlines and complete task.
  • Ability and willingness to continue personal and professional growth and skill development.
  • Ability to communicate effectively to individuals and groups both orally and in writing.
  • Ability and willingness to make home visits.
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs or more


To support our company’s mission, here is a snapshot of benefits we offer:

● Employee premium coverage for Medical, Vision, Dental

● 401k Match

● Life Insurance

● Paid Holidays

● Paid Leave Days

● Educational Benefits

● Student Loan Paydown assistance

● Paid Parental Leave

● Fitness Reimbursement

How to Apply:

If this position interests you, and you meet the minimum qualifications, please visit

to submit an online application, cover letter and resume.

 Wayne Metropolitan Community Action Agency is an Equal Opportunity Employer