Head Start and Early Head Start Teacher & Home Educator

Orange County Head Start, Inc. | Santa Ana, CA

Posted Date 4/26/2024

Teacher & Home Educator

Salary: $22.75 - $27.66 per hour based on the level of education

If you are interested in a career in education, there is no better place to be than Orange County Head Start, Inc. (OCHS). We are a non-profit organization with an established preschool program. We are devoted to the field of child and family development. Our program serves low-income preschool children and their families. We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits package in addition to the opportunity to serve families and children in Orange County.

 Orange County Head Start, Inc. (OCHS) is currently offering a $1,000 New Hire stipend to all new full-time hires; with some exceptions. The stipend will be paid in two parts; the first half ($500) will be made available after the successful completion of the 90-day introductory period and the second half ($500) after the employee’s one-year work anniversary. In addition, OCHS offers up to $1,000 in tuition reimbursement for classwork that supports career growth within OCHS. All stipends are effective through June 30, 2024, and are subject to change based on funding.

For questions and to apply, please email: jobs@ochsinc.org or call the Human Resources Department at (714) 241-8920.

 OCHS has the following job openings. The salaries listed are based on education level:

Hiring options are available based on level of education and qualifications. Contact the Human Resources department at (714) 241-8920 to determine which teaching positions you are qualified for, or if you are qualified as a conditional hire working towards the minimum qualifications.

 Minimum Qualifications:

  • Teacher: Associate Degree and/or Child Development Teacher permit required. Options are available for those working towards the minimum requirements. Additional qualifications may be required depending on the age group being taught.

 Working as part of a team of professionals in a Head Start or Early Head Start center a Teacher is responsible and accountable for overseeing the classroom environment and teaching children including preparation, instruction, evaluation, home visits, and parent conferences regarding children’s goals and progress toward school readiness and success in life.

  • Home Educator: Under moderate supervision, the Home Educator provides for the development of children and families enrolled in the Home Base program. (Bilingual English/Spanish or English/Vietnamese required, for this position only).

 Apply Now to Join Our Team! Submit an application, resume, proof of degree and credentials to:

Orange County Head Start, Inc.

2501 S. Pullman Street, Suite 100

Santa Ana, CA 92705

Attn: Human Resources


For additional information, please visit www.ochsinc.org

or call Phone: 714-241-8920 e-Fax: 949-596-8291

Salary22.75 - 27.66 Hour
Job Category (Select One)
Full time

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