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Careers at Head Start

Head Start Careers - Downstate

 Recently submitted FEATURED positions, if any  (*)  

HEAD START JOBS ACCESS / IHSA helps support recruitment and retention of Head Start and Early Head Start staff.  All Illinois Head Start Members receive unlimited job postings on our Career page. (See more links at bottom of this page).  Submit YOUR agency's new positions that you want FEATURED on this page, and we will upload them -- see posting requirements below.  

IHSA City of Chicago Members & Delegates (click link for Chicago jobs) 

IHSA Downstate Members & Delegates (click links below for Downstate jobs)

Anna Waters Head Start - Empowerment Opportunities Center 

Baby TALK Early Head Start
BCMW Community Services Inc
Catholic Charities - Diocese of Joliet
CDI – Serving Vermillion-Iroquois-Ford Counties 
CDI - Serving West Central Illinois

CEFS Economic Opportunity Corporation

Child Care Resource & Referral (CCR&R)
Childcare Network of Evanston
City of Rockford Early/Head Start
Community Action Agency of McHenry County
Community Action Partnership of Central IL (CAPCIL)
Community Link - First Step
Embarras River Basin Agency Inc (ERBA)
Evanston-Skokie Community SD 65
Governors State University Early Head Start
Heartland Head Start
IDHS Migrant & Seasonal Head Start
Illinois Valley Economic Development Corporation (IVEDC)
Kankakee School District #111
Mount Vernon School District #80
Northwestern Illinois Community Action Agency (NICAA)
Parents and Children Together (PACT) 
Peoria Citizens Committee for Economic Opportunity (PCCEO)
Project NOW Inc.
Proviso Leydon Council for Community Action (PLCCA)
Quincy Public School District
Regional Planning Commission - Early Childhood Education Program (Champaign Co.)
Riverbend Head Start & Family Services
Rock Island-Milan School District
SAL – Family and Community Services
SIU-Carbondale Head Start
SIU-Edwardsville Head Start 
Southern 7 Health Dept.
Springfield Urban League
Tazewell-Woodford Head Start
Tri-County Opportunities Council (TCOC)
Two Rivers Head Start Agency
Wabash Area Development Inc (WADI) 
(*)  Western Egyptian Economic Opportunity Council (WEEOC) 
(*) WEEOC - featured multiple listings

See other HS and Early HS Opportunities throughout Illinois posted via:

ECLKC job-center – Early Childhood Learning & Knowledge Center


Region V Head Start Association:



Other Illinois Community Partners in Early Education: 

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POSTING REQUIREMENTS (free for Members):

Each hiring notice should, of course, be fully proofed with your own specific details, including: your agency’s contact information, the actual job city or location, and your deadline date (if any).  New individual positions may be submitted weekly.  After 60-90 days (unless otherwise requested), postings are removed. For timely postings, provide your EHS/HS job opening as a PDF file, or simply send the link to your own agency’s employment web page.  IHSA Members may send their links or posting attachments to 
If you have a third party emailing your agency’s postings, they MUST cc your agency’s contact person (as an indication to IHSA of your prior approval).   
Forward your PDF file (as instructed above).  Non-member postings ($50 each) have a 30-day expiration, including weekends and holidays.Upon consent and payment, a link to your IHSA invoice will be emailed to you. Paying by credit card will include a 3.5% transaction fee (by PayPal). Regular social posts are included, bringing our viewers to this IHSA jobs page.    

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