Employment Opportunities

Main Office 001v2Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at JCEO in Plattsburgh, New York, an equal opportunity employer in the Clinton County community. We provide a unique work environment for employees, and our entire staff takes pride in our friendly, professional service.

At JCEO, each and every employee works toward positive community change, and there is no such thing as a “small” contribution. If you are interested in joining our dynamic team, contact us at (518) 561-6310.

JCEO is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Current Openings (updated 8/17/17):

  • Teacher  – Clinton County Head Start
    • Minimum Qualifications: BS/BA ECE preferred, A.A. in ECE, or an A.A. equivalent (24 credits in Early Childhood/Child Development,), 1 yr preschool teaching exp., and 1 yr. supervision. Submit application to Angie Minehan.
  • Teacher  – Franklin County Head Start
    • Minimum Qualifications: BS/BA ECE preferred, A.A. in ECE, or an A.A. equivalent (24 credits in Early Childhood/Child Development,), 1 yr preschool teaching exp., and 1 yr. supervision. Submit application to Stephanie Carlisto.
  • Family Worker  – Clinton County Head Start
    • Minimum Qualifications: Credential or certification in social work, human services, family services, counseling, or a related field within eighteen months of hire, or equivalent coursework (12 credit hours in the above-mentioned fields) as part of an associate’s of bachelor’s degree. Experience in the field preferred. Submit application to Kim Dupras.
  • Early Head Start Home Based Visitor  – Franklin County Head Start
    • Minimum Qualifications: Twelve hours of Early Childhood Education or Family Services credits or Child Development Associate /Family Development Training and six months experience working with young children and or their families. Submit application to Stephanie Carlisto.
  • Teacher Assistant  – Franklin County Head Start
    • High school diploma or general education degree (GED), and a Child Development Associate credential, or be enrolled in a CDA credential program that will be completed within 2 years, or have an Associates or Baccalaureate Degree (in any area) or be in a program leading to such a degree, and one year of experience working with preschool children. Submit application to Stephanie Carlisto.
  • Teacher Assistant  – Clinton County Head Start
    • High school diploma or general education degree (GED), and a Child Development Associate credential, or be enrolled in a CDA credential program that will be completed within 2 years, or have an Associates or Baccalaureate Degree (in any area) or be in a program leading to such a degree, and one year of experience working with preschool children. Submit application to Angie Minehan.
  • Classroom Aides – Clinton County Head Start
    •  Responsibilities include, assisting center staff with daily classroom activities of Head Start children. Minimum Qualifications: Must be 21 years of age; possess a High School Diploma or GED and six months related experience and/or training or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Preschool experience preferred. Submit application to Angie Minehan.
  • Center Support Staff – Franklin County Head Start
    • Minimum qualifications: Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education, Child Development or child-related area, and one year of child day care teaching experience and one year of experience supervising staff or two years of college with 12 credits in Early childhood Education, Child Development or a child-related area, and one year of child day care teaching experience, and one year experience supervising staff. Submit application to Stephanie Carlisto.
  • Substitutes – Head Start
    • Monday through Friday, as needed, for Head Start Centers in Clinton and Franklin County. Minimum Qualifications: Must be 18 years of age, possess a High School Diploma or GED and six months related experience and/or training or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Please submit application to Angie Minehan.

 

How to Apply

Online Employment Application

If you prefer to fax or mail your application, please send to:

Joint Council for Economic Opportunity of Clinton and Franklin Counties, Inc.
54 Margaret Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901

(518) 561-6310

(518) 562-2947 (FAX)