Location: Nanwalek, AK
Number of Positions: One
Opening Date: August 1, 2017
Closing Date: Until Filled
Responsible for all aspects of Head Start nutrition program and janitorial services to ensure center complies with Head Start Performance Standards, childcare food program, and Indian Health Service Standards. Responsible to follow the lead of the classroom teacher assisting in all possible ways as needed to ensure developmentally appropriate practices in the Head Start early childhood setting and home visits.
- Eighteen years of age or older.
- High School Diploma or GED
- Must work toward and obtain a Child Development Associate (CDA) credential.
- Current CPR and First Aid training preferred, but must be willing to obtain when available.
- Must have current physical and TB screening.
- Previous experience working with preschool children is preferred.
Full benefits paid: health, Rx, dental, paid half dependent coverage, short and long term disability, life, 12 paid holidays. Personal leave: 1st -3rd years 20 days per year, 4th year 26 days per year, 5th year 29.5 days per year. Retirement: 401(a) Pension Plan 8% by employer & 403 (b) TDA & Roth contributions, among many other benefits.
Chugachmiut employees strive both for excellence and integrity in the services they provide in accordance with our Employee Values Statement. We use Quality Improvement tools for managing process and quality criteria for measurement of effectiveness. Effective communications is essential in the workplace and a commitment by employees to share problems with the purpose of solving them.
Hours of work are between Monday and Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. with an hour for lunch, 37.5 hours per week. Chugachmiut maintains a drug/alcohol free and non-smoking environment. Travel by small aircraft to remote locations is required.
Incomplete applications will not be forwarded to the hiring manager for review. You may not write see resume.
Mail or fax application to: NicholasG@Chugachmiut.org
Attn: Human Resources
1840 Bragaw Street, Suite 110
Anchorage AK 99508-3463
Chugachmiut is an equal opportunity employer, and in accordance with Federal civil rights law and Chugachmiut policies, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity (including gender expression), sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, family/parental status, income derived from a public assistance program, and political beliefs. However, as a tribal organization, Chugachmiut applies Native Preference under P.L. 93-638. Certification must be attached to the application for preference consideration.
Resumes not accompanied by Chugachmiut’s Application for Employment will not be accepted. Applications & position descriptions may be obtained by contacting Chugachmiut on-line at www.chugachmiut.org or phone (907) 562-4155.
This description is intended to describe the essential job functions and the essential requirements for the performance of this job. It is not an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and requirements of a person so classified. Other functions may be assigned and management may, with or without notice, add or change the duties at any time. Employees are employed “at will”.