Current Job Openings

Job Openings:


Provide advanced clerical and project support.  Perform data entry, program tracking, compile reports, maintain files and occasional front desk duties.  Requires 2 yrs. office experience—including 2 yrs. computer experience (MS Word/Excel preferred) & advanced clerical skills.  Requires High School graduation or equivalent.  Temporary Position will be F/T (40 hrs/wk) until September 1st, then move into a Temporary P/T position (28 hrs/wk) M-Fri. $14.00-$15.44/hr.  Open Until Filled.


Provides services to families in the Head Start and Early Head Start programs. Assists families in determining needs & identifying and developing goals to meet those needs. BA in Social Work, Psychology, Child Development or a related field preferred. Prefer 2 years’ experience in case management, home visiting, or working with at-risk families. Bilingual Spanish Required. F/T Temporary M-Fri. 40 hrs./wk. $20.17-$21.18/hr.  Open Until Filled.

CENTER DIRECTORS, Various (HS/EHS/Partnership)

Responsibilities include overall management of Head Start and Partnership programs. AA/BA in Child Development or related field preferred. Must meet requirements for Site Supervisor permit. F/T 40 hrs./wk. M-Fri. $17.13-$19.33/hr.  Open Until Filled


Provide weekly home visits and facilitates parent & child play groups twice a month.  Requires AA/AS degree in Early Childhood Education, Psychology, Social Work or a related field OR 24 Head Start related units.  Requires 2 years’ experience in community service, working with children & families.  Temporary F/T positions, $16.28-$17.09/hr.  Positions are Open Until Filled.

TEACHERS, Alice Birney/Fortuna/Jefferson (EHS)

Responsible for development & implementation of classroom activities—providing support and supervision for a toddler program.  Must have 12 core in ECE/CD (with 3 units in Infant/Toddler Development or Curriculum), meet Associate Teacher Level on the Child Development Permit Matrix, and have one-yr. experience teaching in a toddler setting.  P/T positions28 hrs./wk. M-F $14.90-$15.65/hr.  Open Until Filled.

ASSISTANT TEACHER, Children of the Redwoods Infant Toddler Center (Partnership)

Assist teacher in the implementation and supervision of activities for toddler age children.  Minimum of 6-12 ECE units and 6 months’ experience working with young children.  P/T 25 hrs./wk. M-Fri (7:30am-12:30pm) $14.00-15.44/hr. Open Until Filled


Assist teacher in the implementation and supervision of activities for preschool age children.  Minimum of 6-12 ECE units and 6 months’ experience working with children. P/T 25 hrs./wk. M-Fri $14.00-$15.44/hr. Open Until Filled.

ASSISTANT TEACHER, Infant Toddler Center Crescent City (Partnership)

Assist center staff in the day-to-day operation of the classroom for a toddler program (implementing and supervising activities).  Requires a minimum of 6 ECE units and 6 months’ experience working with children (12 units of ECE core classes preferable).  P/T 25 hrs./wk. (M-F) $14.00-$15.44/hr.  Open Until Filled



NCS anticipates a number of Head Start, Early Head Start & State Program job openings for our 2021-2022 program year. Potential positions are throughout Humboldt County and may be school-year or year-round. Additional details regarding days, hours & locations will be available during interviews.

CENTER DIRECTOR: Full-time $16.37-$19.33/hr.

HOME VISITOR: Part-time or Full-time $16.28-$17.45/hr.

TEAM TEACHER or TEACHER: Part-Time or Full-Time: $14.90-$16.71/hr.

ASSOCIATE TEACHER: Part-time/Full-time; $14.70-$15.44

ASSISTANT TEACHER: Part-time; $14.00-$15.44/hr.

CLASSROOM ASSISTANT: Part-time; $14.00-$15.44/hr.

COOK, ASST. COOK & NUTRITION AIDE: Part-time or Full-time; $14.00-$15.07/hr.

HOUSEKEEPER: Part-time; $14.00/hr.

SPECIAL AIDE: Part-time $14.00-$15.44/hr.

INTERPRETER (Spanish): $14.00-$15.44/hr.

SUBSTITUTES: Part-time $14.00-$14.90/hr.  (Intermittent work, no benefits) Submit Schedule of Availability Form with Application.




All positions are Open Until Filled, unless otherwise stated and include
a generous amount of vacation, holiday & sick leave benefits.
Full-time positions include additional benefit options.
SEALED OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS/Degree confirmation will be required upon hire for positions that require ECE units and/or degrees.

**NCS APPLICATION required for all positions**

Submit application, resume & cover letter for all Full-time positions
(all other positions require ONLY applications, unless otherwise stated) to:
Northcoast Children’s Services, 1266 9th Street, Arcata, CA 95521 or
NCS Del Norte Office, 475 7th Street, Crescent City, CA 95531.

For additional info please call (707) 822-7206 or (707) 464-6936 or


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