Early Head Start Lead Teacher

York County Community Action | Sanford, ME

Posted Date 11/13/2017

York County Community Action Corp.


YCCAC is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to alleviate the effects of poverty, attack its underlying causes and to promote the dignity and self-sufficiency of the people of York County, Maine.


York County Head Start



Early Head Start Lead Teacher

Sanford: 49 weeks/year, 37.5 hours/week



The Early Head Start Lead Teacher is responsible for planning, implementing, and documenting an effective, comprehensive child development program. Assumes responsibilities of Primary Caregiving, assuring continuity of care. Develops, documents, and maintains the on-going partnerships with each enrolled family. Develops family /child focused goals and timelines and coordinates monthly home visits with each family. Requires full compliance with the Head Start Performance Standards as well as State Child Care Licensing regulations. Applicants must have an Infant Toddler CDA. Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education preferred with coursework equivalent to a major relating to Early Childhood Education. Infant and toddler specific certification is also preferred. A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a center or home-based setting specializing in infant and toddlers preferred. Must demonstrate strong interpersonal, communication and supervisory skills. Willing to work flexible hours to meet the needs of families. Must be willing to travel and have own vehicle.


Visit our website at www.yccac.org for an application. Resumes and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. When applying please be sure to include your qualifications with resume and application.



York County Community Action

6 Spruce Street, P.O. Box 72

Sanford, ME 04073


(207)324-5762 or 1-800-965-5762  

Fax (207)459-2811


Job Type
Teacher - Pre K
Job Location (County)

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