Head Start Teacher – Brunswick

Midcoast Maine Community Action

Head Start Program


Midcoast Maine Community Action (MMCA), a mid-coast human services agency, is seeking qualified applicants to fill anticipated openings in our Head Start (HS) program.  Our HS program provides a birth to five continuum of services encompassing education, family engagement, health, nutrition and disabilities content areas of the program.


Head Start Teacher – Brunswick


This position is 35 hours per week, 34 weeks per year.

We use Opening the World of Learning (OWL) curriculum in our 3-5 year old classrooms, and Teaching Strategies Gold as our assessment system.  Orientation and training are provided in curriculum and all other aspects of pre-kindergarten programming.


Responsibilities and Qualifications:  All teaching staff work under the direct supervision of the HS Center Manager.  Teachers are responsible for planning and implementing the early childhood curriculum in classrooms, conducting child assessments, meeting with families, encouraging parent engagement in their children’s education, and working with the center team to ensure a smooth flow of daily activities and events.  Qualifications:  Applicants with an 081 certification will be given preference in public school collaboration classrooms.  An Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education or a closely related field is required.  Infant Toddler Child Development Associates or Pre-K Child Development Associates may be considered.


Benefits:  MMCA gives employees a generous benefits package which includes health and dental insurance (must work 30 hours or more per week for insurance benefits), paid vacation and sick time, paid holidays, 403(b) plan.


Pay ranges:  Pay range is dependent on teacher qualifications and experience.

CDA – 9.36 – 11.55

Associates – 10.93 – 13.54

Bachelors – 12.56 -16.10

081 certification –  16.00 – 17.50

Please forward a cover letter, resume with COMPLETE WORK HISTORY, and contact information for three professional references to Midcoast Maine Community Action, Attention: Carol Thibeault, Manager/Personnel Services, 34 Wing Farm Parkway, Bath, ME  04530, via fax to 443-7447, or via e-mail to mmcacareers@mmcacorp.org.  Open until position filled.



All qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, physical, or mental disability.