Job Openings

Employment opportunities will be posted as they occur. If you would like to have your resume on file at PACT for consideration for future openings, please send to Sheila Vose, P.O. Box 231, Mt. Sterling, IL 62353 or email to svose@pactheadstart.com. Please include a cover letter stating the position(s) you are interested in. Resumes will be kept for consideration for one year from date of receipt.

PACT for West Central Illinois is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sex, age, handicap or other factors prohibited by law in any of its educational services, activities, enrollments, or employment practices.

 

Child Care Teachers for the Macomb Center

PACT Head Start/WIU Child Care is accepting resumes for full-time Child Care Teachers for the Macomb Center.  Need minimum of 60 credit hours with 6 in early childhood, one year experience working with young children, and ability to meet DCFS requirements.  Pay starts at $10.62 per hour, with extra for college degree. Benefits include, paid holidays, vacation, sick days, personal leave, and affordable health insurance.  Mail, FAX, or E-mail letter of interest, resume, and transcripts to Sheila Vose, PACT Personnel Manager, P.O. Box 231, Mt. Sterling, IL 62353.  FAX 217-773-3906.  E-mail: svose@pactheadstart.com.  EOE

 

Early Head Start Center-Based Teacher for the Carthage Center

PACT is seeking applicants for a full-time, full-year Early Head Start Center-Based Teacher for their Carthage Center. Requires infant/toddler CDA or comparable credential.  Associate or higher degree in early childhood education preferred.  Must be 21 years of age or older.  Pay starts at $12.95 per hour, with extra pay for college degree. Benefits include, paid holidays, vacation, sick days, personal leave, and affordable health insurance. Mail, FAX, or E-mail resume, transcripts, and letter of interest to Sheila Vose, PACT Personnel Manager, P.O. Box 231, Mt. Sterling, IL 62353.  FAX 217-773-3906.  E-mail: svose@pactheadstart.com.  EOE 

 

Bus Monitor for the Macomb Center

PACT Head Start in Macomb is accepting resumes for a Bus Monitor.  This bus monitor works 38-40 hours per week, 40 weeks per year.  Pay is $10.49 per hour.  Benefits include, paid holidays, sick time, personal leave, and affordable health insurance.  Qualifications include:

A)           Must be 21 years of age or older, and

B)           Have High School diploma or GED; and

C)           Have three years consecutive driver’s license in Illinois, with no violations; and

D)           Ability to obtain Illinois School Bus Driver’s permit.

To apply, mail, FAX, or E-mail letter of interest and resume to Sheila Vose, PACT Personnel Manager, P.O. Box 231, Mt. Sterling, IL 62353.  FAX 217-773-3906.  E-mail: svose@pactheadstart.com.  EOE

 

 

Head Start Teacher's Aide for the Macomb Center

PACT is accepting resumes for a Head Start Teacher’s Aide position at the Macomb Center.  This position is a part-time position, full year.  Hours are: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. – for a minimum of 27 ½ hours per week.  Qualifications include education equivalent to the completion of the 12th grade, be 19 years of age or older, and meet one of two minimum requirements:

A)         Enrolled in a program leading to an associate or baccalaureate degree; or

B)         Completion of the credentialing program of the CDA National Credential Award System with a current credential as a Child Development Associate (CDA), or be enrolled in the CDA process with completion within 2 years of hire.

Pay starts at $11.16 per hour, with extra for college degree. Benefits include, paid holidays, vacation, sick days, personal leave, and affordable health insurance.  Mail, FAX, or E-mail letter of interest, resume, and transcripts to Sheila Vose, PACT Personnel Manager, P.O. Box 231, Mt. Sterling, IL 62353.  FAX 217-773-3906.  E-mail: svose@pactheadstart.com.  EOE

 

Early Head Start Home-Based Teacher for Adams County

PACT is accepting resumes for an Early Head Start Home-Based Teacher position in Adams County.  This is a full-time, full-year position.  Qualifications include:

  1. Must be 21 years of age or older, have a High School Diploma or GED, and have a valid driver’s license; and

  2. Must be willing to obtain Home-Based CDA Credential within 18 months; or

  3.  Prefer a home-based CDA credential or comparable credential, or equivalent coursework as part of an associate’s or bachelor’s degree.

Pay starts at $12.95 per hour.  Benefits include: 13 paid holidays, 5 paid winter break days, vacation time, personal leave, sick leave, life insurance, and affordable health insurance.  To apply, mail, FAX or E-mail resume and transcripts to Sheila Vose, Personnel Manager, at PACT Head Start, PO Box 231, Mount Sterling, IL  62353.  FAX: 217-773-3906.  E-mail to: svose@pactheadstart.com.  EOE

 

Assistant Site Supervisor for the Macomb Center

PACT Head Start/WIU Child Care is seeking applicants for an Assistant Site Supervisor for the Macomb Center.  This is a full-time position – 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, year-round.  Must be 21 years of age or older.  Pay starts at $14.37 per hour, with extra pay for college degree.  Requires:

A) Sixty-four (64) semester hours of credit from an accredited college or university with 21 semester or equivalent quarter hours in courses related directly to child care and/or child development from birth to age six, and;

B) Either a Gateways to Opportunity Level 1 Illinois Director Credential or 3 semester hours of college credit in administration, leadership, or management.

Benefits include: 13 paid holidays, 5 paid winter break days, vacation time, personal leave time, sick days, life insurance, and affordable health insurance.  Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and proof of education to Shanna Edison, PACT Executive Director at sedison@pactheadstart.com, FAX 217-773-3906, or mail to PACT at PO Box 231, Mt. Sterling, IL  62353.  EOE

 

 

Substitute Teachers, Aides, Cooks, Bus Monitors

We are always looking for dependable workers, who love spending time with children, to work in a Substitute capacity.  If you are interested in a Substitute position with PACT, or would like more information, contact the Site Supervisor at your local Center.

- Macomb at 320 University Drive, Macomb, IL  Phone: 309-298-3143.  Ask for Elizabeth Adler or Joann Hurt.

- Pittsfield at 1310 W. Washington Street, Pittsfield, IL  Phone: 217-285-2234.  Ask for Megan Evans.

- Camp Point at 2090 Highway 24, Camp Point, IL  Phone: 217-593-6777.  Ask for Shirley Swinford.

- Carthage at 712 Center Street, Carthage, IL  Phone: 217-357-6764.  Ask for Brandi Rutledge.

- Beardstown at 909 W. 12th Street, Beardstown, IL  Phone: 217-323-9422.  Ask for Jamie Maloney.

  

1-on-1 Aides for the Macomb Center

PACT Head Start/WIU Child Care is seeking One-on-One Aides to work at the Center located at 320 W. University Drive in Macomb, Illinois.  PACT will train.  Call Elizabeth Adler, Macomb Site Supervisor, at 309-298-3143 for more information.  EOE