We have five centers located in the Mat-Su Valley and Chugiak . For a list of employment opportunities, click on the orange tab above. CCS Early Learning has many different career paths for individuals interested in careers that contribute to the work we do to help make a difference in our communities. We have full-time, part-time, and on-call, employment opportunities in several areas including: Early Childhood Education, Family Services, Nutrition, Advocacy, and Management & Business
Transfers and promotions are encouraged within the agency allowing for career growth and employee satisfaction. See our Career Tracks for a detailed look at our the types of jobs here at CCS and career advancement opportunities. We give a hiring preference to qualified current and past Head Start parents and are proud of the fact that 38% of our current staff are past parents who often start as volunteers to learn and enhance their knowledge and skills then continue on to employment with our agency..
We offer excellent benefits for regular employees including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, training and professional development opportunities, advancement opportunities, paid leave, holidays, retirement plan 403(b) with up to 3% matching contribution.
Our Human Resource Department is located in our administrative office at 2060 E. Industrial Drive, Wasilla, Alaska 99654.
For more information, please come by, call us at 373-7000, or email Cathy Gruver, Human Resource Director or Laura Wheeler, Human Resource Assistant.
For more information on our current employment opportunities, benefits, or how to apply, please select one of the above tabs.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, disability, genetics, veteran status or any other status or classification protected under applicable state or federal law. For assistance in the recruitment process please contact us.
The following positions start August 2016, interviews will occur in mid-July or early-August. Most are part year positions starting the end of August and going through mid-May with school breaks & summers off.
Family Advocate, Meadow Lakes Center, 30 hours per week, $13.50 - 16.50 DOE/E. Full benefits
Preschool Teacher, Meadow Lakes Center, 40 hours per week, $16 - $18.50 DOE/E. Degree required. Full benefits.
Substitute - On Call - All Centers and All Programs, training opportunities, $10 - $11/hr DOE/E. Work as much or as little as you want to. Sub at all centers or just one - Wasilla, Meadow Lakes, Sutton, and Chugiak.
Post- and Continued Employment Requirements
CCS Early Learning offers competitive wages, job advancement opportunities and an exceptional benefits plan. We offer medical, dental, vision, and life insurance programs to qualified employees. Educational reimbursements, paid leave, paid holidays, a health and wellness program, a flexible benefits program, Health Savings Account contributions, and a 403(b) tax deferred annuity with up to a 3% match.
Most of our Head Start positions are seasonal with staff working from approximately mid-August to mid-May with most school holidays and breaks off as well. Early Head Start positions are full year (49 weeks), there is a 2 week layoff at Christmas and one wee in July. Check Vacancy Announcements in our Employment Opportunities tab for more information about current openings.
For more information about our benefits program, download our Summary Benefits Description.