CESA 7 HEAD START 0-5
Building connections since 1965 - the mission of the CESA 7 Head Start 0-5 is to nurture children and empower families, creating the foundation to be successful in school and life by providing high quality, comprehensive support focused on early education, health services, and family services, in partnership with our Head Start Community.
HEAD START 0-5 is a comprehensive program designed to promote the continuous growth and development of children and families with a focus on school readiness and family wellness. The program serves prenatal mothers and children ages 0-5 primarily from low-income families and also serves children with special needs.
HEAD START 0-5 is a federally and state-funded program that allows the program to be entirely free to the families who qualify. Head Start 0-5 encourages parents to become involved with all program activities.
If you are interested in any of the services listed below, please contact us at 920/683-1960.
Are you interested in enrolling in Head Start?
The Part-Day option is available to children ages 3-5 at the majority of our centers. The Part-Day option provides high-quality school readiness experiences 3.5 hours per day, Monday-Thursday during the school year.
EXTENDED DAY OPTION
The Extended-Day option is for children ages 3-5 in DePere, Howard-Suamico, and Manitowoc. These classes provide high-quality school readiness experiences 7.5 hours per day, Monday-Thursday during the school year.
Families in both Part-Day and Extended-Day receive 2 home visits with the teacher and 2 parent/teacher conferences each year with the goal of enriching both the children’s and families’ Head Start experiences. Transportation to and from the center is provided by Head Start 0-5 within designated bus routes.
Prenatal mothers, infants, and toddlers, and a small number of preschool-aged children are served through the Home-Based option. In the Home-Based option, families participate in one home visit per week for 1.5 hours and come to a central location for parent-child groups 2 times per month where they engage in fun learning activities together.
The Home-Based option runs year-round.
ADDITIONAL SERVICES PROVIDED
Assistance is provided to families directly or by referral in areas such as family wellness, energy assistance, budgeting, parenting, education, transportation issues, and job training.
Health screenings for children include a dental exam, physical exam, and vision, hearing, and nutrition screenings. Children are also served breakfast and lunch or lunch and a snack when they attend class.
Head Start 0-5 services provides educational opportunities designed to meet the individual needs of children and families. Experiences are provided that promote growth in intellectual, social/emotional, and physical development.
Children with special-needs comprise at least 10% of total Head Start 0-5 enrollment. Children with special-needs are integrated into all classroom settings.
“Parent involvement makes Head Start 0-5 work.” Parents are strongly encouraged to be involved as observers, volunteers, policy council representatives, workshop participants, and employees.
EARLY HEAD START
In the Green Bay area, the CESA 7 Head Start 0-5 program serves pregnant mothers, infants, and toddlers through a partnership with Family Services of Northeast Wisconsin, Inc. to provide Early Head Start services.
SCHOOL DISTRICT 4K
CESA 7 Head Start 0-5 is also a 4K partner with DePere, Howard-Suamico, Manitowoc, and Two Rivers public schools.
CESA 7 Head Start 0-5 has the following positions available.
If interested, please submit an application by Monday, July 5th to Janel Dietrich, Office Manager at email@example.com, or contact our office for more information at 920/683-1960 x. 2102.
We look forward to meeting YOU!
Teachers - CESA 7 Head Start 0-5
CESA 7 Head Start 0-5 is looking for individuals who are knowledgeable about young children and are skilled at guiding their development in an early childhood, preschool classroom setting. If that sounds like you, we invite you to apply to be one of our nurturing Classroom Teachers, serving, guiding and supporting children, ages 3-5, in our classrooms.
We currently have openings in our classrooms in Manitowoc, in both our part-day and extended day classrooms.
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Early Childhood Education or Elementary Education and CDA or; Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or; CDA and enrollment in classes toward Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education. 4K teachers need to have current DPI license and certification (080; 083; 086; 090; 100; 108 + 808; 42 + 086 ; 42 + 108; 42 + 080; 70-777; 71-777). Experience in pre-school setting (serving at-risk children)-preferably Head Start; working with families of varying economic, social, ethnic backgrounds preferred; staff supervision and evaluation; curriculum planning and observational child assessment and experience in methods of positive discipline/supportive classroom mgt. strategies-preferred; able to work independently, using good written communication skills to accurately complete paperwork in a timely manner.
These are school year positions beginning August 2021. Annual salary range is $32,159-33,443 for part-day teachers and $40,057-41,656 for extended day teachers.
Assistant Teachers - CESA 7 Head Start 0-5
CESA 7 Head Start 0-5 is looking for individuals who are knowledgeable about young children and are skilled at guiding their development in an early childhood, preschool classroom setting. If that sounds like you, we invite you to apply to be one of our nurturing Assistant Teachers and serve children, ages 3-5, in our classrooms.
We currently have openings in our classrooms in Manitowoc, Howard-Suamico, and Ashwaubenon.
QUALIFICATIONS: Must have a High School diploma or GED/HSED; Early Childhood classes as defined for “Child Care Teacher” in HFS 46 Licensing Rules preferred (or willing to complete according to the timeline of Head Start Personnel Policies); willing to complete Child Development Associate or begin coursework toward Associates Degree in Early Childhood within one year. Experience in a pre-school setting (serving at-risk children) preferably Head Start.
These are school year positions beginning September 2021. Positions are 27 hrs/week. The wage range is $12.37-15.00/hr.
CESA 7 Head Start is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Head Start/Early Head Start Locations:
1130 South 9th Street
Manitowoc WI 54220
Green Bay Office:
Family Services of Northeast WI
300 Crooks Street
Green Bay WI 54305
Head Start/Early Head Start Staff:
(920) 683-1960 ext 2103
(920) 683-1960 ext 2102
Child Development Manager
(920)683-1960 x. 2104
Child Development Manager
(920) 683-1960 ext. 2108
Child Development Manager
(920) 683-1960 ext. 2106
Family Services Manager
(920) 683-1960 ext. 2105
Family Services-Home Based Services Manager
(920) 683-1960 ext. 2127