Tri-County Head Start is actively seeking to attract and retain the most dedicated and talented staff. Hiring the best staff for our organization is critical to improving child and family outcomes. We offer a variety of career opportunities with generous benefits, mentoring, and professional development.

Some of the benefits we offer are:

  • Paid Spring Break (1 week)
  • Paid Winter Break (2 weeks)
  • Paid Inclement Weather Days
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Generous Paid-Time off
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • 401 K
  • Health Insurance
  • And a warm, welcoming team environment

Please take a look at our current opportunities. If none of those are right for you, please scroll down to the positions that we offer and indicate on your application which county and position(s) you wish to apply for.

Current Opportunities

  • Cass Bus Monitor
    • Starting Rate $10.50/hour
  • Classroom Program Director (Paw Paw)
    • Starting Rate $18.03
    • Associates or higher in ECE or Child development
  • Associate Teacher—Paw Paw
    • Starting Rate $11.00
  • Bus Driver—Paw Paw
    • Starting Rate $12.50
  • Bus Monitor—Paw Paw
    • Starting Rate $11.00
  • Financial Services Specialist (Admin Office)
    • Starting Rate $12.50
  • Substitute –Program Year
    • Starting Rate $11.00/hour
  • Niles Associate Teacher (2)
    • Starting Rate $11.00/hour

Tri-County Head Start is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Agency Positions

Administrative Specialist

Bus Driver

Bus Monitor

Clerical Associate

Center Based Teacher

Center Coordinator

Center Director

Conscious Discipline Coordinator

ChildPlus Specialist

Classroom Program Director

Classroom Support Staff


Disabilities Coordinator

Data Entry Assistant

Dual Language Advocate

Dual Language Coordinator

Education Advisor

Education Coach

Education Services Administrator

EHS Administrator

EHS Food Assistant

ERSEA Application Assistant

ERSEA Manager

Family Advocate

File Clerk

Financial Services Administrator

Family Services Administrator

Financial Services Specialist

Food and Supply Transporter

Home Visitor

Health Services Data Support

Health Services Administrator

Health Services Specialist

Maintenance Worker


Mental Health Consultant

Maintenance Services Specialist

Nutrition Worker — Cook

Nutrition Worker — Cook’s Assistant

Nutrition Consultant

Office Coordinator

Site Monitor

Program Support Staff


Recruitment Specialist

Teacher’s Assistant

Transportation Administrator

Teacher Consultant

Transportation Coordinator