Employment

Join the HACAP team

Are you interested in working with a nonprofit organization that is passionate about building strong communities and providing support to people in need? Take the next step toward creating change by applying for one of our available positions below.

Open Positions

Substitutes (Linn, Johnson, Jones, Washington & Benton Counties)

Location: Linn, Johnson Jones, Washington, & Benton Counties

Work Schedule: Varies

Wages: $10.00/hr

Summary Description:

Substitute Teacher supports the Teacher in planning, implementing and maintaining a nurturing and supportive educational program for children.

Qualifications:

High School Dipolma/GED and 3 months preschool experience.

To Apply:

Send cover letter and resume to:
HACAP Human Resources, P.O. Box 490 Hiawatha, IA 52233
Fax: (319) 393-6263
E-mail: hr@hacap.org

Resource Specialist II

Location: Corporate Office, Hiawatha

Work Schedule: 8:00am - 5:00pm, M-F

Wages: $16.39/hr, Full benefits

Summary Description:

 The Resource Specialist II is responsible for supporting the Food Bank fundraising efforts, including data management of gifts from individuals, corporations, community organizations and foundations, as well as coordination of food/fund drives and special events. This position works closely with the Food Reservoir Director and provides integral support for development efforts.

Qualifications:

1.  A bachelor’s degree is preferred but not required;

2.  3-5 years of experience in community relations, customer service, fundraising, marketing/public relations, or nonprofit support services;

3.  Ability to plan and manage fundraising activities, special events, support gift solicitation and assist with grant writing;

4.  Strong interpersonal and professional skills, ability to successfully work with a wide variety of individuals and attention to detail;

5. Experience with donor database software and prospect research resources preferred

6. Assist with identifying possible mobile food pantry sponsors with Food Reservoir Director

7. Position requires ability and willingness to work a flexible schedule, including periodic evening and weekend hours

 

To Apply:

Send cover letter and resume to:
HACAP Human Resources, P.O. Box 490 Hiawatha, IA 52233 
Fax: (319) 393-6263 
E-mail: hr@hacap.org

Part-Time Cook/Dishwasher

Location: Waterfront Head Start, Iowa City

Work Schedule: 9:00AM - 1:00PM, Monday-Friday

Wages: $13.24/hour, no benefits

Summary Description:   

This position is responsible for assisting in food preparation, washing dishes and maintaining a functional kitchen that provides daily meal service for the Head Start center.

Qualifications:

1. High school diploma or GED

2. One year food service experience

 

To Apply:

Send cover letter and resume to:
HACAP Human Resources, P.O. Box 490 Hiawatha, IA 52233 
Fax: (319) 393-6263 
E-mail: hr@hacap.org

Head Start Family Support Worker/Home Visitor III

Location: Inn Circle Head Start, Cedar Rapids

Work Schedule: 8:00am - 5:00pm, M-F

Wages: $16.56/hr, Full benefits

Summary Description:

This position is responsible for building and maintaining a partnership with families that encourages growth, safety, and well-being of the entire family. The Family Support Worker/Home Visitor embodies a strength-based approach to empower and nurture individuals and families towards stabilization and maintain self-sufficiency.

Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in ECE

OR

Bachelor's degree in related field with 18 hours coursework in ECE

 

 

To Apply:

Send cover letter and resume to:
HACAP Human Resources, P.O. Box 490 Hiawatha, IA 52233 
Fax: (319) 393-6263 
E-mail: hr@hacap.org

Early Literacy Specialist

Location: Marion and Urban WIC Offices, Cedar Rapids

Work Schedule: 8:00am - 4:30pm, Part-time and Full-time available

Wages: $16.39 - $17.87/hour

Summary Description:

Early Literacy Specialists partner with parents/children enrolled in the WIC program in Linn County to promote early language and literacy skills of young children birth to age five. This position provides family-centered individual and group educational sessions to promote language and early literacy skill development. Early Literacy Specialists will be responsible for responding to parents' and professionals' concerns regarding child development and linking families with community resources as needed to meet individual family needs.

Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's degree in ECE, Child Development, Social Work, or field related to parent education
  2. One year of experience working with parents of young children
  3. Experience demonstrating strong organizational and communication skills
  4. Experience working with persons from diverse cultural and economic backgrounds

 

To Apply:

Send cover letter and resume to:
HACAP Human Resources, P.O. Box 490 Hiawatha, IA 52233 
Fax: (319) 393-6263 
E-mail: hr@hacap.org

Lead Toddler Worker II

Location: Coral Ridge Early Head Start, Coralville

Work Schedule: 8:30am - 5:30pm, M-F

Wages: $14.12/hr, Full benefits

Summary Description:

Interact with toddlers in the implementation of daily activities planned to meet their social, emotional, intellectual and physical needs in accordance with Early Head Start Program performance standards.

Qualifications:

Associate's Degree or higher in Early Childhood Education

OR

High School Diploma/GED AND Current Infant/Toddler Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential

 

 

To Apply:

Send cover letter and resume to:
HACAP Human Resources, P.O. Box 490 Hiawatha, IA 52233 
Fax: (319) 393-6263 
E-mail: hr@hacap.org

Assistant Teacher II

Location: Coral Ridge Head Start, Coralville

Work Schedule: 8:00am - 4:30pm, M-F

Wages: $14.12/hr, Full benefits

Summary Description:

The Assistant Teacher supports the Teacher in planning, implementing and maintaining a nurturing and supportive educational program for participating children. This position also works to carry out activities covering the comprehensive nature of the program.

Qualifications:

Associate's Degree in Early Childhood

OR

Two years experience in a licensed child care program

AND one of the following:

Preschool Child Development Associate credential (CDA)

One year Early Childhood Diploma from an accredited Community College

Other related Associate's Degree with nine (9) hours of coursework in Early Childhood Education

 

 

To Apply:

Send cover letter and resume to:
HACAP Human Resources, P.O. Box 490 Hiawatha, IA 52233 
Fax: (319) 393-6263 
E-mail: hr@hacap.org

Comprehensive Services Supervisor

Location: Coral Ridge Head Start/Early Head Start, Coralville

Work Schedule: 8:00am - 5:00pm, M-F

Wages: $23.48/hr, Full benefits

Summary Description:

The Head Start Comprehensive Services Supervisor is a management position that supervises Head Start operations at a specific site(s). The position is responsible for building a team that will plan, implement and maintain a nurturing and supportive educational program for participating families and children. The position oversees the day-to-day implementation of all Head Start component and DHS licensing standards. Supervisor assures that all Head Start families served at the site receive comprehensive program services.

Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education and two years experience in a licensed preschool/daycare

OR

Bachelor's Degree in related field with 18 credit hours of Early Childhood coursework or current Child Development Associate (CDA) credential and three years experience in a licensed preschool/daycare

OR

Bachelor's Degree with endorsement to teach at the early childhood level and two years of experience

AND

One year supervisory experience

 

 

To Apply:

Send cover letter and resume to:
HACAP Human Resources, P.O. Box 490 Hiawatha, IA 52233 
Fax: (319) 393-6263 
E-mail: hr@hacap.org

HACAP is committed to equal employment opportunity and will not discriminate against or in favor of any employee or applicant on the basis of age, race, sex, creed, color, religion, disability, sexual orientation, national origin, or political affiliation.