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

WIC Specialist I

Location: Urban Clinic, Cedar Rapids

Work Schedule: 8:00am - 4:30pm, M-F, Full Year

Wages: $14.33/hr

Summary Description:

This position performs clerical and recordkeeping duties for WIC, which includes distributing benefits, initial contact with participants and maintaining WIC records. This requires a knowledge and initial interpretation of WIC policies and procedures under the direction of the WIC Coordinator.    

Qualifications:

1.  Successful completion of one-year secretarial program OR

     High School Diploma / GED AND one year clerical experience

2.  Experience with computers

3.  Ability to work under pressure with limited supervision

 

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

Child Health Care Coordinator

Location: Corporate Office, Hiawatha

Work Schedule: 8:00am - 5:00pm, M-F, Full Year

Wages: $17.88/hr

Summary Description:

The Child Health Care Coordinator provides education with families about the importance of preventive medical and dental care for children, ensures families are linked with comprehensive health services and connects families with local resources. This communication is carried out mainly through telephone contacts and written correspondence.  

Qualifications:

1.  Must have one of the following qualifications:

  • Registered nurse
  • Health professional with a bachelor's degree or higher in health education, social work, counseling, nursing, sociology, or psychology or
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or paraprofessional working under the direct supervision of the CH Project Director

2.  Must possess basic knowledge of child health development and related community services.

3.  Experience or education demonstrating competency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Access

 

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: Inn Circle Head Start, Cedar Rapids

Work Schedule: 8:30am - 5:00pm, M-F, Full Year

Wages: $14.12/hr

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 Education OR

Two years experience in a licensed (or school district based) childcare program with one of the following:

  • Pre-school 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

Head Start Cook

Location: Waterfront Head Start, Iowa City

Work Schedule: 7:45AM - 4:15PM, M-F, Full Year

Wages: $12.15/hr, Full benefits

Summary Description:

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

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

Comprehensive Services Supervisor

Location: Inn Circle Head Start, Cedar Rapids

Work Schedule: 8:00am - 5:00pm, M-F

Wages: $23.48/hr

Summary Description:

Management position that supervises Head Start operations at a specific site. 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 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.