Early Childhood Teacher & Assistant Teacher Positions

Hawkeye Area Community Action Program, Inc.

Hawkeye Area Community Action Program, Inc. (HACAP) is hiring early childhood educators for our Head Start and Early Head Start programs.  We are looking for Teachers and Assistant Teachers and have both full-time and part-time positions available in many of the counties we deliver services in, including both Linn and Johnson counties.

Early Childhood Teacher: $20.70 – $23.08 per hour based on qualifications
Assistant Teacher: $14.12 - $16.44 per hour based on qualifications

All new full-time and part-time employees are eligible for a $1200 retention incentive after 180 days of employment.


We’re proud to offer:

  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Retirement Savings (IPERS and/or 403b) with generous company match
  • Paid Time off and 9 company paid holidays
  • Short Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Optional Benefits such as Flexible Spending, Long Term Disability, Voluntary Life/Accident


HACAP proudly serves nearly 1000 children in Head Start and Early Head Start programs across 9 counties in Eastern Iowa.  The Head Start and Early Head Start programs are delivered though our preschool (ages birth to five) based approach focused on comprehensive early childhood education, health, nutrition, and family well-being to families in need in your community.



We are HACAP - a diverse, community-focused nonprofit dedicated to the sustained improvement of human life in our communities. As one of sixteen Iowa community action agencies, we provide flexible and adaptive programs and services that work toward removing the barriers to self-sufficiency. HACAP provides service in nine counties in Iowa: Benton, Dubuque, Delaware, Iowa, Jackson, Johnson, Jones, Linn and Washington. We build collaboration among for-profit, nonprofit, faith-based, service groups and community members in order to make stronger, healthier communities.


Job ID: 78634

Posted 17 days ago

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