This position will work with our collaborative Austin Independent School District partners in head start classrooms to promote the social, emotional, intellectual, language and physical development of each child in a safe and supervised educational environment. The Certified Head Start Teacher must involve parents in every aspect of program, working with them to establish both long and short term goals that will assure the necessary readiness outcomes needed for school success. The Certified Head Start Teacher assures that the classroom curriculum adheres to research- based, sound child development and early childhood educational principles. (This is a 10-month position August - June). Requirements: Baccalaureate or advanced degree in early childhood education; Valid Texas teaching certificate; Three (3) months of experience working with children 3 to 5 years preferred; Bilingual English/Spanish.