Jobs Available in South Dakota Head Start Programs 

  Inter-Lakes CAP Head Start Birth to Five | Madison, SD   
(605) 256-6518

 No openings at this time

 Northeast SD Head Start | Aberdeen, SD  
(605) 229-4506

Bus Driver (Huron)
Teacher (Sisseton)

You can follow the link below for applications and job descriptions.
Feel free to call 605-229-4506 with any questions.

For Job Description and Application visit NESD Head Start Careers

 Oahe Child Development Center | Pierre, SD

No openings at this time

 South Central Child Development  | Wagner, SD 
(605) 384-3683 
Head Start Home-Based Teacher in the Winner and Colome Area
Are you interested in an agency that works with children and families to support comprehensive services for the family? Have you ever thought about wanting to be a teacher? This is a perfect opportunity to work one-on-one with a child and their parents during a weekly visit to the home to support the teaching of a parenting curriculum. Most staff work from their home and have the use of a company vehicle. We will work with the right candidate to train them for this position. The right candidate may be eligible for up to a $5,000 employment incentive. Salary starting at $30,866 based on degree and experience, plus health, vision, and agency paid full retirement in addition to vacation, sick, and flex leave. Email resume to or call South Central Child Development, Inc., 401 Walnut Ave. SW, Wagner, SD at (877) 384-3683. Employer applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Teacher Assistant for the 2022-23 School Year: Looking for an energetic and enthusiastic individual to work with current staff in a Preschool/Early Childhood classroom. Must have a high school diploma or GED. The right candidate may be eligible for up to a $1,200 employment incentive. Minimum starting wage $14.53/hr. depending on education and experience along with our outstanding benefits package, including incentive payment program, health, dental and vision insurance and a 100% employer sponsored retirement plan. Duty station: Chamberlain Head Start Center. For a job description or application go to contact the Central office at 1-877-384-3683, or email resume or application to Employer applications or resumes will be accepted until position is filled. 

TREC-Badlands Headstart | Belle Fourche, SD  
(605) 723-8837

Education & Disabilities Specialist
TREC-Badlands Head Start: Prenatal to Five is seeking a high energy, self-motivated, and professional individual to work as an Early Childhood Program Services Director/Education and Disabilities Specialist. This individual will be coordinating early childhood education services to pregnant women, infants, toddlers, and their families.  In addition, this individual will serve as early childhood education curriculum specialist for pre-school centers and their staff as well as for home visitors.  A passion for early childhood education and development, and experience working successfully with a team are necessary. The ideal candidate will possess a minimum of a BA/BS in Early Childhood. However, a related degree with coursework equivalent to a major in Early Childhood and experience teaching pre-school children will meet requirements.  In addition to education requirements, strong communication skills, familiarity with the Microsoft Office Suite (e.g., Word, Excel), experience working with families of diverse cultures, and a valid driver’s license are required.  Preference is given to individuals with Head Start experience.  This is a 40 hour per week, 52 weeks per year position.  Applicants are subject to background checks and drug screening.  This position will be located in Belle Fourche, South Dakota for office coordination with travel to sites as necessary.  We provide a competitive salary and benefit package.  Salary is dependent upon education and experience.  For more information and an application, please call 605-723-8837.  This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.  Applications must be received by January 8, 2021.

 USD Head Start | Vermillion, SD 
(605) 677-5235 

No openings at this time

Youth & Family Services | Rapid City, SD 
(605) 342-4195

Substitute Teacher and Teacher Assistant