WHY WORK FOR BERKSHIRE COUNTY HEAD START

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Company Description: Berkshire County Head Start is a non-profit organization that provides early childhood education and care. Our organization offers a half-day preschool program in six sites throughout Berkshire County. At our sites in North Adams, Pittsfield and Great Barrington, we also provide full-day child care services for families while they work, go to school, or look for employment.  Hourly Rate of pay dependent on degree level.   ​​​​


​Preschool Teacher


**Openings in Becket and Pittsfield.**


Description: 

  • includes 4 weeks vacation with sick, health, dental, life & short term disability  
  • Full-time (40 hours per week) and part time (25 hours per week) positions available.

Requirements: 

  • EEC Certification Preferred
  • Preschool teaching experience  
  • Candidate must be able to work as a strong and cooperative member of a team and possess good verbal and written communication skills.  
  • Applicant must be able to provide references, pass a Background Records Check, be reliable, be a team player, and be able to provide documentation of good health to work with children (current physical/immunizations/etc.)  
  • Bachelor's Degree preferred
  • Bilingual (Spanish) preferred  

Please apply by email Nicole; nsalvie@berkhs.org with letter of interest, resume and active references. 


BCHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA.​  

Become a volunteer!

Berkshire County Head Start is a great place to start your career in the early childhood education  field. Join the Head Start family and volunteer at one of our six sites. We provide volunteers with invaluable experience they will use in future classrooms and beyond.

BCHS Application

Please fill out the following application and upload to the form below along with your cover letter and resume. Thank you. 

Employment Application (pdf)

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