EMPLOYMENT

TEACHER AIDE

Bi-County Community Action Programs, Inc. (BI-CAP) is seeking a Head Start Teacher Aide in Walker, MN.
The Teacher Aide is responsible for supporting the Teacher in the effective operation of the Head Start classroom to promote and enhance School Readiness.
Duties include assisting in setting up classroom materials and activities; keeping the classroom clean and safe; reading to children; organizing and supervising play and soothing children who are upset.
The Teacher Aide will follow the lead of the Teacher and/or Teacher Assistant in reinforcing appropriate behaviors using positive guidance. Responsibilities include assisting in classroom cleanup and family-style meals and snacks.
Requirements: Incumbent must be at least 18 years old. Preferred experience working with children ages birth to 5 years old. The job requires a High School Diploma or GED, and skills in reading, communication, math and problem solving.
Must have a strong commitment to BI-CAP’s values of collaboration, innovation and compassion as well as a respect for diversity. Applicants must pass a DHS Background Study and meet DHS & MN Rule 3 licensing requirements.
Full time, 32 hours per week during the 10-month school year (mid-August – May). $12.15/hr., with benefits during the school year.
Teacher Aide Job Description

 

HOUSING ENERGY AUDITOR

Bi-County Community Action Programs, Inc. (BI-CAP) is seeking a Housing Energy Auditor for its Weatherization Program in Bemidji, MN.
The Housing Energy Auditor assists in the delivery of all BI-CAP’s weatherization program and conducts home inspections in residential homes, entering attics, basements, crawl spaces, and living spaces.  Physical aspects of the job include moderate work involving crawling, lifting, carrying, climbing and kneeling. Successful candidate will need the ability to work in tight spaces and on ladders, as well as in adverse weather.
The position will manage contractors to install energy upgrades and will coordinate bids and repairs. Candidate will write highly-detailed job specifications and project budget estimates.
This position will help educate and empower low-income clients on energy usage; act as a referral source for other client-eligible programs; and assist with evaluation and follow-up on client services.
Requirements: Minimum qualifications: High School Diploma or GED; and a valid Minnesota driver’s license.
Must have at least one year experience in construction, energy audits, home repair, HVAC or building inspections.  Proficient computer skills needed in Word and Excel. BPI certification is a plus.
Must have a strong commitment to BI-CAP’s values of collaboration, innovation and compassion as well as a respect for diversity. Applicants must pass a DHS Background Study.
Full time, 40 hours/week, $20.84/hr, with benefits.
Housing Energy Auditor job description

KITCHEN ASSISTANT

Bi-County Community Action Programs, Inc. (BI-CAP) is seeking a Kitchen Assistant for its Head Start Center in Bemidji, MN.
The Kitchen Assistant assists with cleaning of dishes and the kitchen facility; and delivery and retrieval of food under supervision of the Head Cook and Assistant Cook.
If hired, you would start in August 2021.
Requirements: Minimum job requirements include the ability to follow written and verbal instructions. Prior experience working in a commercial kitchen setting is preferred, but not required.
Must have a strong commitment to BI-CAP’s values of collaboration, innovation and compassion as well as a respect for diversity. Applicants must pass a DHS Background Study and must meet DHS & MN Rule 3 licensing requirements.
Part-time, 32 hours/week, 10-month school year (mid-August through May). $12.15/hr. Eligible for all agency benefits including health insurance, retirement, holiday and vacation.
Kitchen Assistant job description

PRESCHOOL TEACHER AIDE

Bi-County Community Action Programs, Inc. (BI-CAP) is seeking a Preschool Teacher Aide in Bemidji, MN.
If you’re interested in helping teach preschoolers in a classroom setting and building positive relationships with children and families, this job could be for you!
If hired, you would start in August of 2021.
BI-CAP’s Head Start program proudly serves families and promotes school readiness with a focus on family wellbeing. As part of BI-CAP you’ll be eligible for a competitive benefits package and the opportunity to make a difference in the community.
As Teacher Aide you’ll work with the classroom teacher and teacher assistant to develop the learning environment, assisting in the classroom with projects and activities.
Duties include assisting in setting up classroom materials; keeping the classroom clean and safe; reading to children; organizing and supervising play activities and soothing children who are upset.
You will follow the lead of the classroom staff in reinforcing appropriate behaviors using positive guidance. You’ll assist in family-style meals and snacks.
Requirements: Incumbent must be at least 18 years old. Preferred experience working with children ages birth to 5 years old. The job requires a High School Diploma or GED, and skills in reading, communication, math and problem solving.
Must have a strong commitment to BI-CAP’s values of collaboration, innovation and compassion as well as a respect for diversity. Applicants must pass a DHS Background Study and meet DHS & MN Rule 3 licensing requirements.
Full time, 32 hours per week during the 10-month school year (mid-August – May). $12.15/hr., with benefits during the school year.
Teacher Aide Job Description

TO APPLY:

Please apply online by clicking the “APPLY ONLINE” button below.

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To request a paper application be mailed to you, please call 218-751-4631.
Mail completed application to: BI-CAP, Attn: Human Resources, P.O. Box 995, Walker, MN 56484.
For more information, please email bicap-humanresources@bicap.org

 

All positions are open until filled, unless otherwise specified. BI-CAP is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ADA Accommodations available.

WHY WORK FOR BI-CAP?

We offer a competitive benefits package and an opportunity to make a difference in our local community.

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