Colorado Openings

Thank you for your interest in working for Centro! Below you will find a listing of all vacancies in Colorado. Please fill out an application and email it to our Human Resource Specialists: Laura Torres, , or Edith Urbina, . If you have any questions about any of the positions listed, Laura and Edith would be happy to assist you.

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Employment Application - English

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  • Bus Driver

    Wage Range: $18.46 - $24.46

    Under the supervision of the Lead Bus Driver, this position is responsible for ensuring the safe and efficient transport of children and parents/families between program activities and home and on field trips. This position is also responsible to keep the vehicle clean and in safe operating conditions always.
    Qualifications: High school diploma or GED, current in-state Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with a School Bus and Passenger endorsement and/or other criteria specifically required by the state. CPR and First Aid Certification required. Bilingual preferred English/Spanish.
    Number of vacancies: 3
    Location(s): Grand Junction (1),  Olathe (1), Greeley (1)

  • Center Aide

    Wage Range: $12.24 - $15.68

    Under the supervision of the Regional Manager, possess the ability and willingness to help various areas as assigned. Primary duties will be helping in the classroom, on the playground, and/or on the bus to ensure safety and promote school readiness. Secondary duties may include supporting the cook, office manager, family service specialist, and disabilities specialist.
    Qualifications: High School diploma. Bilingual English-Spanish preferred. This is a part time position (28 hours per week)
    Total Number of vacancies: 5 Type: Full time (40 hours per week) 
    Location(s): Grand Junction (2),  Olathe (2) Greeley (1)

  • Family Service Specialist

    Wage Range: $15.46 - $21.27

    Under the direct supervision of the Family and Community Partnership manager, develops and oversees family partnership activities and develops collaborative community partnerships. Actively recruits to meet and maintain funded enrollment throughout the program year. Works closely with parents, teachers, developmental specialists, and community partners to implement agency and Head Start program objectives and activities. Plays a critical role in engaging families in the program and supporting families in children’s school readiness and manages disability services at the center for children and families. Bilingual English-Spanish preferred.
    Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in social work or a related field. Bilingual Spanish-English required.
    Number of vacancies: 1
    Location(s):  Brighton

  • IT & Data Systems Specialist

    Wage Range: $21.14 - $32.11

    Under the direction of the Controller, oversees the data management activities and all operations of the IT department for the program. Manage all aspects of the Information Technology areas, troubleshoot systems hardware and software, oversee IT maintenance and equipment. 
    Qualifications: A minimum of high school diploma or GED with two years related experience and demonstrated knowledge of Information Technology is required. Bilingual English Spanish preferred.
    Number of vacancies: 1
    Location(s): Greeley/Brighton

  • Office Manager

    Wage Range: $13.72 - $18.95

    Under the direct supervision of the Center Support Specialist, provides administrative support to the Head Start center. Implements and ensures quality services to children and families in accordance with Head Start Performance Standards. Provides support to staff in all activities affecting and involving children. Oversees use and inventory of office equipment and materials. Occasionally drives a school bus.
    Qualifications: Associate degree or higher in administration, management, or related field. Bilingual in Spanish and English strongly recommended. CDL required or the ability to obtain one.
    Number of vacancies: 1
    Location(s):  Brighton

  • Teacher - Early Head Start (Infant/Toddler)

    Wage Range: $13.72 - $18.95

    Under the supervision of the Education Specialist, administers a program of early childhood education that is developmentally, linguistically & culturally appropriate; meets the individual & holistic needs of infants and toddlers; plans and implements learning experiences that ensure effective curriculum implementation and use of assessment to help promote children’s developmental progression; and works closely with parents and families to ensure they are intentionally included in the planning & execution of their child’s education. Works as a team member with other staff, parents, and volunteers.
    Qualifications: Child Development Associate (CDA) or comparable credential, with a focus on infant and toddler development. Bilingual English-Spanish preferred.
    Number of vacancies: 2
    Locations:  Grand Junction (1) Greeley (1)

  • Teacher - Preschool

    Wage Range: $15.46 - $21.27

    Under the supervision of the Education Specialist, administers a program of early childhood education that is developmentally, linguistically & culturally appropriate; meets the individual & holistic needs of preschool aged children; plans and implements learning experiences that ensure effective curriculum implementation and use of assessment to help promote children’s developmental progression; and works closely with parents and families to ensure they are intentionally included in the planning and execution of their child’s education. Works as a team member with other staff, parents, and volunteers.
    Qualifications: Associate degree in Early Childhood Education or a related field; with experience in teaching preschool-age children. Bilingual English-Spanish preferred.
    Number of vacancies: 2
    Location(s): Grand Junction (1), Greeley (1)

  • Transportation and Facilities Specialist

    Wage Range: $15.46 - $21.27

    Under the direction of the Transportation & Facilities Manager and Area Manager, supports the management of the transportation and facilities components for the centers, assist in running all aspects of the transportation, maintenance, and safety component areas of the centers in accordance with the Head Start Act, Head Start Performance Standards, applicable laws and regulations, state licensing guidelines, and national best practices.
    Qualifications: High School diploma with some college highly preferred. Some experience with facilities and transportation management. Experience with working with and following federal guidelines. Class B CDL with school bus, passenger and air brake endorsements highly preferred, will train right candidate, expected within 60 days.
    Number of vacancies: 1
    Location(s): Greeley/Brighton