Employment Opportunities
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HEAD START
Home Based Teacher for Pipestone County
For the 2018-2019 Program Year

 

 

Position is 10 months, full-time and 2 months part time.  Home Visitor to assist parents of children birth to 5 year olds in the role of being the first and most important teacher of their child by planning, implementing and documenting an individualized curriculum for each child assigned.  Must have a high school diploma, Educational requirement preferred Family Service Credential or willingness to obtain during the first year of employment, plus obtain certification in the Home Based curriculum.  Must have transportation available for work use.  Former Head Start parents are encouraged to apply.  Reasonable accommodation for special needs will be furnished upon request.
Application deadline Open until filled.

Click here to view the Job Description
 

To apply, send SMOC application, resume and college transcripts.

 

Application forms are available below or at
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc.,
1106 3rd Avenue, PO Box 787,
Worthington, MN 56187.
Please submit agency application form to
Executive Director   

 

 

 

 
 
 

HEAD START
Classroom Assistant Teacher / Bus Rider
For the 2018-2019 Program Year

25-30 hours per week, non-exempt.  Responsible for assisting the teacher with the children in the various activities at the Center and on field trips.  In addition, responsible for riding the bus to and from the Center, assisting the driver, adhering to transportation guidelines.  Former Head Start parents are encouraged to apply.  Reasonable accommodations for special needs will be furnished upon request.  Starting August 2018.  Application deadline is open until filled.

Click here to view the Job Description

 

 Application forms are available below or at
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc.,
1106 3rd Avenue, PO Box 787,
Worthington, MN 56187.
Please submit agency application form to
Executive Director 

 
 
 

HEAD START BUS DRIVER
For the 2018-2019 Program Year
Part-Time in the Pipestone Area


10 month position for 2018-2019 program year to provide safe transportation for three and four year old children in a Head Start Bus.  Minimum of a Comercial Driver’s License (CDL) with Passenger Endorsement (willing to help you obtain CDL).  Must be able to pass a DOT physical, and enter into mandatory drug and alcohol testing.  Former Head Start parents are encouraged to apply.  Reasonable accommodation for special needs will be furnished upon request. 

Click here to view the Job Description

Application deadline is: Open Until Filled.

Application forms are available below or at
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc.,
1106 3rd Avenue, PO Box 787,
Worthington, MN 56187.
Please submit agency application form to
Executive Director  
 
 


 
 


HEAD START TEACHER
For the 2018-2019 Program Year
Classroom located in Worthington

Position is 10 months, full-time, and 2 months part-time.  Teacher to assist parents with 3 and 4 year olds in the role of being the first and most important teacher of their child by planning, implementing and documenting an individualized curriculum for each child assigned.  Minimum Educational requirement is an Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field.  Bilingual skills beneficial, but not required.  Must have transportation available for work use.  Former Head Start parents are encouraged to apply.  Reasonable accommodation for special needs will be furnished upon request.  Application deadline is open until filled.

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To apply, a Southwestern MN Opportunity Council application must be completed, also submit your resume and copies of your diploma, teaching license, college transcripts.

Application forms are available below or at
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc.,
1106 3rd Avenue, PO Box 787,
Worthington, MN 56187.
Please submit agency application form to
Executive Director 


 

  
 

 

HEAD START BUS DRIVER
Worthington Area

9 month position for 2018-2019 program year to provide safe transportation for three and four year old children in a Head Start Bus.  Minimum of a Comercial Driver’s License (CDL) with Passenger Endorsement (willing to help you obtain CDL).  Must be able to pass a DOT physical, and enter into mandatory drug and alcohol testing.  Former Head Start parents are encouraged to apply.  Reasonable accommodation for special needs will be furnished upon request. 
Application deadline is: Open Until Filled.


Click Here for a Full Job Description


Application forms are available below or at
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc.,
1106 3rd Avenue, PO Box 787,
Worthington, MN 56187.
Please submit agency application form to
Executive Director 

 

 
 


PRAIRIELAND TRANSIT SYSTEM
Full-Time Bus Driver

Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc. (SMOC) is currently accepting applications for a Full-Time Bus Driver.

This position will operate a 15-18 passenger bus to transport passengers on a public transit route throughout the City of Worthington Monday-Friday; approximately 40 hours each week.

Minimum requirements include the ability to attain a CDL with passenger endorsement.  Ability to lift and carry packages up to 30 pounds in weight.  Ability to operate and maintain a wheel chair lift.  Ability to communicate with a large diversity of clients including persons with disabilities, elderly, children, and persons with limited English.  Must pass pre-employment Drug Test (subject to random Drug and Alcohol Testing thereafter) and DOT medical examination upon hire.

Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  Reasonable accommodation for special needs will be furnished upon request. 
Application deadline is open until filled.

Application forms are available below or at
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc.,
1106 3rd Avenue, PO Box 787,
Worthington, MN  56187. 
Please submit agency application form to
Executive Director

 

 
 


PRAIRIELAND TRANSIT SYSTEM
Part-Time Bus Driver

Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc. (SMOC) is currently accepting applications for a Full-Time Bus Driver.

This position will operate a 15-18 passenger bus to transport passengers on a public transit route throughout the City of Worthington Monday-Friday; less than 30 hours each week.

Minimum requirements include the ability to attain a CDL with passenger endorsement.  Ability to lift and carry packages up to 30 pounds in weight.  Ability to operate and maintain a wheel chair lift.  Ability to communicate with a large diversity of clients including persons with disabilities, elderly, children, and persons with limited English.  Must pass pre-employment Drug Test (subject to random Drug and Alcohol Testing thereafter) and DOT medical examination upon hire.

Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  Reasonable accommodation for special needs will be furnished upon request. 
Application deadline is open until filled.

Application forms are available below or at
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc.,
1106 3rd Avenue, PO Box 787,
Worthington, MN  56187. 
Please submit agency application form to
Executive Director

 

 
 

 

 HOMEMAKERS

Pipestone Area


We are seeking caring and reliable individuals for homemaking services in and around the
Pipestone MN area.  Homemakers assist clients with duties such as cleaning, cooking and laundry. 
Homemakers must have reliable transportation.  Background checks will be completed.

Hourly wage is $10.58. 
Applications can be found at the bottom of this page
or contact Cherie at

Southwestern MN
O
pportunity Council, Inc.
Worthington, MN

507-376-4195 ext. 249

 

 
  



SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM

A variety of part-time training positions.  If you are 55 or older, unemployed and have limited income, we might have a training position that is right for you.  You can earn while you learn new skills or enhance your current skills through the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP).  SCSEP is a Department of Labor training program that helps older adults to find employment.  Training positions are provided by local non-profit and governmental agencies.  Veterans & their spouses, women, and minorities are encouraged to apply.  Applicants must have the desire to learn new skills or enhance their current skills in order to re-enter the job market. 

Applications can be found at the bottom of this page
or contact Doug at

Southwestern MN
O
pportunity Council, Inc.
Worthington, MN

507-376-4195 ext. 228

 


 


 

Updated: June 25, 2018

 
To apply, an application must be completed. 

Executive Director
Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council, Inc.
1106 3rd Avenue PO Box 787
Worthington, MN 56187

Telephone Number – 507-376-4195 or Toll Free 1-800-658-2444
TTY – 507-372-7279

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