How to Apply

Resumes and applications are accepted in person, by mail, email, or fax. 
Child Development Services    100 South Pine, Suite #220    Zeeland, MI 49464

Fax: 616-796-3284   ♦  Email: applicants@cdsoc.org

Click here: Application for employment

All employees working 32 hours or more qualify for our generous total benefits package.  For details on this, please see our Benefits Summary.


Open Positions

Teacher Assistant

Location: Rose Park Head Start, Holland

Description: This position will assist the teacher in providing educational instruction in the classroom

Qualifications: Must have a CDA credential or be enrolled in a CDA class and ready to obtain the credential within one year of hire. Prefer associate degree in child development or early childhood education.

Schedule: 40 hours/week, Monday-Friday, school year

Posting date: 9/19/17. Internal application deadline: 9/26/17


EHS Floater

Location: Hope Head Start and Childcare and Administrative office, with ability to work in any center as needed.

Description: This position will play a dual role as a Floater at Hope and as a Floater for the EHS Home Visitors.  This position will assist the EHS teacher in the classroom and assist the EHS Home Visitors with home visits and socializations by implementing the Early Head Start Home Base program model utilizing the Parents as Teachers Curriculum.

Qualifications: Prefer a bachelor’s degree in child development or early childhood education, social work, or related field

Schedule: 32-40 hours/week, Monday-Friday, year round

Posting date: 9/7/17. Internal application deadline: 9/14/17


Bus Driver

Location: Maplewood Head Start

Description: Safely operates the school bus to transport children to and from their homes and the Head Start center, while maintaining accurate records of assigned buses and children

Qualifications: High school diploma or GED is required.  CDL with Passenger and School endorsements is also required.

Schedule: Full-time. Monday-Thursday school year program

Posting date: 9/19/17. Internal application deadline: 9/26/17


Bus Driver

Location: Rose Park Head Start

Description: Safely operates the school bus to transport children to and from their homes and the Head Start center, while maintaining accurate records of assigned buses and children

Qualifications: High school diploma or GED is required.  CDL with Passenger and School endorsements is also required.

Schedule: Full-time. Monday-Thursday school year program

Posting date: 8/15/17


Bus Driver

Location: Coopersville Head Start

Description: Safely operates the school bus to transport children to and from their homes and the Head Start center, while maintaining accurate records of assigned buses and children

Qualifications: High school diploma or GED is required.  CDL with Passenger and School endorsements is also required.

Schedule: Part-time approx. 26 hours/week. Monday-Thursday school year program

Posting date: 8/21/17


Child Development Services Lakeshore Head Start is an equal opportunity employer
and a qualified public service organization for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.