Careers

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.


EHS Teacher Assistant

Location:  Hope Head Start Center, Holland

Description: This position will assist the teacher in providing educational instruction in the toddler 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, year-round Monday-Friday

Posting date: 6/21/18. Internal application deadline: 6/28/18


Mental Health/Special Needs Assistant – New non-union position

Location: Administrative office with regular travel to all CDS locations

Description: This position provides support to teaching staff regarding the overall classroom environment. This position provides support to children and families who are at risk of or have been identified as having a special need or mental health issue. This position reports to the Mental Health/Special Needs Manager.

Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree in related field or a combination or a bachelor’s degree and relevant experience.

Schedule: 40 hours/week, Monday-Friday, school year program. Beginning for program year 2018-2019.

Posting date: 5/14/18. Internal application deadline: 5/21/18



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