Head Start Reviews

31 Reviews
3.6
31 Reviews
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Ron Herndon
2 Ratings
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    Good PTO, good salary for teachers

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Pre-K Teacher
    Former Employee - Pre-K Teacher

    I worked at Head Start full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Summers off and snow days

    Cons

    a lot of student assessments and bureocracy.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

Head Start Interviews

Updated Jul 10, 2014
Updated Jul 10, 2014

Interview Experience

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    Head Start Program Aide- Maricopa County, Arizona Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Mesa, AZ
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mesa, AZ
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Head Start in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied online w/ resume and online form. Completed a phone interview. Was called back for in-person interview. Required to bring 4 professional references, 3 personal references, 4 letters of recommendation (two personal, two professional), copies of degree, college courses, Food Handler's Card, CPR/First Aid certifications. (Do not have food handler's or CPR/First Aid but was told they'd provide training if hired.)

    Interview Questions
    • What are three strengths and three weaknesses?
      Tell us about a situation with a co-worker in which there was a conflict and how you resolved it.
      What are your experiences working with children in this age group?
        Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    None, as salary is paid via federal grants. Pay scale based on education level. This is a contracted (10 month) position. Hire is permanent but requires annual contract renewal.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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Website www.nhsa.org
Headquarters Concord, NH
Size Unknown
Founded Unknown
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
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