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About the Employer

We are located in beautiful Northern California on the Sacramento River, near Shasta Lake, Whiskeytown Lake, Mt. Shasta, Mt. Lassen, and many other natural wonders. We are an outdoor enthusiast’s ideal destination. If you are searching for a place with affordable homes, where you can escape traffic and congestion, and with a true sense of community then come explore Shasta County, California.

We are committed to ensuring that all students receive a quality education taught by highly qualified and motivated staff committed to the academic, social, and emotional needs of every student. Our mission at the Shasta County Office of Education, “To be leaders in educational excellence, offering support to schools and community to ensure Shasta County students receive a quality education preparing them for high school graduation and success in career and college”. It is a mission we do not take lightly. We are accountable to our clients, not only in providing a quality education for our youth, but also in maintaining sound management practices and care in how we provide oversight to the 25 school districts in Shasta County. Together with the school district superintendents we have developed common goals centered around collaboration and support for all students throughout Shasta County.

Core Values

Service to and Engagement of school districts, and community partners and each other for the benefit of all students
Hopeful and Helpful
Aspire to improve and innovate
Shared humor and joy
Attract, hire, and retain the best employees

Job Description for Lead Instructional Assistant-Early Childhood at Shasta County Office Of Education _ EDJOIN

Requirements / Qualifications

*Submit a completed online application via EDJOIN or a paper application (found under the Links Related to this Job on the right (click on Classified Application)
**Requires completion of 12 Early Childhood Education coursework units in the following core areas: Human or Child Development, Child, Family and Community, Introduction to Curriculum and any other 3 unit early childhood education (ECE) course. Associate’s degree preferred.
*Submit Letter of Introduction stating educational background and experience as it relates to this position. (optional)
*Submit a current resume’. (optional)

If submitting by paper application, mail or drop off complete package (see requirements above) to:

Shasta County Office of Education
ATTN: Human Resources
1644 Magnolia Avenue
Redding, CA 96001

  • Copy of Transcript
  • Letter of Introduction (Letter of Introduction (Not to exceed one page)(optional))
  • Letter(s) of Recommendation (Letter(s) of Recommendation (2 Letters current within last 5 years) (optional))
  • Resume (Resume’ (optional))

Comments and Other Information

-Bella Vista PD – 8:00am-11:55am
-Hilltop – 7:45am-11:40am
-Hilltop – 8:00am-11:55 am
-Hilltop – 12:10pm-4:05pm
-Juniper FD – 7:25am-11:30am
-Juniper FD – 12:30pm-4:15pm
-Rother – 7:45am-11:40am
-Rother – 12:10pm-4:05pm

19.75 hours per week; permanent, 10 month positions

Under the direction of a supervisor, provide quality child care, learning activities and a safe and caring environment for children in an assigned early childhood program; assist with planning and implementing a variety of activities to meet the needs and interests of children.

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: High School
Hiring Requirements for This Job:
  • Background Checks
  • Minimum Hourly Wage: 17.94
    Maximum Hourly Wage: 24.13