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Since its establishment in 1965, HARCATUS Head Start has helped low-income preschool children and their families.  In so doing, HARCATUS has earned recognition and support for its success in Early Childhood Education and Development.  Our program serves 393 children and their families in the counties of HARrison, CArroll, and TUScarawas (HARCATUS).




Are you looking for a rewarding career where you can make a difference in the lives of others?  Do you enjoy helping others succeed?  If so, HARCATUS Head Start may be the employer for you!

HARCATUS Head Start is looking for professionals who will:

HARCATUS Head Start has been making a difference in the lives of others, families, children, and employees alike since 1965!  Our team members share a sense of pride, value, integrity, and focus on assisting our families and children in realizing and achieving their personal best.

HARCATUS Head Start is a family-friendly organization that offers a competitive benefit package for full-time positions that includes health insurance, dental insurance, flexible spending plans, 403(b) retirement plans, as well as employee training and advancement opportunities.

Begin your rewarding career with an organization that prides itself on providing outstanding service to families, children, and the community by applying today! 




HARCATUS Head Start is hiring for the job openings listed below.

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May, 2016

Free Car Seat Checkup - Wednesday, May 4th, 2016, 11:00 AM-1:30 PM at the Bowers Learning Center in New Philadelphia

Bus Evacuation Week - May 9th -13th, 2016, at all Centers 

Safe Kids Day - Sunday, May 22nd, 2016, 1:00-4:00 PM at Kent State University, Tusc Campus in New Philadelphia

Staff Appreciation Lunch - Friday, May 20th, 11:30 AM-??? at Dutch Valley Restaurant in Sugarcreek

Memorial Day Holiday - Monday, May 30th, Central Office and all Centers Closed