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Early Child Care and Education Opportunities

The list will include first former internship and student teaching placements and then list places of employment of graduates.

Internship/Student teaching placements

Pittsburg YMCA, Pittsburg, KS *
The Family Resource Center, Pittsburg, KS *
PSU Early Childhood Preschool Lab*
SEK Head Start*
Parents as Teachers/ Greenbush
First Steps, Southwest Missouri
Children's Miracle Network, Joplin
TFI Family Services, Pittsburg


Southeast Kansas Head Start
Activity Director/Specialist
Adoption Centers
Adult Daycare Aide
Adult Educator
After-school Program
Big Brother/Big Sister Programs

Camp Director
Career Counselor

Career Guidance Counselor
Child Advocate
Child & Family Development Education
Child Care Resource & Referral
Child Care Worker/Administrator/ Director
Child Day Care Service
Child Development Specialist
Child Development/Teacher or Director
Child Life Specialist
Child Protection Investigator

Child Support Enforcement Specialist
Child Welfare Worker
Children's Homes
Children's Program Director
College/University Instructor
Community Center Director
Community Organization Director
Community Worker 
Consumer Education Specialist
Consumer Protection Specialist
Cooperative Extension Agent
Cooperative Extension Specialist
Cooperative Extension Specialist Youth Advisor
Court Mediator  
Credit Counselor
Crisis Center Worker/Administrator/ Director  
Curriculum Developer / Specialist
Day Care Center Teacher
Day Care Center Director
Delinquent Youth  
Developmentally Disabled Youth Programs  
Director of Residence Life
Divorce Recovery
Doulas/Post-Partum Care
Drug and Alcohol Counselor
Elder Care Aide
Employment Counselor
Family Advocate
Family Advocacy / Public Policy Specialist
Family and Consumer Sciences Professional
Family and Consumer Scientist
Family Counselor
Family Financial Planner
Family Life Educator
Family Planning Counselor
Family Support Worker
Family Violence Programs

Foster Care Administrator
Four H (4H) Professional
Girl Scout Professional
Group Home Worker/Administrator
Head Start - any position
Hospice Case manager
Housing Coordinator
House Parent
Human Development Consultant
Human Resources Specialist
Human Services Administrator
Infant Development Program
Infant-Toddler Program Professional (Early Head Start)
Juvenile Court Caseworker
Legislation Lobbyist
Long-Term Care Facility Administrator
Magazine Editor
Marketing Specialist
Marriage and Family Therapist
Mediator / Arbitrator
Mental Health Specialist
Parent Educator Coordinator
Parents as Teachers - home visiting program
Parents Without Partners Programs
Patient Relations Representative
Pediatric Recreation
Personal / Home Care Aide
Personnel Director
Planned Parenthood Programs
Play Therapist
Playroom Director
Political Advocate for Child & Family
Preschool Worker/Administrator/ Director
Product Safety Advocate
Public Relations Specialist
Recreation Director / Assistant
Recreation Therapist
Research Assistant
Respite Care Worker
School Dormitories
Social Services Caseworker
Social Services Option
Software Developer, Child or Family
Special Education Aide / Teacher
State Schools 
Technical Writer for products
Teenage Parenting Educator
Textbook Editor
Vocational Counselor

Volunteer Coordinator
Writer, Educational Materials
Youth Counselor
Youth Services Director
YMCA/YWCA Professional

With additional certifications or graduate school

Birth to Three Specialist
Case Worker/Manager/Coordinator
Coordinator of Developmental Disabilities
Divorce Counselor
Early Childhood Teacher/Counselor
Intervention Specialist
Licensed Social Worker
Licensing Representative
Outreach Worker for Chronically/Mentally Ill
School Social Worker
School for Blind/Deaf