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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 Educator
After-school Program
Big Brother/Big Sister Programs

Camp Director
Career 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 Welfare Worker
Children's Homes
Children's Program Director
College/University Instructor
Community Center Director
Community Organization Director
Community Worker 
Cooperative Extension Specialist
Cooperative Extension Specialist Youth Advisor

Curriculum Developer / Specialist
Day Care Center Teacher
Day Care Center Director
Delinquent Youth  
Developmentally Disabled Youth Programs  
Family Advocate
Family Advocacy / Public Policy Specialist
Family and Consumer Sciences Professional
Family and Consumer Scientist
Family Life Educator
Family Planning Counselor
Family Support Worker
Family Violence Programs

Foster Care Administrator
4-H Professional
Girl Scout Professional
Head Start - any position
Human Development Consultant
Human Resources Specialist
Human Services Administrator
Infant Development Program
Infant-Toddler Program Professional (Early Head Start)
Parent Educator Coordinator
Parents as Teachers - home visiting program
Parents Without Partners Programs
Patient Relations Representative
Pediatric Recreation
Personal / Home Care Aide
Playroom Director
Political Advocate for Child & Family
Preschool Worker/Administrator/ Director
Product Safety Advocate
Recreation Director / Assistant
Research Assistant
Respite Care Worker
Social Services Caseworker
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