Job Openings

Teacher Assistant

Recruiter Nancye Claxton (

Memphis, TN

  • Teachers at our client want to make a difference in children’s lives and see their students achieve great things. As the premiere provider of Head Start programs in Memphis, the agency is committed to helping high risk children in Shelby County get ready to succeed in kindergarten. Our Assistant Teachers understand the valuable role education plays in improving the community.

Our Assistant Teachers:                                                                                      

  • Employ their skillset to aid classroom teachers in their shared mission to improve the quality of education offered to Porter-Leath’s Head Start students
  • Assist the nutrition staff with preparing high-quality meals for the students
  • Relieve teachers during periods of absence and during breaks
  • Remain a flexible and organized team player in order to help all members of the Porter-Leath Community


  • High School diploma required
  • Associate’s degree or higher in Early Childhood Education or related field preferred
  • Two (2) years of relevant work experience with infants, toddlers, and/or preschoolers
  • CPR and First Aid certification preferred