John Hetra Building

HOURS: 40 hours per week / 12 months – Benefit Package Included
$17.00/hour with benefits




  • Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Records Check; Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance; FBI Background Check.
  • Required to perform frequent sitting, walking, standing, lifting, able to kneel, crouch, stoop, push and pull.
  • Staff Health Appraisal / TB test results per policy.
  • Obtain / Maintain Current CPR / First Aid Certification.
  • Valid Driver’s License / Reliable Transportation.
  • Willing and Able to Travel throughout Mercer County.
  • Willing to flex hours as requested by Manager to meet the needs of the program.
  • Able to work evening and weekends as required.
  • Send letter of interest to:
    Mercer County Head Start / Early Head Start
    Attention: Human Resources Department
    1901 Memorial Drive
    Farrell, PA 16121

    Mercer County Head Start / Early Head Start is actively recruiting day to day classroom substitutes for our classroom teachers and classroom assistants. Interested applicants must have a high school degree or GED or greater, reliable transportation, Act 33 and 34 clearances, and a current physical examination. Substitutes may be asked to work in any of the 12 School districts in Mercer County, your preferences will be considered. If interested, please contact Joe Berringer, HR Manager: 724-346-4482 EXT 1341, or e-mail: hr@mchs-ehs.org for more information and to apply.


    How to Apply

    Click on link to download a fillable Employment Application, then print and sign.

    Employment Application