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The mission of The Piñon Project Family Resource Center is to strengthen our community by providing comprehensive services for children and families. 

The Piñon Project Core Values:

Education: We value and support learning. Perseverance: Never give up. Honesty: Sincere intentions. Integrity: Adherence to core values. Respect: Acceptance. Collaboration: Working together. Excellence: Going above and beyond. Belief: Guiding principles.

The mission of the Tree House Early Learning Center is to provide developmentally appropriate activities for children 6 weeks to 12 years, to encourage independence through these activities and to encourage family involvement through literacy nights, parent teacher conferences, and Treasure Chest Literacy program.

Student Advocate

The Piñon Project is seeking a Full-Time Student Advocate. The Student Advocate works directly and collaboratively with a caseload of individual students and their families, school staff and community services providers to implement strategies that address school success and school completion for students in need of additional support. The Student Advocate will track goals for students, engage, motivate, support and guide students to engagement in school and community. Candidates must successfully pass a background check and drug testing. EOE.  Apply via Indeed or email a resume and cover letter to Kelli Hargraves, Assistant Director, The Pinon Project.

Lead Infant Room Classroom Teacher

The Piñon Project Family Resource Center is accepting applications for a full-time Lead Infant Room Classroom Teacher to join the Tree House Early Learning Center Staff here in Cortez. Early Childhood Education experience is required, and current CDA is preferred. Candidates must successfully pass a background check and drug testing. EOE.  Apply via Indeed or email a resume and cover letter to Kellie Willis, Executive Director, The Pinon Project.

Part-Time Classroom Teacher Aide

The Piñon Project Family Resource Center is seeking a part-time Classroom Teacher Aide to join the Tree House Early Learning Center Staff here in Cortez. Early Childhood Education experience and/or current CDA is preferred. Candidates must successfully pass a background check and drug testing. EOE.  Apply via Indeed or email a resume and cover letter to Kellie Willis, Executive Director, The Pinon Project.

Part-Time Cook Assistant

The Tree House Early Learning Center is looking for a part-time Cook Assistant to join the team! Previous kitchen experience and CACFP knowledge are preferred for this Monday through Friday position. Applicants must have a high school diploma, a valid Colorado driver's license or the ability to obtain one prior to hire, successfully pass a background check, and drug screening. EOE.

Apply via Indeed or email a resume and cover letter to Kellie Willis, Executive Director, The Pinon Project.