To be considered for employment you must complete our Employment Application. It must be complete, signed, dated and submitted by the deadline. Page five is a Reference Request form that you must sign and date and submit with your application.

You may submit a resume as well but a completed  agency application MUST be submitted to be considered for any advertised position.

Here is a list of some agency benefits for employees.

  • When typing in the online form you can NOT SAVE typed answers in the application. Please download the form first, or print, or screenshot it if typing your answers in.

Submit applications to:

Community Action of Southeast Iowa (Central Office)
2850 Mt. Pleasant St., Suite 108
Burlington IA 52601
(319) 753-0193
Fax (319) 753-0687


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Community Action of Southeast Iowa does not accept unsolicited applications or resumes. If you have completed an application within the past 6 months, you may call the central office at 319-753-0193 and ask Human Resources that your application be pulled and considered for a currently advertised position.

Community Action of Southeast Iowa is committed to providing equal opportunity in employment and program participation for all people without regard to race, color, creed, national origin, religion, pregnancy, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran’s status, uniformed service, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. This policy applies to all hiring, compensating, training and promoting.

Current Employment Opportunities Open to the Public:

PositionLocationPart or Full TimeApplication Deadline
Early Head Start Lead TeacherMt PleasantFull timeOpen until filled
Head Start/Early Head Start SubstitutesAll locationsPart timeOpen until filled
Early Head Start Teacher (associate)Mt PleasantFull timeOpen until filled
LIHEAP Processing SpecialistBurlingtonFull timeOpen until filled
Administrative ReceptionistBurlington20 hrs/wkOpen until filled

In-House Openings; Current Staff, Substitutes & Head Start Families Only (Not open to the public):