L.E.A.P. is the Community Action Agency for Washington County. We support individuals and families in attaining self-sufficiency by providing services, sharing resources, and through community collaboration. We let the customers we serve define their own versions of success and then our dedicated staff aids in determining a plan to achieve those goals.
L.E.A.P. offers services through our Head Start/ Early Head Start Program and our Career and Family Services Programs. Head Start/ Early Head Start works with children ages 0-5 and their families to prepare children for school. Our Career and Family Services Office provides employment and training services, helps you and adults attain their high school equivalency, provides transportation to senior citizens and Medicaid eligible adults, maintains an emergency food pantry and provides emergency services such has rent and utilities assistance.
Employment and Training Assistant DirectorCategory: Social Services & Non-ProfitL.E.A.P. has just created a brand new position– Employment and Training Assistant Director! If you are looking to make a real difference in people’s lives, apply to work at L.E.A.P. today. This position will give the right applicant the ability to make a difference for businesses and job-seekers here in Washington County. You will gain lifelong experience and insight into workforce ...read moreContact: Traci RossPhone:(518) 746-2390Fax:(518) 746-2389
Program CoordinatorCategory: Non-Profit and Social ServicesJob Title: Program Coordinator Departments: Career and Family Services Status: Full time (35 hours/week), Non-Exempt Location: Career & Family Program Suite Reports To: Career & Family Services Program Director RATE OF PAY: $16.43 per hour The Program Coordinator reports directly to the Career and Family Services Program ...read moreContact: Nancy WarnockPhone:(518) 746-2390Fax:(518) 746-2389
PRESCHOOL LEAD TEACHER AT L.E.A.P. HEAD START DIX AVENUE IN HUDSON FALLSCategory: Education, Training & LibraryLocation: Dix Avenue Head Start Center, Hudson Falls, NY Lead Teacher for children ages 3-5 years old. Job Description L.E.A.P Head Start/Early Head Start is a well-respected Head Start program located in Washington County, NY. Dedicated to providing quality early childhood education and school readiness through interactive learning and hands-on experiences. As a Lead Teacher you ...read moreContact: Kim KenyonPhone:(518) 746-2390Fax:(518) 746-2389
Employment CounselorCategory: Non-Profit and Social ServicesEmployment Counselor Do you want to work alongside a team of individuals who are driven to provide the best possible services that we can for our communities? Then you should apply to become part of the L.E.A.P. family! As the Employment Counselor you will:Maintain a customer management systemTrack and report UI customer data and activity.Deliver job readiness training workshops to ...read moreContact: Mary CaroPhone:(518) 746-2390Fax:(518) 746-2389
Program Coordinator, TransportationCategory: Non-Profit and Social ServicesL.E.A.P.’s Program Coordinator, Transportation reports directly to the Transportation Coordinator. The Program Coordinator works cooperatively within the Career and Family Services department to assure customers are served through the Transportation, Food Pantry, Energy Services, Employment and Training, etc. programs and that Federal, State and Local regulations, required performance measures ...read moreContact: Mary CaroPhone:(518) 746-2390Fax:(518) 746-2389