MSU hiring childcare professionals statewide

Published 4:20 pm Monday, September 11, 2023

By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Extension Service

Individuals interested in working with young children and families are encouraged to apply for job openings with the Mississippi State University Extension Service.

Mississippi Child Care Resource and Referral at MSU Extension is hiring program associates and office associates in several counties statewide.

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MSCCRR employees work throughout the state to build a stronger support network for children and provide early childhood resources, referrals, family engagement activities, and more.

Duties include the following:
•       Greeting and directing visitors and answering questions
•       Ordering, stocking and distributing training and office supplies
•       Organizing, cataloging and maintaining educational learning materials and resources
•       Scheduling, coordinating and planning a monthly community event to share a fun and educational experience

Team members are employees of the MSU Extension Service. Employee benefits include health insurance, tuition remission, life insurance, Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi retirement plan, dental and vision insurance, and paid personal and medical leave.

For more detailed information about openings and to apply, visit MSU’s job website at