The South Central Council of Governments (SCCOG) was formed as a nonprofit organization in 1975 as a bi-county association made up of county commissioners, mayors and city council members of Huerfano and Las Animas Counties. SCCOG works to help the bi-county region identify issues and create strategic solutions to address regional problems and/or issues that exist or could arise. We provide many services to the Huerfano Las Animas bi-county region which include: Regional Community Development, Care Services, Area Agency on Aging (AAA) Senior Service Programs, Public Transportation Program and the Early Learning Center in Trinidad.

Consider working with us! We currently have openings for the following positions:

Open Positions

Cook (Early Learning Center)

Trinidad, CO

SUMMARY The cook is responsible for maintaining and operating the Early Learning Center kitchen, nutrition program, food paperwork for children and staff inclusive of maintenance program as well as documentation for audit purposes. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Duties and responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following: Post and monitor menus for classrooms and parents in advance for organized preparation. ...

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Meal Delivery Driver/Kitchen Assistant

Trinidad, CO

Summary: SCCOG is actively seeking a PT Home Meal Delivery Driver who will also assist in the Senior Center Kitchen as needed. This position is estimated to work up to15 hours per week over 5 days. Addition hours may be available based on candidate flexibility.  Requirements: Valid and Clean Drivers License required Must be able to pass a criminal background check and CAPS ...

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Personal Care Provider-Las Animas County

Trinidad, CO

The South Central Council of Governments Care Service Program is accepting applications for both part time and full time Personal Care Providers to work in the Trinidad area.  Applicants must be able to pass a background verification, have an interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks, and have transportation to get to and from assignments. Applicants must be reliable and dependable.  Previous experience in ho ...

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Operator (Driver)

Trinidad, CO

SCCOG Transit's mission is to provide safe, reliable, cost-effective, and accessible transportation to all residents of Huerfano and Las Animas counties, with special attention to individuals who cannot afford other transportation alternatives. We provide demand-response transportation service in Huerfano and Las Animas counties, with regional access to Pueblo, Colorado and Raton, New Mexico. We are currently seeking an Operator (Driver) to join our team.  The Operator shall work with the p...

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Teacher Assistant -Early Learning Center

Trinidad, CO

SUMMARY The Teacher Assistant is responsible for assisting a Teacher in a classroom with general supervision and management of a classroom of children.  Classroom staff is responsible for children’s whereabouts at all times.   ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE Teacher Assistants report directly to the assigned classroom Teacher, to the Administrative Assistant and then to the SCCOG Program Director of the Children’s Programs.  ...

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Administrative Assistant (Area Agency on Aging)

Walsenburg, CO

South Central Council of Governments (SCCOG) is seeking an Administrative Assistant to join the team in the Area Agency on Aging (AAA).  This position reports to the AAA Director.  Provide customer service and direct clients to the appropriate program or service.  Knowledge of SCCOG programs in order to handle day-to-day operations. Support the kitchen staff, including meal preparation, packaging homebound meals and delivery of meals to assigned locati ...

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Personal Care Provider-Huerfano County

Walsenburg, CO

The Council of Governments Care Service Program is seeking a Personal Care Provider towork all areas of Huerfano County. This can be a PT or FT position. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background/fingerprintingverification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have asincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home byassisting with personal care and homemaker tasks.  Applicants must be willing to work flexibleshift schedules. P ...

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Teacher-Early Learning Center

Walsenburg, CO

SUMMARY The Teacher is responsible for the general supervision and the management of a classroom inclusive of staff management and effective lesson planning.  Teachers are directly responsible for the whereabouts of the children in their classroom at all times.  The Teacher must be professionally prepared as a teacher of young children, capable of supervising the classroom effectively and meeting requirements of the licensed agency.  The Teacher must be a sensitive and ...

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Teacher Assistant -Early Learning Center

Walsenburg, CO

SUMMARY The Teacher Assistant is responsible for assisting a Teacher in a classroom with general supervision and management of a classroom of children.  Classroom staff is responsible for children’s whereabouts at all times.   ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE Teacher Assistants report directly to the assigned classroom Teacher, to the Administrative Assistant and then to the SCCOG Program Director of the Children’s Programs.  ...

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