Company Description: Child Care of the Berkshires is a large not-for profit, early care and family support agency, operating a variety of programs throughout Berkshire County, including child care centers, a network of family child care homes, home visiting programs, parent child playgroups, parent education and skill building programs.
Its mission is to promote and strengthen families through the provision of high quality child care services to families whose parents are working or in training or, for any number of reasons, cannot adequately care for the children as well as other types of social and educational services which directly affect families and their well being.
Child Care of the Berkshires employs approximately 75 staff persons and its operating budget is approximately $5 million dollars. Child Care of the Berkshires is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer, with a longstanding commitment to increasing the diversity of the employee community.
School Age Group Leader
$11.00-$13.00 Per Hour
High School or Equivalent
Up to One Year
EEC Group Leader Qualified - Preference: Preferred
TITLE: School-Age Group Leader
Magic Seasons School Age Program, Adams
HOURS: Full time when school is not in session (summers and vacations) 13.5 hours per week, 3:00– 5:30pm during the school-year (with one additional hour of planning time)
RESPONSIBILITIES: Function as the Group Leader in a classroom of school-age children. Must be able to provide input and implement a creative, stimulating, developmentally appropriate curriculum; provide supervision and monitoring of health and safety needs; promote independence and creative thinking skills; and fulfill all other duties associated with being a member of a teaching team at the Center.
RESPONSIBLE TO: Site Coordinator
SALARY RANGE: $11.00 - $13.00 per hour
POSTING DATE: 8 November 2017
CLOSING DATE: 15 November 2017 or until filled
CONTACT: Send letter of interest and resume outlining relevant experiences and qualifications to: Child Care of the Berkshires
P. O. Box 172
North Adams, MA 01247
CHILD CARE OF THE BERKSHIRES, INC. IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
WITH A LONGSTANDING COMMITMENT TO INCREASING THE DIVERSITY OF THE EMPLOYEE COMMUNITY.
MINORITIES AND PERSONS WITH A DISABILITY ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.
QUALIFICATIONS: Must be 18 years of age, high school diploma or equivalent and 6 months experience working with School Age Program or have 9 months experience working with school age children including 3 months in a school age program. Prefer applicant to meet Early Education & Care guidelines for School-age Group Leader.