TITLE: Playgroup Coordinator, the Family Center, North Adams
The Playgroup Coordinator is responsible for coordinating family outreach activities, facilitating early childhood playgroups, and organizing family engagement activities through the Family Center. This person will work as part of a Family Center team. The deliverance of high quality family education and support is the primary goal to improve school readiness, strengthen families, and reduce child maltreatment.
AA degree highly desired, with experience working with young children and families. Other qualifications include the ability to establish and maintain supportive, non-judgmental rapport with both adults and children; the ability to demonstrate playful interactions with children; positive attitudes toward young children, parenting and literacy; the ability to plan, with supervision, play materials and activities in the play group setting; excellent communication and organizational skills required; and must be able to maintain confidentiality. Must be flexible. Must demonstrate a commitment to value diversity and contribute to an equitable and inclusive working and learning environment. Occasional evening and weekend hours.
SALARY RANGE: $16 to $19 per hour, with full benefits, 40 hours per week, year round.
Send your letter of interest and resume outlining how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of the position to: Child Care of the Berkshires, P.O. Box 172, North Adams, MA 01247, or firstname.lastname@example.org
CHILD CARE OF THE BERKSHIRES IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY, AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER, WITH A LONGSTANDING COMMITMENT TO INCREASING THE DIVERSITY OF THE EMPLOYEE COMMUNITY.