Currently accepting applications for the immediate openings listed below. All positions require PA Criminal Clearance, PA Child Abuse Clearance, FBI Criminal History Clearance, physical exam and current TB test prior to employment. (For an application and clearance forms, go to our Careers and Volunteering page.) Applications (with three letters of reference) can be mailed or delivered to PSFC at either 212 West 4th Street, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301 or The Mountain Center, 354 Memorial Boulevard, Tobyhanna, PA 18466. Applications may also be emailed. Full-time positions have competitive wages and generous benefits. PSFC is an equal opportunity employer.
Position will supervise infant/toddler teaching staff and classrooms. Bachelor in ECE or or a related degree with 30 credits in early childhood education and supervision experience required. Must be willing to obtain an I/T CDA within one year of hire. Would be responsible for supervising classrooms in two different locations: East Stroudsburg and Tobyhanna.
Needed for a Pre-K Counts classroom of children ages 3-5 at The Mountain Center in Tobyhanna. Parent engagement responsibilities are expected. Required: bachelor's degree in early childhood education or a bachelor's in a related field with 30 credit hours of ECE courses and at least three years experience working with preschool children in a classroom setting. Must possess PA Early Childhood Certification or be willing to obtain within six months of hire. Full-time/full-year with benefits. Send application and/or resume to Education Lead Lavern Lynch, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Infant/Toddler Lead Teachers
Needed for classrooms at The Mountain Center in Tobyhanna. Parent engagement responsibilities are expected. Required: bachleor's degree in early childhood education or a bachelor's in a related area with 30 credits of ECE courses and at least three years experience with preschool children in a classroom setting (at least two years experience working with young children). Must be willing to obtain an infant/toddler CDA within a year of hire. Send application and/or resume to Education Lead Lavern Lynch, email@example.com.
Behavior Intervention Coach
(Note: There is not a current opening for this position, but applications will be kept on file for when an opening occurs.) A bachelor's degree in psychology or social work is necessary for this full-time position. Also required and preferred is knowledge of/experience in behavior intervention approaches appropriate with preschool children, a strong ability to establish a positive relationship with preschoolers, staff and families, and the ability to coach skills to staff congruent with the Head Start philosophy. Salary commensurate with experience, knowledge and skills (as demonstrated through the interview process). Send resume and application with two reference letters to Mental Health Manager Ann O'Malley at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Assistant Teachers and Classroom Substitutes
Will support and assist lead teachers in implementing appropriate curriculum, routines and classroom management for infants, toddlers or preschoolers. Openings are at the Tobyhanna Mountain Center. Must have a minimum of a Child Development Associate (CDA) or willingness to obtain a CDA within a year of hire. At least two years experience with young children is necessary. Substitutes are always needed and are called as needed. Send application and/or resume to Education Lead Lavern Lynch, email@example.com.