Turn your love for infants, toddlers, preschool and school-age children into a rewarding career.
You’ll work with children who most need your expertise, guidance, and compassion. Full-time positions offer competitive wages and generous benefits.
Infant/Toddler Lead Teacher
Position is available at The Mountain Center in Tobyhanna. Along with working with the children, you can expect to be closely engaged with parents. Required: Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education or a bachelor’s in a related area with 30 credits of ECE courses. At least two to three years experience with young and preschool children (classroom setting preferred). Must be willing to obtain an infant/toddler CDA credential within a year of hire. A resume and cover letter can be sent to Autumn Melton, Early Head Start Lead, at email@example.com.
Preschool Lead Teacher
A lead teacher is needed for a classroom of children ages 3 to 5 at both The Mountain Center in Tobyhanna and at our East Stroudsburg Center. 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. Candidates must have at least three years experience working with preschool children in a classroom setting. Additional salary compensation for holders of PA Early Childhood Certification. Full-time/full-year with generous benefits (after a 90-day provisional period) such as health and vision insurance, dental, retirement and paid time off, including two weeks of vacation to start. Also, immediate employee tuition assistance for on-site childcare, staff wellness program, college tuition support, training and professional development opportunities. Salary $17.25/hour to start and scales with experience and education. A resume with cover letter and references can be sent to Head Start Director Lavern Lynch at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Position will oversee all educational services to ensure a high quality curriculum and learning for preschool children ages 3-5, in coordination with other comprehensive services for low-income children and their families. Includes oversight of 18 preschool classrooms. Strong communication skills and the ability to build relationships with a diversity of people expected. Experience with NAEYC accreditation and PA Keys STARS program preferred. Required: Bachelor’s or advanced degree in early childhood education, at least five years of successful supervision of early childhood teaching staff, and leadership experience. Full-time/full-year with competitive salary and substantial benefits (health/dental/vision insurance, life insurance, generous paid time off, two weeks paid vacation to start, and professional development). All staff must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Position would be based in East Stroudsburg, with some travel to another center in Tobyhanna. Send application and/or resume and cover letter to Head Start Director Lavern Lynch at email@example.com or mail an application/resume with cover letter and references to 212 West 4th Street, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301.
Preschool Assistant Teacher
Immediately hiring for teacher assistants who are passionate about teaching and fostering children’s curiosity in our preschool classrooms (ages 3-5 years) including Head Start. The position entails supporting and assisting lead teachers in implementing appropriate curriculum, routines, classroom management and social/emotional development at our East Stroudsburg and Tobyhanna locations. Required: Minimum Child Development Associate (CDA) or willingness to obtain a CDA within a year of hire. At least two years experience with young children. Full-time/full-year with generous benefits after a 90-day provisional period, including health coverage and vision, dental, retirement, and paid time off, including two weeks of vacation to start. Also, immediate employee tuition assistance for on-site childcare, staff wellness program, college tuition support, training and professional development opportunities. Entry level salary is $12/hour, with consideration for experience and education. A resume with cover letter and references can be sent to Head Start Director Lavern Lynch at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Substitutes are always needed and called in as necessary. Contact Head Start Director Lavern Lynch at email@example.com.Apply
Required for all positions: 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.)
PSFC is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Applications (with three letters of reference) can be mailed or delivered to:
212 West 4th Street
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
The Mountain Center
354 Memorial Boulevard
Tobyhanna, PA 18466
PSFC is an equal opportunity employer.