Positions Available

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.

Executive Director

Do you have a proven track record of successfully overseeing and directing a large nonprofit agency? Are you interested in meeting the needs and challenges of children and families in our community? Pocono Services for Families and Children’s (PSFC) Board of Directors has announced the search for an executive director and is accepting resumes from individuals who are interested in applying for this position. An application and cover letter should also be submitted.

The executive director will be responsible to the PSFC Board for operating all agency programs, including Head Start, to meet quality, financial, regulatory, and client expectations. He/she will be responsible for working with a Leadership Team in program planning, resource development, marketing, publicity, facilities management, and financial, educational and program oversight.

Essential requirements/qualifications:

Minimum of a bachelor’s degree, preferably in community development, nonprofit business administration or a related field, with an emphasis on agency branding and fund development.

Minimum five years experience overseeing an agency with at least a $2 million operating budget.

Knowledge, experience and success in acquiring grants from various local and regional funding sources.

Supervisory ability to work with a variety of people from various economic, cultural and educational backgrounds.

Ability to work with engaged Board of Directors and provide professional leadership.

Ability to develop imaginative and innovative programs within PSFC’s mission.

General knowledge of accounting and understanding of fiscal responsibility. Excellent computer skills; knowledge of Microsoft Office.

Working knowledge of the Collective Impact Approach to community development.

Candidates must have a genuine concern and interest for children, families and the community. Up-to-date clearances are required: child abuse, state criminal background and FBI fingerprinting.


Fiscal Officer

We are looking for a passionate, personable, hands-on fiscal officer, seeking a dynamic opportunity to guide our fiscal department. Candidates must be comfortable to work with management staff, grantors, contributors, and the families that we serve; you will interact with grantors, families, Board of Directors and Finance Committee on a regular basis. See link below for job description, necessary qualifications and benefits.

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Resumes and cover letters should be sent to Acting Executive Director Sandy Shay at sshay@psfc.org.


Infant/Toddler Lead Teachers

Positions are open 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 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. Read more


Assistant Teachers and Classroom Substitutes

This position entails supporting and assisting lead teachers in implementing appropriate curriculum, routines, and classroom management for infants/toddlers, preschool-aged children, or school-aged children. Substitutes are always needed and are called in as necessary. Openings are available at the Tobyhanna Mountain Center.

Required: A Child Development Associate (CDA) or willingness to obtain a CDA within a year of hire. At least two years experience with young children.



This position involves preparation and serving of meals (breakfast, lunch, and snack) to young children according to CACFP and agency guidelines. Full time, full year position in Tobyhanna. Salary is $10.69 per hour with benefits. Serv Safe certification or willingness to obtain; preferred 5 years of experience cooking for groups. Pocono Services for Families and Children is an equal opportunity employer. Contact Kaleigh Ohland at kohland@psfc.org.


Assistant Cook

The position involves the preparation and serving of meals to young children according to CACFP and agency guidelines. Full time, full year with benefits. Salary is $10.00/hour. Openings available in East Stroudsburg and Tobyhanna. High school diploma or GED, Safe Serv certificate or willingness to obtain one. Applicants should exhibit cooking abilities or willingness to learn. Pocono Services for Families and Children is an equal opportunity employer. Contact Kaleigh Ohland at kohland@psfc.org.


Family Advocate

This position involves assisting in the development and implementation of family and parent engagement services for our non-profit agency serving low-income families with children 3 months to school-aged. Tobyhanna facility. Full-time, full-year with benefits. Salary range $15.77 to $18.30 depending of type of degree. Required: Associate or Bachelor Degree in Social Work or a related field with at least one year of experience working with families. Experience with low-income families preferred. Contact Jackie Lapping at jmlapping@psfc.org.




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.