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EDUCARE SPRINGFIELD FAMILY SERVICES COORDINATOR (#Educare FSC)

Holyoke-Chicopee-Springfield Head Start

Springfield, Massachusetts (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3728830
  • Application Deadline: January 31, 2022
  • Posted: November 24, 2021
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Join the Educare Springfield Team!

SIGN ON BONUS = $1,000.00

Educare Family Services Coordinator

Deadline for Applications: January 31, 2022

Educare’s comprehensive program incorporates everything science says young children need to flourish. Educare partners with families because learning does not stop when children leave the classroom. Educare supports the continued learning of passionate teachers and staff because Educare wants to empower them to do their best work. Educare uses data and research to improve Educare schools because Educare is committed to creating a lasting positive impact with every family served.
Educare Springfield is a new early education and care school designed to meet the needs of children and families of Springfield, Massachusetts. The program is focused on 4 core areas; high quality teaching practices, intensive family engagement, embedded professional development and data utilization.

Building on the foundations of Early Head Start and Head Start, Educare promotes school readiness by implementing intentional and effective programming aimed at preparing children for a lifetime of success.HCS Head Start, Inc. requires all staff to be FULLY vaccinated by January 1, 2022.

Summary: A position within Educare Springfield, working with families of enrolled children birth to 5 years old. Educare empowers and strengthens parents’ capacity to fully realize their role as strong nurtures, educators, and leaders in their families, schools, and communities, in order to support their children’s success in school and in life.

Successful Candidate Must:
•Possess Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Human Services, or related field, LSWA licensed and Human Services experience preferred; OR
•Associates degree in Social Work, Human Services, or related field and 1-year Human Services experience required.
•Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred.
•Experience, working knowledge and sensitivity to child care issues of low income, and at-risk children and families.
•Strong written and verbal skills required.
•Valid Driver’s License and reliable transportation required.

Starting Pay:$17.69 with Associates Degree or $19.45 with Bachelors Degree

Schedule: 40 hours per week/52 weeks per year position.

To apply, candidates should visit our website https://hcsheadstart.org/employment/. Please complete an application and attach a resume with cover letter.

Full Time Benefits (30+ hours per week)
Birthday off with pay, Paid sick, personal, vacation & holidays, 403b retirement plan with Agency match, education reimbursement, employee assistance program, health & dental insurance, employer paid life and long-term disability insurance.

EOE/AA
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category: Student Services > Social Worker
  • Employer Description

    Since 1965, HCS Head Start, Inc. has been providing high-quality early childhood education services for children and families in the cities and towns located in Western Massachusetts, including Holyoke, Chicopee, Springfield, Ludlow, and Palmer. Head Start provides a solid foundation for children to gain necessary skills to enter kindergarten and to be successful in life. Our centers are fully licensed by the MA Department of Early Education and Care (EEC). Learn more about us...


    Location Description

    Since 1965, HCS Head Start, Inc. has been providing high-quality early childhood education services for children and families in the cities and towns located in Western Massachusetts, including Holyoke, Chicopee, Springfield, Ludlow, and Palmer. Head Start provides a solid foundation for children to gain necessary skills to enter kindergarten and to be successful in life. Our centers are fully licensed by the MA Department of Early Education and Care (EEC). Learn more about us...


    Job Requirements

    • To apply, candidates should visit our website https://hcsheadstart.org/employment/. Please complete an application and attach a resume with cover letter.
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

    Contact Information

    • HOLYOKE•CHICOPEE•SPRINGFIELD HEAD START, INC.
    • Human Resources
    • 30 Madison Ave
    • Springfield, Massachusetts 01105
    • Phone: (413) 788-6522
    • Fax: (413) 788-6679
    • Email: click here

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