Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Employment Opportunities

The Children's Center has the following positions opening available.

Family Services Specialist

This full time position serves as the primary contact for Head Start parents to ensure that the needs of young children and families are addressed through family and community engagement.

Responsibilities include supervising a team of Family Service Workers, recruiting eligible families for enrollment in the Head Start program. Additional responsibilities include collaborating with families in determining goals, assessing their strengths and needs as well as providing support services to promote healthy families and program success for children. Candidate must be able to accurately maintain family records and complete reports as required. 

·                     Bachelor's degree in Social Work, Sociology, Human Services or related field
·                     Bilingual: English/Spanish (preferred) 
·                     Computer skills (required) 
·                     Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing 
·                     Ability to monitor and/or supervise the work of others 
·                     Prior experience with Head Start (preferred)

To apply please contact Beverly Dawson, Head Start Director at 708 652-1284 or email resume to


Head Start Site Director

Full time position available for a Site Director at a Head Start center in Berwyn serving 40 children in two half day classes.  The program provides comprehensive services (i.e. early childhood education, health, nutrition, disabilities and family services) to families with preschool age children.  The Director will ensure implementation of program requirements and day to day site operations through monitoring, supervision of staff and active participation.  

·         BA/S degree in Early Childhood Education or equivalent (required)
·         Computer skills (required)
·         Head Start experience (preferred)
·         Bilingual in Spanish/English (preferred)
·         Experience in supervising and managing similar types of services. 

To apply please contact Beverly Dawson, Head Start Director at 708 652-1284 or email resume to


Part-time Grant Writer. 

Experience necessary. Please send resume to Lurlean Chodora at

Volunteers welcome

Substitute teachers needed

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  2. Do you offer information on employee benefits?

    1. Benefits include generous paid time off, and for employees working at least 30 hours per week, medical/dental options.