The University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Job Title: Afterschool Staff

Hiring Period: Academic Year | Hourly Pay Rate: $14.00 | Hours per week: 17
On/Off Campus: Off Campus | Work-Study/Non Work-Study: Work-Study, Non Work-Study | On Bus Route

Job Description: The Common School seeks to hire a Head Teacher for its After School Program for 3 to 6 year olds for the 2019-2020 school year.

Candidates should possess the following qualifications, skills and knowledge:
A strong background in Early Childhood Education
Leadership experience with this age group
Proven ability to work with diverse children and their families
Familiarity with a progressive education approach and restorative practices

The purposes and goals of this program include:
1) To serve the needs of parents in offering safe, reliable care for their children after the end of the regular school day.
2) To serve the needs of children by offering a socially engaging and developmentally appropriate range of activities and play opportunities.

1) To provide participants with a safe, fun and enriching environment in which to work, play, socialize and bridge their transition between school and home.
2) To operate a program and interact with children in a way consistent with Common School philosophy, practice and policy.

Program hours are
2:30 – 5:30 Monday through Thursday and
12:00 – 5:30 on Fridays.

Qualified candidates may submit a cover letter, resume and references to

The Common School is an equal opportunity employer. The Common School does not discriminate against any qualified individuals on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity and/or expression, age, sexual orientation, religion, national or ethnic origin, physical abilities, military or veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state or local law in the administration of its admissions policies, employment practices, educational programs, financial aid, or other School administered programs.

How to Apply: Email

Employers Website:
Name/Company: Deb Hanley
Phone: 413-256-8989
521 South Pleasant St
Amherst, Massachusetts 01002

Job Number: 33078