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Snyder Union Mifflin Child Development, Inc. (SUMCD) is an equal opportunity employer (E.O.E.) and does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, gender, disability, marital status, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, ancestry, union membership, genetic information, veteran status, or any other legally protected classification. SUMCD will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. Additionally, an applicant with a disability who needs an accommodation during the application or interviewing process should request such an accommodation. SUMCD offers a great working environment and an excellent benefit package for full time positions including health, dental, and vision insurance, plus a 403(b) Thrift Retirement Plan.

To get started, download and complete the Employment Application. You may save it to your computer, complete, and attach it to an email, or print and mail with other requirements. Individual job postings may also require a cover letter (outlining the position title) and resume.

In addition to the completed application, employment offers are contingent upon an acceptable Act 34 (Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check) clearance. On the first day of employment, we will assist the new employee with the application of Act 34 (Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check), Act 151 (Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance), and Act 114 (FBI Fingerprint Clearance), per Pennsylvania state law.

Employment Opportunities in Snyder & Union Counties

 

Preschool Head Teacher
Responsible for managing all aspects of services planning, coordination, record keeping, problem solving, and communication to ensure delivery of a quality early childhood education program in compliance with all applicable regulations for enrolled children and families. This full time position is located at Susquehanna Children’s Center. Must have the ability to work with cultural, ethnic, and socio-economic diverse populations, work independently, plus have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Requirements that must be satisfied prior to hire: a) education qualifications as listed below; prefer experience working with preschool children and supervisory experience b) proof of degree/certification and experience to meet the qualifications of the position, c) Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record check, d) successful completion of pre-employment physical examination which includes a Tuberculosis screening. Salary range starts at $13.45 – $15.17/hour depending upon qualifications. Excellent benefit package including medical, dental, and vision insurances, PAID time off, PAID Holidays and PAID sick leave, retirement plan. See Job Description for complete details.

RequiredAA/AS in early childhood education (ECE), or AA/AS in related field (child development, special education, elementary education, or the human services) with 30 ECE credits

Preferred Education Qualifications with Adjusted Compensation:
BA/BS in ECE, or BA/BS in related field with 30 ECE credits

For full consideration, submit a resume, cover letter, and SUMCD employment application to SUMCD, email: sally@sumcd.org, sumcd.org, 14 South 11th Street, Mifflinburg, PA 17844; 570-966-2845; E.O.E. Applications accepted until position is filled.

Assistant Teachers
Full time positions in preschool setting and part time positions working with school age children. Assist in the classroom helping to deliver services to a group of children and their families, maintain discipline and help children on bus as needed. Assist in implementation of the curriculum and daily plans and provide safe environment in the center.

Requirements that must be satisfied prior to hire: a) education qualifications as listed below, b) proof of degree/certification and experience to meet the qualifications of the position, c) Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record check, d) successful completion of pre-employment physical examination which includes a Tuberculosis screening. Salary range starts at $8.60 – $9.63/hour depending upon qualifications. Excellent benefit package including medical, dental, and vision insurances, PAID time off, PAID Holidays and PAID sick leave, retirement plan for full time positions.

Required: High school diploma or equivalent, 2 years of experience in early childhood education (ECE) programs, agreement to enroll in a CDA/AA degree college program after completion of provisional employment period, willingness to learn, interest in child development, flexible personality and enjoy variety in daily work routines.
Above required qualifications with adjusted compensation: CDA, AA/AS in ECE, AA/AS in related field (chld development, special education, elementary education, or human services) with 12 ECE credits, or BA/BS in ECE, or BA/BS in related field with 12 ECE credits.

For full consideration, submit a SUMCD employment application by August 29, 2016 by email: sally@sumcd.org, OR mail: 14 South 11th Street, Mifflinburg, PA 17844; 570-966-2845; E.O.E.

Fiscal Assistant: Seeking motivated, detail oriented self-starter with excellent communication skills to work in a small office environment at Lewisburg Children’s Center. Assist with typing fiscal correspondence, records, and reports, both internal and external, including but not limited to monthly, quarterly, and annual payroll tax reports, invoicing outside agencies and internal programs for program-related expenses and child care reports. See Job Description description for complete details.

Requirements that must be satisfied prior to hire: a) education qualifications as listed below, b) proof of degree/certification and experience to meet the qualifications of the position, c) Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record check, d) successful completion of pre-employment physical examination which includes a Tuberculosis screening. Salary range starts at $12.42- $12.92/hour depending upon qualifications. Excellent benefit package including medical, dental, and vision insurances, PAID time off, PAID Holidays and PAID sick leave, retirement plan for full time positions.

Required: High school diploma or GED, plus at least 1 year’s experience working with computerized database software and computerized fiscal management software on IBM-compatible equipment

 Preferred: 3 or more years’ experience working with computerized database software and computerized fiscal management software on IBM-compatible equipment

For full consideration,  submit a detailed resume, cover letter, copy of degree/transcripts and current/valid background clearances to SUMCD, email sally@sumcd.org, sumcd.org, 14 South 11th Street, Mifflinburg, PA 17844; 570-966-2845; E.O.E. Applications accepted until position is filled.

Employment Opportunities in Mifflin County

Head Start Teachers Full time positions (192 days/year, 40 hours/week) for a center-based head start classroom, responsible for managing all aspects of services planning, coordination, record keeping, problem solving, and communication to ensure delivery of a quality early childhood education program in compliance with all applicable regulations for enrolled children and families. Positions available at the Lewistown Children’s Center and the Coleman Children’s Center.

Requirements that must be satisfied prior to hire: a) education qualifications as listed below, b) proof of degree/certification and experience to meet the qualifications of the position, c) Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record check, d) successful completion of pre-employment physical examination which includes a Tuberculosis screening. Salary range starts at $12.92 – $15.14/hour depending upon qualifications. Excellent benefit package including medical, dental, and vision insurances, PAID time off, PAID Holidays and PAID sick leave, retirement plan.

Required: AA/AS in early childhood education (ECE), or AA/AS in related field (child development, special education, elementary education, or the human services) with 30 ECE credits, proven leadership skills, creativity in teaching, team management, and supervision.
Preferred:BA/BS in ECE, or BA/BS in related field with 30 ECE credits, 2 or more years’ experience in ECE programs, supervisory experience, ECE certification
See Job Description for complete details.

For full consideration, submit a resume, cover letter, copy of transcripts, and SUMCD employment application to Lewistown Children’s Center, 10 Bollinger Rd., Lewistown PA 17044; or submit via email: kelly@sumcd.org E.O.E. Will accept applications until the position is filled.

Infant/Toddler Assistant Head Teacher: Full-time position working in a classroom with infants and toddlers effectively leading and teaching, per direction from head teacher and child care program coordinator and according to agency and child care regulations.

Requirements that must be satisfied prior to hire: a) education qualifications as listed below, b) proof of degree and experience to meet the qualifications of the position, c) Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record check, d) successful completion of pre-employment physical examination which includes a Tuberculosis screening. Starting wage is $10.57 to $11.27 depending upon qualifications. Excellent benefit package including medical, dental, and vision insurances, PAID time off, PAID Holidays and PAID sick leave, retirement plan. See Job Description for complete details.

RequiredCDA or an AA/AS early childhood education. Additionally prefer supervisory experience. Proven leadership abilities and creativity in teaching, team management, and supervision

For full consideration, submit a detailed resume, cover letter, copy of degree/transcripts and current/valid background clearances to Lewistown Children’s Center, Attn: Kelly Knarr, 10 Bollinger Rd., Lewistown PA  17044; or email kelly@sumcd.org; E.O.E.

Early Head Start Assistant Coordinator Position manage and oversees the daily functioning of the EHS services. Coordinates programs, services, and staff in both the center- and home-based services. Serve as liaison to agency partners serving Early Head Start children with Individual Family Service Plans and/or active enrollment in specialized services, etc. (such as, Intermediate Unit, Mental Health organizations). Experience with Head Start regulations preferred.

Requirements that must be satisfied prior to hire: a) education qualifications as listed below, b) proof of degree/certification and experience to meet the qualifications of the position, c) Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record check, d) successful completion of pre-employment physical examination which includes a Tuberculosis screening. Salary range starts at $35,176/year depending upon qualifications. Excellent benefit package including medical, dental, and vision insurances, PAID time off, PAID Holidays and PAID sick leave, retirement plan. See Job Description for complete details.

Required: Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education or related field, or a bachelor’s degree with 15 credits in early intervention or early childhood education; 2 or more years experience providing Early Head Start services to enrolled families; Supervisory experience. Problem solving, group facilitation, and the ability to work well with others; Child Development curricula.

For full consideration, submit a detailed resume, cover letter, copy of degree/transcripts and current/valid background clearances to Lewistown Children’s Center, Attn: Kelly Knarr, 10 Bollinger Rd., Lewistown PA  17044; or email kelly@sumcd.org; E.O.E.

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