Careers

North Light is a community based organization with opportunities to make a direct impact on the lives of thousands of people in our community each year. We are seeking passionate, dedicated staff to join our team today!

North Light community Center is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination based on race, religious creed, color, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, disability, or any other legally protected status.

Open Positions

North Light currently has openings in our childcare program!

Interested applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, transcripts, and two non-family written references to Jthornton@northlightcommunitycenter.org

Childcare Group Supervisor

The Group Supervisor is a full-time hourly position (30-40 hours/week) responsible for providing quality care for children participating in North Light’s school age childcare programs. Our goal is to meet the needs of our children in a safe, nurturing and stimulating environment while maintaining a welcoming atmosphere for their parents/caregivers.  The Group Supervisor reports to the Director of Children’s Services. They are the lead childcare staff in the classroom and are typically partnered with an Assistant Group Supervisor or Aide.

Responsibilities

  • Direct supervision of children participating in childcare programs; includes virtual learning program during the school year
  • Pick up participants at various schools and transport safely to site as needed
  • Record keeping as related to program
  • Planning and Implementing enrichment activities (art, music, literacy, math, science)
  • Engage participants in recreational activities
  • Serve meals (snack, breakfast and lunch)
  • Assist participants with homework
  • Assist with related events
  • Maintain equipment and program supplies
  • Special projects as assigned
  • Supervise volunteers

Requirements

  • Have or be cleared through child abuse, criminal background, FBI, and national sex offender clearances
  • A commitment to North Light’s mission and role in the community
  • Strong communication and people skills
  • Relate well to children
  • Proficient with computer software including Microsoft Office Suite
  • Valid driver’s license and safe driving record
  • The ability to:
    • Be flexible & creative in responding to new challenges
    • Plan and manage a wide range of projects from start to finish with minimal supervision
    • Work effectively with others on teams as well as with individuals at every level both inside & outside North Light
    • Handle multiple tasks in an often fast-paced environment
    • Organize schedule and meet deadlines

Qualifications

At a minimum, a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, including 30 credit hours in education, child development, special education, or human services and one (1) year experience with children or an associate’s degree from an accredited college or university, including 30 credit hours in education, child development, special education, or human services and two (2) year experience with children.

Work Schedule

School Year (KidZone Program) – 30-40 hours/week, M-F

Summer Camp – 30-40 hours/week, M-F

Childcare Assistant Group Supervisor

The Assistant Group Supervisor is an hourly position (20-25 hours/week) responsible for providing quality care for children participating in North Light’s school age childcare programs by meeting their needs in a safe, nurturing and stimulating environment while maintaining a welcoming atmosphere for their parent/caregivers.  Assistant Group Supervisors report to the Director of Children’s Services.

Responsibilities

  • Direct supervision of children participating in childcare programs
  • Assist with program planning
  • Pick up participants at various schools and transport safely to site
  • Record keeping as related to program
  • Assist and facilitate enrichment activities (art, music, literacy, math, science)
  • Engage participants in recreational activities
  • Prepare and serve snack
  • Assist participants with homework
  • Assist with related events
  • Maintain equipment and program supplies
  • Special projects as assigned
  • Supervise program aides including volunteers

Requirements

  • Must have or be cleared through child abuse clearance, criminal background clearance, FBI clearance, national sex offender clearance.
  • A commitment to North Light’s mission and role in the community
  • Strong communication and people skills
  • Relate well to children
  • The ability to:
    • be flexible & creative in responding to new challenges
    • plan and manage a wide range of projects from start to finish with minimal supervision
    • work effectively with others on teams as well as with individuals at every level both inside & outside North Light
    • handle multiple tasks in an often fast-paced environment
    • organize schedule and meet deadlines

Qualifications

At a minimum, a high school diploma or a general educational development certificate and 2 years of experience with children.

Work Schedule

School Year (KidZone Program) – 20-25 hours/week, M-F

Summer Camp – 30-40 hours/week, M-F