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JOB OPENINGS FOR THE

2018 – 2019  SCHOOL YEAR

All offers are contingent on successful national fingerprint background check.

To submit an application, please e-mail cover letter, resume with relevant education / experience, and at least 3 references to 2ndhomedirector@gmail.com

Morning Teachers

Monday – Friday 6:00 – 8:30 AM when Harrisonburg City Schools are open and some additional evening hours for training and staff meetings. Duties: Supervise and care for children ages K – 5th grade during before school care program. Serve breakfast, engage in play and reading activities. Communicate with parents, supervise school bus pickup. Work as part of a caring team. Qualifications: Degree (or near completion) in education, social services, psychology or related areas and experience in teaching / working with children.  Good social and personal skills, being able to multi task and work as part of a team are a must. Spanish is a plus but not required. Ideal for graduate students or college seniors. Hourly wage. 

Afternoon Teachers

Monday – Friday 3:15 – 6:15 PM when Harrisonburg City Schools are open and some additional evening hours for training and staff meetings. Duties: Supervise school bus arrivals, and care for children during the after school program. Plan and deliver age appropriate educational activities in math, literacy and other academic areas; facilitate homework and academic time. Supervise volunteers, communicate with school teachers and families. Afternoon teachers are in charge of their class and work as part of an educational team. Qualifications: Degree (or near completion) in education, social services, psychology or related areas and experience in teaching / working with children.  Good social and personal skills, being able to multi task and work independently as well as part of a team are a must. Spanish is a plus but not required. Ideal for graduate students or college seniors. Hourly wage. 

Receptionist / Translator

Monday – Friday 3:30 – 6:00 PM when Harrisonburg City Schools are open and some additional evening hours for training and staff meetings. Duties: Supervise school bus arrivals, Help volunteers. Supervise child pick-up and collect fees from parents. Keep accurate records and issue receipts. Communicate with parents and assist teachers and director with translations when necessary. Qualifications: Excellent personal, customer service, and communication skills, ability to multi task and work in a busy and fluid environment while being able to work independently and as a team player. Fluency in English and Spanish is a must. Ideal for graduate students and college seniors in social work or other human services areas. Hourly wage. 

Program Assistant

Monday – Friday 3:00 – 5:30 PM when Harrisonburg City Schools are open and some additional evening hours for training and staff meetings. Duties: Assist teachers and staff in program preparation, prepare and serve snacks and assist during academic time. Duties include basic cleaning and organizing. Qualifications: Excellent personal, customer service, and communication skills, ability to multi task and work in a busy and fluid environment while being able to work independently and as a team player. Spanish is a plus but not required. Must be at least 18 years old. Hourly wage. 

Administrative Assistant

Monday – Friday 1:00 – 5:00 PM (some flexibility possible) when Harrisonburg City Schools are open and some additional evening hours for training and staff meetings. Duties include but not limited to maintaining accurate, efficient record-keeping to meet licensing and program needs. The ideal candidate will be organized, and experienced in office administration. Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel and the ability to work in a busy, fast paced environment are required. Excellent personal, customer service, and communication skills, and the ability to work independently and as a team player are necessary.  Spanish language knowledge is preferred. If you are a caring, mission oriented, enthusiastic person who loves children, Second Home may be the place for you!

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