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Red Sox Foundation Steps Up to the Plate for Square One

Springfield, MA (March 31, 2021) – The Red Sox Foundation has joined the team of corporations and individuals who are helping Square One up their early education game. The foundation recently awarded the agency a grant of $2,500 to help provide supplies needed to...

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CANCELLED: 2020 Square One Derby Party

CANCELLED: 2020 Square One Derby Party

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, this event has been cancelled. Many thanks to all of our amazing sponsors and supporters who purchased tickets. Stay tuned for more to come in the days ahead. ...

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Designer Bag Bingo

Designer Bag Bingo

Bring your friends and your favorite snacks and drinks and get ready to WIN some fabulous designer bags! About this Event 6 pm bags preview 7pm bingo starts Pre sale tickets $35 Your $35 ticket includes 10 games of Bingo (each game has a corresponding prize) and a...

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Temporary Classroom Staff

Apply Here Location: Springfield Base Salary: $13.50hr Qualifications: Be at least 16 years of age and actively enrolled in an approved EEC vocational program in Early Childhood Education or must be 18 years of age with a HS diploma or equivalent. Have the personal...

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From the President

From the President

Dear Friends, Sometimes we get so caught up in our day-to-day meetings and responsibilities that we don’t always take the time to reflect on what we are  accomplishing. As I was reviewing the content for this edition of our newsletter, I was struck by all that we...

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Never Grow Up

Never Grow Up

On Oct. 3, 2019 we welcomed over 300 Square One supporters to the Starting Gate at Great Horse for our 14th Annual Square One Tea Party. Inspired by the characters and storyline of Peter Pan, guests were treated to an array of delicious foods, teas and cocktails,...

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Dawn DiStefano Named President & CEO

On the heels of the recent retirement of Joan Kagan, Square One has named Dawn Forbes DiStefano its new president and chief executive officer. The announcement follows an extensive national search lead by the agency’s board of directors, staff and members of the...

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COVID-19 RESPONSE

In keeping with the social distancing and containment directives set forth by our government officials, Square One locations remain closed at this time. However, if you are in need of emergency services, please do not hesitate to call us on our emergency line at...

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From the President

From the President

Dear Friends, Sometimes we get so caught up in our day-to-day meetings and responsibilities that we don’t always take the time to reflect on what we are  accomplishing. As I was reviewing the content for this edition of our newsletter, I was struck by all that we...

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Enrollment Specialist

QUALIFICATIONS: Associate Degree in Business or related field of study with one year of successful experience, including at least 6 months’ experience in Child Care or High School Diploma and one year successful experience in a customer service setting, including at...

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Family Child Care Home Visitor

QUALIFICATIONS: Have the personal qualities to work with and relate well to FCC Providers, children, families and staff within the Square One Family Child Care System. Hold an Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or a closely related field with at least two...

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Human Resource Coordinator

Apply Here Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in business administration, or a combination of human resources experience and associate’s degree Two to Five years of HR experience  Computer proficiency skills in MS office suite.  Good interpersonal skills and ability to...

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Special Education Aide / 1:1

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education preferred Department of Early Education and Care Teacher Preschool certificate. Obtain and maintain current certificate in First Aid and CPR within two (2) months of employment. SKILLS AND...

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Floaters/Teacher Assistant

Qualifications: Be at least 16 years of age and actively enrolled in an approved EEC vocational program in Early Childhood Education or must be 18 years of age with a HS diploma or equivalent. Have the personal qualities to work with children under supervision, and...

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Out of School Time (OST) Program Administrator

QUALIFICATIONS: Have the personal qualities and the ability to relate well with parents, staff, outside agencies, and the community in which the children live. Must meet EEC requirements for a School Age Program Administrator. Hold a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in...

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Preschool Advanced Lead Teacher

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field. Department of Early Education and Care Lead Teacher Preschool certificate. Obtain and maintain current certificate in Emergency First Aid and CPR within three (3) months of...

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School Age – Group Leader

Location: Springfield Base Salary: $13.65 per hr Bargaining Unit Position Qualifications: Be at least 18 years of age, have an Associate’s Degree with six months half-time experience, or a high school diploma or equivalent and a minimum of one year’s half-time...

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Peer Recovery Support Specialist (FST)

Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED is required; Recovery Coach Certification preferred. Familiar with and able to work from a strengths-based, family-centered approach. Strong organizational and communication skills, including the ability to work well with a...

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Temporary Classroom Staff

Apply Here Location: Springfield Base Salary: $13.50hr Qualifications: Be at least 16 years of age and actively enrolled in an approved EEC vocational program in Early Childhood Education or must be 18 years of age with a HS diploma or equivalent. Have the personal...

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