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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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Human Resources Manager

Description of Duties: The Manager of HR will support positive and effective employee and labor relations while maintaining ownership of policy development and compliance activities. The successful candidate will lead and manage efforts in various areas of expertise,...

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Parents As Teachers Senior Family Support Specialist

QUALIFICATIONS:  Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, Human Services, or related field plus 3 years experience in working with families with young children in a community based agency. Or High School Diploma and 5 years’ experience working with families with young...

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School Age Remote Learning Support Specialist

30 hours per week / Summer Only EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Master’s Degree in Elementary Education/Special Education Current certification in First Aid and CPR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE: Experience with working with school age children and children with special needs...

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Floaters

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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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 – Assistant Group Leader

Apply Here Full Time-Temporary Location: Springfield Base Salary: $13.50hr Bargaining Unit Position 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...

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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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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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Teacher Preschool

Location: Springfield Base Salary: $13.65 per hr Bargaining Unit Position QUALIFICATIONS: Have the personal qualities to work with children under supervision and the ability to relate to parents, staff and the  community in which the children live, bi-lingual skills...

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Family Recovery and Transition Support Specialist

Location: Springfield Typical Work Schedule: M-F 20 hours a week Base Salary: TBD Non-Bargaining Unit Position Job Description: QUALIFICATIONS: 1. High School Diploma or GED is required; Recovery Coach Certification preferred. 2. Familiar with and able to work from a...

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