School-Age Child Care Group Leader



  • 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 experiences working with school age
    children with at least three months of supervised experience
  • Have the personal qualities to work with school-age children under supervision, and the ability to relate well to parents, staff, and the community in which the children live; bi-lingual where appropriate.
  • Must successfully complete a BRC application and meet required health standards, physical exam, and proof of 2 MMR’s.
  • First Aid, CPR, and completion of required training annually.



  • Cooperates with Coordinator in planning, implementing and evaluating program activities.
  • Assumes full responsibility for the group and the program in the absence of the Coordinator.
  • Keeps the designated spaces, equipment and supplies clean and in order.
  • Plans and arranges all necessary materials for daily activities.
  • Provides care and protection for all children in the Center.
  • Accesses community and program resources to help develop the SACC program.
  • Maintains program records as required.
  • Attends staff and parent meetings, as required.
  • Communicates with the Site Coordinator, or other designated persons, pertinent information with regard to families and children.
  • Maintains a sound, positive working relationship with parents, staff and other adults within the Center.
  • Reports any problems or concerns immediately to Center/Program Director and/or other designated person in charge.


Job Type:  Part- Time 15 hours & Full Time 40 Hours

Pay: $16.90 per hour

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Springfield, MA 01118: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

LOCATION: 1590 Sumner Ave, Springfield, MA – (In person)