Youth Launch Classroom Liaison (Full Time)

Salary: $45,834 – $47,954

18 Degrees, Inc., a dynamic non-profit agency serving Western MA, is where new beginnings come to light for children and families – and could be where your new career does the same!  At 18Degrees, we cultivate teams and leaders to embrace the principles of diversity, equity and inclusiveness to support the needs of our community. Do you enjoy helping our future generation growand succeed? The classroom liaison is responsible to help each child attain success in the classroom. Utilize the Second Step Curriculum to facilitate group activities for children in partnership with theirclassroom teacher to support social/ emotional growth and competency. Help teachers brainstorm ways to help children build on their regulation and coping skills. Act as a liaison between care givers,child care staff and other supportive services. Work with Collaterals including pediatricians, school system resources, early intervention providers, etc.

Education Required: Bachelor’s Degree with 1-3 years of relevant experience.

Experience: Two or more years of human service experience, preferred. Experience working with children and families, preferably in a classroom or group care setting preferred. Experience with child development and/or child welfare. Bi-lingual (Spanish)/multi-lingual abilities, preferred.

Proof of Covid vaccination required. Please send cover letter and resume to Paula McDermott, 18 Degrees, 480 West Street, Pittsfield, MA  01201 or email  AA/EOE