Careers

Join us! If you believe that children are our community’s greatest asset – worthy of our investment, join our efforts to improve child well-being here in Tarrant County… we have a variety of ways you can make a difference!

Benefits Summary

  • Vacation, personal holidays (2), and sick time.
  • Seven regularly scheduled agency holidays
  • 403-B administered by TIAA for non-charter school staff
  • Teacher Retirement System (TRS) retirement for charter school staff
  • Flexible Spending Accounts, medical and dependent care
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Wellness program
  • Employee Wellness Program
  • Telecommuting options, if applicable
  • Workplace perks such as recreation activities, food and coffee, and variable work schedules.

Enrollment in Lena Pope’s benefit plan is available which includes:

  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance, no cost to employee
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Long term disability insurance, no cost to employee

To submit an application for an open position listed below: 

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  • Email completed form to applications@lenapope.org


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Family Therapist
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POSITION TITLE: Family Therapist

GROUP: Counseling Services

SUPERVISOR: Counseling Services Supervisor

POSITION FUNCTION: Responsible for providing therapeutic services to clients and their families.

PRIMARY LOCATIONS: Arlington

QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s degree in social work, counseling or psychology required; with appropriate full independent licensure (LPC, LMFT, LCSW) required. Three or more years of experience providing therapy to children, adolescents, and adults. Play therapy experience preferred. Clinical methodologies and diagnostic knowledge, including experience in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and trauma-informed models of therapy, medication knowledge and psychiatric diagnosis/DSM V knowledge a must. Broad knowledge of resources in the community is required. Willingness to perform within a flexible schedule, including some evenings for group and individual activities.

Other qualifications include:

• Excellent human relations ability

• Strong oral and written skills

• Possess good judgment and decision making

• Able to organize, coordinate and multi-task

• Able to prioritize client care, case management, assessments, treatment planning, personal management, client and community responsibilities.

• Able to use a laptop and applicable software

Substitute Teacher (Pool)
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Summary

  • Implement teacher lesson plans by assigning students class work and then engaging them into the lesson through active monitoring and modeling.
  • Complete a daily attendance sheet and report any pertinent information resulting from the day’s events.
  • Maintain discipline among the students while ensuring that the students are engaged in a positive learning environment.
  • Protect and respect the confidentiality of the students under his / her supervision.
  • Look after the mental, emotional and physical well-being of the students. Ensure that their safety and security is always treated as the top most priority.
  • Immediately report any cases of injury, illness or discipline to appropriate person.
  • Assist with student dismissal of classes at the end of the day.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree from accredited college or university preferred.
  • Experience working in a school setting required.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be an independent thinker, flexible, self-motivated and able to solve problems.
  • Familiarize and implement all applicable policies, regulations, procedures, schedules and practices.

Interested candidates should email resume and employment application to applications@lenapope.org.  No phone, fax or walk in inquiries will be accepted. Equal Employment Opportunity

 

Early Learning Aide Preschool (full-time)
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POSITION TITLE: Early Learning Aide Preschool (full-time)
SUPERVISOR: Early Learning Center Director

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

•Direct supervision of children:
-Maintains constant visual and auditory monitoring and promotes a safe learning environment.
•Student Engagement:
-Creatively and consistently assesses and engages children in learning.
•Education:
-Assists in implementing planned learning activities that facilitate appropriate learning and development of children.
•Parent Engagement:
-Effectively communicates with parents (in verbal and written form) information regarding program activities and child progress, behavior, successes and concerns.
•Professionalism:
-Performs in a professional manner consistent with Lena Pope expectations.
•Classroom Management/Environment:
-Effectively address classroom behaviors by teaching appropriate conflict resolution skills and maintaining the positive esteem of children

QUALIFICATIONS:

•Educational/Certification:
-Child Development Associate (CDA) and/or Associates Degree in a child related field required.
•Must be at least 18 years of age.
•A minimum of 6 months relevant experience serving early childhood population.
•Spanish speaking preferred.
•Ability to interact with clients and staff with sensitivity and responsiveness to cultural and socioeconomic characteristics in the service population.
•Skills/Abilities:
-Strong oral and written communication abilities.
-Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
-Excellent organizational skills.
•Other Requirements: Must have a driving record which is within the guidelines of the insurance underwriter. Must not have been charged with or convicted of a criminal offense that would disable the employment by failing to meet minimum standards as set by the Licensing Branch of the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services.

LOCATION
Lena Pope ELC-UNTHSC Campus
3620 Modlin Ave.
Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Early Learning Aide (Full-Time and Part-Time)
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Summary

  • Direct supervision of children:
    • Maintains constant visual and auditory monitoring and promotes a safe learning environment.
  • Student Engagement:
    • Creatively and consistently assesses and engages children in learning.
  • Education:
    • Assists in implementing planned learning activities that facilitate appropriate learning and development of children.
  • Parent Engagement:
    • Effectively communicates with parents (in verbal and written form) information regarding program activities and child progress, behavior, successes and concerns.
  • Professionalism:
    • Performs in a professional manner consistent with Lena Pope expectations.
  • Classroom Management/Environment:
    • Is able to effectively manage classroom behaviors by addressing negative behaviors and reinforcing positive behaviors

Qualifications

  • Educational/Certification:
    • For Full-Time Position – Child Development Associate (CDA) and/or Associates Degree in a child related field required.
    • For Part-Time Position – High school diploma required.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • A minimum of 6 months relevant experience serving early childhood population.
  • Spanish speaking preferred.
  • Ability to interact with clients and staff with sensitivity and responsiveness to cultural and socioeconomic characteristics in the service population.
  • Skills/Abilities:
    • Strong oral and written communication abilities.
    • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
    • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Other Requirements: Must have a driving record which is within the guidelines of the insurance underwriter. Must not have been charged with or convicted of a criminal offense that would disable the employment by failing to meet minimum standards as set by the Licensing Branch of the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services.

Interested candidates should email resume and employment application to applications@lenapope.org.  No phone, fax or walk in inquiries will be accepted.  EOE

Family Therapist
Read More Apply Now

POSITION TITLE: Family Therapist

GROUP: Counseling Services

SUPERVISOR: Counseling Services Supervisor

POSITION FUNCTION: Responsible for providing therapeutic services to clients and their families.

PRIMARY LOCATIONS: Arlington

QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s degree in social work, counseling or psychology required; with appropriate full independent licensure (LPC, LMFT, LCSW) required. Three or more years of experience providing therapy to children, adolescents, and adults. Play therapy experience preferred. Clinical methodologies and diagnostic knowledge, including experience in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and trauma-informed models of therapy, medication knowledge and psychiatric diagnosis/DSM V knowledge a must. Broad knowledge of resources in the community is required. Willingness to perform within a flexible schedule, including some evenings for group and individual activities.

Other qualifications include:

• Excellent human relations ability

• Strong oral and written skills

• Possess good judgment and decision making

• Able to organize, coordinate and multi-task

• Able to prioritize client care, case management, assessments, treatment planning, personal management, client and community responsibilities.

• Able to use a laptop and applicable software

Substitute Teacher (Pool)
Read More Apply Now

Summary

  • Implement teacher lesson plans by assigning students class work and then engaging them into the lesson through active monitoring and modeling.
  • Complete a daily attendance sheet and report any pertinent information resulting from the day’s events.
  • Maintain discipline among the students while ensuring that the students are engaged in a positive learning environment.
  • Protect and respect the confidentiality of the students under his / her supervision.
  • Look after the mental, emotional and physical well-being of the students. Ensure that their safety and security is always treated as the top most priority.
  • Immediately report any cases of injury, illness or discipline to appropriate person.
  • Assist with student dismissal of classes at the end of the day.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree from accredited college or university preferred.
  • Experience working in a school setting required.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be an independent thinker, flexible, self-motivated and able to solve problems.
  • Familiarize and implement all applicable policies, regulations, procedures, schedules and practices.

Interested candidates should email resume and employment application to applications@lenapope.org.  No phone, fax or walk in inquiries will be accepted. Equal Employment Opportunity

 

No open opportunities at this time. Please send any general inquiries to applications@lenapope.org

Early Learning Aide Preschool (full-time)
Read More Apply Now

POSITION TITLE: Early Learning Aide Preschool (full-time)
SUPERVISOR: Early Learning Center Director

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

•Direct supervision of children:
-Maintains constant visual and auditory monitoring and promotes a safe learning environment.
•Student Engagement:
-Creatively and consistently assesses and engages children in learning.
•Education:
-Assists in implementing planned learning activities that facilitate appropriate learning and development of children.
•Parent Engagement:
-Effectively communicates with parents (in verbal and written form) information regarding program activities and child progress, behavior, successes and concerns.
•Professionalism:
-Performs in a professional manner consistent with Lena Pope expectations.
•Classroom Management/Environment:
-Effectively address classroom behaviors by teaching appropriate conflict resolution skills and maintaining the positive esteem of children

QUALIFICATIONS:

•Educational/Certification:
-Child Development Associate (CDA) and/or Associates Degree in a child related field required.
•Must be at least 18 years of age.
•A minimum of 6 months relevant experience serving early childhood population.
•Spanish speaking preferred.
•Ability to interact with clients and staff with sensitivity and responsiveness to cultural and socioeconomic characteristics in the service population.
•Skills/Abilities:
-Strong oral and written communication abilities.
-Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
-Excellent organizational skills.
•Other Requirements: Must have a driving record which is within the guidelines of the insurance underwriter. Must not have been charged with or convicted of a criminal offense that would disable the employment by failing to meet minimum standards as set by the Licensing Branch of the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services.

LOCATION
Lena Pope ELC-UNTHSC Campus
3620 Modlin Ave.
Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Early Learning Aide (Full-Time and Part-Time)
Read More Apply Now

Summary

  • Direct supervision of children:
    • Maintains constant visual and auditory monitoring and promotes a safe learning environment.
  • Student Engagement:
    • Creatively and consistently assesses and engages children in learning.
  • Education:
    • Assists in implementing planned learning activities that facilitate appropriate learning and development of children.
  • Parent Engagement:
    • Effectively communicates with parents (in verbal and written form) information regarding program activities and child progress, behavior, successes and concerns.
  • Professionalism:
    • Performs in a professional manner consistent with Lena Pope expectations.
  • Classroom Management/Environment:
    • Is able to effectively manage classroom behaviors by addressing negative behaviors and reinforcing positive behaviors

Qualifications

  • Educational/Certification:
    • Child Development Associate (CDA) and/or Associates Degree in a child related
      field required.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • A minimum of 6 months relevant experience serving early childhood population.
  • Spanish speaking preferred.
  • Ability to interact with clients and staff with sensitivity and responsiveness to cultural and socioeconomic characteristics in the service population.
  • Skills/Abilities:
    • Strong oral and written communication abilities.
    • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
    • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Other Requirements: Must have a driving record which is within the guidelines of the insurance underwriter. Must not have been charged with or convicted of a criminal offense that would disable the employment by failing to meet minimum standards as set by the Licensing Branch of the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services.

Interested candidates should email resume and employment application to applications@lenapope.org.  No phone, fax or walk in inquiries will be accepted.  EOE