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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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SUPERVISOR:           Community Based Services Supervisor

PRIMARY FUNCTION: Responsible for the implementation of a home or office-based program or service that will encourage clients/families to maintain cohesiveness and to preserve the family as a unit by providing crisis intervention, therapy, skills training, skills building groups, and linkage to community resources.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Educational/Certification:
    • Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in social work, counseling, psychology, or other field related to health and human services. Appropriate licensure preferred. (LMSW, LPC-A, LMFT-A, LCDC)
    • Clinical knowledge of the DSM and disorders that impact children and youth.
    • Broad knowledge of community resources.
    • Experience working with at risk youth and families. Experience providing in-home services and group facilitation preferred.
    • Driver’s license required.
  • Skills/Abilities:
    • Strong oral and written communication skills.
    • Excellent counseling and clinical ability.
    • Able to organize, coordinate, and direct service activities.
    • Possess good judgement and decision making skills.
    • Able to use technical equipment such as a cell phone and personal computer for on-going communication
    • Willingness to perform within a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends.
    • Ability to collaborate with family members and other professionals.
    • Able to relate well with others in a multi-cultural environment.
    • Bilingual required.
  • 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 Lena Pope Policies and Procedures.

LOCATION:  3200 Sanguinet Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76107 

Administrative Assistant to the Chief of Education Services
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SUPERVISOR: Chief of Education Services

Major Responsibilities and Duties:
• Provide direct assistance and support to the Chief of Education Services
• Efficiently perform responsible, confidential, and complex administrative assignments
• General office management; process routine requests; prepare expense reports & reimbursements, purchase orders and supply requisitions, compile pertinent data, monitor receipts of materials and invoices
•Set up meetings which may involve reserving the venue, preparing materials, or catering arrangements; manage & maintain calendar appointments
•Maintain positive community relations via professional and effective verbal and written communications with all stakeholders
•Respond to and manage routine inquiries appropriately from staff and stakeholders

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education/Certification:
• High School Diploma or GED
• Bachelor’s Degree strongly preferred
• At least 3 years of experience in an administrative support position in education setting
• Driver’s license required

Special Knowledge/Skills:
• Knowledge of education and/or nonprofit agency, operations & administrative policies
• Advanced knowledge in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Adobe
• Ability to incorporate technological advances into daily office operations, inclusive of composing general correspondence, maintaining accurate records and files
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills including proofreading, editing, spelling, and grammatical skills with attention to detail
•Professional and courteous demeanor
•Ability to work in fast paced environment with moving deadlines

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 Lena Pope Policies and Procedures.

LOCATION: 3200 Sanguinet Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Family Therapist (Full-time position)
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SUPERVISOR:  Counseling Services Supervisor

PRIMARY FUNCTIONResponsible for providing therapeutic services to clients and their families.

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. Spanish speaking a plus. 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
  • Able to provide services both in person and via telehealth

LOCATION:      Fort Worth

Event Services Coordinator
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POSITION TITLE: Amon Carter Center Coordinator (full-time beginning 9/1/2021)
SUPERVISOR: Event Services Coordinator

PRIMARY FUNCTION:
• Responsible for implementing guidelines and procedures for the Amon Carter Center events.
• Responsible for marketing the Amon Carter Center.
• Responsible for coordinating events in the Amon Carter Center including acting as host for weekday and weekend events. Must be able to work weekends, early mornings and evenings as needed.
• Initiates or prepares correspondence, special reports and tabulations according to specific directions.
• Represents Lena Pope through telephone and personal contacts.
• Monitors incoming and outgoing correspondence regarding the Amon Carter Center.
• Act as liaison between Lena Pope and individuals/companies/non-profits, wishing to hold event in the Amon Carter Center.
• Oversees the Amon Carter Center calendar.
• May coordinate and oversee special projects

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Educational/Certification: Bachelor degree from an accredited college or university or equivalent experience. Driver’s license required.
• Required Knowledge: Event planning, coordinating and marketing knowledge.
• Basic computer skills.
• Skills/Abilities: Strong oral and written communication abilities; ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously; excellent organizational skills.
• Other Requirements: Must be able to work weekends, early mornings and evenings as needed. 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
3200 Sanguinet Street
Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Early Learning Teacher Toddler/2-year-old room
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Reports to: Director of Early Learning Center

Position Functions:
1) Direct supervision of children: Maintains constant visual and auditory monitoring and promotes a safe learning environment.
2) Student Engagement: Creatively and consistently engages children in learning.
3) Conducts Assessment: Regularly observes and evaluates each child’s progress and shares findings with parents and director at least twice a year.
4) Education: Provides planned learning activities that facilitate appropriate development of children.
5) Parent Engagement: Effectively communicates with parents (in verbal and written form).
6) Professionalism: Performs in a professional manner consistent with job description.
7) Classroom Management/Environment: Maintains an organized classroom and schedule.

Qualifications
To be able to perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.
• Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in a child-related field, Early Childhood Education or equivalent required.
• 2 years experience in ECEC or related field
• Must possess knowledge of the following
o Developmental stages
o Effective childcare discipline management
o Appropriate parent and child communication
o Effective classroom environments specific to ages/stages

Location
3200 Sanguinet Street, Fort Worth, TX 76107
3620 Modlin Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76107

Receptionist/Administrative Assistant (full-time)
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SUPERVISOR: Director of Counseling Services

PRIMARY FUNCTION: Providing customer service to Lena Pope clients and their families. Provide administrative support to staff, Supervisors and Director of Counseling Services.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Educational/Certification:
o High School Diploma or GED, typing and general office skills; bilingual preferred.
o At least one-year experience in a receptionist/administrative support position preferred.
• Required Knowledge:
o Greet and check in clients, take payment if required, answer the telephone.
o Confirm client appointments through reminder calls and texts.
o Support programs and staff by completing daily clerical tasks and performing errands as needed.
o Filing/data entry for counseling program.
o Computer skills required.
o Performs other duties as assigned.

• 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 Lena Pope Policies and Procedures.

LOCATION: 3200 Sanguinet Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Family Therapist (full-time)
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SUPERVISOR: Counseling Services Supervisor

PRIMARY FUNCTIONResponsible for providing therapeutic services to clients and their families.

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. Spanish speaking a plus. 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
  • Able to provide services both in person and via telehealth

 LOCATION:      Fort Worth

Case Manager (Part-Time)
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SUPERVISOR: Community Based Services Supervisor

PRIMARY FUNCTION: Responsible for the implementation of a home or office-based program that will encourage clients/families to maintain cohesiveness and to preserve the family as a unit by providing crisis intervention, case management, skills training, and linkage to resources.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Educational/Certification:
    • Bachelor’s degree with an accredited major in health and human services or liberal arts. Appropriate licensure preferred.
    • Broad knowledge of community resources.
    • Experience working with at risk youth and families. Experience providing in-home services and group facilitation preferred.
    • Driver’s license required.
  • Skills/Abilities:
    • Strong oral and written communication skills.
    • Able to organize, coordinate, and direct case management activities.
    • Possess good judgement and decision making skills.
    • Able to use technical equipment such as a cell phone and personal computer for on-going communication
    • Willingness to perform within a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends.
    • Ability to collaborate with family members and other professionals.
    • Able to relate well with others in a multi-cultural environment.
  • 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 Lena Pope Policies and Procedures.


LOCATION: 3200 Sanguinet Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76107

 

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
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SUPERVISOR:           Community Based Services Supervisor

PRIMARY FUNCTION: Responsible for the implementation of a home or office-based program or service that will encourage clients/families to maintain cohesiveness and to preserve the family as a unit by providing crisis intervention, therapy, skills training, skills building groups, and linkage to community resources.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Educational/Certification:
    • Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in social work, counseling, psychology, or other field related to health and human services. Appropriate licensure preferred. (LMSW, LPC-A, LMFT-A, LCDC)
    • Clinical knowledge of the DSM and disorders that impact children and youth.
    • Broad knowledge of community resources.
    • Experience working with at risk youth and families. Experience providing in-home services and group facilitation preferred.
    • Driver’s license required.
  • Skills/Abilities:
    • Strong oral and written communication skills.
    • Excellent counseling and clinical ability.
    • Able to organize, coordinate, and direct service activities.
    • Possess good judgement and decision making skills.
    • Able to use technical equipment such as a cell phone and personal computer for on-going communication
    • Willingness to perform within a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends.
    • Ability to collaborate with family members and other professionals.
    • Able to relate well with others in a multi-cultural environment.
    • Bilingual required.
  • 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 Lena Pope Policies and Procedures.

LOCATION:  3200 Sanguinet Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76107 

Family Therapist (Full-time position)
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SUPERVISOR:  Counseling Services Supervisor

PRIMARY FUNCTIONResponsible for providing therapeutic services to clients and their families.

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. Spanish speaking a plus. 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
  • Able to provide services both in person and via telehealth

LOCATION:      Fort Worth

Receptionist/Administrative Assistant (full-time)
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SUPERVISOR: Director of Counseling Services

PRIMARY FUNCTION: Providing customer service to Lena Pope clients and their families. Provide administrative support to staff, Supervisors and Director of Counseling Services.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Educational/Certification:
o High School Diploma or GED, typing and general office skills; bilingual preferred.
o At least one-year experience in a receptionist/administrative support position preferred.
• Required Knowledge:
o Greet and check in clients, take payment if required, answer the telephone.
o Confirm client appointments through reminder calls and texts.
o Support programs and staff by completing daily clerical tasks and performing errands as needed.
o Filing/data entry for counseling program.
o Computer skills required.
o Performs other duties as assigned.

• 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 Lena Pope Policies and Procedures.

LOCATION: 3200 Sanguinet Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Family Therapist (full-time)
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SUPERVISOR: Counseling Services Supervisor

PRIMARY FUNCTIONResponsible for providing therapeutic services to clients and their families.

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. Spanish speaking a plus. 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
  • Able to provide services both in person and via telehealth

 LOCATION:      Fort Worth

Administrative Assistant to the Chief of Education Services
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SUPERVISOR: Chief of Education Services

Major Responsibilities and Duties:
• Provide direct assistance and support to the Chief of Education Services
• Efficiently perform responsible, confidential, and complex administrative assignments
• General office management; process routine requests; prepare expense reports & reimbursements, purchase orders and supply requisitions, compile pertinent data, monitor receipts of materials and invoices
•Set up meetings which may involve reserving the venue, preparing materials, or catering arrangements; manage & maintain calendar appointments
•Maintain positive community relations via professional and effective verbal and written communications with all stakeholders
•Respond to and manage routine inquiries appropriately from staff and stakeholders

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education/Certification:
• High School Diploma or GED
• Bachelor’s Degree strongly preferred
• At least 3 years of experience in an administrative support position in education setting
• Driver’s license required

Special Knowledge/Skills:
• Knowledge of education and/or nonprofit agency, operations & administrative policies
• Advanced knowledge in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Adobe
• Ability to incorporate technological advances into daily office operations, inclusive of composing general correspondence, maintaining accurate records and files
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills including proofreading, editing, spelling, and grammatical skills with attention to detail
•Professional and courteous demeanor
•Ability to work in fast paced environment with moving deadlines

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 Lena Pope Policies and Procedures.

LOCATION: 3200 Sanguinet Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Case Manager (Part-time)
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SUPERVISOR:  Community Based Services Supervisor

PRIMARY FUNCTION: Responsible for the implementation of a home or office-based program that will encourage clients/families to maintain cohesiveness and to preserve the family as a unit by providing crisis intervention, case management, skills training, and linkage to resources.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Educational/Certification:
    • Bachelor’s degree with an accredited major in health and human services or liberal arts. Appropriate licensure preferred.
    • Broad knowledge of community resources.
    • Experience working with at risk youth and families. Experience providing in-home services and group facilitation preferred.
    • Driver’s license required.
  • Skills/Abilities:
    • Strong oral and written communication skills.
    • Able to organize, coordinate, and direct case management activities.
    • Possess good judgement and decision making skills.
    • Able to use technical equipment such as a cell phone and personal computer for on-going communication
    • Willingness to perform within a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends.
    • Ability to collaborate with family members and other professionals.
    • Able to relate well with others in a multi-cultural environment.
  • 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 Lena Pope Policies and Procedures.


LOCATION: 3200 Sanguinet Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76107

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

Event Services Coordinator
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POSITION TITLE: Amon Carter Center Coordinator (full-time beginning 9/1/2021)
SUPERVISOR: Event Services Coordinator

PRIMARY FUNCTION:
• Responsible for implementing guidelines and procedures for the Amon Carter Center events.
• Responsible for marketing the Amon Carter Center.
• Responsible for coordinating events in the Amon Carter Center including acting as host for weekday and weekend events. Must be able to work weekends, early mornings and evenings as needed.
• Initiates or prepares correspondence, special reports and tabulations according to specific directions.
• Represents Lena Pope through telephone and personal contacts.
• Monitors incoming and outgoing correspondence regarding the Amon Carter Center.
• Act as liaison between Lena Pope and individuals/companies/non-profits, wishing to hold event in the Amon Carter Center.
• Oversees the Amon Carter Center calendar.
• May coordinate and oversee special projects

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Educational/Certification: Bachelor degree from an accredited college or university or equivalent experience. Driver’s license required.
• Required Knowledge: Event planning, coordinating and marketing knowledge.
• Basic computer skills.
• Skills/Abilities: Strong oral and written communication abilities; ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously; excellent organizational skills.
• Other Requirements: Must be able to work weekends, early mornings and evenings as needed. 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
3200 Sanguinet Street
Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Early Learning Teacher Toddler/2-year-old room
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Reports to: Director of Early Learning Center

Position Functions:
1) Direct supervision of children: Maintains constant visual and auditory monitoring and promotes a safe learning environment.
2) Student Engagement: Creatively and consistently engages children in learning.
3) Conducts Assessment: Regularly observes and evaluates each child’s progress and shares findings with parents and director at least twice a year.
4) Education: Provides planned learning activities that facilitate appropriate development of children.
5) Parent Engagement: Effectively communicates with parents (in verbal and written form).
6) Professionalism: Performs in a professional manner consistent with job description.
7) Classroom Management/Environment: Maintains an organized classroom and schedule.

Qualifications
To be able to perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.
• Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in a child-related field, Early Childhood Education or equivalent required.
• 2 years experience in ECEC or related field
• Must possess knowledge of the following
o Developmental stages
o Effective childcare discipline management
o Appropriate parent and child communication
o Effective classroom environments specific to ages/stages

Location
3200 Sanguinet Street, Fort Worth, TX 76107
3620 Modlin Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76107

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:
    • 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