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All applicants wanting to be considered for employment by Sunrise Family Resource Center, must follow the directions with each position listed to submit a resume.

Nondiscrimination Statement


The Sunrise Family Resource Center is dedicated to providing a nondiscriminatory working environment and equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of age, race, national origin, color, ethnicity, genetics, religion, gender, gender preference, pregnancy, disabilities, marital status, veteran status, ancestry or political affiliation.

Sunrise Family Resource Center is is an equal opportunity employer.



We Have (6) Positions Available



Are you an energetic people person? Do you enjoy getting out in the community and spreading positivity? Are you organized, professional, and passionate about making a difference in your community? Then we want to hear from you! Sunrise is looking to fill the new position of Resource Coordinator. Interested candidates should be flexible and possess the ability to work both independently and as part of a team. Day-to-day activities will vary, and candidates should be willing to lend a hand where needed. Typical responsibilities may include the following:

• Place purchase orders, stock, and maintain inventory for Sunrise’s Pantry.
• Create recipe kits for Sunrise Pantry.
• Help organize Community Share Agriculture products for Pantry and other Sunrise events.
• Receive and organize donations made to Sunrise.
• Assist with planning and shopping for Sunrise programming and events as necessary.
• Attend community events and represent Sunrise.

Candidates should have basic computer knowledge and strong organizational skills. Background in human services, food resources, customer service, and/or nonprofit organizations would be a plus. Lived experience will be considered. High school diploma or GED required. This position will be part-time with the possibility to grow into full-time, and will start at $18/hr.

Sunrise is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a diverse, inclusive and equitable environment where all people feel valued and respected whatever their birth, identify, or circumstance. We hope you join us in celebrating the people that collectively make up our community.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, current resume, and three references (with contact information) to jobs@sunrisepcc.com.


Our licensed, NAEYC accredited, 5 STAR Early Care and Education Program at Sunrise Family Resource Center is looking for a full-time early education teacher. We are seeking a committed professional who has experience with children ages 6 weeks to three years, who loves to get down on the floor to play and appreciates that early childhood is a messy business.

The ideal candidate will be able to implement developmentally appropriate curriculum in a safe and nurturing environment, have knowledge of trauma-informed practices, work well in a team atmosphere, and provide education and support to parents.

Bachelor's degree in early childhood education (or related field) and experience working with young children and their parents preferred, other degrees or education will be considered. Strong organizational skills a must. Knowledge of the philosophy and strength-based values of family centered services and early childhood education is an important part of this rewarding work. Compensation is based on experience: $15 - $18/hour.

Sunrise is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a diverse, inclusive and equitable environment where all people feel valued and respected whatever their birth, identify, or circumstance. We hope you join us in celebrating the people that collectively make up our community.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, current resume, and three references (with contact information) to Tiffany Gaghich at jobs@sunrisepcc.com.


Sunrise Family Resource Center is seeking a motivated Part-Time (15-20 hours weekly) cleaner and maintenance person. Duties include daily cleaning of our early care and education classrooms and weekly cleaning of offices. Expected with this position are seasonal deeper cleans as well as ongoing general light maintenance: mowing of lawns, mulching gardens, etc.

The right candidate will be meticulous in their cleaning processes and use a preventative approach to general maintenance tasks. This position requires attendance in the latter afternoon and some early mornings to clear walkways of snow and ice.

The right candidate must also be able to pass a background check. Rate of pay based on experience.

Please send letters of interest and how you meet the requirements, resume and 3 references to jobs@sunrisepcc.com

Sunrise is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Are you a natural teacher or caregiver? Do you love to create healthy meals that children love to eat and explore? Then Sunrise Family Resource Center Early Care and Education Program is the place for you! As the Sunrise ECE Cook you will prepare nutritionally balanced, attractive, family-style meals for children ages three and under, and staff. You will plan menus while considering the Center’s budget, seasonal and locally available foods, and state and federal nutritional requirements for children.

This is a part-time position, with the potential to move into full-time employment within Sunrise. We offer a professional development package and a great work environment. Applicants must have a High School Diploma/GED, and those with relevant experience in a licensed child care facility kitchen, commercial kitchen, public school cafeteria or equivalent, will be prioritized. Applicant will also need to meet state requirements and pass a background clearance check.

Sunrise is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a diverse, inclusive and equitable environment where all people feel valued and respected whatever their birth, identify, or circumstance. We hope you join us in celebrating the people that collectively make up our community.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, current resume, and three references (with contact information) to Tiffany Gaghich at jobs@sunrisepcc.com.


Sunrise Family Resource Center is seeking an enthusiastic professional to fill the role of Early Care and Education (ECE) Director. The ECE Director will manage the daily operations of the Sunrise childcare center, which serves twenty-two infants and toddlers, ages 6 weeks to 3 years.

Ideal candidates will be competent and knowledgeable in quality early childcare practices, which contribute to the growth and development of young children and their parents/caregivers. The ECE Director will help support and connect families to additional Sunrise services, the early childhood community, and our state partners, when appropriate and/or necessary. In this role, the ECE Director will work closely with the Sunrise Executive Director, will be an active member of Sunrise's Leadership Team, and will be responsible for supervising all ECE staff members. Great collaboration skills are needed to facilitate relationships between classroom staff, Sunrise staff, community partners, and families, to ensure smooth operations in keeping with the agency's mission, philosophy, and standards of practice.

• Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in early childhood education, child development, or human services is preferred. An Associate's Degree is required, as is two years' experience with infants and toddlers, and two years' experience with family-centered services.

• As of 9/1/2016: Vt Early Childhood Director Step 1 Certificate or a three-credit college course in program management for early care and education or in staff supervision, related to early care and education and a three-credit college course in curriculum.

• Must be 21 years of age and able to maintain a valid driver's license.

This is a 40-hour-per-week position, with flexible scheduling options. Compensation is based on experience: $23.00 - $26.00/per hour. Sunrise Family Resource Center provides a balanced and generous benefit package.

Interested candidates must submit a current resume and a letter of interest, along with three (3) references to: Tiffany Gaghich, Parent Child Center Coordinator, at jobs@sunrisepcc.com.

Sunrise is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a diverse, inclusive and equitable environment where all people feel valued and respected. We hope you join us in celebrating the people that collectively make up our community.


Sunrise Family Resource Center is looking for a dynamic, energetic and organized individual to join our team of professionals.

The Parent Educator will be passionate about working with young children and families throughout Bennington County. Duties for this position include, but are not limited to:

* Implement the Welcome Baby Program to include universal home visits.
* Offer playgroups in communities county-wide
* Coordinate programming within our monthly calendar for parents, caregivers and professionals as needed.
* Provide parenting support and education programming.
* Increase opportunities for fathers and males.
Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree is required and experience working with young children and families.

The ideal candidate will:
* Be familiar with strength-based, family centered practices.
* Possess strong communication skills.
* Demonstrate the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively, as part of a team.
* Be willing to travel to families homes, throughout Bennington County.
* Have a valid driver’s license and a personal vehicle to use for home visits.

This is a 40-hour-per-week position, with flexible scheduling options. Compensation is based on experience: $20-22.00/per hour. Sunrise Family Resource Center provides a balanced and generous benefit package.
Sunrise is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a diverse, inclusive and equitable environment where all people feel valued and respected. We hope you join us in celebrating the people that collectively make up our community.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, a complete resume, and three references (with contact information) to jobs@sunrisepcc.com


MISSION

The MISSION of Sunrise is "Strengthening Families". Sunrise works in partnership with individuals, families, and community members to provide a variety of supports and services. These services promote the growth and development of individuals and families through encouragement of strengths, expansion of opportunities, and support in times of stress.

VISION

ALL families have the strengths and resources to reach their full potential.

CORE VALUES

All families have unique strengths. Families and providers learn together as partners. Hope makes change possible.