The CCE works closely with the Office of Financial Aid and our community partners to create part-time positions for Lawrence students. Federal work-study eligibility is required to apply for these positions, as a portion of the wages is paid by the federal work-study program. 

These positions are great for students who are interested in exploring careers in the non-profit or social impact space. 

Interested in applying for a community work-study position? Check out the links below to explore our current community work-study openings.

Eligible students should apply via Handshake.

  • Child Care Teacher - Appleton YMCA (Federal Work Study)

    Sun, 08/21/2022 - 10:43am
    Job Description The Appleton YMCA is seeking creative and fun individuals to join our team as teachers in our Early Learning Center! Play & Learn is a licensed, part-time childcare program where children can stay at the Y for up to 5 hours per day. Teachers will interact frequently, affectionately and respectfully with children and their families. Respect and observe children's interests. Enhance children's learning experience through play, language and interactive activities. Use positive procedures when guiding children's behavior. Be attentive, flexible and supportive of children and families. Assistant and Lead teaching positions available.Multiple Part-Time hours ranging from 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM are available.Job Requirements Must be 18 years of age, and have completed high school or its equivalency as determined by the DPI.Entry-Level Assistant Positions: Willing to obtain early childhood coursework/credentials. Staff have the ability to complete early childhood workbooks for qualifications through the Y. All applicants are encouraged to apply.Lead Teacher Positions: Must have minimum of Introduction to the Child Care Profession and Skills and Strategies for the Childcare teacher or equivalent. Teachers working in an infant room must have Fundamentals of Infant and Toddler Care or its equivalent within 6 months of hire. Prefer associates degree in Early Childhood education, however not required. Experience of 1-2 years working with children. Organization Summary Come join us at the Y, Where Work is Play! Benefits of joining our team: Free YMCA membership, discounts on child care, classes, programs, and more! Y Retirement Plan, 403(B) Retirement Option. You will have the opportunity to grow in a professional, supportive environment. Here, you can apply your experience, knowledge and abilities, while discovering new talents within yourself as you affect positive change in the lives of those around you. Whether you enjoy working with kids, adults or seniors, the benefits of working at the YMCA stay with you for a lifetime. Discover your passion at the Y! The YMCA is for all. We make sure that everyone, no matter their age, gender, race, ability, or any other identifier, is welcomed as part of the YMCA family. We are proud to celebrate diversity as an equal opportunity workplace.

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