September 20, 2018

Career Opportunity- Substitute Teachers

Do you love working with young children? Are you passionate and energetic? Do you want to make a tangible difference in the lives of children in your community?  If so, come join our team! Broadreach Family & Community Services is presently accepting applications for substitute teachers to assist our classroom staff in the delivery of high-quality programming in our exceptional Early Childhood classrooms in Belfast, Swanville and Morrill.

Apply now to be a Substitute Teacher with Broadreach Family & Community Services and discover the rewards of supporting young children as they learn and grow in natural environments!

At Broadreach, you will have the opportunity to nurture and educate children ages two-and-a-half to five while working in an environment in which your unique skills and competencies are celebrated. We’ve been mid-coast Maine’s premier early childhood education provider for over 30 years! We offer a unique early childhood education to children of all abilities in nationally acclaimed and accredited, collaborative PreKs and inclusive classrooms, some of which operate year round. Our class size is small, between 14 and 16 children, and our classrooms each have a lead teacher, an assistant teacher and additional support staff.

As a Substitute Teacher at Broadreach, you will collaborate with a team of exceptional early childhood professionals, support an inclusive environment for children of all abilities, inspire children’s exploration of the natural world and impact the lives of children in your own community every day! Rates of pay are commensurate with education, experience and credentialing, starting at $12.00 per hour.

Successful applicants will possess a high school diploma, GED or greater. You must be at least 18 years of age. Previous experience working with children and reliable transportation are required. You must be able to bend and lift 50 lbs.  You must attend all required trainings and complete a thorough background check with satisfactory results.

Broadreach is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply, please forward your resume and three written references to:

Vicky Nickerson
Early Childhood Operations Coordinator
Broadreach Family & Community Services
5 Stephenson Lane, Belfast, ME 04915
e. vnickerson@brmaine.org
F. (207) 338-1652

January 10, 2017

Broadreach to offer interactive forum on the value of place-based nature education

sprouts fort

Why Kids Build Forts and other inspirations from the Forest Preschool Movement
On Monday, January 30, from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM, The Belfast Free Library will host an interactive discussion forum on the value of place-based nature education for young children in the Abbott Room of the Library.. The forum features a panel of seasoned early childhood educators who are currently working in a Forest Preschool setting, providing nature-based preschool services to young children designated with a variety of special needs as well as typically developing children. The presentation is sponsored by the SPROUTS Early Childhood Education Program of Broadreach Family and Community Services: www.brmaine.org. For more information contact Vicky Nickerson at 207-338-2200 x 101, vnickerson@brmaine.org