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The Work-Family Connection is a not-for-profit educational organization that has been in operation since 1989. Our mission is to provide high-quality services that continually respond to the emerging needs of children, their families, schools and communities. Our programs, operated on school grounds for the convenience of families, include before and after school programs, extended day pre-k & kindergarten, vacation/holiday and summer camps.


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A job that gives you enjoyment and satisfaction! Here's what you will be doing:
  • Fun enrichment and recreational activities with children and youth.
  • Supervising enrichment activities.
  • Being an adult friend, educator and mentor.
  • Preparing and maintain a safe, comfortable, stimulating environment.
  • Maintaining positive interaction with families.
  • Assist young people in learning social and life skills: cooperation, problem solving, environment awareness, appreciation of diversity, teamwork, and conflict resolution.
  • Completing and filing paperwork.
  • Attending staff meetings and workshops.
Positions with WFC may include:
  • Before & After School Programs are Mon-Fri, 7am—9am & 2:30—6:30pm.
  • Flexible hours, good pay, and plenty of job satisfaction.
  • Schools located in Hunterdon, Somerset, Warren, Morris & Union Counties.
  • Site Directors: 25-35 Hours per week. Must have a minimum of 2 years experience working with school-age children, and a High School Diploma. College education preferred.
  • After School Teachers: Must be 18 years old, some college OR experience working with school-age children.
  • Jr. Assistants: Open to High School students that enjoy working with children, and may be pursuing a career in a related field.
  • Compensation based on education, qualifications and experience.
  We typically do most of our hiring in the summer for the upcoming school year. We do hire throughout the school year, as needed. We look forward to acquiring new talent for our programs! Please click on the application tab to view current openings. "I have been employed by The Work-Family Connection since the fall of 2007. The Work-Family Connection takes the word "family" to include not only the families we serve but the staff as well. This organization encourages staff to try new ideas and values professional development. In addition, to me, the Work-Family Connection is a place where the focus is on best practices for each family and community. They have a visible company Mission statement, offer flexible hours with genuine support from an amazing supervisory staff, and ideas from staff are welcomed and considered. WFC is a place where fun and creativity are part of each day!" - Cindy C. "I have worked for WFC for almost five years. The hours work well with my schedule. There is a lot of teamwork, collaboration and camaraderie amongst the staff which makes work very enjoyable!" - Sherri
Great Benefits you receive as a WFC Team Member:
  • Competitive wages
  • Career advancement
  • Optional health benefits package
  • Paid training and conferences
  • Great experience with kids
  • Paid vacation/holiday/personal days
  • Matched 401K
  • Child care benefits
  • Flexible hours
  • Wonderful work environment