Article Title: Center Aide

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Penquis, a social services agency serving Penobscot, Piscataquis, and Knox counties for over 50 years, has an opening for a Center Aide in the Child Development department, based in the Old Town area:

40 hrs/wk; 42 wks/year (benefits eligible)

This position assists with greeting children, getting them settled into the facility, assisting with classroom and playground supervision, and other daily activities related to the operation of the classroom, including light cleaning duties.  Requires a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent and a Preschool CDA (or willingness to obtain a CDA within 1 year of hire); basic reading, writing and math skills, and the ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds. Training in childcare or social welfare and previous paid experience working with children are preferred.  The starting rate of pay for the Center Aide position is $12.00 and additional compensation will be given consideration with relevant experience.

Penquis offers an excellent benefits package and competitive wages.  An application form and job description are available from Penquis, 262 Harlow Street, P.O. Box 1162, Bangor, ME 04402-1162, Tel: 973-3500, TDD: 973-3520, from our offices in Lincoln, Rockland and Dover-Foxcroft, or you may apply online at  Applications will be accepted until May 17, 2019.

In accordance with federal regulations, Penquis does not discriminate.  Reasonable accommodation will be made for otherwise qualified persons with disabilities. Penquis is a smoke-free workplace.

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