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Click link below each posting for specific details and application process. Worcester Community Action Council, Inc. is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, physical or mental disability, pregnancy or pregnancy related condition, sexual orientation, gender identification, genetic information, membership in the uniformed services or any other classification which is protected under state or federal law.

Additional questions can be directed to WCAC’s Human Resources Administrator Rachel Kent at 508 762-9823 or

Fuel Assistance/Energy

Worcester Community Action Council (WCAC) seeks to hire an Intake Associate for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). The Intake Associate will provide exceptional customer service to income-eligible households who are applying for Fuel and Heating Assistance throughout the year.  The successful candidate will have excellent attention to detail, a strong work ethic and a willingness to assist clients from all backgrounds.  Data entry, computer skills and customer service experience are required. Bilingual individuals are strongly encouraged to apply. Learn More/Apply Here

Fiscal

WCAC is seeking a dynamic financial and grants manager to fill the Senior Accountant position in our busy Finance office. The successful candidate will have a wide range of responsibilities, including a variety of accounting operations and grants management. Qualified candidates will have Master’s degree in business administration or equivalent accounting/finance degree, or bachelor’s degree in accounting/finance/business with 5-7 years relevant business and accounting experience; with experience with payroll systems, Microsoft Office, particularly Excel, accounting software such as Great Plains, Blackbaud, Abila MIP or other accounting software desired. Learn More/Apply Here

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Head Start

WCAC’s Head Start program currently serves over 200 children, ages 3-5, and their families in two centers – one located at 25 Cole Avenue, Southbridge; the other site located at 116 School Street, Webster. The center-based programs provide developmentally appropriate curricula, health and nutrition services, breakfast, lunch and snack, special education opportunities, and family services.

    • Our Head Start program has reopened, abiding by the guidelines set forth by the State and EEC. In doing so, WCAC seeks to hire qualified Lead Classroom Teachers and Teacher Assistants to help with the new ratio requirements. WCAC has openings in both our Southbridge and Webster locations for school year schedule (40 weeks) in which the successful candidates will collaborate with their co-teacher to plan, organize and carry out classroom activities that contribute to children’s overall growth, self-esteem, social competence, development and safety.
    • WCAC is seeking a full time, exempt, Family Engagement Coordinator to support families enrolled in the Head Start and Early Head Start programs to promote self-sufficiency and engagement opportunities through education and advocacy. Learn More/Apply Here
    • WCAC is seeking a Family Case Manager, qualified professional to collaborate with parents of Head Start children and the education staff to promote the well-being of the child, self-sufficiency, and engagement opportunities. This is a school year, full time position, Monday to Friday 8:00am – 4:00pm. Learn More/Apply Here

Healthy Families of Southern Worcester County

Worcester Community Action Council (WCAC) is seeking a full time Family Support Advocate to work in our Healthy Families program. WCAC’s Healthy Families program is based in Southbridge, MA and serves Southern Worcester County. Healthy Families partners with first-time parents to provide coaching and support from pregnancy through the child’s third birthday. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing program participants with home visits, advocacy, support, assistance, and education to help them achieve optimal health, development, family stability, and function in their communities in accordance with a participant generated family goal plan. This person will co-facilitate groups and events when needed and trained to do so. Learn More/Apply Here