Careers

Current Job Openings

Part Time Assistants Needed for Child Care Program
Part Time Assistant Needed for Infant Care Program
Part Time Assistant Needed for Day Treatment for Adults Program
Part Time Teacher Assistant Needed for Special Education K-5 Classroom
Physical Therapy Position Opening
Occupational Therapy Position Opening

 

Part Time Assistants Needed for Child Care Program

UPWARD (a 4 Star Program through Quality First!) is seeking qualified applicants for part time positions (25 - 30 hours per week) as assistants in our Child Care Program toddler and preschool classrooms beginning ASAP!
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Communicate and work with staff to promote a quality program
Supervise children at all times
Communicate and interact with children throughout all activities
Provide a clean, organized and safe environment
Adhere to state licensing guidelines
Assist with feeding as needed
Diapering

Qualifications: High School diploma or GED, experience working with children.
Requirements: A valid fingerprint clearance card, CPR, First Aid. If you do not hold these certifications, UPWARD will provide training.

If interested, call Sharon Graham at 602-279-5801 x204 or send resume to sharon.graham@upwardaz.org

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Part Time Assistant Needed for Infant Care Program

UPWARD is seeking qualified applicants for a part-time position (7:30-1:30 P.M.) as an assistant in our infant care program.
Responsibilities: Provide infants with a safe and nurturing environment, including feeding, diapering, tummy time, reading stories, play, etc.
Qualifications: High School diploma or GED, experience working with infants and children.
Requirements: A valid fingerprint clearance card, CPR, and First Aid. If you do not hold these certifications, UPWARD will provide training.

If interested, send resume to sharon.graham@upwardaz.org

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Part Time Assistant Needed for Day Treatment for Adults Program

UPWARD is seeking qualified applicants for a part time position (20-30 hours per week) as an assistant in our DTA program. 
Responsibilities: Assist clients with daily routine, including feeding, diapering, ISP goals and other duties as assigned by DTA teacher.
Qualifications: High School diploma or GED, experience working with clients, physical ability to lift and position clients.
Requirements: A valid fingerprint clearance card, CPR, First Aid, Article IX training. If you do not hold these certifications, UPWARD will provide training.

If interested, send resume to 
sharon.graham@upwardaz.org or call 602-279-5801 for more information.
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Part Time Teacher Assistant Needed for Special Education K-5 Classroom

UPWARD is seeking qualified applicants for a part-time position (8:15-2:15 P.M.) as an assistant in one of our special education classrooms.
Responsibilities: Assist children with daily routine, including feeding, diapering, IEP goals and other duties as assigned by teacher.
Qualifications: High School diploma or GED, experience working with children with special needs, ability to life up to 50 lbs.
Requirements: A valid fingerprint clearance card, CPR, and First Aid. If you do not hold these certifications, UPWARD will provide training.

If interested, send resume to sharon.graham@upwardaz.org

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Physical Therapy Position Opening

UPWARD for children and families is looking for a physical therapist to work in our school and outpatient therapy clinic. We are located at 6306 N. 7th Street in central Phoenix.  We provide therapy services to students in our school age program that are severely disabled/medically fragile.  We also serve children with developmental disabilities in an outpatient clinical setting on the same campus. Our outpatient clients are ages birth through 20 and seen once a week in the clinic for a 50 minute session. Great opportunity to work closely with other therapists, special education teachers and pediatric nurses.  Possibility of full-time or part-time.

Interested? Please send resume to sharon.graham@upwardaz.org or call Sharon at 602-279-5801 x204 for more information.

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Occupational Therapy Position Opening

UPWARD for children and families is looking for an OTR to work with us on a contract basis. The majority of the work would be in our pediatric outpatient therapy clinic located at 6306 N. 7th Street in central Phoenix. Our clients are ages birth through 16 and seen once a week in the clinic for a 50 minute session. In addition, you would be working in our school program with students that are severely disabled/medically fragile. Time to work in the school would be built into your schedule. You would be working with a great team of therapists (physical, occupational, speech/language and music) as well as special education teachers.

Interested? Please send resume to sharon.graham@upwardaz.org for more information.

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