Employment - Goodman Community Center

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The community we serve, the colleagues we work with and the great facility we work in, make the Goodman Community Center a pretty great place to work. We welcome you to read about why our employees love to work here. Our staff is committed to strengthening lives and securing futures of all our participants, customers and facility users, from little ones to older adults.


Receptionist (Part-time Hourly)

Interested in working a few hours to support your local community center? Apply to be one of our receptionists to help cover shifts when staff are out or when we have events at both of our beautiful buildings. As part of the staff team you will have free access to the fitness center.

Please download a complete position description.

Please submit a resume and application to Lisa Jacob.

After School Teacher (Part-time Hourly 22-24 hours/week)

The Elementary Age Afterschool Program at Goodman Community Center is a place for children from all backgrounds to play, socialize, learn and grow.  Teachers are expected to assist the classroom lead in organizing, supervising, and implementing after school programming that supports the goals of GCC’s elementary program. 

Please download a complete position description.

Please submit a resume and application to Lisa Jacob.

Preschool Teacher  (Full-time Hourly, 40 hours/week)

The Early Childhood Education program at Goodman Community Center is a place for young children 3-5 years of age to learn and grow in a safe and encouraging setting. Staff work as a team to guide the development of the children as they learn in an environment of discovery and play. Teachers are expected to help the 4K Teacher and other classroom teachers in organizing, supervising, and implementing early childhood education programming that supports the goals of GCC’s childcare programs. Hours are M-F, 7:45 a.m. – 3:45 p.m. 

Please download a complete position description.

Please submit a resume and application to Lisa Jacob.

AmeriCorps Senior Meal Lead Volunteer Coordinator (20-25 hours/week)

Spend the next year serving members of our community, recruiting and supporting volunteers for the Senior Meal program at the Goodman Community Center. The GCC’s Senior Meal program served over 10,500 meals to more than 300 unique individual members of our community annually. Weekly meals served average 207. During the commitment period, the member will support the senior meal program in recruiting, training, and managing volunteers serving as kitchen assistants and meal site room hosts. The member will also work closely with engaged community partners and service learning student populations. The member will act as backup support for the center’s general volunteer programs, as well as developing tools to support our staff working with and supervising volunteers.

Hours include Monday thru Friday, 10 am–2 pm with occasional flexibility for special events. Must be able and willing to serve 900 hours between September 11, 2018 – August 31, 2019. Position rewards are listed in the complete description below. More information here on the Marshfield Clinic Americorps Volunteer Wisconsin program.

Please download a complete position description.

Please submit a resume and MCHS AmeriCorps Volunteer application to Lisa Jacob.


GCC offers a competitive benefits package, with various options and coverages for staff members to choose from. 

View the GCC Benefit Plan


Ask our receptionist for an application or download and complete an Employment Application Form below. You may want to download the form by right-clicking and selecting "Save As". Include your name in the file name.

PDF Application

If you choose to fill out this PDF form, please add your name when saving the file. For example, "GCC Employment Application_Jane Smith.pdf"

Microsoft Word Application

Email your completed application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Or mail your completed application to:
Lisa Jacob, Assistant Director and Human Resources Manager
Goodman Community Center
149 Waubesa St.
Madison, WI 53704

GCC is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate because of age, sex, gender, gender identity, genetic information, physical appearance, disability, association with a person with a disability, race, color, creed or religion, conviction, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical condition, pregnancy, arrest or conviction record, military participation, political beliefs, marital status, sexual orientation, income level or source of income, student status or any other protected characteristic as protected by law.