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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.

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Senior Director of Programs and Operations Featured Job!

New Position- Posted 01/13/2020

The board and executive director (ED) are looking for a mission-focused, seasoned, strategic, and process-minded leader with experience growing an organization, leading an executive management team, for our Senior Director of Programs and Operations.

The Senior Director of Programs and Operations is responsible for leading and supporting others at GCC in delivering measurable, cost-effective results that fulfill the mission, vision and values of GCC.  The Senior Director has the skills, sensitivity, and confidence to develop the talent and capabilities that each member of the team brings to this mission. While it is essential that the COO bring efficient and effective systems to increase the productivity of the organization, it is also critical that the team retain a focus on innovation on a foundation of evidence-based best practice.  Supervises: Director of Human Resources, Director of Programming, Chief Financial Officer, Director of ERP and Financial Services, Asst. Director of Operations, Assistant Director of Hospitality Services.

Application preference date extended to Monday, February 3, 2020, however applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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Assistant Director- Youth Programs Featured Job!

Replacement due to Promotion- Posted 1/13/2020

The Assistant Director-Youth Programs supervises Goodman Community Center's (GCC) middle and high school site-based programs. The position also supervises the organization and coordination of evidence-based programs. GCC is a continuous quality improvement organization (CQI) and strives to engage in data driven program modifications.

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Early Childhood Education Partnership Manager Featured Job!

New Position- Posted 01/13/2020

Early Childhood Education (ECE) Partnership Manager

The ECE Partnership Manager is responsible for developing key partnerships and programs that focus on social emotional, mental health and enhances cognitive and academic learning. This position works under the cross collaboration systems project funded by the United Way of Dane County. The goal of the program is to ensure children, parents and schools are ready for success of GCC ECE graduates. At a minimum, the ECE Partnership Manager develops and supports partnerships with parents, Anesis Counseling Center, the Rainbow Project, local elementary schools, and the Madison Children’s Museum.

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LOFT Girls Inc. Coordinator Middle School

New Position- Posted 01/13/2020

The LOFT Girls Inc. Coordinator is responsible for creating, implementing, monitoring and growing gender specific programming for young women as an integrated component of the overall LOFT middle school out of school programs. Focusing primarily on middle school program implementation, as well as visioning, planning and providing oversight for middle school, the LOFT Girls Inc. Coordinator oversees the day to day operation and reporting for Girls Inc. program at the Goodman Community Center. This position works closely with other LOFT and GCC staff to develop community partnerships, recruit and support older youth programs offered by and in conjunction with other youth development entities, non-profits and community groups using the LOFT for youth directed programs.

All elements of the program for youth should be guided by the Goodman mission, vision, and values, input from youth and community members, Girls Inc. National Strategic Priorities, evidence-informed quality practices, and stated program outcomes.

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Program Meal Cook

The primary mission of the Goodman Community Center food service programs is to produce healthy meals for children, youth, parents and older adults. A secondary goal is to teach teens about locally sourced foods, culinary arts and employment training/experiences in the food industry.

This Part-time 25 hour week position supports the execution of menus for youth and adult programs.  AM Shift  Monday - Friday. Includes paid time off, health, dental, vision. life, EAP, 403(b) and free on-site fitness center membership.  Additional hours available supporting catering and TEENworks. 

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Substitute Teacher (Both Preschool and After School Available)


We have opportunities for Substitute Teachers to support our childcare, preschool, 4K, and after school programming.

Our Substitute Teachers may support our 4K and classroom teachers as well as our elementary afterschool teachers in day to day organizing, supervising, and implementing preschool and after school programming that supports the goals of GCC’s childcare and elementary after school programs and 4K curriculum.  Shifts available may be half day or full day, accept as many shifts that are convenient with your schedule.  After school scheduling is: 

Monday 12:15p-5:30p, Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 1:45p-5:30p & 12:45p-6p Wednesday

Monday 12:15p-5:30p, Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 1:45p-5:30p & 12:45p-6p Wednesday

Benefits include:  paid training and free membership to on-site Lussier Fitness Center.  

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HR Generalist

New Position- Posted 01/20/2020

The Human Resources Generalist plays a vital role in delivering Goodman Community Center’s commitment to creating and maintaining a work community that respects and values diverse life experiences. This role helps administer programs and best practices that will attract, develop, and retain a diverse workforce and volunteer base as well as cultivate an environment of inclusion across programs at GCC.

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Elementary Afterschool Teacher

Posted 01/13/2020

Our Elementary Age Afterschool Program is a place for children from all backgrounds to play, socialize, learn and grow. Teachers assist the classroom lead in organizing, supervising, and implementing after school programming that supports the goals of GCC’s elementary program.  Teach in newly renovated classrooms in a beautiful historic building, on-site gym, playground and even a Splash Pad! 

Part-time 22-25 hours/week during the school year. Hours: Monday 12:15-6 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 1:45- 6 p.m.   June to mid-August 40 hours/week available. 

Benefits include: paid time off, health, dental, vision, 403(b) and free membership to on-site Lussier Fitness Center. 

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