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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

The Connection is a wonderful place to work. Many positions offer flexible hours; and, all offer facility use and class discounts. Applications are available at the Front Desk or click here to download.  EEO 

  • Social Service Coordinator, P/T
    Develops and provides support services for Summit elementary school students and their families in afterschool enrichment programs; including academic, social and referral services. 12-15 hours per week, primarily M-F, 3-6pm. Degree in social work, counseling, education or equivalent experience required. Fluency in English and Spanish preferred. E-mail resume to Beverly Delia: beverly.delia@theconnectiononline.org

     
  • Customer Service, P/T
    Customer service and clerical responsibilities at busy Front Desk. Must be fluent in English and Spanish and serve the public in a professional manner. Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 1:00pm-6:00pm and Saturday or Sunday 9:00-1:00pm. Email resume to Angela Johnson:  angela.johnson@theconnectiononline.org

  • Child Care Staff, P/T
    Seeking staff members for a drop-in Nursery serving children ages 4 months and up. Flexible daytime, evening and weekend hours are available. Applicants must pass a background screening, have references and be extremely reliable. Salary based on experience.  Please send your resume to Esen Kusmin at nursery@theconnectiononline.org
     
Adult Fitness     
  • Adult Group Fitness Instructors, P/T
    Seeking Adult Group Fitness Instructors with National Certification + CPR/AED for the following classes: Cardio, Sculpt/Strength, Core, TRX, Tai Chi, Kickbox, Pilates and Yoga for various skill levels/populations. Day, evening and weekend hours available. Salary based on experience. Please contact sangeeta.benbow@theconnectiononline.org or (908) 273-4242 ext. 133
     
  • Fitness Trainer, P/T
    Flexible daytime, evening & weekend hours. Must be CPR certified. Certification a plus. Ideal for retirees or students. Contact Gary McGrane, 908-273-4242 or e-mail to gary.mcgrane@theconnectiononline.org
     
      
Aquatics
  • Lifeguard-Early Morning Shifts, P/T
    Hours available Monday-Friday, 5:15-8:30am and multiple shifts available on Saturday-Sunday between 7am-5pm. Must be certified in ARC Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR, & AED for the Professional Rescuer. Contact Andréa Falcone at 908-273-4242, ext. 109 or email andrea.falcone@theconnectiononline.org
  • Lifeguard, P/T
    We are seeking responsible, flexible, and certified lifeguards to enforce rules and ensure members safety during children's swim classes and other aquatic activities. Work shifts available for weekday afternoons, early evenings, and weekends. Must be certified in Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR & AED. Contact Andréa Falcone at 908-273-4242, ext. 109 or email andrea.falcone@theconnectiononline.org

  • Swim Instructor, P/T
    We are looking for enthusiastic, outgoing and dedicated individuals with good communication skills and a genuine love of children and water to teach children's swim lessons. We offer small group lessons to all swim levels/abilities, for students ages 3-15 yrs. 1-2 years of swim teaching experience is required. Contact Andréa Falcone at 908-273-4242, ext. 109 or email andrea.falcone@theconnectiononline.org

Gymnastics

  • Coach, F/T
    The Connection for Women & Families Summit Summies Gym Team is seeking an experienced full-time coach able to coach Copper through Platinum level gymnasts and teach preschool and school age gymnastic classes. Hours include weeknights and weekends. Excellent benefits. Salary based on experience. Send resume to Ann Marie Zingales at annmarie.zingales@theconnectiononline.org


  • Coach, P/T
    The Connection for Women & Families Summit Summies Gym Team is seeking an experienced part-time coach able to coach Copper through Platinum level gymnasts on weeknights and weekends. Salary based on experience. Send resume to Ann Marie Zingales at annmarie.zingales@theconnectiononline.com

  • Instructor, P/T
    Seeking a part-time instructor to teach preschool and school age gymnastic classes on weekdays and Saturdays. Send resume to Ann Marie Zingales at annmarie.zingales@theconnectiononline.com

Performing Arts

Youth

  • Instructors for Weekend Youth Classes, P/T
    The Connection for Women and Families in Summit, NJ is seeking enthusiastic individuals to develop and teach recreational parent/child classes and preschool classes such as arts, cooking, music and creative movement. Salary based on experience. Send resume to Mattie Azurmendi at mattie.azurmendi@theconnectiononline.org

  • AfterSchool Program Assistant, P/T
    Seeking responsible assistants for afterschool programs located in Summit elementary schools. Monday - Friday, 3-6pm. Must have experience working with elementary age students. Please contact Susan Siberine at susan.siberine@theconnectiononline.org


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

There is a place for everyone at The Connection! If you have the desire to help, we can be flexible to meet your schedule.  Volunteer at The Connection and take part in a rewarding experience that will enrich both you and our organization.
  • Adapted Aquatics Assistant, Saturdays & Sundays
    To work with special needs children on Sunday from 1-3 pm or children and adults on Saturday from 11:30-12:30pm. Please contact Andrea Falcone, x 109 or click here to email.

  • English as a Second Language
    Tutor newcomers to the U.S. No experience is necessary. Flexible hours, Monday-Thursday; mornings or Monday evenings. Contact Jane Walbridge, x129 or click here to email

  • Urdu Speaker Volunteer Needed for ESL
    Tutor individual Urdu speaking student. No experience is necessary. Flexible hours, Monday-Thursday; mornings or Monday evenings. Contact Jane Walbridge, x129 or click here to email

  • Voluntaria Bilingue | Bi-lingual Pathways Volunteer
    Bilingue mujeres sobrevivientes de cancer de seno para proveer apoyo a mujeres de habla hispana. 
    Bi-lingual breast cancer survivors to provide peer support to Spanish speaking women. 
    Contact Michele Visco, x 154 or click here to email

  • Drivers and Cooks for Pathways Cooks
    Pathways cooks provides healthy, whole foods meals to women undergoing chemotherapy and their families. Drivers are needed on Wednesdays to deliver meals from 5:30pm – 6:30pm and would require between 30-60 minutes of driving time. Cooking volunteers are needed Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 1-6 pm. Volunteers are needed to prep, cook, clean up or deliver meals.  Two hour shifts or full shifts are both welcome. E-mail pathways@theconnectiononline.org for more information. 

     

 
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