Employment

Working at Turnstone can contribute to a rewarding career serving people with disabilities.   We invite qualified applicants to apply for the positions listed below. For all positions, send cover letter and resume to Donna Hartlieb, Human Resources Coordinator, at donna@turnstone.org.

Turnstone is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

Classroom Assistant for ages 2-4

Classroom assistant for Wild Things                         11:00 am – 5:45 pm (31.5 hours/week)

This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent; Either a CDA or equivalent certificate, an early childhood degree or equivalent degree or completed 60 clock hours of educational training leading to an early childhood/child development degree or CDA credential.  The position requires an interest in helping and working with small children, have the ability to establish and maintain good oral communication with staff, children and families.  The teaching assistant/caregiver must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.  This position requires current and maintained certification in CPR and First Aide.

Provide supervision of the children ages 2-4
Assist in the preparation of daily activities; help prepare children for activities, gather and distribute materials.  Help provide for the physical, mental and emotional needs of the children.
Assist in classroom activities:  follow through with objectives, outcomes, and progress as established by the teacher.  Assist with games, feeding, music, and free-play.  Assume share of joint responsibilities.  Share ideas and plans.
Assist in keeping classroom area clean and orderly; organizing, washing toys, dishes, and laundry.
Assist with personal needs of the children:  change diapers, dress and undress, and feeding as needed.
Close down classroom at the end of the day.

If interested in the above position please email Cover Letter and Resume to:

Donna Hartlieb, HR Coordinator at donna@turnstone.org

Turnstone is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Classroom Assistant for ages 4-6

Classroom assistant for Groovy Buttons                                11:00 am – 6 pm (32.5 hours/week)

 

This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent; Either a CDA or equivalent certificate, an early childhood degree or equivalent degree or completed 60 clock hours of educational training leading to an early childhood/child development degree or CDA credential.  The position requires an interest in helping and working with small children, have the ability to establish and maintain good oral communication with staff, children and families.  The teaching assistant/caregiver must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.  This position requires current and maintained certification in CPR and First Aide.

 

Provide supervision of the children ages 4-6
Assist in the preparation of daily activities; help prepare children for activities, gather and distribute materials.  Help provide for the physical, mental and emotional needs of the children.
Assist in classroom activities:  follow through with objectives, outcomes, and progress as established by the teacher.  Assist with games, feeding, music, and free-play.  Assume share of joint responsibilities.  Share ideas and plans.
Assist in keeping classroom area clean and orderly; organizing, washing toys, dishes, and laundry.
Assist with personal needs of the children:  change diapers, dress and undress, and feeding as needed.
Close down classroom at the end of the day.

 

If interested in the above position please email Cover Letter and Resume to:

Donna Hartlieb, HR Coordinator at donna@turnstone.org

Turnstone is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Janitorial Assistant

Turnstone is in need of a Janitorial Assistant:

Hours needed:  variable hours on weekends and occasional weekdays
Duties:

  • Maintain the cleanliness of floors, bathrooms and furniture in lobbies.
  • Assist with setup and teardown for events and tournaments
  • Assist with facility supervision, enforcing adherence to facility rules

Please send all inquiries to
3320 North Clinton Street
Fort Wayne, IN  46805
ATTN:  Donna Hartlieb, Human Resources Coordinator or to donna@turnstone.org.

Lifeguards

Turnstone is seeking enthusiastic and outgoing lifeguards to work with people with disabilities of all ages in their warm water therapy pool.   Lifeguards are responsible for creating and maintaining a safe and secure environment for all pool patrons.  This includes constant surveillance of patrons while in the facility; acting immediately in an emergency and providing appropriate CPR and first aid skills; providing care and treatment as required until emergency personnel arrive; abiding by, and showing authority with all Board of Health and Turnstone rules and regulations; testing and maintaining balanced chemicals; completing annual lifeguard requirements and training; and maintaining equipment in good, working, and safe condition and stored appropriately. Training includes current basic lifeguarding certification, adult/infant/child CPR, blood borne pathogens, and standard first aid (recognized sources - American Red Cross, Ellis, YMCA, or YWCA).   Must be at least 18 years of age.  Full time and part time positions with benefits.  Flexible schedule Monday through Saturday with evening and possible Sunday hours.