Summer Camp Bus Driver

Spring Garden Academy, a ministry of Next Generation Ministries, is hiring for a summer camp bus driver for 7:30-9:30 am and 4-5:30 pm Mon, Tues, Wed, and Fri along with 7:30-5:30 on Thursday. Position starts Monday, June 26 and ends Friday, August 25. Potential for temporary work in fall and some work possible for other Next Generation Ministries programs. The bus holds 14 passengers and driver must pass a state required medical exam to drive. Additional requirements: cleaning driving record, PA state police clearance, child abuse clearance, and federal fingerprint clearance. Individuals with child care experience who would like additional work should fill out a general application at
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: $12.00 /hour

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Teachers/Assistants for the Philadelphia PreK Program (Part-Time and Full-Time)

Spring Garden Academy is currently hiring lead teachers and assistants for our North Philadelphia and Spring Garden locations. We are looking for qualified individuals who are committed to a holistic view of education in a high-risk community. We place a high focus on meeting the needs of at-risk and trauma-impacted families and encourage a collaborative approach to teaching and support. 2-5 years experience required. BS or BA in early childhood or a related field strongly desired but we will consider candidates with significant coursework or experience in the field. Strong commitment to differentiated instruction, spiritual development, child-focused learning, standards-based reporting, ongoing formative assessment, professional growth, and understanding of at-risk communities, and a school family model of education highly desired. Familiarity with Conscious Discipline, NAYEC accreditation, ASCI accreditation, and/or Keystone Stars are a plus. This position is for March-June but may be renewed for our camp program or if Spring Garden Academy continues with Philadelphia’s PreK program this fall.

Interested candidates should review our websites, and, to learn more about our mission and philosophy before applying on our website.


Experience : 2-5 years
Qualification : BA/BS in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, or related field required

Kitchen Coordinator

Spring Garden Academy, a ministry of Next Generation Ministries, is hiring a part-time kitchen coordinator for our North Philadelphia location. The position is for 25-30 hours a week from now until June 30 with the possibility of employment during the 2017-2018 school year. Applicant should be able to prepare pre-cooked food and maintain good records and inventory for 2-3 food programs in a site serving 30-40 children each day.

This job requires strong math skills and an ability to work independently while maintaining high standards. Applicant must also submit a child abuse clearance, a state police check, and a fingerprint clearance if offered the position.

Pay will be between $11-13 per hour depending on experience.

Interested candidates should: 1) review our websites and to learn more about our mission and philosophy. 2) complete an online application at

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