We are seeking people who are passionate about improving the lives of children at risk of abuse and neglect in our community.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The Children’s Crisis Center is committed to the principles of equal employment.  We are committed to complying with all federal, state, and local laws providing equal employment opportunities, and all other employment laws and regulations.  It is our intent to maintain a work environment which is free of harassment, discrimination, or retaliation because of age, race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and/or related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local laws.  

Job Postings

All applicants are required to pass a DOJ Criminal Record Clearance; Child Abuse Index Check; Health Screening; TB test; and submit proof of vaccinations in compliance with SB 792.  

Respite Childcare Preschool Teacher – Part-time and Full-Time Openings

Under the management of the Respite Program Site Supervisor, the Respite Childcare Preschool Teacher will tend to the direct care, developmental advancement and overall instruction of children at risk of abuse and neglect, ages 2 – 6 years, ensuring children’s health and safety at all times.  Completion of 12 units of ECE/CD including core courses required; one year classroom experience desired. Please submit college transcripts and/or Early Childhood Teacher permit. Daytime, evening and weekend shifts available. Applications accepted until filled.

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Respite Childcare Infant Teacher – Part-time and Full-Time Openings

Under the management of the Respite Program Site Supervisor, the Respite Childcare Infant Teacher will tend to the direct care, developmental advancement and overall instruction of children at risk of abuse and neglect, ages birth to 23 months, ensuring children’s health and safety at all times.  Completion of 12 units of ECE/CD including core courses required; three of the units required shall be related to the care of infants in compliance with DSS regulations for infant care; one year classroom experience desired. Please submit college transcripts and/or Early Childhood Teacher permit. Daytime, evening and weekend shifts available.  Applications accepted until filled.

Respite Childcare Aide – Part-time and Full-Time Openings

Under the management of the Respite Program Site Supervisor, the Respite Childcare Aide will assist in the direct care, developmental advancement and overall instruction of children at risk of abuse and neglect, ensuring children’s health and safety at all times.  Applicant must have a high school diploma or GED; and one year classroom experience is desired. Daytime, evening and weekend shifts available. Applications accepted until filled.

Donations, Supply and Maintenance – Part-time and Full-Time Openings

The purpose of this position is to ensure that all donated and purchased goods/supplies and processed, distributed and stored for all facilities to the Center’s expectations.  In addition, this position ensures that the Children’s Crisis Center’s facilities are maintained in compliance with State of California Community Care Licensing Regulations, as well as Center’s expectations.  Applicant must have a high school diploma or GED; possess a valid California Driver’s License in good standing; and have good judgement, especially as it pertains to driving and following all universal safety precautions. Daytime and weekend shifts available. Applications accepted until filled.  

How to apply:

For employment consideration, please send a cover letter, resume, transcripts and application to:

By email:
Human Resources

By mail:
Children’s Crisis Center of
Stanislaus County, Inc.
Attn: Kimberlee Speidel
Human Resources Manager
P.O. Box 1062
Modesto, CA 95353

** Note:  Applications are currently unavailable online.  You may request an application be sent to you by contacting our Human Resources Manager.  

24-hour emergency shelter
and childcare services for children

The Children’s Crisis Center of Stanislaus County is a private, nonprofit, child abuse prevention and intervention program serving all of Stanislaus County, with five shelters located in Modesto, Ceres, Turlock and Oakdale.

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