Make a positive career move while making a difference in a child’s future! Stars has a history of providing high quality child care, education, and youth development programs to children and families throughout the South Shore. We work hard to provide opportunities and support for staff career development through our career lattice and intentional mentoring. Longevity of staff is unusually high throughout our programs. Stars is a great place to work!

Current Openings

Full Time

EHS/Stars Family Partner

Provides supports around goal setting, referrals, resources, and advocacy for families within the Early Head Start (EHS) South Shore Stars Family Child Care (FCC) programs.  This role works closely with the Early Childhood Mental Health Specialist and FCC Specialist.

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EHS/Stars Home Visitor

The Early Head Start Stars Home Visitor implements home visits to pregnant mothers and families with children under the age of three years old. 

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Full Time 

Preschool Lead Teacher (Weymouth)

The Lead Teacher is in charge of the education of each of their children in her classroom, developing an environment and curriculum that supports optimal development. The Lead Teacher works with the Center Director to plan and implement all center programs and to supervise and support his/her classroom staff. The Lead Teacher may assume responsibility for the center in the absence of the Center Director.

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floating teacher assistant (Quincy) Full Time - 40 hr/wk                                          

As a member of the teaching team, the Floating Teacher Assistant helps to assure each child's health and safety, developmental and social/emotional needs are met.

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* All non-Early Head Start employees are required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination status or be subject to COVID-19 testing at the employee’s own cost. All Federally funded employees, including, but not limited to Early Head Start, must be vaccinated and provide proof of vaccination status. South Shore Stars maintains the right to update this requirement at any time and require vaccination for all employees. Employees may request more information about this policy and potential accommodations.

* All South Shore Stars employees should be able to lift at least 40 lbs and work in a non-sedentary environment.

Equal Opportunity Employer

South Shore Stars is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills.

We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit, and agency need.


South Shore Stars provides comprehensive early education and youth development programs that enhance the optimal growth of children from economically and culturally diverse families, using a family support approach in collaboration with schools and other service providers.

Four core goals form the foundation of our work:

  • Enable parents to work
  • Help each child reach their full development potential
  • Facilitate positive youth development
  • Improve academic achievement for students at-risk of academic failure