Playworks earned a 2019 Gold Seal of Transparency. By adding information about our goals, strategies, capabilities, and vision, we are highlighting the difference we help to make in the world. Check out our updated GuideStar hashtag#NonprofitProfile: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vMCqu.
In this American Management Association AMA Quarterly Journal article, Playworks President Elizabeth Cushing shares how and why you should build a corporate culture with play at the core: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQboL #PlayEveryDay #PowerofPlay #ItPaysToPlay #CorporateCulture
At Playworks, we integrate the power of play in everything we do, including our office culture. In this American Management Association AMA Quarterly Journal article, Playworks President Elizabeth Cushing shares how and why you should build a corporate culture with play at the core: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQhBI
Play is proven to provide wide ranging benefits for children, including developing social and emotional skills. Playworks works with schools and educators to rethink recess. In this interview with Comcast Newsmakers, Playworks New England Executive Director, Jon Gay, explains the power of play. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQSBl
We are excited to welcome Ann Christiano, University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications Frank Karel Chair in Public Interest Communications and Center for Public Interest Communications director, to the Playworks National Board of Directors. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQqpn
Playworks proudly supports employees pursuing professional development opportunities. With a team comprised of experts in their respective areas, Playworks employees are serving as advocates and innovators in the nonprofit sector and beyond. Lindsey Adams, a Playworks Cloud Support Specialist, was selected to present at Salesforce's Dreamforce conference alongside fellow members of the volunteer organization Amplify. Their presentation titled "Configuring Equity" discussed the value of diversity in nonprofit and technology organizations, and shared concrete strategies to help amplify underrepresented people. #DF18 Read more about her experience: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQq4Q
Glassdoor recognizes Playworks for hiring like crazy in program roles! Playworks is on fire this spring hiring for exciting positions that directly impact programs and outcomes for elementary school kids at school everyday. From Pro Trainers to Site Coordinators to Program Manager roles, there are many amazing opportunities to serve and make a difference in your community. And the jobs are nationwide, from cities like Carson, CA and Salt Lake City, UT to Milwaukee, WI and Baltimore, MD and many more. Here's what employees in these roles have to say about the experience of Playworks: “Got to be part of a great community and fun atmosphere while also having a really impactful job with tremendous autonomy.” —Former Program Coordinator
Passionate about physical activity? Want to transform the education space and impact your community? Playworks is hiring AmeriCorps coaches for the 2018-19 school year. Learn how you can help kids become physically active and improve kids’ social, and emotional health . . . and play every day!
For more than two decades, Playworks AmeriCorps coaches have helped further our mission to improve the health and well-being of children by increasing opportunities for physical activity and safe, meaningful play. Click through to read stories of our amazing coaches and learn more&nbsp;about becoming a Playworks AmeriCorps member.
Coach Frannie showed the Playworks Colorado community that working at her school and delivering high-quality programming is more than just a job — it's a passion.