Interested in joining the Better Basics team?

Positions open as of 8/29/14.  Better Basics is accepting applications for work in our HOPE afterschool program.

Download Better Basics Application for Employment here.

Better Basics is currently accepting applicants to work in our HOPE Afterschool program for the 14-15 school year. 


Better Basics is currently accepting applicants to work in our HOPE afterschool program in Fairfield, AL. 

Deadline to apply: September 12, 2014

Afterschool Aide

Better Basics is currently seeking 5 teacher’s aides to assist with implementing our HOPE afterschool program.  Aides are needed 2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday from August 2014 – May 2015.  The right candidate will have a positive classroom management style and an enthusiasm for helping all children succeed.  Aides will provide health and nutrition instruction, physical fitness, administer snack, assist with homework, and ensure good classroom management during enrichment vendor rotations.  Aides will be responsible for student safety and record accuracy during student check-in/check-out.  Download HOPE Aide Job Description here.

Pay Range: $8.50 – $10.00/hr
Workweek: 15 hours, Monday – Friday, 2:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Work Status, Part-time, Seasonal

If you are interested in joining the Better Basics team, please send a cover letter, copy of your resume (indicating applicable classroom/camp experience) and completed employment application to jobs@betterbasics.org.


Better Basics is currently accepting unpaid interns for public relations, development, and non-profit management.  If you are currently a degree-seeking student and need an internship placement for the spring, summer or fall semester, please contact Sherri Blank (sblank@betterbasics.org) for more information.

Better Basics is an equal opportunity employer.