Champlain Valley Head Start


Education Coordinator

Reference ID: 2217
Location: Burlington, VT
Category: Administrative
Job Type: Full Time
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Description

Summary


CVHS EDUCATION COORDINATOR (Burlington, VT): Responsibilities include oversight and management of CVHS Education and Child Development Program Services, including: curriculum and individualization; child outcomes assessment; child health and safety; school readiness and quality teaching practices; training and professional development initiatives; and facilitation of CVHS Administrative / Management team projects, program committees and related work.


Qualifications: Baccalaureate or advanced degree in early childhood education or a baccalaureate or advanced degree and equivalent coursework in early childhood education with early education teaching experience; and five to seven years of relevant work experience and demonstrated knowledge, understanding and experience in: developmentally appropriate early childhood practice; curriculum planning, development and implementation; child outcome assessment; best practices in child health and safety; program planning; and child behavior management. Full time / full year position including health plan and excellent benefits package.

 

Successful applicants must have excellent verbal and written communication skills bilingual abilities are a plus; skills in documentation and record-keeping; proficiency in MS Word, Excel, email and internet; exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail. Must be energetic, positive, mature, professional, diplomatic, motivated, and have a can-do, extra-mile attitude. A commitment to social justice and to working with families with limited financial resources is necessary. Clean driving record and access to reliable transportation required. Must demonstrate physical ability to carry out required tasks. 


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To apply, please submit resume and cover letter with three work references via email to: CVHSEdCoord2019"at"cvoeo.org.

No phone calls, please.


Duties


Oversight and management of CVHS Education and Child Development Program Services, including: curriculum and individualization; child outcomes assessment; child health and safety; school readiness and quality teaching practices; training and professional development initiatives; and facilitation of CVHS Administrative / Management team projects, program committees and related work.


Requirements


Baccalaureate or advanced degree in early childhood education or a baccalaureate or advanced degree and equivalent coursework in early childhood education with early education teaching experience; and five to seven years of relevant work experience and demonstrated knowledge, understanding and experience in: developmentally appropriate early childhood practice; curriculum planning, development and implementation; child outcome assessment; best practices in child health and safety; program planning; and child behavior management. 



Minimum Education: Bachelor's
Job Type: Full Time
Category: Administrative
Minimum Experience: 5 Yrs
Location: Burlington, VT