NEKCA


EARLY HEAD START CHILDREN'S SERVICES MANAGER

Reference ID: 4739
Location: Newport, VT
Category: Education/Training
Job Type: Full Time
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Description

Summary


NEKCA Early Head Start has an exciting job opening for a Children’s Services Manager to oversee the education and disability services for Early Head Start children in centers and registered Family Child Care homes located throughout Orleans, Essex and Caledonia counties. The ideal candidate will have experience in curriculum development and assessment, data analysis, group facilitation and knowledge of VT Special Education regulations for infants and toddlers.  Qualifications include demonstrated leadership and program development; strong interpersonal skills with an ability to relate well to staff and agency partners; and strong organizational skills. Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education is required. 


To apply, send a cover letter, resume and 3 letters of reference to email provided; FAX to 802-334-5249; or mail to NEKCA Human Resources, PO Box 346, Newport, VT 05855. E.O.E.


Duties


Responsibilities Include:



Requirements


Minimum Requirements Include:


•          Must comply with NEKCA policies if hired

•          Required to authorize and pass NEKCA’s criminal record check process

•          Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education/Development

•          Experience working in family and/or community partnerships

•          Experience working with groups of children

•          Effective written and verbal communication skills

•          Maintain confidentiality

•          Work effectively as a team member

•          Commitment to be actively engaged in a continuing process of professional development

•          Sufficient transportation to meet job requirements


Benefits


Health & Dental Insurance

Life & Accidental Death Insurance

Long Term Disability

Supplemental Insurance Options

Employee Assistance Program

Wellness Initiatives

Pension Plan (SEP)

403b

Holidays

Vacation

Sick / Family Leave



Minimum Education: Bachelor's
Job Type: Full Time
Category: Education/Training
Minimum Experience: 1 Yr
Location: Newport, VT