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PT Early Childhood Program Consultant

La Peninsula Community Organization, Inc.


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Published 18 days ago

November 30, 2020
November 13, 2020
$60 - $65

Job Summary:

The Education Consultant is a part time position responsible for supporting the day to day management of four sites; and driving the achievement of the overarching educational goals of the Early Childhood Education Program at La Peninsula. Responsibilities include and are not limited to:

Essential Duties:

  • Supervise the Educational component of La Peninsula’s ECE program.
  • Manage Education Directors in the implementation of their duties as
  • it relates to the education program.
  • Conduct a thorough assessment of the current educational program
  • and provide goals for improvement in the FY21 school year.
  • Ensure that educational program standards comply and are in alignment with NYS Office of Head Start (ELOF) and NYC DOE standards.
  • Review School Readiness Goals and update as needed.
  • Support the recruitment, hiring and evaluation process of educational
  • staff for all sites.
  • Support the Disability Coordinator in the management of Special

Education services.

  • Organize and monitor the professional development portfolios of all education staff.
  • Train and/or facilitate staff professional development monthly.
  • Coach and mentor staff as appropriate to improve work performance.
  • Work closely with Education Directors to organize budget planning.
  • Establish relationships with education vendors, schools and partners.
  • Support and participate in annual Self-Assessment process.
  • Attend DOE, Head Start Council and other meetings as assigned.
  • Stay abreast of current educational trends, assessments, software,
  • and curriculums.
  • Qualifications and Skills:
  • Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, Education Administration, Curriculum Development or similar degree program with equivalent credits.
  • Teacher’s Certification (Birth to 2nd Grade) required
  • 3+ years of supervisory and management experience in Early
  • Childhood
  • 5+ years of Early Childhood lead teaching experience
  • Demonstrated understanding of Early Childhood Education, child
  • development and developmentally appropriate practice.
  • Knowledge of the challenges and strengths of high-risk/ historically
  • disadvantaged populations.
  • Self-starter, able to work independently and as an effective member
  • of the Administrative team.
  • Ability to work with and engage families regarding educational
  • outcomes and expectations.
  • Ability to pass a physical exam every two years and a TB test yearly.
  • Must have strong communication, organizational, problem-solving
  • and time management skills.
  • Must be able to travel to meetings.
  • Ability to pass requisite clearances.
  • Bilingual preferred
  • Education Consulting will report directly to the Deputy Director and look to them for guidance regarding questions or concerns. Please keep in mind that the job description above is a guideline of responsibilities and does not list all duties expected of the position.

La Peninsula Community Organization Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

PLEASE NOTE: Section 424-A of the New York Social Services Law requires an

 authorized agency to inquire whether a

candidate for employment with child-

 caring responsibilities has been the subject of a child abuse and

maltreatment

Job Summary:

The Education Consultant is a part time position responsible for supporting the day to day management of four sites; and driving the achievement of the overarching educational goals of the Early Childhood Education Program…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • Master's Degree Required
  • Managerial

Location

711 Manida Street, Bronx, NY 10474

How to Apply

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