Website Early Learning Coalition of the Big Bend Region, Inc.
ELC is seeking committed Early Care and Education (ECE) Specialists to join its ECE Team. Candidates should embody
ELC’s core values: positive attitude, accountability, respect, and teamwork.
Qualified candidates should have excellent customer service skills; excellent communication skills (verbal and written); and an ability to follow instructions and meet deadlines. Successful candidates will also have the ability to apply knowledge and understanding of regulations to real life scenarios, adapt readily to change, and facilitate decision making.
Responsibilities include providing families and providers with support services that include: administering teacher and child screening/assessments on School Readiness (SR) and Voluntary PreKindergarten (VPK) participants; providing coaching services to SR and VPK parents and providers; developing and implementing professional development opportunities, special events, conferences and forums for providers; and assisting with compiling resources, creating packets and arranging resource areas for parents and providers throughout the seven county area.
This position reports to the ECE Manager.
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Minimum Educational and Experience Requirements: Bachelor’s or associate degree and two (2) years experience in early childhood education, human services program or related field required or High School diploma or equivalent and 4 years relevant work experience early childhood education, human services program or related field required One year experience working as an administrator or teacher within an early childhood setting preferred Two years’ experience creating and delivering group and individualized instruction preferred Experience working with special needs children preferred An understanding of child care programs, early childhood education, social service issues, community action programs, and serving low-income communities Complete Child Assessment, Teacher Assessment, Coaching certification within two years of hire