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Educational Specialist

Company: Hamilton Madison House
Location: New York
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Hamilton-Madison House and Department of Education (DOE) view family childcare as a respected and valued profession within the early care and education system in New York City. We seek to support and enhance the existing strengths of family childcare as birth - 4 programs that promote continuous and responsive relationships, strengthen early learning skills, build resilience, and lay the foundation for all future learning. The primary role of the Educational Specialist is to build strength-based relationships with affiliated providers to support them as needed and, in particular with implementing high quality play-based instruction Minimum Qualifications:BA/BS in Early Childhood or infant/toddler studiesExperience teaching children under sixExperience working in a family childcare and/or with infants and toddlers (preferred)Willingness to travel within FCC Network catchment areaTime management skills are essentialAbility to multitask; must be a team playerAppreciation for the unique needs of all providers and familiesBilingual (Spanish, Russian or Asian language) preferred Responsibilities:Collaborate with FCC Education Director, FCC Family Support Worker, and FCC Monitors to meet the needs of all children and familiesProvide twice monthly strength-based practice-based coaching up to 17 affiliated providers as they implement a mixed age curriculumAdapt and provide guidance to affiliated providers on the implementation of an evidence-based curriculum for mixed-age group settings that meets the individual needs of all childrenReview and adapt appropriate curriculum supports and documents with affiliated providers that foster hands-on developmentally appropriate and relationship-based interaction with all childrenAssist affiliated providers gathering observation of children and entering child assessment data in a timely manner and support its use for curriculum and lesson planningDocument all coaching sessions aligned with DOE's Early Childhood Framework for Quality (EFQ)Assist in ongoing outreach, enrollment, and all other administrative tasksSupport FCC Education Director in Coordinating all required professional learning days throughout the yearMaintain relationships with community partners who provide mental health, special needs, and other support services for affiliated providers and familiesCreate and regularly update Community Partner Resource Guide within the FCC NetworkParticipate twice monthly in FCC Network staff meetings to connect about individual providers, families and coordinate all servicesParticipate in Network staff professional learning sessions delivered Compensation: Commensurate with qualifications and experienceHours: Monday to Friday, 35 hours per weekTo Apply: Submit your cover letter and resume to Human Resources Fax: 212-349-2793 Email: Posting Date: April 15, 2022 Application Deadline: Until filled Hamilton-Madison House is an Equal Opportunity Employer PI187854466

Keywords: Hamilton Madison House, New York , Educational Specialist, Other , New York, New York

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