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Education/Disability Coordinator
Rochester, New York - United States
Posted Date - 08/28/17, Respond By - 09/05/17

Program:                    Early Childhood Services-Head Start

Location:                    49 Stone Street

              Position:                     Education/Disabilities Coordinator

Hours:                        37.5/wk, 52 wks/year

Salary Range:            $39,727 - $54,228 annually



Summary of Responsibilities:

To coordinate, monitor and provide training and technical assistance to Head Start grantee, delegate and partners on provision of early childhood development and disabilities services.  Responsible for the development and implementation of the Head Start Early Childhood Curriculum per HS Performance Standards, and to provide training for education staff, substitutes and volunteers relating to planning and implementing the curriculum, coordinating service for children with suspected and diagnosed disabilities and other early childhood related areas.


Qualifications/Education and Experience:

v  MS in Early Childhood Education, with NYS Certification B-2 (required)


v  Five to seven years experience teaching in an early childhood setting, and experience teaching and providing training to adults.


v  Requires the demonstrated ability to provide adult education in the field of early childhood education. Expertise in developmentally-appropriate practices, current theories in Early Childhood Education and knowledge of NYS Special Education laws and regulations, required.


v  Requires administrative, analytical, evaluative, and oral and written communications skills; and ability to train and motivate people.


v  Extensive computer, data base, and data analysis skills needed.


v  Requires the health and physical capability to work in an office or classroom environment.  Requires the ability to participate in classroom activities which include but are not limited to, running, bending, stretching, sitting or kneeling on the floor, and to lift up to 40 lbs.


v  Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and have access to reliable transportation.


v  Ability to pass NYS Central Registry (SCR) clearance and criminal conviction check.


The above description covers the principle functions of the job. It is not intended to be a complete listing of all the miscellaneous incidental or substantially similar duties, which may be assigned during normal or emergency operations.

  • Experience
    5-7 Years
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