Educ-Office of Child Development - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (20002813)
Recruit participant families to the Early Head Start (EHS) Program. Maintain enrollment and a waiting list for all EHS sites in addition to ensuring adequate parent representation on EHS governance groups. This includes working with program staff across 6 EHS sites as well as the families enrolled at the sites.
BS in human services or related field preferred; Associate's Degree with 5 years experience will be considered. Knowledge of child and family development is essential.Valid driver's license required.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Department Details: The Office of Child Development is deeply committed to having staff with diverse backgrounds and identities. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of qualified people of all cultures, races, and backgrounds.
Minimum Experience Level Required: 2-3 years experience
Work Schedule: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Hiring Range: TBD Based on qualifications
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks are required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 20002813
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