Under the supervision of the Education Specialist, administers a program of early childhood education that is developmentally, linguistically & culturally appropriate; meets the individual & holistic needs of infants and toddlers; plans and implements learning experiences that ensure effective curriculum implementation and use of assessment to help promote children’s developmental progression; and works closely with parents and families to ensure they are intentionally included in the planning & execution of their child’s education. Works as a team member with other staff, parents, and volunteers.
Full-time position, 9 months per year
One-time $1,000.00 bonus payable after 60 days of employment
Qualifications: Child Development Associate (CDA) or comparable credential, with a focus on infant and toddler development. Bilingual English-Spanish preferred.
WHAT WE DO
Centro is dedicated to empowering parents throughout the states of Utah, Colorado, and Nevada to be invested in their children's education. Centro works with all kinds of families, many in rural and difficult situations, to help them access resources that will vastly improve outcomes for their children.
WHY WE’RE THE BEST AT WHAT WE DO…
We love what we do and the children and families we serve
Community and Family Engagement since 1975
Operating Head Start Programs since 1991
Program management in isolated, underserved, and difficult environments
Science-based curricula and programs
Professional development of minority populations
Bilingual and bicultural staff
OUR CORE COMPETENCIES
Centro impacts underserved communities through services founded on three core competencies: parent engagement, providing the best full-year standardized programs in underserved rural communities, and engaging staff in meaningful professional development.