Early Childhood Technical Consultant


JOB REQUIREMENTS: Wisconsin Early Childhood Association is a statewide,
nonprofit association serving as a professional association whose
members care for and educate Wisconsins children, aged birth to eight.
We are affiliated with the National Association for the Education of
Young Children. Wisconsin Early Childhood Association works to build a
foundation for a lifetime of learning for Wisconsins young children by
promoting excellence in early education programs, supporting
professionalism in the early childhood workforce, and calling for
greater investment in quality early child care. WECAs mission is to
meet the professional needs of adults who nurture and teach Wisconsins
young children through a rich continuum of services. The Wisconsin Early
Education Shared Services Network (WEESSN) brings together family and
center-based early care and education programs to pool resources and
leverage economies of scale. WECA is hiring a Spanish/English Bilingual
WECA Technical Consultant in the Southeastern child care licensing
region. This position will cover as needed the following counties:
Waukesha, Milwaukee, Kenosha & Racine. Being bilingual in English &
Spanish and Early Childhood Education experience is required for this
position. We are seeking skilled personnel to deliver responsive WECA
services. This person will be responsible for supporting individuals who
operate a child care program. Key responsibilities include: Sharing
information and resources on licensing rules with potential applicants.
Reviewing proposed policies and procedures of potential applicants.
Conducting site visits to the location of the child care center.
Discussing best business practices for operating a small business in the
childcare industry. Offering technical assistance to applicants. The
successful candidate will contribute to demonstrable childcare program
success. Education & Required Skills: Bachelors degree preferred in
Early Childhood or related field or Associates degree with 3-5 years of
administrative experience OR 5-7 years of related administrative
experience in lieu of degree Must have or be willing to acquire the
Registrys Technical Assistance and Trainer Professional endorsement
Experience with Microsoft Office Able to communicate effectively, work
independently, take initiative, problem solve, identify needs, and
contribute to creative solutions Bilingual (Hmong or Spanish)
proficiency preferred Candidate must have demonstrated ability to work
with and understand culturally diverse populations. Must clear a full
background check, including fingerprinting. This position involves
travel; access to a vehicle and valid drivers license and insurance is
required. By… For full info follow application link. Wisconsin Early
Childhood Association (WECA) does not discriminate in employment on the
basis of age, race, religion, color, handicap, sex, physical condition,
development disability, sexual orientation or national origin.

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