Job Opportunities! TWO positions available with the PDGB-5 (Preschool Development Grant Birth to Five) Grant

Two positions under the PDGB-5 (Preschool Development Grant Birth to Five) Grant project were posted by CUNY.  Please click the links below for more information.  Both positions are based in the Albany, NY area.

 

Early Childhood Social Emotional Associate

The Project Coordinator will oversee and administer critical components of the implementation of the PDGB-5 (Preschool Development Grant Birth to Five) Grant project as it relates to the Early Childhood Advisory Council (ECAC), workforce, quality, and related deliverables.

The Coordinator will be based in Rensselaer (near Albany) at the Council on Children and Families. The position will involve frequent written and oral communications with a wide variety of people, including the co-chairs of the ECAC, executive and management staff, co-workers, program and administrative staff, representatives of businesses and organizations, elected and appointed officials and their staff, and the general public. Periodic travel to NYC and throughout the rest of the state is required.

This is a federally-funded grant position through December 2019 with a strong possibility for continued funding after Dec. 2019. Salary will be pro-rated based on the length of this project.

 

Project Coordinator, Early Childhood Advisory Council

The NYS Early Childhood Social Emotional Associate supports the work of the PDGB-5 (Preschool Development Grant Birth to Five) Grant project as it relates to the NYS Early Childhood Advisory Council (ECAC) and will identify and coordinate across the four focus areas of the ECAC Strategic Plan building awareness and delivery of early childhood mental health (ECMH) services in NYS. The position will include identification and analysis of ECMH data and program models. The position will involve frequent written and oral communications with a wide variety of people, including executive and management staff, co-workers, program and administrative staff, representatives of businesses and organizations, and the public. This position is integral to the work of the Preschool Development Grant Birth through Five initiative and the ECAC and will require regular communication with the NYS Early Childhood Social Emotional Coordinator and PDG B-5 Manager, as well as members of the ECAC focus areas and NY Early Childhood Professional Development Institute staff.

This position is based at the Council for Children and Families, in Albany.  Out-of-state travel is required at least one time during the grant year. Some in-state travel and occasional evenings and/or weekend work will be required. This is a federally-funded grant position through December 2019 with a strong possibility for continued funding after Dec. 2019. Salary will be pro-rated based on the length of this project.