Published date: August 5, 2020 10:08 am
Location: Louisiana, Shreveport, United States
To Apply: Submit letter of application identifying position number above, resume, and the name and contact information for three professional references to:
Northwestern State University Child and Family Network
1800 Warrington Place
Shreveport, LA 71101-4425
FAX (318) 677-3169
The successful candidate will be subject to a background check, as a condition of employment.
Northwestern State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, pregnancy or parenting status, and veteran or retirement status in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies (i.e., Title IX):
Employees/Potential Employees – Veronica M. Biscoe, EEO Officer
Students – Frances Conine, Dean of Students (318-357-5286)
For Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) concerns, contact the Disability Support and Tutoring Director, Randi Washington at 318-357-4460.
Additionally, Northwestern complies with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy & Campus Crime Statistics Act. Information about NSU’s campus security and crime statistics can be found at http://universitypolice.nsula.edu/annual-security-report/.
Full disclosure statement: http://universityplanning.nsula.edu/notice-of-non-discrimination/
Inquiries regarding employment application status should be made to the individual receiving the application packet.
Department: Child & Family Network
Experience in early childhood, child care, or closely related field. Possess or be qualified to receive Louisiana Pathways Trainer approval and CLASS certification.
Bachelor's degree or college work in child development, early childhood, child and family studies or closely related field.
Experience in conducting workshops, seminars, or other training for adults; good public speaking and presentation skills. Experience as early childhood program director a plus.
Ability to become a CLASS reliable observer. Current knowledge of CLASS observation tool a plus.
Ability to travel as necessary, some overnight, to complete responsibilities following NSU Child and Family Network policies.
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
Good organizational skills. Ability to meet deadlines and prioritize responsibilities in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
Good computer skills in word-processing and database programs adequate to meet registration and reporting responsibilities.
Ability to work well with persons of all ages, races, sex, etc.
Knowledge of the region's child care community, needs, and services available to parents a plus.
Ability to work evenings and Saturdays and to assist with innovative and special projects.
$44,000 - $49,000 a year