Head Start Education Coach

Pocatello/Chubbuck School District 25
Pocatello, ID
Posted 60+ days ago
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TITLE: HEAD START EDUCATION COACH

LOCATION: Head Start

POSTING DATE: June 7, 2022

CLOSING DATE: For best consideration, please apply by June 15, 2022. However, position will be open until filled.

HOURS: Monday thru Friday, 8:00 am- 4:00pm, 7.5 hours per day with a 30 minute duty free break, 37.5 hours per week, some evening hours required,

DAYS: Nine month position (190 days) 37.5 hours per week.

SALARY SCHEDULE: Rate of pay $25.47 per hour.

START DATE: August 3, 2022

JOB SUMMARY: ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE POSITION

  1. Provides opportunities for intensive, research-based coaching support for education staff, including opportunities to be observed and receive feedback and modeling of effective teaching practices directly related to program performance goals.

  2. Provides opportunities and resources for education staff to receive other forms of research-based professional development aligned with program performance goals.

  3. Through coaching, supports education staff, as needed, in carrying out the goals, policies, and activities designed to implement educational objectives and performance standards.

  4. Assists in providing training/technical assistance as requested in these areas.

  5. Enters professional development for education staff into Child Plus database.

  6. Familiar with, and stays current in program curriculum, assessment tools, program screening tool, School Readiness Goals, Head Start frameworks and other education tools/systems used by the program.

  7. Stays current in the field of early childhood research-based practices and program policies and procedures to assure that information shared with education staff is in alignment with each.

  8. Attends monthly PLC meetings.

  9. Oversees school literacy program which includes working collaboratively with Portneuf District Library to implement First Book program and Family Literacy Night and operates the FRED reading program for children.

  10. Provides monthly updates to Children Services Manager regarding staff professional development and coaching plans.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Requires a bachelor's degree in early childhood education, child and family development, or related field with the equivalent coursework hours to an A.A. degree in E.C.E.
  • Experience working in early childhood programs.

HEALTH QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 to be hired.

BENEFIT: Eligible for benefits: PERSI, Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, paid holiday, sick and personal leave.

To be considered for a position, the following application materials must be submitted by the posting closure date. (Only complete application packets will be reviewed.):

The Pocatello/Chubbuck School District is an equal opportunity employer/education with a drug , alcohol and tobacco free environment.Discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, age, disability or national origin is prohibited. Equal access to employment, services and program is available to all persons. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify a representative of the organization. Preference will be given to eligible veterans pursuant to Idaho CodeĀ§ 65-503 et.seq. Questions or complaints should be addressed to the Human Resource Office at 208-232-3563.

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