Technical Assistance Coordinator/Infant and Toddler Specialist

Salisbury, MD

Salibury University

Salisbury University, a member of the University System of Maryland, is a regionally accredited four-year comprehensive institution offering 58 distinct graduate and undergraduate programs. Located on the historic Eastern Shore, SU's beautiful campus is some 30 miles from the Atlantic beaches and 2.5 hours from Baltimore and Washington, D.C., an area with a culturally diverse population with rich cultural experiences.

Salisbury University is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Technical Assistance Coordinator/Infant and Toddler Specialist for the Lower Shore Child Care Resource Center, a part of the Early and Elementary Education Department.

Primary Job Duties: Provide technical assistance to child care providers and individual and group coaching to teachers of infants and toddlers. Technical assistance includes coaching and mentoring related to credentialing, continuing education, professional planning, and other topics.

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor s Degree in Education or related field and 3-5 years of work-related experience of which 1-3 years of experience must be in child care setting. Ability to communicate effectively with childcare community.

Must be detail oriented and have excellent interpersonal, customer service, organization and planning, prioritization, problem solving, follow through, time management, and oral & written communication skills. Also, must be flexible and possess the ability to successfully handle multiple tasks/projects simultaneously and work well under pressure, independently, and in a team-oriented environment. Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, and Power Point) is required.

Preferred Qualifications: 3 or more years of experience in child care setting. Experience teaching adult learners a plus.

This is a full-time, exempt, Contingent II (long-term contractual), position with a limited benefits package including medical, prescription, dental, paid leave, tuition remission and more. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Applications will be accepted via Salisbury University's Online Employment Application System. Please visit our website http://www.salisbury.edu/hr/careers/ to apply online. See the FAQs of the Online Employment Application System for more information and instructions. To be considered an applicant, you must apply online and submit a cover letter and resume. All documents that you wish to provide must be attached to your application in the Online Employment Application System. Please do not send any documents via E-mail. Three professional references will be requested and required before the final stages of the search. Candidates will be notified prior to references being contacted.

Applications received by January 5, 2022 will be given full consideration. The position will remain open until filled.

Diversity and inclusion are core values of Salisbury University. We strive to create a truly diverse and inclusive environment where the richness of ideas, backgrounds, and perspectives of our community is harnessed to create value for our institution, today and in the future. To this end, the University recruits exceptional and diverse faculty, staff, and students from across Maryland, the United States, and around the world, supporting all members of the University community as they work together to achieve institutional goals and vision. To learn more about the University s commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive campus, please visit http://www.salisbury.edu/equity/.



Posted: 01/20/2022