Our Services for Children with Disabilities department is seeking a Coach for our Early Care and Education Inclusion Program. Funding for this position is provided through First Things First.
Early Childhood Inclusion Coach – Special Education: The Inclusion Coach will provide onsite consultation and coaching to increase the capacity of early education programs to include and serve young children with special health and/or developmental needs as part of a quality improvement team. To promote effective inclusive practices, the comprehensive model of service delivery provides on-going professional development, on-site technical assistance, and a variety of staff supports based on the needs of each childcare or preschool program on the coach’s caseload.
Position is offered full-time with an excellent benefits package as noted below. Southwest Human Development is an equal opportunity employer.
Southwest Human Development offers an excellent benefits package for full-time employment to include:
Health insurance (provided at no cost to the employee)
Employee Assistance Program
Flexible spending account
401(k) retirement plan
Paid sick time
Ongoing training and professional development
Supportive, relationship-based supervision model
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education, Child Development, or related field and minimum two years experience in Early Intervention or Early Childhood Special Education required.
Experience working with young children with disabilities in inclusive settings required.
Experience in providing teaching/coaching to other providers.
Valid Arizona Fingerprint Clearance Card OR must qualify for a valid Arizona Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card.