Do you want to help improve the quality of Arizona’s early care and education community? We are seeking to fill a Quality First Coach position as part of Arizona’s statewide quality improvement and rating program.
The QF Coach provides on-site coaching and training to early care and education programs enrolled in Quality First. QF Coaches partner with early childhood professionals to provide individualized guidance and support; assist in the development of quality improvement goals; and deliver targeted professional development and technical assistance to teachers.
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 (includes 6 face-to-face visits)
Flexible spending account
401(k) retirement plan
Paid sick time
Ongoing training and professional development
Supportive, relationship-based supervision model
Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education; or a bachelor’s degree that includes at least 24 college credits in ECE or a closely related field.
At least five years of experience working in an early childhood setting with children birth-8; experience working in an early childhood education setting with infants, toddlers or preschoolers and/or early childhood program director experience is preferred
Travel throughout Maricopa County is required.
English/Spanish bilingual preferred.
Valid Arizona Fingerprint Clearance Card preferred OR must qualify for a valid Arizona Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card.
Reliable transportation and proof of current auto insurance required.