Communication and Outreach Specialist

For the Virginia Kindergarten Readiness Program (VKRP). VKRP is a partnership between the University of Virginia, the Virginia Department of Education, and school divisions. VKRP partners with the Phonological Awareness Literacy Screening (PALS) to provide a comprehensive picture of students’ skills at the beginning and end of both pre-kindergarten and kindergarten. VKRP uses a web-based assessment and reporting system, which provides critical data about young children’s school readiness skills in the areas of literacy, math, social skills, and self-regulation. In person required with flexibility for remote work. To apply:

Lead Early Childhood Education Mental Health Consultant

For a full-time Lead Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant to join our highly collaborative, diverse early childhood education (ECE) team. This position will work on the Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation (ECMHC) pilot in its second year 2 (2022-2023). The goal in year 2 of the pilot is to refine our birth-to-five mental health consultation model, in partnership with the Virginia Department of Education and the Infant Toddler Specialist Network. Our ECMHC model aims to support Virginia teachers to promote young children’s social-emotional skills and prevent expulsion of children from early care and education settings. To apply:

Early Childhood Education Coach (part-time Staff Wage)

For a part-time Early Childhood Education Coach to join our highly collaborative diverse early childhood education (ECE) team. The work will focus on providing coaching to support Virginia teachers to help ensure that all young children in Virginia experience high-quality early learning opportunities. Specifically, the work will support the improvement of social-emotional instruction and high-quality teacher-child interactions through funding from the Virginia Department of Education for the Advancing Effective Interaction & Instruction initiative. To apply:—Virginia/Early-Childhood-Education-Coach–part-time-Staff-Wage-_R0038293

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