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Join a team of dedicated, knowledgeable, and diverse professionals all working toward the common goal of serving and advancing the interests of young children in Michigan. We offer an energized, professional environment that supports individual growth, competitive wages and a comprehensive benefits package. 

POSITION: Great Start to Quality Coordinator
 

The Great Start to Quality Coordinator supports the implementation of Great Start to Quality, increasing access to high-quality early care and education for Michigan's youngest learners. This position coordinates the operational aspects of Great Start to Quality, tracks grant-funded activities and required deliverables, prepares progress reports, and ensures high standards for contract management. The Coordinator will also help maintain communication with internal and external constituents and assist with special projects as needed. 

We are seeking dynamic, motivated, and team-oriented candidates with exemplary communication, attention to detail, and project coordination skills.

   
  To access this application, please click here. Applications must be submitted online to be considered. 
   
POSITION: Infant/Toddler Program Manager
  The Infant/Toddler Program Manager leads collaborative efforts to improve the quality and availability of infant/toddler early care and education in Michigan. Serving all 83 counties, this position provides statewide leadership and technical assistance to a regionally-managed network of Infant/Toddler specialists. This position develops, implements and evaluates ECIC's Infant/Toddler Program, utilizing train-the-trainer methods to work directly with nearly 20 specialists statewide to provide professional development of the infant/toddler workforce, quality improvements in infant/toddler early care and education settings and training specific to infant/toddler best practices. This position also provides thought leadership and subject-matter expertise in birth to three research, policies and programs, focusing on child development outcomes and the development and execution of innovative, scalable promising practices and programs to improve quality infant/toddler early care and education. Primary responsibilities include Great Start to Quality-related activities, funded by the Child Care Development Fund (CCDF) grant, through the Michigan Department of Education - Office of Great Start. 
   
  To access this application, please click here. Applications must be submitted online to be considered. 
   
POSITION: HSH Citywide Improvement Efforts Coach
 

The primary purposes of this Detroit-based position are:

  • To provide program- and classroom-level coaching support to licensed child care providers to increase program quality, particularly as it related to curriculum and instruction. 
  • To connect providers to local resources, programs and services
  • To collect and use data in pursuit of established goals
  • To build and maintain strong partnerships with providers and other local stakeholders
   
 

To access this application, please click here. Applications must be submitted online to be considered.

   
POSITION:

HSH Citywide Improvement Efforts Project Coordinator

 

The Project Coordinator for the Practice-based Coaching (PBC) model will provide operations, data and resource support to the project team to help ensure efficient delivery of programming. 

The primary purposes of this Detroit-based position are to:

  • Develop and coordinate processes that increase operational efficiency across, and within, project initiatives
  • Lead data collection and monitoring efforts aligned to project priorities
  • Coordinate the order, processing, and shipment of instructional tools to providers 
  • Build and maintain strong partnerships with providers and other local stakeholders

This position will report to the Detroit Early Learning Coaching Initiative Manager and help support ongoing work of up to five coaches to ensure the goals of the project and organization are implemented. 

   
 

To access this application, please click here. Applications must be submitted online to be considered.

   
POSITION:

Validator, Great Start to Quality

 

The Validator supports the Great Start to Quality validation process to ensure fidelity to the model through the validation of program Self-Assessment Surveys within the Great Start to Quality STARS platform. 

   
 

To access this application, please click here. Applications must be submitted online to be considered. 


 

The Early Childhood Investment Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer which is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, or sexual orientation; and seeks to recruit, hire and retain a diverse workforce with employees whose knowledge, skills and abilities support the Investment Corporation's standards of excellence.