Resource: Sesame Street Training Videos

The Sesame Street in Communities website has hundreds of bilingual multimedia tools to help families enrich and expand their knowledge during a child’s early years from birth through age 6. There are many resources available for community providers, such as Coping with Incarceration, Helping Kids Grieve, and Autism, that use research-based resources to improve child and family well-being.

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Early Childcare Providers Wanted for UW-Madison Study

The Department of Educational Psychology is recruiting participants for an evaluation and quality improvement project conducted through the Waisman Center at UW-Madison on the “Learn the Signs. Act Early.” campaign from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). This project offers free materials and online training on developmental monitoring and family engagement to early childcare providers and will allow UWM to collect feedback through brief online surveys. For more information visit: http://www.actearly.wisc.edu/training.php

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GLITC Hiring Tribal Corrdinator-Early Childhood

GLITC POSITION

 

GLITC is recruiting for the following position. A complete job description is available on our web site. Drug Testing required before hire and random thereafter.

TRIBAL COORDINATOR – EARLY CHILDHOOD

The Tribal Coordinator – Early Childhood will provide coordinated outreach and liaison services for early learning and development programs among the eleven federally recognized American Indian nations and tribal communities in the State of Wisconsin and State Government to assure the provision of quality services and programs for young tribal children.

Working out of the Central Offices in Lac du Flambeau, WI, this position is full-time with benefits including; Annual/Personal Leave and Holiday Pay; Health, Dental, Life & AD&D, STD and LTD Insurance, FSA and 403(b) Retirement Plan. Starting Salary Range $31,200-$35,000. Drug testing required before hire and random thereafter.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in a health and human services or early education or related field required. Minimum three years of experience in health and human services or an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience. Experience with early childhood programs and services preferred. Experience with a Native American Tribal organization and/or not-for-profit agency desirable. Grant writing and funding experience preferred. Individual must possess: excellent verbal and written communication skills; professional demeanor and appearance; problem solving skills; ability to manage time effectively; self-motivation skills; work effectively under pressure; ability to build positive work relationships with internal and external customers; ability to interact professionally with a wide variety of people. Individual must be able to apply advanced reasoning skills to problem solving and use basic mathematical skills. Must possess valid driver’s license and/or reliable transportation with adequate insurance and ability to travel.

To Apply: Mail, fax or email an application and resume to Great Lakes Inter Tribal Council, Inc., P.O. Box 9, Lac du Flambeau, WI 54538, Attn: Krista Raske. Fax: (715) 588-1774. Email: hr@glitc.org. See the employment page of our website www.glitc.org  for an application or contact us at hr@glitc.org.

Application closing date is at 4:30 PM on Friday, April 4, 2014.

GLITC is an Equal Opportunity Employer applying Native American Preference as defined in Title 25, U.S. Code, Section 44-46 and 47.

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