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Project Coordinator (leadership role)/ Early Childhood Workforce Development Project Coordinator

We’re hiring! Exciting things are happening at the University of Missouri-Kansas City’s Institute for Human Development especially at the Early Childhood Innovation Center! If you’re looking for a great opportunity to expand your leadership skills and improve the lives of children across our state, apply now at https://info.umkc.edu/hr/careers/ for our Project Coordinator leadership role or Early Childhood Workforce Development Project Coordinator role
 

Check Out These Roles!

Right now, we’re preparing to launch the Early Childhood Innovation Center that will improve the quality of early childhood programs in Missouri. We are actively seeking candidates for:

Areas of Responsibility: 
  • A Project Coordinator leadership role will organize a statewide program and provide training and coaching for early childhood program administrators and family childcare owners. In this role, you will:
    • Lead and manage project team operations
    • Supervise team leaders
    • Coordinate the process and outcomes evaluation
    • Prepare reports for internal and external stakeholders
    • DEADLINE TO APPLY IS NOV. 28!
       
  • An Early Childhood Workforce Development Project Coordinator will manage an internal project team, support a project team of external stakeholders, support the project director and coordinate external meetings, activities, evaluations and reporting. In this role, you will:
    • Create project goals, policies, procedures and implementation strategies
    • Manage project and coordinate activities
    • Supervise, mentor and guide staff
    • Recruit, interview and make hiring recommendations
    • DEADLINE TO APPLY IS DEC. 4!

We are also hiring many other positions including:

  • Content Specialists for early learning programs and family childcare homes
  • Team Leaders for early childhood assessors and coaches
  • Assistant Project Coordinators
  • Assessors/Coaches and more!

Visit the UMKC Jobs site at https://info.umkc.edu/hr/careers/ frequently to see the many opportunities for that will offer flexible work arrangements along with competitive salaries and benefits!

Remote Work Flexibility: While the Project Coordinator and Workforce Coordinator roles will be located at UMKC, the additional roles such as Content Specialists, Team Leads, Assistant Project Coordinators, Research Assistants, Assessors, Coaches and more will have greater flexibility to work remotely full-time from across the state while enjoying competitive salaries and benefits!

UMKC Institute for Human Development, University Center on Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (IHD) is an applied research and training center for human services designed to exemplify the University’s goals of engaged scholarship and community partnerships. Its functions include interdisciplinary training, applied research, community program development and information dissemination.

Skills/Experience: 

For the Project Coordinator leadership role, you will need the following knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • A bachelor’s degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience and at least five years of experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of early childhood or business management best practices
  • Experience managing large projects and budgets
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively on a leadership team to complete tasks, meet goals and manage projects
  • See the job posting at https://info.umkc.edu/hr/careers/ for a full listing of duties and responsibilities.

For the Early Childhood Workforce Development Project Coordinator role, you'll need the following knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of early childhood best practices
  • Proficiency with technology including Office 365, video conferencing, and file storage
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively on a leadership team to complete tasks, meet goals, and
    manage projects
Compensation/Benefits: 

$63,860-$80,000

Additional Information: 

Deadline to apply for Project Coordinator (leadership role) is Nov. 28!

Deadline to apply for Early Childhood Workforce Development Project Coordinator is Dec. 4!

Organization Info

UMKC Institute for Human Development

Overview
Headquarters: 
Kansas City, MO, USA
Size: 
51-200 employees
About Us
Areas of Focus: 
Mission: 

UMKC Institute for Human Development, University Center on Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (IHD) is an applied research and training center for human services designed to exemplify the University’s goals of engaged scholarship and community partnerships. Its functions include interdisciplinary training, applied research, community program development and information dissemination.

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Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Nov 22 2022
Active Until: 
Dec 21 2022
Hiring Organization: 
UMKC Institute for Human Development
industry: 
Nonprofit