Employment Opportunities

Program Specialist (Kauai) –  Part-time, 20 hours per week

PATCH is seeking an individual to be responsible for assisting practitioners with the Childcare Registry as well as identifying and supporting practitioners’ professional development goals. Responsible for supporting the training program and providing technical assistance to child care providers and other training participants who attend classes.

Essential duties include:

Registry – Receives Registry applications and necessary supporting documentation. Under the direction of the Registry Specialist II, assesses applications for completeness and functions as a liaison between Registry Specialists and practitioners to assist and counsel practitioners in obtaining or updating their Childcare Registry. Provides career counseling, technical assistance, and professional development information for practitioners.  Counsels practitioners on available training opportunities and professional development programs as a way to enhance work performance and support career development goals as well as community resources as a way to enhance work performance and support career development goals.  Performs outreach duties and career counseling sessions promoting and informing the public and practitioners of the Childcare Registry. Completes monthly Registry log and submit to Registry Specialist II by the 3-business day of the following month.

Training – Receives requests from participants and enrolls them in PATCH classes. Inputs and maintains participant information, class event information, and participant and trainer evaluations into the training database and constant contact. Prepares current materials for training classes from SharePoint and ensures all the necessary materials for each class are available for trainers’ use. Ensures that upcoming classes have the necessary fliers, handouts, and supplies.

Minimum Qualification Requirements:

Requires proficiency in computer & typing skills.

Knowledge of parenting and community childcare issues and resources.

Knowledge of the state’s childcare licensing requirements is highly preferred.

Education/Experience: 

Associates degree in early childhood education or related field.

Previous experience working in a Group Childcare Center or related area.

Experience interacting in diverse communities.

 

To apply for this position, please email a cover letter and resume to hr@patch-hi.org.

PATCH Trainer – positions on Maui & Kauai (On-Call)

PATCH is seeking qualified individuals responsible for instructing training classes as scheduled by PATCH.  Positions are currently available on the island of Kauai and for Maui County.
Essential duties include:
Conducts classes for PATCH; assures the provision of necessary materials and supplies for each class; familiarizes oneself with the training materials and equipment; distributes, gathers and completes paperwork related to each class; sets up and cleans up before and after each class; returns training materials and necessary paperwork to PATCH offices wihin a timely manner.
Minimum Qualification Requirement:
Minimum three years of experience providing training to adults who work with children. Minimum 12 credits in ECE or Child Development.
Education/Experience:
Associate Degree from an accredited college in ECE or related field and at least 10 years ECE experience OR Bachelor Degree or higher from an accredited college in ECE or related and at least three years ECE experience.

To apply for this position, please email a cover letter and resume to hr@patch-hi.org.

PATCH Trainer – Kona, Big Island (On-Call)

PATCH is seeking qualified individuals responsible for instructing training classes as scheduled by PATCH.  Positions are currently available on the island of Kauai and for Maui County.
Essential duties include:
Conducts classes for PATCH; assures the provision of necessary materials and supplies for each class; familiarizes oneself with the training materials and equipment; distributes, gathers and completes paperwork related to each class; sets up and cleans up before and after each class; returns training materials and necessary paperwork to PATCH offices wihin a timely manner.
Minimum Qualification Requirement:
Minimum three years of experience providing training to adults who work with children. Minimum 12 credits in ECE or Child Development.
Education/Experience:
Associate Degree from an accredited college in ECE or related field and at least 10 years ECE experience OR Bachelor Degree or higher from an accredited college in ECE or related and at least three years ECE experience.

To apply for this position, please email a cover letter and resume to rhall@patch-hi.org.

PATCH Trainer – Oahu (On-Call, Daytime during normal business hours)

PATCH is seeking qualified individuals responsible for instructing training classes as scheduled by PATCH.
Essential duties include:
Conducts classes for PATCH; assures the provision of necessary materials and supplies for each class; familiarizes oneself with the training materials and equipment; distributes, gathers and completes paperwork related to each class; sets up and cleans up before and after each class; returns training materials and necessary paperwork to PATCH offices wihin a timely manner. Specifically seeking an on-call day trainer to train during normal business hours.
Minimum Qualification Requirement:
Minimum three years of experience providing training to adults who work with children. Minimum 12 credits in ECE or Child Development.
Education/Experience:
Associate Degree from an accredited college in ECE or related field and at least 10 years ECE experience OR Bachelor Degree or higher from an accredited college in ECE or related and at least three years ECE experience.

To apply for this position, please email a cover letter and resume to hr@patch-hi.org.

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