Employment

Parent Educator & Playgroup Facilitator

Full time position responsible for facilitating family playgroups in Union Grove, Statesville, and Mooresville with the Iredell County Partnership for Young Children, Inc.  Grant funded position. Requires planning and facilitating weekly groups for families and children age zero – five years for school year 2017-2018. This is a 12 month position. Responsibilities include recruiting families, organizing and presenting weekly activities which will enhance caregiver and child relationships and support school readiness.  Routine and accurate documentation and data collection required.  Bachelor’s degree in a field related to family support, experience providing direct service to families, and early childhood and human development required.  Bilingual or ability to understand basic Spanish language preferred but not required.  Ideal candidate must be highly organized and able to connect with families, children, and coworkers with enthusiasm and professionalism. Criminal background check required. Must have reliable transportation and valid driver’s license. No email resumes will be accepted.  Applicants will be notified by email after review of their resume.  Cover letter and resume must be received by June 24, 2017. Send to

Iredell County Partnership for Young Children

Attn: Marnie Reber

734 Salisbury Road

Statesville, NC 28677

Program Assistant:

Self-motivated early childhood professional to work full-time providing office support to agency programs.  Acts as receptionist and assists with the Early Learning Resource Center operations.  Must have at least an  Associate Degree in Child Development/Early Childhood Education and demonstrated knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices for children ages 0-5 years.  Attention to detail, excellent oral and written communication skills, and computer proficiency required.  Must possess the ability to multitask in busy office with many interruptions. Understanding and/or speaking Spanish language a plus.  Please send cover letter and resume to:  Iredell County Partnership for Young Children, 734 Salisbury Rd., Statesville, NC 28677.  Open until filled.