Child Care Resource and Referral Director
The Onslow County Partnership for Children (OCPC) is seeking a full-time Child Care Resource and Referral Director. The Onslow County Partnership for Children is a private non-profit agency that advocates and provides services for the healthy development of children, by building the strengths and capacities of families, care-giving professionals, and the communities in which they reside.
Are you passionate about directing high quality services for children and families? Do you want to be part of an organization that impacts lives for the better? Are you seeking an opportunity to use your passion and skills to influence system change? Do you enjoy motivating and developing leaders? Do you believe increased parent/community engagement supports brighter futures for all children? Are you eager to facilitate and/or participate in discussions surrounding socio-economic issues families face in our community? Are you passionate about supporting efforts to reduce early care and education issues that impact families on the state and local level?
If you answered yes to these questions, we would like to talk to you about joining our team as the Child Care Resource and Referral Director.
The Child Care Resource and Referral Director (CCR&R) Director is responsible for directing the work of the Resource and Education Program, Training and Technical Assistance Program and Parent Support Program. The CCR&R Director will led program managers who have direct responsibility for implementation of program designed to strengthen relationships within the community.
The CCR&R Director shall serve as a liaison between OCPC and local and state level organizations; serving on committees associated with the agencies, attending meetings, making presentations and advocating for high quality services for children and families in Onslow County. This position is responsible for identification and system development to meet strategic needs of the organization and community. The CCR&R Director must have a thorough knowledge of demographic make-up of the service delivery area, what services are being offered, assess gaps and determine what is being done to increase services to various audiences or groups.
The mission of the Child Care Resource and Referral (CCR&R) is to cultivate, sustain and function as a comprehensive system of support for members of the community focused on enhancing the quality of life for all children.
The ideal candidate for the Child Care Resource and Referral Director position will have knowledge of early care and education systems, leadership, advocacy and non-profit program management. A minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, Human Services or related field, is required with a minimum of five years related experience. (Master's Degree preferred). Proficiency in budgeting, public relations, community outreach, development, facilitation and utilization of community resources is helpful.
Interested applicants must complete an Onslow County Partnership for Children application. Applications can be obtained at our website www.onslowkids.org or at our main office at 900 Dennis Road. Applications may also be obtained by calling Cathy Wangerin (910) 353-7892 or by emailing your request to email@example.com. Please drop off or mail applications to 900 Dennis Road, Jacksonville, NC 28546. Faxed or emailed copies will not be accepted. Position open until filled.