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Kauai Coordinator (F/T - Kauai)JOB SUMMARY
PATCH is seeking a resourceful, creative, hardworking, self-directed individual who works well with diverse populations and organizations. The Coordinator is responsible for the management of the Kauai office and staff, and the coordination of services in Kauai, including contractual obligations, public relations, and community representation.
- Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education or related field. Two years of experience in a related field may equal one year of college level education.
- At least four (4) years of experience in early child care or related field.
- Knowledge of parenting and community child care issues and resources.
- At least two (2) years of experience supervising people and projects.
- Must be knowledgeable in most Microsoft Office products.
- Possesses a valid Hawaii's driver's license, no-fault insurance, and access to an insured automobile. The employee is required to use their personal vehicle and must be willing to travel to various locations, including neighbor islands, to perform the above mentioned duties.
- Knowledge of the State's child care licensing requirements preferred.The position is full-time and includes benefits.
If interested, please send your resume, three professional references and cover letter explaining how you meet EACH of the job specifications stated above to:
Or send email to Rani Thornsbury, Human Resources Director: RThornsbury@Patch-Hi.org
Provider Resource & Referral Specialist (F/T - Honolulu)
duties are providing child care referral information to clients,
performing follow-up calls to child care providers to update their
information in an online database, and providing technical assistance.
“active listening” and counseling regarding child care options and the
child care profession. Provides consumer education to families about
quality child care and conducts follow up calls to clients. Also
includes general receptionist duties.
Assists recruitment and referral staff, connects providers and families to community resources, photocopies, collates and distributes information, attends outreach events to promote PATCH services, and oversees preparation and mailing of Annual Provider Survey to all child care providers, statewide.
relating to people
in a friendly and professional manner with basic customer service and
good verbal and written communication skills, computer and typing
skills, ability to multi-task and attention to details, knowledge of
parenting and child care issues. Knowledge of state child care licensing
process is preferred. Associates degree in early childhood education
or related field at minimum. Experience as a child care provider
Must be able to work in a busy office environment and with minimal supervision.
If interested please send resume and cover letter to:
Fax: (808) 839-1799
Preschool Open Doors Program Specialist I (F/T - Honolulu)Seeking a resourceful, hard working, self-directed
individual to join our Preschool Open Doors project which helps low-income families to pay for preschool.
Review, monitor and track applications for preschool subsidies, respond to questions from clients via phone, email and in person, process and verify client income eligibility, access databases and process payments.
Must have excellent customer service skills, computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Office, be attentive to detail, and have excellent oral and written communication skills.Must be able to pass a criminal background check. Knowledge of early childhood education and care issues, particularly relating to preschools is preferred.
Requires High School Diploma or equivalent, and experience in communicating and working with people,phone and e-mail etiquette, customer service and casework administration.
This position includes benefits and the full-time regular hours are Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., with occasional overtime and weekend hours.
To apply, please send RESUME and COVER LETTER to:
Fax: (808) 694-3072
PATCH Trainer (Part Time)-- Maui, Molokai, Kona (Big Island) and Hilo (Big Island)The PATCH Training Program seeks an experienced individual to teach child care training classes.
Minimum of an Associates degree in Early Childhood Education or a related field required. Previous experience in child care setting and training adults required. On-call position. Must be able to work flexible hours, have excellent communication skills, and have a valid drivers license with clean driving abstract and access to an insured vehicle.
This position is part-time, and will require evening and weekend hours.
If interested, please send your resume and cover letter to the relevant Island Coordinator at the address listed here.
For further details contact the relevant island Coordinator by phone or email. Please see our staff directory here for details .
PATCH is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Listed jobs are full-time unless otherwise stated. Any interested applicant
must submit a resume and a cover letter stating your interest and detailing how
you meet the minimum requirements of the position. For further information about
any particular position, please email, or call 839-1789 or the number listed.