Employment

We are looking for a Program Evaluator/Coordinator !
This position is ideal for a detail oriented, and computer savvy individual that enjoys working independently. This position is responsible for quality assurance, contract compliance, data analysis, and program coordination in ten Craven Smart Start funded early childhood activities.
The position is for 30 hours per week and the salary will be commensurate with education and experience.
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KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND EXPERIENCE:
The purpose of this position is to provide quality assurance to Craven Smart Start and the North Carolina Partnership for Children, for 10 separately funded early childhood service activities.
The Program Coordinator/Evaluator accomplishes this through e valuation and monitoring all program grantees and their projects/activities by measuring the degree to which each is meeting partnership goals and to provide useful feedback to guide projects/activities toward meeting their goals. The Program Coordinator/Evaluator also develops, collects and reviews quarterly progress reports on projects and prepare Partnership progress Reports to North Carolina Partnership for Children and the Craven Smart Start Board. He or she will also regularly summarize and analyze data and write reports on progress toward partnership goals that will be suitable for publishing in a quarterly fact sheets, special reports, newsletter, press releases, and annual reports to the Board, funders and/or the community. Lastly, the Program Evaluator/ Coordinator assists grantees in developing and conducting appropriate and effective evaluation and monitoring strategies; report to the Executive Director on the adequacy of those strategies; and help grantees revise data gathering and reporting as needed.
Required Experience:
All candidates are required to have a bachelor’s degree in public administration, early childhood education administration, business administration or related field. All candidates should have strong written and oral communication skills, and demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft products including, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Preferred Experience:
  • Master’s degree preferred in in public administration, early childhood education administration, business administration or related field.
  • Skill in database and website management.
ABOUT CRAVEN SMART START:
Craven Smart Start is a 501c3 organization that was established almost 20 years ago to provide funding, coordination, education and other services in the community in order to raise the quality of childcare and improve learning and health outcomes for young children (ages 0-5) and their families in Craven County.
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SEND RESUME & COVER LETTER TO:
Patricia Morrow, 2111 Neuse Blvd., Suite F New Bern, NC 28560
OR EMAIL TO: pmorrow@cravensmartstart.org
The position will be open until filled

We are looking for a Child Care Health Consultant!
This is flexible position ideal for a nurse or health educator with a few years of experience, who likes to teach adults, and is willing to travel part of the time around Craven County.
The position is for 30 hours per week and the salary range will be determined based on experience and education.
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KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND EXPERIENCE:
The primary purpose of this position is to work with childcare centers and community organizations to prevent harm and promote optimal health in childcare programs and the community.
The Child Care Health Consultant (CCHC) works to increase the capacity of the child care facilities in Craven County to provide a safe and healthy environment. The CCHC applies nursing skills, consultation skills, and public health concepts in order to educate childcare facility staff and improve outcomes for children.
Required Experience:
All candidates should have experience in nursing or public health.¬†All candidates should have strong written and oral communication skills, and strong computer skills. All candidates should have a driver’s license and insurance and be able and willing to travel with occasional overnight stays for training, as well as work occasional evenings and weekends.
Preferred Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, Health Education, Public Health or similar.
  • An ideal candidate will have experience working with children and families, experience training adults, and have a certification as a CCHC in North Carolina.
  • We are willing work with a promising candidate to train them and help them achieve certification.
 ABOUT CRAVEN SMART START:
Craven Smart Start is a 501c3 organization that was established almost 20 years ago to provide funding, coordination, education and other services to the local community in order to raise the quality of childcare and improve learning and health outcomes for young children (ages 0-5) and their families in Craven County.
toddler_playing_with_toys.jpg
SEND RESUME & COVER LETTER TO:
Pat Morrow 2111 Neuse Blvd., Suite F New Bern, NC 28560
OR EMAIL TO: pmorrow@cravensmartstart.org
The position will be open until filled

 

 

  • Craven Smart Start, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that administers Smart Start funds and programs in Craven County. Smart Start is designed to ensure that young children enter school healthy and ready to succeed. Donations are tax deductible. Financial information about this organization and copy of its license are available from the State Solicitation Licensing Branch at 919-807-2214. The license is not an endorsement by the State.