The Early Head Start Curriculum and Parent Engagement Specialist is responsible for interpreting changes to the Curriculum, informing teachers and site managers of the implications of those changes, and ensuring that instruction is aligned with curriculum goals. S/He assists teachers with developing strategies and techniques for assessing and fulfilling the needs of young students. S/He also assists teachers with textbook and other materials selection and provides teachers various tools and materials to aid instruction. S/He assists administrators with evaluating the effectiveness of early childhood education programs in the school system and develops strategies for improvement.
The Early Head Start Curriculum and Parent Engagement Specialist also assists the Head Start Parent Engagement Specialist in planning, facilitating and implementation of evidence based Parenting Curriculum and with parent events throughout the school year. Under general supervision, performs a variety of administrative tasks in coordinating the successful implementation of early childhood education programs for UAMS Early Head Start Child Care Partnership between local child care centers.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Salary offered commensurate to experience.