CYP Training and Curriculum Specialist

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Mar 22, 2019
Closes
Mar 22, 2019
Function
Trainer
Hours
Full Time
TRAVEL REQUIRED:

Occasional travel - less than 10%


RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
Relocation expenses reimbursed No


KEY REQUIREMENTS:
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  • Must successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. Any discrepancies must be resolved as a condition of employment.
  • Resumes must include informaton which demonstrates experience and knowledge, skills, and ability (KSAs) as they relate to this position. Applicants are encouraged to be clear and specific when describing their experience level and KSAs.

    A qualified candidate possesses the following:

    Knowledge, skill, and ability to independently manage a developmentally appropriate program for the age groups served.

    Knowledge and background of child and youth programs including principles, practices and techniques of child and youth development.

    Knowledge of adult learning techniques and strategies and experience training adult learners.

    Knowledge of Federal and State laws governing the detection and prevention of child abuse and/or neglect.

    Knowledge of the NAEYC, COA and NAFCC accreditation criteria and process, the required programs of the BGCA, 4-H, and the skills and knowledge to implement the Department of Defense (DoD) certification standards.

    Knowledge in interests and motivation of individuals and groups.

    Skill in planning, organizing, and implementing a variety of programs.

    Skill to develop curriculum outlines, courses of study lesson plans/guides, and to conduct training workshops.

    Ability to provide guidance and leadership to employees and providers.

    Ability to identify and respond to emergency situations including evacuations, child illness, and physical and emotional disorders.

    Ability to communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing, and possess strong interpersonal communication skills.

    A 4-year degree in Early Childhood Education or Child Development AND 3 years of full-time experience working with children and/or youth;

    OR

    A Master's degree in Early Childhood Education or Child Development AND minimum of 1 year full-time experience working with children and/or youth;

    OR

    A combination of education and experience (e.g. courses equivalent to a major in a field (24 higher level semester hours) appropriate to the position (see above) plus appropriate experience or additional course work that that provided knowledge comparable to that normally acquired through the successful completion of the 4-year course of study described above AND 3 years of full-time experience working with children and/or youth.

    Conditions of Employment Cont.:

    Pass a pre-employment physical, provide evidence of immunization, be free of all communicable diseases, and obtain appropriate immunization against communicable diseases.

    Must possess a valid state driver’s license.

    Must satisfactorily obtain or complete required training certificates and maintain certifications or credentials required by federal, state or National Accreditation institutions utilized as part of DOD’s Child and Youth Programs.

    Incumbents must satisfactorily complete all background checks for child care positions, including fingerprint checks, a Tier 1 with Child Care check, and a State Criminal History Repository (SCHR) check. All individuals involved in the provision of child care services on a Department of Navy (DON) installation or in a DON-sanctioned program must complete the Installation Records Check (IRC). The IRC includes a check of the Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Program (SARP) records in the Alcohol and Drug Management Information Tracking System (ADMITS) database, a check of the Family Advocacy Program (FAP) records in the Fleet and Family Support Management Information System (FFSMIS), and an installation security/base check via the DON Consolidated Law Enforcement Operations Center (CLEOC) database and/or other law enforcement systems. This information will be used to determine suitability for the applicant in accordance with criteria for automatic and presumptive disqualifiers, per DoDI 1402.05.

    Per Department of Defense Instruction (DoDI) 1402.05 Background Checks on Individuals in DoD Child Care Services Programs, incumbents will be automatically disqualified for a conviction in either civilian or military court (to include any general, special, or summary court-martial conviction or if they received non-judicial punishment [under Article 15 or chapter 47 of Title 10, U.S.C]) for any of the following: a sexual offense, any criminal offense involving a child victim, or a felony drug offense. Additionally, the incumbent will be automatically disqualified if he/she has been held to be negligent in a civil adjudication or administrative proceeding concerning the death of or serious injury to a child or dependent person entrusted to the individual’s care. 

    Some positions have special requirements. Selectee may be required to complete a one (1) year probationary period. Participation in Direct Deposit/Electronic Fund Transfer within the first 30 days of employment is required. We utilize E-Verify to confirm selectee’s eligibility to work in the United States. Salary is dependent on experience and/or education.

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    You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

    All resumes will be reviewed to determine if they meet the hiring eligibility and qualification requirements listed in this announcement. Resumes will be rated based on the information provided to determine the level of knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs) related to the job requirements. Using the qualifications of the position, a predetermined rating criterion of KSAs will be used for each resume. Best qualified applicants will be referred to the hiring manager. The selecting official may choose to conduct interviews.



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    Drug test required No


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