The Specialist is responsible to the Program Coordinator for coordinating all aspects of TECTA Orientations. This positions is also responsible for:
collaborating with community colleges to coordinate services for students in the CDA Prep and Early Childhood degree programs;
serving as a CDA mentor and advisor for students seeking the CDA credential;
overseeing and entering all data into the TECTA web-based data system to ensure contract is properly executed;
participating regularly in staff meeting as well as quarterly state management, advisory board meetings and early childhood partner meeting to maintain positive relationships in the early childhood field;
collaborating with co-workers to ensure contract needs are being met as well as het needs of providers and students in the early childhood community; and
performing other related duties as assigned.
The Fair Labor Standards Act status of exempt or non-exempt will depend on the incumbent's entry salary for this position. All positions at East Tennessee State University are contingent upon sufficient funding.
ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Job Category: Administrative
Bachelor’s degree or higher in early childhood education, child development or closely related field.
Three years teaching experience in early childhood 0-8 year-olds required.
Internal Number: 16956
About East Tennessee State University
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.