Bright Beginnings Program Lead/Director
Bright Beginnings Lead/Director (employee of First 5 Monterey County — reports to co-chairs of the Bright Beginnings Early Childhood Development Initiative and the Monterey County Children’s Council).
This position provides leadership and strategic management for the Bright Beginnings Initiative as a whole, coordinating partners and mobilizing the community to achieve shared goals, while ensuring Bright Beginnings adheres to its vision, mission and values. This position will be an employee of First 5 Monterey County.
The Bright Beginnings Initiative supports communities to identify and implement local systems change and practical solutions for children from the prenatal stage through 3rd grade. Bright Beginnings uses a Collective Impact Framework to ensure mutual ownership, build consensus, and engender sustainable outcomes. The work at the community level also informs local, state and federal systems/policy change.
REQUIREMENTS: Any combination of education, work experience and training which substantially provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities as stated in this job description will be considered. Examples are as follows: Master’s Degree in social science, public health, human sciences or related degree and three or more years’ relevant experience; or a Bachelor’s degree and five or more years of relevant work experience.
Priority screening will begin on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. Position is open until filled.