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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.

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Priority screening will begin on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. Position is open until filled.


Bright Beginnings Initiative Consultant Pool

First 5 Monterey County (F5MC) is seeking applicants to be part of Bright Beginning’s Consultant Pool (Pool). The Pool will serve as a source of pre-qualified Consultants who may be solicited to provide assistance and support the work of Bright Beginnings, an early childhood development initiative of the Monterey County Children’s Council.

Submissions will be accepted on an on-going basis. Once accepted, Pool members will be solicited on a project by project basis as needed based on areas of expertise and needs of Bright Beginnings. Selected Consultants may be required to participate in a panel interview and to submit additional documentation in order to complete the contracting process.

First 5 Monterey County (F5MC) is seeking applicants to be part of Bright Beginning’s Consultant Pool (Pool).

Current Opportunities: 

  • Community Organizing: Supporting the Salinas Collaborative Action Team and the Preschool for All Campaign
  • Community Organizing: Census 2020 Strategy and Outreach for the 0-5 population

DEADLINE: DEADLINE: Applications are being reviewed now and on a rolling basis through 8/30/2019. Apply today!

TO APPLY: Click here for more information and to apply.