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Child Care Health Consultant (Part-Time)(ETE)

Company:
The University of Arizona
Job Location:
Tucson, 85724
Category:
Child Care and Youth Programs
Type:
Adjunct/Part-Time

Posting Number: req19908

Department: Yavapai County Office

Location: County Extensions and Farms

Address: 2830 N. Commonwealth Dr, Suite 103, Camp Verde, AZ 86322 USA

Position Highlights

This part-time position will work under the direction of the Child Care Health Consultation Supervisor with input from the Family, Consumer & Health Sciences (FCHS) Associate Agent at Yavapai County Cooperative Extension to provide Child Care Health Consultation (CCHC) in the Yavapai Region in accordance with the Arizona Early Childhood Development and Health Board (First Things First), the Arizona Board of Regents, and the University of Arizona on behalf of the Yavapai County Cooperative Extension. Responsibilities include providing consultation to childcare centers and homes to improve and protect the health and well-being of the children in their care, collaborating with other Quality First technical assistance providers, building relationships with community partners, documenting activities and completing reports for management and funding agency.

This is an Extended Temporary Employment (ETE) position.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, vision, and life insurance; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide child care health consultation supports through a variety of methods including training, modeling, targeting observations and feedback, policy and procedure review and development, and resource and information sharing. Supports and hours provided are based on current Standards of Practice for First Things First Quality First Child Care Health Consultation (CCHC) Strategy current Standards of Practice and each child care sites' Quality First Level. Provide CCHC orientation for newly enrolled sites, complete Health and Safety Checklist and review Health and Safety Assessment and co-develop a Health and Safety Action Plan with assigned sites.
  • Document activities in on-line data management systems and assist with preparation of reports and program records for management or outside agencies as needed. 
  • Attend or participate in First Things First/ Quality First Academy/Child Care Health Consultation onboarding, training, continuing education events and/or meetings; Quality First Technical Assistant Providers collaboration meetings, First Things First regional council meetings, and other local and state events as appropriate. 
  • Collaborate with local community partners on local health and safety concerns by attending meeting and events in the community; provide community presentations; and serve as a community resource to other local stakeholders serving early care and education programs.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent advanced learning attained through professional level experience required.
  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience, or equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • Must have a valid driver's license and ability to drive according
    to the University Fleet Safety Policy. Must also be able to provide own
    transportation and be able to travel statewide and nationally using all
    modes of transportation.
  • Must maintain a level one fingerprint one clearance card.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working with child care providers
  • Experience in providing consultation and health education
  • Spanish speaking
  • Minimum of a bachelor's degree in a health-related field such as: public health, nursing, health education, social work, behavioral health or similar degree and/or an associate's degree in nursing.
  • Minimum of one year of experience working in one or multiple of the following areas; mental health, behavioral health, nutrition, health education, oral health, environmental health, and/or emergency management; Have a minimum of one year of experience working in public health, health care, school health, or similar setting.

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Full Time/Part Time: Part Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week: 24

Job FTE: .6

Work Calendar: Fiscal

Job Category: Agriculture and Extension

Benefits Eligible: Yes - Full Benefits

Rate of Pay: $25.50 to $31.87

Compensation Type: hourly rate

Grade

7

Compensation Guidance

The Rate of Pay Field represents the University of Arizona's good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting. The University considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role and associated responsibilities, a candidate's work experience, education/training, key skills, and internal equity.

The Grade Range Minimum, Midpoint, and Maximum Fields listed below represent a full range of career compensation growth over time in this position and grade. Each unit typically sets starting pay between minimum and midpoint upon hire. The university offers compensation growth opportunities within its career architecture. To learn more about compensation, please review our Applicant Compensation Guide and our Total Rewards Calculator.

Grade Range Minimum

$25.5

Grade Range Midpoint

$31.87

Grade Range Maximum

$38.25

Career Stream and Level

PC2

Job Family

Cmty & Health Systems

Job Function

Outreach & Community Engage

Type of criminal background check required: Fingerprint criminal background check (security sensitive due to title or department)

Number of Vacancies: 1

Expected End Date: 6/30/2026

Contact Information for Candidates

Hope Wilson
hopewilson@arizona.edu

Open Until Filled: Yes

Documents Needed to Apply: Resume and Cover Letter

Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As a Hispanic-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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