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Project Manager
Requisition Number:2019-HS/MA-001
Department:Head Start and Children's Services
Employee Type:Regular
Hours Per Week:35
  

Job Responsibilities:
Responsible for overseeing the Family Engagement Network under the Boston Community Partnership Grant. Responsible for planning and managing projects, organizing and communicating information/concepts and outreach to provide resources. Coordinate parent partners to outreach and engage hard-to-reach immigrant families and families living in public housing. Plan and coordinate activities for hard-to-reach families within the community. Initiate activities for families on child development topics and provide resources/material guides for the community. Together with an Advisory Group, facilitate the planning, managing and implementation of a support system for caregivers of children 0-8 years. Provide family education and support services that build and enhance family strengths, parent resilience and encourage social connections. Prepare, analyze and maintain accurate records of program activities and expenditures. Perform other related duties as assigned from time to time. 

Job Qualifications:
Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent with one year of related experience required. Associate’s degree in administration, communication or related field preferred. Knowledge of Boston neighborhoods, practitioner groups and networks, and community based organizations. Excellent oral and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational and time management skills. Must be able to work sensitively and effectively with individuals of diverse educational, socio-economic and cultural backgrounds.

Please note: This position is located at our Mattapan Head Start site and is part-time for twenty-five (25) hours per week.