Best Beginnings Community Council Coordinator will provide the central coordination for the work of this Community Council which was established to ensure the effective delivery of early childhood and family services in Flathead County. Responsibilities will include: Council Meetings and Membership Support, Public Relations and Community Outreach, Community Needs/Resource Assessment and Strategic Planning, Project Implementation, Reporting, and Funding Sustainability. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor Degree preferred in Business, Nonprofit Management, Human Services, Social Work, or related field. Working knowledge of early child education, family issues, and community resources. Desired Personal Skills and Characteristics: Self-motivated and organized; Experience in meeting facilitation; Proficiency in public speaking; Capable of working with diverse populations and organizations; strong project implementation skills. Computer Skills: Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook; familiarity with remote network access (Test scores for Work, Excel and Outlook required – tests can be taken at Flathead Job Service). Physical Demands: Sitting, standing, walking, driving, lifting. Work Environment: Mostly indoors in an office environment. Special Requirements: Offer will be contingent on successful background check. Some travel required. Must provide own vehicle, have a driving record free of major violations, and provide proof of vehicle liability insurance. Work Hours: 30 hours per week – flexible schedule. Compensation: $16 per hour, including benefits. To apply: Submit your application (available at www.nurturingcenter.org/nurturing-center-employment.html), resume and testing scores to firstname.lastname@example.org. Job opening closes April 15, 2012.
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