Posting Summary: Administers and teaches the TECTA non-credit coursework using statewide TECTA curriculum for specified specialty areas. Coordinates the systemic delivery of early childhood/TECTA related course work for students through the TECTA orientation curriculum and additional academic programs at partnering state institutions. Candidate must be willing and able to travel within Middle TN and occasionally statewide. Ability to work a flexible schedule to include week nights and Saturdays is required. Manages the timely completion of contract objectives and reporting to the site manager. Implements TECTA Statewide Early Childhood Initiatives. Maintains current database on participants; provides documentation for site reporting. Conducts on-site visits for CDA students to provide technical assistance, advisement and assessment. A candidate needs the ability to interact in an effective and appropriate manner with diverse populations, within the University community and the public. Provides leadership and support to child care providers, early childhood organizations and partner agencies through committee membership, conference presentations, technical assistance and related special projects at the local, state and national level. Familiarity with/ or ability to oversee NAEYC accreditation procedures. Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 220_56824
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Tennessee State University is committed to excellence and has been consistently listed in the U.S. News & World Report’s “Guide to America’s Best Colleges” for more than a decade. Founded in 1912, TSU is a comprehensive, urban, co-educational, land-grant institution in Nashville, Tennessee. The university has been served by seven presidents, including Dr. Glenda Baskin Glover, who is currently serving as our eighth president.TWO CAMPUSESOur Nashville home offers two locations—the 500-acre main campus nestles in a beautiful residential neighborhood along the Cumberland River, and the downtown Avon Williams campus sits near the center of Nashville’s business and government district.