Child Care Health Consultant

Website Orange County Partnership for Young Children

Child Care Health Consultant 

The Orange County Partnership for Young Children (OCPYC) is seeking a qualified person to serve as the CCHC for Orange County and also provide supplementary emergency assistance as needed to surrounding counties.  The CCHC position works with early care and education (child care) administrators, operators, and early educators to ensure healthy and safe environments for children in child care. CCHCs offer training and technical assistance through consultation and coaching.  For more information on the position, visit http://www.orangesmartstart.org/employment/.

Qualifications: The preferred applicant should possess a Degree in Nursing and a current and unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse (RN) in North Carolina.  Also eligible is a bachelor’s degree in public health or other health related field (Master’s preferred), or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  All candidates should have at least two years relevant experience in the professional discipline of nursing, public health, or related field and have completed, or be willing to enroll in, the NC Child Care Health Consultant Course. Experience and knowledge of child health, development, and special health care needs is desired.  Excellent interpersonal skills, presentation skills, ability to work independently and with teams and engage effectively with community partners, technology proficiency.  Competitive salary and benefits.

OCPYC’s mission is to ensure that all young children in Orange County arrive at kindergarten healthy and ready to succeed.  OCPYC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Submit cover letter, resume, and salary requirements by Tuesday, April 13, 2021, to programs@orangesmartstart.org.

To apply for this job email your details to programs@orangesmartstart.org