The Quality Assurance Coordinator monitors Professional Development and Technical Assistance (PD/TA) need and utilization across the Philadelphia Universal PreK (PHLpreK) system with the goal of ensuring that providers demonstrate quality, access available and targeted supports, and make timely progress toward meeting high quality program standards. This role performs assessments and identifies PD/TA needs for all provisional and underperforming quality PHL PreK Providers for delivery by PHL PreK Hub staff. The PD/TA Coordinator collects and aggregates available data on contract compliance, program performance, and progress in action plans to identify areas of need for TA and PD services. Additionally, the Coordinator will work to assess the demand and availability of PD/TA resources. This role applies a deep expertise in Early Childhood Education to ensure the utilization of appropriate resources to meet provider performance improvement goals. This position is under the direct supervision of the Quality Assurance (QA) Manager and works closely with all other members of the PHL PreK management team and the PHMC Early Childhood department. Essential Functions and Responsibilities: Implements established policies and procedures to support effective systems for monitoring the availability, need and utilization of professional development and technical assistance resources by PHL PreK providers
Bachelor's degree Early Childhood Education, Education, or related degree required - advanced degree preferred. Three years related experience human services, early childhood, education, government or related field. Demonstrated skills in and/or knowledge of education assessment or PD/TA systems This job includes the normal physical demands associated with office work including bending, lifting, and carrying. Ability to pass a health examination and criminal background check. Ability to work effectively with minimal daily guidance. Knowledge of community resources. Successful experience working in a team setting. Ability to present a positive image of the organization to members of the community. This position may include the need to attend weekend or evening meetings or training and might involve travel.
Public Health Management Corporation (PHMC) is a nonprofit public health institute that builds healthier communities through partnerships with government, foundations, businesses and community-based organizations. It fulfills its mission to improve the health of the community by providing outreach, health promotion, education, research, planning, technical assistance, and direct services.
PHMC ...has served the Greater Philadelphia region since 1972 as a facilitator, developer, intermediary, manager, advocate and innovator in the field of public health. With nearly 1500 employees, 250 programs, eleven subsidiaries --one with programs throughout Pennsylvania, and another nationwide-- 70 sites and close to 200,000 clients served annually, PHMC has become one of the largest and most comprehensive public health organizations in the nation.