Early Childhood Connector

Agape Child and Family Services
Job Description
About Agape Child & Family Services
Agape is a faith-based non-profit organization dedicated to fighting poverty in the Memphis community.

About the Position

The Early Childhood Connector supports the implementation of an Early Childhood site-based program in designated areas served by Agape.  This Connector role works in partnership and builds relationships with key community leaders, supporters and advocates to provide holistic wraparound services for both parents and children. This role partners with families to Identify and address the needs of their children, birth to age 5, in all aspects of early childhood development and Kindergarten-readiness as defined by Shelby County and the State of Tennessee. The Early Childhood Connector leverages comprehensive resources needed to support the goal that all children enter Kindergarten ready to learn;  If you are passionate about fighting poverty and walking alongside children and families in the community and have a track record of serving whole-family programs and services, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity to make a difference in the lives of individuals and families in the Memphis community.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in child development and family studies or related degree from an accredited college or university, or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Ability to work with a wide range of people with diverse racial, ethnic, cultural and socio-economic backgrounds.
  • Microsoft Office Suite proficiency and other software applications.
  • Must have a current driver's license, and auto insurance with acceptable levels of coverage.
  • The ability to work a flexible schedule to include evenings and weekends as needed.
 
Preferred Skills/Experience:
  • Case management experience
 Benefits & Perks
We offer several benefits and perks to support our employees’ overall well-being, including generous paid time off, 13 paid holidays, medical, dental, and vision plans, a 403b plan with a company match, EAP, paid parental leave, and educational assistance.
DEI Vision Statement
Agape will be an exemplar of what it means to be a diverse, equitable and inclusive nonprofit that is faith-based, Christ-centered and grounded in anti-discriminatory and anti-racist principles. We will be a workplace that: 1) actively pursues equity and justice for our team members and the community we serve in our work; 2) embraces and promotes Christ-centered, anti-discriminatory and anti-racist systems, policies, practices & mindsets in all we do; and 3) embodies joy as we hold ourselves accountable to meeting one another where we are as we take this journey together. 
 
Join the Team:
To apply, visit our website here
https://agapemeanslove.org/career-opportunities/. Come join the MOVEMENT!
 
Starting Salary Range:
$40,000 - $43,500  
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