Agenda for Children

Join Us at Agenda for Children

Thanks for your interest in joining our team! Agenda for Children is made up of a group of dedicated professionals who are working together to improve the lives of children and families in Louisiana.

We currently have two positions open:

Program Assistant/Child Care Technical Assistant (Houma Region) 

We are currently seeking a full-time Program Assistant/Technical Assistant for the Agenda for Children’s Houma office.  This position will be responsible for providing administrative support for the office, as well as providing on-site technical assistance (coaching) to child care programs in the region. The ideal candidate is adept at managing multiple priorities, has strong administrative skills and has significant experience and formal education in early childhood education. 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Training

Technical Assistance

Office Management

Resource & Referral

  • Respond to families’ requests for child care referrals (which includes a short interview with families, entering data and emailing or faxing the resulting list of early care and education programs to the family)
  • Assist with meetings and outreach events

Other Duties

  • Communicate daily with co-workers to share relevant information and ensure that daily tasks are complete
  • Attend staff meetings, department meetings, quarterly CCR&R meetings, and professional development trainings
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualification Requirements

Special Working Requirements

To apply: 

Submit resume, cover letter and references to houmacoach@agendaforchildren.org.

No phone calls please.

Agenda for Children is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers all applicants on the basis of merit without regard to race, gender, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status or disability.

Salaray is commensurate with experience.

 

Director of Development    

The Director of Development will be responsible for developing and implementing a fundraising strategy for Agenda for Children; including planning, directing, and coordinating major fundraising activities and special projects. He/she will also be responsible for helping to develop and support key relationships with individuals, corporations, philanthropic organizations, and non-profit organizations in an effort to enhance Agenda’s support for children and families in Southeast Louisiana.

The Director of Development will report to the CEO and assume the following responsibilities:

Development Activities

Relationship Management

Marketing and Communications

Board of Directors

Qualifications

The successful candidate must meet the following qualifications:

Closing Date: April 30, 2015

To apply:  Submit resume and cover letter to development@agendaforchildren.org.

Agenda for Children is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers all applicants on the basis of merit without regard to race, gender, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status or disability. 

 

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