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 one position open:
Director, Early Childhood Professional Development Institute
The Director, working collaboratively within the organization, manages a team of approximately 20 people. Through strong leadership and effective management, the Director:
Establishes the professional development institute as the “go to” organization in the state for high quality training and job-embedded professional development for early childhood educators, reflecting current evidence from research and practice.
Ensures that Agenda’s early care and education programs, training, and technical assistance reflect cutting-edge practices and innovative strategies to support continuous quality improvement of teachers and overall early childhood education program quality.
Demonstrates ability to work collaboratively with other organizations to support and increase the number of high quality of early childhood programs in the state.
Demonstrates strong grasp of the financing of early childhood programs in order to achieve continuous quality improvement.
Ensures mission-focused, cost-effective day-to-day operations of the organization, through supervising and mentoring staff, fiscal management (e.g., develop and monitor budgets, contract management), planning and execution.