The Pennsylvania Key is seeking an Infant Toddler Coaching Consultant to work directly with the OCDEL Early Head Start- Child Care Partnership agencies. This position will support infant/toddler staff in childcare facilities through a coaching initiative designed to address the fundamental work around classroom environments, pedagogical perspectives, child-staff interactions and engagement of children in learning/activities. The consultant would also be asked to provide training as needed for staff.

This is a one-year contract and consultant may be contracted between 15-25 hours per month depending on the region and the need. Counties in need of a consultant include: Chester, Philadelphia and Montgomery.

Interested candidates will possess at least five years of direct coaching/mentoring experience, a conceptual understanding of early learning systems in Pennsylvania and a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education or relevant degree. Education and or expertise in infant/toddler practices and a familiarity with Early Head Start standards is preferred. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to kelwil@pakey.org. For more details please contact Kelly Williams at 717-515-7136 or kelwil@pakey.org. Deadline to respond is Sept. 30, 2022.