Education and Training, Meetings/Expositions/Events, Project Management/Program Development
4 Year Degree
Are you or is someone you know looking for a career opportunity that makes a difference? Do you believe all children deserve the opportunity to succeed in school and in life? Are you passionate about equity?
The Michigan Head Start Association is looking for a Professional Development Manager to join its small but dedicated staff working to provide Head Start programs with the tools needed to create positive outcomes for Michigan’s most vulnerable children. The ideal candidate will be skilled at project management and have experience facilitating group meetings and designing virtual and in-person learning opportunities. Position details and instructions for application available at https://tinyurl.com/MHSAPDManager. All inquiries will be considered confidential. This posting is open until the position is filled and interviews will be conducted as qualified applicants are received.
Our vision is based on the belief that all children deserve an opportunity to succeed in school and in life, regardless of the circumstances of birth. Ending injustice, racism, and bias is fundamental to delivering on this promise. As such, the MHSA does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin (ancestry), religion (creed), gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal or state law in its programs and activities.
Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 2 years of experience working with Professional Development.
Must be free to travel overnight on several occasions during the year.
Must have a valid driver’s license and access to and use of a reliable automobile for travel between worksites and occasional transport of work-related materials.
About Michigan Head Start Association
The Michigan Head Start Association is determined to play a valued role in Michigan’s efforts to educate and serve its most vulnerable children and families. MHSA is the unified voice providing advocacy and leadership linking the Head Start community of parents, programs, and partners. As a private, nonprofit corporation organized in 1967 and incorporated in 1988, we are the only state organization dedicated exclusively to the concerns of Head Start and Early Head Start. We provide services and support to the Michigan Head Start community, which represents more than 34,000 children and their families. As an association, we advocate for the children and families in poverty, promote awareness of Head Start’s effectiveness and support current programs to ensure quality experiences.