Grant Director-Early Childhood Education Career Pathways (grant-funded)-extended

Job description

Category:: Administrators
Department:: Professional Studies
Locations:: Boston, MA
Posted:: Apr 23, 2019
Closes:: Jul 25, 2019 - 11:59 PM EDT
Type:: Full-time
Ref. No.:: NUP-Grant funded

About Bunker Hill Community College:

Bunker Hill Community College is a multi-campus institution with vibrant, urban campuses in Boston, Massachusetts, in nearby Chelsea, Massachusetts, and at three satellite locations in the Greater Boston area. Founded in 1973, BHCC is the largest of the 15 community colleges in Massachusetts, serving some 18,000 students annually across all modes of instruction. The College offers certificates and associate degrees, early college and dual enrollment, non-credit community and corporate training, and industry specific training programs. The College is the 8th most diverse higher education institution in the United States, and is a Hispanic and Asian American and Pacific Islander Serving Institution. Approximately 900 International Students attend from 107 countries, speaking 75 languages.


BHCC is a progressive institution guided by five goals: to Foster Student Success, Strengthen Career, Transfer and Workforce Readiness, Advance Diversity, Inclusion and Equity and Develop the College's Infrastructure. The College is committed to a learning community teaching/learning environment and, as an Achieving the Dream institution, is focused on data-driven student success.


Boston prides itself on being one of the most livable cities in America with twenty-one diverse neighborhoods offering exceptional medical facilities, vibrant neighborhood business districts, museums, galleries and an extensive network of parks and outdoor recreational areas. Unemployment consistently tracks lower than the national average and job growth in 2014 and 2015 were ahead of projections. Eighty-plus colleges and a quarter of a million college students in the area make Boston one of the country's "youngest major metropolis," according to Boston magazine. Suburbs outside of Boston offer affordable housing options with easy access to public transportation.

Job Description:

The Early Childhood Education Career Pathways Grant Director position reports to the Dean of Professional Studies. The Grant Director will provide leadership, coordination, support and fiscal oversight of the Early Education and Care Career Pathway Grant. Responsibilities for ECE Career Pathways Grant Director include: supervise daily program activities; oversee program development and staff; collaborate to create program plan; implement programmatic changes as appropriate; prepare grant-funded budgets and monitor expenditures; prepare necessary reports per the grant requirements, update/revise instructional materials, guidelines, policies, and procedures; plan publicity and recruitment activities; collaborate with faculty, staff, administrators and community partners; and serve as contact for State-wide industry assessment.


  • Masters degree in Early Childhood Education or related filed or ten years of experience in the field of early childhood education
  • Prior supervisory experience
  • Knowledge of community college academic programs, services and culture
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in development, implementation, and oversight of grant initiatives
  • Thorough knowledge of the Department of Early Education and Care's strategic direction, priorities and standards
  • Demonstrated ability to provide professional development that is evidence-based and aligned with EEC's core competencies
  • Proven ability to work effectively with diverse, multicultural, and non-traditional students
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, written communication and presentation skills
  • Must be a team player who places a high priority on student service and relationships
  • Project reporting, budgeting, and conceptualization abilities
  • Efficient, detail-oriented, self-starter with the ability to meet deadlines and work well with a minimum of supervision
  • Demonstrated ability to work on multiple projects in a fast-paced environment independently as well as part of a team


  • Experience in strategic planning is highly desirable
  • Experience teaching at a community college
  • Fluency in Mandarin and/or Spanish

Additional Information:

Salary Range: $70,000- $80,000. This full-time position will be funded by a grant from the State of Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care (EEC) through June 30, 2020. It is anticipated that this position will continue through June 2021, pending funding."

Review Date: To Ensure Consideration Application Materials Must Be Received By July 25, 2019

Application Instructions:

To be considered for this position please upload the following documents to your account:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • A Copy of your Unofficial Transcripts

Please be sure to address the Required Qualifications in your documents.

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Posted: 4/24/2019
Application Due: 7/27/2019
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