Quality Specialist

Position Overview: The Quality Specialist will assist in the implementation of the Quality Endorsement and Improvement Process and review of program data (quantitative and qualitative) to assess for compliance in the Parents as Teachers Essential Requirements and Quality Standards. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Assist in the implementation and facilitation of the Quality Endorsement and Improvement Process

  • Assess programs for model fidelity and adherence to the Parents as Teachers Essential Requirements based on data submitted annually and complete Essential Requirements Review Reports
  • Assess programs for adherence to the Parents as Teachers Quality Standards and complete summative reports on the results
  • Track programs through the Quality Endorsement and Improvement Process

Prepare programs and materials for the Quality Endorsement and Improvement Process

  • Assist in updating and preparing materials and tools used to administer the Quality Endorsement and Improvement Process
  • Assist in the selection and notification of programs to go through the Quality Endorsement and Improvement Process

Other projects/duties

  • Assist in preparing materials for the Parents as Teachers conference based on the results of the Quality Endorsement and Improvement Process
  • Data entry
  • Administrative tasks as needed

 

Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree, master’s degree preferred
  • 3-5+ years’ experience with and knowledge of the field of home visiting; particularly the Parents as Teachers model

 

Other Abilities:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Highly detail oriented with a proven track record for managing details in a work setting
  • Ability to synthesize and summarize information accurately and clearly
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to effectively listen, write, speak and respond to questions from program staff
  • Experience and/or knowledge of accreditation processes preferred 

 

APPLICATION INFORMATION

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume/curriculum vitae, along with names/contact information of three references, and salary requirements, to jobs@ParentsAsTeachers.org.