This position is located at Child and Youth Services on Fort Greely, AK.
The Area of Consideration for this vacancy announcement is WORLDWIDE.
This position is eligible for 5.30% COLA.
For additional information about this position, please see the position description.
Responsibile for the operation, integration, coordination, and oversight of installation Child Development Programs, Youth Programs, and Liaison, Education Support, and Outreach Services Programs serving children and youth birth - 18 years.
Provides program oversight and accountability for the performance of staff and the safety and well being of children and youth.
Coordinates the Installation Child and Youth Evaluation Team (ICYET). Conducts an internal review to identify the level and quality of programs/services and assesses compliance.
Establishes and maintains an active program of parental involvement, providing parent education opportunities and encouraging parent observation and participation.
Coordinates management of funds and resources to include developing the annual budget for the installation CYS program that includes submission and prioritization of all program component requirements.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
Job family (Series)
1701 General Education And Training
Conditions of Employment
Direct Deposit and Social Security Card is required
Meet qualification/eligibility/background requirements for this position including Child and Youth National Agency Check with Inquiries (CNACI)
Satisfactorily complete an employment verification (E-Verify) check
A one year probationary period may be required
Completed and signed DA Form 3433 is required prior to entrance on duty
Satisfactory performance, successful completion of training requirements and demonstrated on the job competency is required.
Travel to on and off post locations required. Job requires working both in and out of doors.
Physical Required; must have current health assessment which documents good mental and physical health, freedom from communicable disease, and immunizations IAW current Army and DoD policy to include annual influenza vaccinations.
Successful completion of an undergraduate Degree that included or was supplemented by major study (at least 24 semester hours) in the fields appropriate (child development, early childhood education, home economics (with early childhood emphasis), elementary education, or other fields appropriate to the position to be filled.
A combination of education and experience - courses equivalent to a major in a subject matter field (24 semester hours) appropriate to the position (see above), plus appropriate experience or additional course work that provided knowledge comparable to that normally acquired through the successful completion of the 4-year course of study described above.
In addition candidates must possess:
1. Twenty-four (24) months of professional experience in managing at least 2 CYS programs (FCC, SAS, etc.) to include one year of responsibility of a center based child or youth program facility. This experience must be equivalent in difficulty and complexity to the next lower level to include the following: experience working with regulatory, personnel, funding, and budgeting proponents. Knowledge of management analysis, personnel development, and APF and NAF funding and oversight relationship to CYS programs.
2. Ability to plan and organize work, analyze problems to identify significant factors, gather pertinent data and recognize solutions.
3. Comprehensive oral and communications skills and analytical writing skills.
4. Ability to present ideas and proposals to a variety of audiences.
This position has a positive education requirement. Transcripts must be submitted at the time of application.
Manual Application: If you are unable to apply online, you may submit your application package using a manual application method. Please contact the NAF Human Resources Office or representative listed on this job announcement to request a copy of the manual application form. All completed manual application forms (along with resume and other supporting documentation) must be received no later than 3:00PM (AKST) on the closing date of the announcement in order to process your application in a timely manner. Please note that neglecting to respond to the job related questions may result in an ineligible rating.
Additional selections may be made from this vacancy announcement for up to 90 days after the closing date.
Payment Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs is authorized, based on a determination that a PCS move is in the Government's interest.
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How You Will Be Evaluated
You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.
Your qualifications will be evaluated on the following competencies: Minimum Qualifications, and Integrity Certification
Highly desirable candidates will posses the following:
Direct experience with the NAEYC accreditation process and Army Higher Head Quarters Inspection (AHHI) process.
Working knowledge of APF/NAF funding and oversite to CYS programs.
Experience with program analysis, policy development, and coordination with proponents at higher levels.
General knowledge of contract administration policies and procedures.
Experience providing a full range of supervisory functions to a subordinate staff and to provide training or ability to develop training plans to.
Applicants can claim the following eligibilities:
NAF Priority Consideration - Business Based Action
NAF Priority Consideration - Current Appropriated Funds Employee CNE (APF)
NAF Priority Consideration - Current/Former NAF Employee (CNE/FNE)
NAF Priority Consideration - Outside Applicant Veteran (OAV)
NAF Priority Consideration - Spouse/Widow/Parent of Veteran (OAV)
Background checks and security clearance
Drug test required
The following documents must be submitted with your application:
Optional: Job Application (DA Form 3433) will accepted in place of a Resume.
The below items are accepted and may be needed to support a qualification and/or a claimed priority/preference:
Certificates, PCS Orders and marriage license if applicable, DA Form 3433, DA 3434 or equivalent if applicable
If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:
Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education .
Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.
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