Description

Salary: $38,230.00 Annually ($18.38 per hour)
Job Description: Under the direction of the Utah Afterschool Network (UAN) Executive Director and Director of
Operations, the Out-of-School Time (OST) Specialist will provide support, technical assistance,
coaching and consultation to afterschool programs throughout Utah.
The OST Specialist will also participate in and support various UAN and community afterschool
initiatives related to professional learning and development, statewide technical assistance efforts,
policy development, marketing, and public awareness.
UAN works closely with partner agencies: Utah Department of Workforce Services Office of Child Care
(DWS-OCC), Utah State Board of Education (USBE), and Utah Education Policy Center (UEPC) to increase
the quality in afterschool programs that receive state or federal funding.
Summary of Essential Job Functions:
• Conduct afterschool program site observations and evaluations, and review data to
determine the level of consultation needed for quality improvement.
• Educate and support afterschool programs regarding the use of the program quality
assessment tools, including Utah Afterschool Program Quality Assessment and Improvement
Tool, the Weikart Center’s Program Quality Assessment tools and other tools as
implemented .
• Meet with afterschool providers to create a quality action plan and set program goals.
• Provide ongoing consultation, training, coaching, and technical assistance to identified
program DWS-OCC and USBE grantees throughout the year.
• Demonstrate an understanding of afterschool program best practices and proficiency in
evaluation, theory of change, and consultation processes.
• Submit written reports detailing program consultation, notes, grant monitoring and
tracking through Salesforce, an online customer management relationship platform.
• Travel to and consult with afterschool programs statewide.
• Support professional development initiatives as need as identified through outreach, planning,
design, and other duties as assigned.
• Work closely with DWS-OCC and USBE representatives to provide ongoing support to all
funded programs.
Requirements:
Education and Experience:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Education, Youth Recreation, Child Development or related field from an
accredited college or university is preferred.
• A minimum of 5 years professional experience working with afterschool programs. of with
a minimum of two years were as an afterschool program director or site-coordinator.
• Experience facilitating and creating workshops or presentations.
• Access to a vehicle for traveling statewide.
• Maintain a valid Utah drivers license and motor vehicle insurance.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Understand out-of-school time best practices.
• Ability to relate clearly and professionally with people.
• Ability to present and provide strategic training to various audiences.
• Possess professional writing, communication, evaluation, and documentation skills.
• Proficient in computer programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Google Docs, PowerPoint,
Qualtrics, and Salesforce.
• Time management and prioritization skills: Ability to multitask and complete projects in high
performing work environment.
• Ability to work as a team member.
• Good problem solving skills.
• Ability to communicate continuously with partnering organizations.
Location: Salt Lake City
Status: Full Time

Information

How to Apply: Submit a cover letter and resume to:
Ben Trentelman
Director of Operations, Utah Afterschool Network
Bent@utahafterschool.org
801-359-2722
Closing Date: 2/13/19
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