Child Care Planner/Developer

Are you able to work comfortably with a variety of community business leaders?  Are you willing to take risks and build some unique strategic partnerships?  Can you juggle regulatory specifications, while keeping the end goal in mind?

The Child Development Council is embarking on a new multi-faceted and innovative effort to build the supply and sustainability of quality child care.  The Child Care Developer will work strategically with real estate developers, designers, architects and environmental groups to create home-based child care in affordable housing settings.  Over the next three years, a network of high quality group family child care homes will benefit from shared services, technology enhancements and business support.  This is a pilot project, so the ability to identify resources and monitor benchmarks is essential.  This position is currently listed for 80% FTE, with the possibility of increasing it to full time by the end of the year.

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Send resume and cover letter to Child Development Council, 609 West Clinton Street, Ithaca, NY  14850 or electronically to