• Early Childhood Education Success Coordinator (Grant-Funded)

    Posted: 10/15/2023


    In accordance with the Mission and Values of Southwestern Illinois College, the Early Childhood Education (ECE) Success Coordinator facilitates early childhood education students’ learning within the ECE program at Southwestern Illinois College’s (SWIC) Belleville Campus. This is accomplished by one-on-one time, group setting, and review of classroom material. This position interacts with students, staff administration, faculty and the general public at-large. It also involves information of a confidential nature. In addition to retention and persistence efforts, this position will also include recruitment of the incumbent workforce. Data gathering (student and employer satisfaction surveys) will be conducted as part of this role. This is a full-time, administrative position dependent upon continued grant-funding.



    1. Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education or Workforce Education is recommended.
    2. Two years of Early Childhood Education experience is required.
    3. Experience teaching in higher education is required.
    4. Knowledge of Illinois DCFS 407 Licensing Regulations, Illinois Early Learning Standards, Illinois Gateways Competencies, and National Association for Young Children Competencies is required.
    5. Experience working with students and providing supports (academic, social, personal, etc.) to increase retention.
    6. Experience with grant writing, budgets, and financial aid recommended.
    7. Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Access, Excel, and PowerPoint) required.
    8. Must successfully pass a criminal background check prior to hire.


    Grade 2 on Administrative Salary Scale, ranging $44,675 to $51,310.



    Benefit availability and eligibility may vary from the summary listed below.  Please visit www.swic.edu for more information.

    • Eligibility for comprehensive medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance plans beginning date of hire
    • Retirement savings plan through State Universities Retirement System of Illinois and voluntary 403(b) and 457(b) savings plan
    • Eligibility for paid leave including holidays, sick, and vacation
    • Educational incentives including Reduced Tuition at Southwestern Illinois College and Tuition Reimbursement
    • Employee Assistance Program, employee discounts, gym access, additional voluntary benefits and more!


    Belleville Campus with district-wide responsibilities.


    This position will remain open until filled. Applications will be reviewed on November 30, 2023.



    Required application materials, such as resume, cover letter and references, should be attached to your application. Other required application materials i.e., transcripts, etc., should be attached after your application has been submitted. Go to your My Job Applications page from the careers home page of your account.

    CLICK HERE TO APPLY: https://hrsa.swic.edu/psc/swhr9pr2/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_SCHJOB_FL&Action=U