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Inclusion Support Services
Inclusion Coach
This is a contractor position working with our Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County contract supporting the goal of building capacity for inclusive early education classrooms in Hillsborough County.  The Inclusion Coach will work closely with identified early educators in the classroom setting to provide training, education, technical assistance and coaching.  Qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in early childhood, education, special education, social work or a related human services field and two years of experience in professional development. Applicant must have knowledge of adult learning theory, technical assistance, and coaching as well as early childhood development.

Inclusion Specialist
This is a full time position working with our Children’s Board of Hillsborough County contract providing classroom and family inclusion supports in Hillsborough County.  The Inclusion Specialist will work closely with parents / caregivers, children and early educators through the modalities of providing training / education, technical assistance, coaching and parent education.  Work is done in community based settings, the childcare environment and family homes.  Qualifications include Bachelor’s degree in early childhood, special education, social work or a related human services field and two years of experience in case management in early childhood. Applicant must have knowledge of early childhood development including strategies for working with children who demonstrate behavioral challenges and/or developmental delays. Knowledge of child observation, early education settings, family supports, inclusion services, and early childhood developmentally appropriate practices preferred.
IMPORTANT:  this position does not start until October 1, 2022.

Resumes to: Greg VanPelt:  gregvanpelt@ecctampabay.org and include the position requesting consideration for in the subject line.

Community Developmental Screening:
There are currently no available openings with the Community Developmental Screening program.

Help Me Grow:
There are currently no available openings with Help Me Grow.

Executive Team

Stephen C. Martaus

Executive Director

Early Childhood Council of Hillsborough County, Inc.
smartaus@ECCtampabay.org

Belkis Vidal

Executive Administrative Assistant

Early Childhood Council of Hillsborough County, Inc.
Ph: 813-837-7753
bvidal@ECCtampabay.org

Gregory VanPelt

Clinical Director

Early Childhood Council of Hillsborough County, Inc.
gregvanpelt@ECCtampabay.org

Program Management Team

Kimberly Wiley

Community Developmental Screening Program Manager

Early Childhood Council of Hillsborough County, Inc.
kwiley@ECCtampabay.org

Shabel Santiago

Inclusion Support Services
Program Manager

Early Childhood Council of Hillsborough County, Inc.
shabelsantiago@ECCtampabay.org

Lori Reyes

Help Me Grow Hillsborough
Outreach Coordinator

Early Childhood Council of Hillsborough County, Inc.
lreyes@ECCtampabay.org

Board of Directors

Officers

John Voskerichian – Board President

ServiceOne Building Maintenance Inc.
8412 N. Habana Ave.
Tampa, FL 33614
Ph: (813)403-8949
johnv@serviceone-usa.com

Heather Tager – Vice President

Managing Attorney
L. David Shear Children’s Law Center of
Bay Area Legal Services, Inc.
1302 North 19th Street, Ste. 400
Tampa, FL 33605-5230
Tel: 813-227-9050, ext. 303
Fax: 813-248-1166
htager@bals.org

Community Board Members at Large

Betsy Shimberg

4305 W. Jetton Ave.
Tampa, FL 33629
Ph: (813) 288-0757
bshimberg@aol.com

Michael Levine, Ed.S., MSW, Past President

Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resources System
Supervisor, Exceptional Student Education
Ph: (813) 837-7777
Michael.Levine@sdhc.k12.fl.us

Joe Durkin

Charter Communications
Senior Director of Corporate Communications
700 Carillon Parkway, Suite 1
ST. Petersburg, FL 33716-1101
Ph: (727) 329-2926
Cell: (727) 365-9600
joe.durkin@mybrighthouse.com

Carolyn Silence

Cosgrove Enterprises, Inc.
Executive Account Manager
9207 Palm River Road
Tampa, FL 33619
Cell: 813-477-3778
Fax - 813-621-7745

Heywood Turner

Turner and Associates
Financial Advisor / Insurance
P.O. Box 478
Odessa, FL 33556
B. Ph: (813)269-2579
C. Ph: (813) 263-5294
h.turneriii@att.net

Jeanne Doney

Discover Card
Address
City, State Ziip
Ph:
email:

Bill Yanger

Yanger Law Group, P.A.
217 N. Lois Ave.
Tampa, FL 33609
Ph: 813-286-7025
bill.yanger@yangerlaw.com