Entries by Berkeley First Steps

First Steps/Parent Educator Home Visitor

Parent as Teachers/Lead Parent EducatorJobID: 10153  Position Type: First Steps/Parent Educator Home Visitor Employment Days: 195 days (prorated for the remainder of 2021-22 school year)Salary:   $34,431 – Grant Funded Work hours to be determined by supervisor Lead Parent Educator Home Visitor Application Requirements Required documents MUST be scanned and uploaded in APPLITRACK.   Documents will […]

Quality Coach

Berkeley County Frist Steps, a youth-based learning organization, is in search of a dynamic, experienced, and motivated Technical Assistance Specialist (Quality Coach) to join its growing team of difference makers! Purpose of Position: To support and facilitate quality improvement activities with programs in Quality Enhancement/Quality Counts.  These activities may include offering technical assistance (through on-site […]

Invitation to Bid

Bids are being solicited by the Berkeley County First Steps Partnership Board for the provision of Parents As Teachers, an evidence-based home visitation program for families of children prenatal through age 5. The vendor will provide home visitations, group connections, screenings, and service coordination to Berkeley County families in compliance with both First Steps and […]

SC-ELS Standards

In 2013, the South Carolina State Child Care Administrator’s Office at the Division of Early Care and Education in the SC Department of Social Services (SCDSS) authorized and funded the revision of the Infant-Toddler Guidelines and the Good Start, Grow Smart Early Learning Standards. That effort led to the creation of the South Carolina Early […]

Be Well, Care Well

A SCPITC program that promotes the well-being of child care providers – Free to providers! Application through the attached link: https://scpitc.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Be-Well-Care-Well-Application_SCPITC-2020.pdf

Choose Well

South Carolina faces many issues.  One makes all the others harder to solve.  More than half the state’s pregnancies are unintended -costing children their wellbeing and families their stability.  As an ambassador of this program, Berkeley County First Steps is happy to participate in outreach events, or provide presentations to community programs, to shape a culture […]

Tri-County Organizations Launch Partnership to Improve Early Childhood Education and Care in Berkeley County

Charleston, S.C. – Six Charleston-area organizations, a mental health professional, a doula, and a data expert have come together to form a coalition designed to improve the wellbeing and potential of children affected by adverse circumstances in Berkeley County, South Carolina. Called the Berkeley County Early Education and Care Collective (BEE&CC), the coalition was one […]