Position title
Child Care Licensing Specialist *Larimer County Area

Summary of Position

Red Rocks Community College exemplifies extraordinary. We are dedicated to our Vision and Mission, which promote student achievement, staff empowerment, and community engagement. We live our values: Integrity, Collaboration, Learning, Inclusiveness, and Communication. We encourage applications from individuals whose background and interests align with our commitment to inclusiveness and welcome you to visit the RRCC Inclusion & Diversity webpage for additional information.

With an unrivaled reputation grounded in our Values, we stand out as a cutting-edge model in higher education. We are one of the first community colleges in the country to offer both Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programs. Our continued pursuit of excellence is instilled in our employees and has inspired a dynamic and passionate culture.

About Child Care Innovations: Child Care Innovations is a department of Red Rocks Community College managing diverse funding provided by state, federal, county, private contracts, and fees. Child Care Innovations operates the Child Care Resource and Referral Agency, serving Adams, Arapahoe, Broomfield, Clear Creek, Douglas, Gilpin, Jefferson, and Park counties.

Through an Interagency Agreement with Colorado Department of Human Services, Child Care Innovations licenses facilities in Adams, Jefferson, Clear Creek, Gilpin, Larimer, and Weld counties.

Child Care Innovations' mission is to help improve quality, access, availability, and equity in early childhood services and supports. We do this through the provision of regulatory services, training and support for caregivers and early childhood professionals, advocacy, and innovative community partnerships that promote the importance of early childhood experiences and the connection to school readiness and the overall health of families and communities.

Position Summary: To assist in meeting deliverables of the contract for the provision of licensing services to child care facilities in accordance with rules and regulations established by the Colorado Child Care Licensing Act. This includes inspection, monitoring, and investigation activities. Please note - This position will work primarily in the Larimer County area. 

**All applications will be reviewed in the order that they are received on an ongoing basis until the position is filled. Candidates are encouraged to submit a complete application packet early for full consideration.**


Description of Position

In accordance with established departmental policies and procedures, as well as State guidelines, visits facilities for the purposes of inspection and related applicant investigation of prospective facilities, inspection and monitoring of facilities as required for maintenance and continuation of license, as well as complaint investigations.

Compiles all documentation required by the State for licensure. This includes completion and submission of typed reports of inspection in a manner prescribed by the State. Completes and submits department-required reports. Assists in preparing documentation and representation as needed for hearings related to childcare facilities.

Disseminates information regarding the licensing process, the rules governing facilities, and the legal requirements for licensure. This may include community presentations, participation in meetings and events, submission of articles, and other duties as assigned.

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Job Location
13300 West Sixth Avenue, Lakewood, CO, 80228
Job Type
Employment Type
$52,532.00-$57,786.00 Per year
Date posted
July 17, 2023
Valid through
September 15, 2023
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Position: Child Care Licensing Specialist *Larimer County Area

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