OBJECTIVE: To be the main point of contact for the local Head Start program and to ensure the Center runs in accordance with Head Start Performance Standards. Responsible for overall operation of the Head Start Site including but not limited to classroom safety, coordination and supervision of volunteers, organizing parent trainings and events with other local entities, and promoting parent engagement.
QUALIFICATIONS: Job qualifications are stated below as Essential Job Results. Job knowledge / documentation required. Must be at least 21 years old. Two years classroom experience with preschool age children. CDA or ability to obtain one within two years of hire, or AA or BA in Early Childhood Education or related. Candidates must meet the eligibility criteria of the Alaska Barrier Crimes regulations as a prerequisite to hiring; background clearance check including fingerprints, ability to complete CPR/First Aide within 3 months of hire. State required health documentation. Supervisory experience preferred. Ability to provide positive role model and communicate well with children and parents/guardians. Requires physical ability to walk or run quickly, kneel or sit on the floor, bend, lift and walk over rough or uneven ground, sitting in child sized chairs, exposure to weather, lifting/moving heavy and/or bulky objects or children weighing up to 50 lbs. Familiarity with Bristol Bay area, people, and culture.
WAGE: $23.22/hr -$35.36/hr REPORTS TO: HS Division Manager DUTY STATION: Manokotak Closing Date: Open until filled