Location: Saginaw ISD Head Start - Saginaw, Michigan
Supervisor: Program Director
Classification: 12 months, Full-time, Exempt
Annual Salary: $48,000 to $58,000
Job Summary: This position is responsible for Head Start Early Childhood (0-5) preschool programs and their planning, program design, monitoring and evaluation, as well as all disability and mental health services for children and their families. It plays an important part in supporting the goals of the program. This includes working to develop an Early Childhood education curriculum; Great Start readiness implementation; providing educational resources for staff and parents; ensuring compliance with Head Start performance standards and Michigan Child Care regulations; and recognizing best practices in the field of Early Childhood education. In addition, this position also works with other staff to implement and carry out a comprehensive program with services to children with disabilities.
Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education. Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education preferred.
Minimum of three years (3) teaching experience and of supervisory experience required.
Must possess education supporting supervision of Early Childhood programs.
Must possess strong interpersonal, program/personnel management and organizational skills.
Knowledge of T.E.A.C.H., Creative Curriculum and mental health preferred.
Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.
Must be willing and able to obtain Basic First Aid and CPR Certification and maintain certification.
Acceptable tuberculosis screening results, a clear criminal records check and an initial health exam are required post job offer and prior to employment.
Applicants must apply in person or on-line at www.sisd.cc
Current and former employees, parents and students are encouraged to apply. EOE/AA
About Saginaw Intermediate School District - Head Start
Saginaw County Head Start is an educational program that provides learning opportunities for pre-school children. It serves more than 1,000 students aged 0 and 5. The school offers instruction in science, literacy and mathematics. Saginaw County Head Start works with a team of over 200 staff members. It operates at approximately 15 locations in Saginaw County providing both center-based and home...-based services. The school also works in collaboration with several family child care homes and centers. The school administers several child development programs. It is governed by the Saginaw Intermediate School District.