The Manager, Head Start Services is responsible for the administration and management of Head Start Services, and agency standards, while ensuring that services provided are in alignment with the Social Determinants of Health through a trauma informed care lens as defined by the agency Functions include management of the delivery of the Head Start curriculum and effective instructional practices according to Head Start regulations. Responsible for the oversight of strong collaborative relationships, Head Start services staff, compliance with Head Start Performance Standards and Regulations, State of Texas Licensing Regulations and agency policies and procedures.
Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education or related field with 18 hours in Early Childhood Education and 4 years’ experience in a management role; or a Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education or related field with 18 hours in Early Childhood Education and 7 years’ experience in a management role.
Experience working in a collaborative environment building organizational and stakeholder relationships and planning.
Previous direct services leadership experience and/or supervision experience is desirable.
Previous Head Start leadership experience and/or supervision is desirable.
Leadership development skills of coaching/mentoring is desirable.
Understands cultural differences and is sensitive to the implications of culture for service delivery.
Knowledge of the theory and methodology of direct supervision and management of human resources.
Fluent in English and Spanish (read, write, and speak) desirable.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits to include Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K
About Family Service
Four traits have always characterized Family Service Association: innovative programs, collaboration with others in the community, responsible fiscal management, and an abiding dedication to families. The vision of a handful of leaders in 1903 has impacted hundreds of thousands of lives to date. Today the programs of Family Service continue to support positive family values, respect the changing role of the family, and assist children, seniors, and families to deal effectively with their problems and challenges. Family Service remains a premier resource for San Antonio families. Since 1903, we are the family you can always count on!