Head Start Director

Big Five Community Services   Durant, OK   Full-time     Education
Posted on August 22, 2021

PROGRAM: Head Start

POSITION(S): Head Start-Early Head Start Director

JOB SUMMARY: The Head Start-Early Head Start Director will work with the Chief Operating Officer, and the Head Start Policy Council to provide the planning, directions, controls and coordination to administer the Head Start and Child Care Programs within the agency, Office of Head Start guidelines, state and local regulations and laws. The individual will provide and function necessary to control and coordinate all management and supporting activities of the Head Start and Child Care Programs.

QUALIFICATIONS: Must have a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university and at least ten years' experience as a Head Start Director. A minimum of two years' experience as an Early Head Start Director. Experience managing child care centers preferred. Leadership ability and excellent interpersonal skills required. Must have excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to interpret and implement Federal Program guidelines. Experience required in budget management and implementation. Must pass DHS Background review. Pre-employment drug testing required. Must have a valid Oklahoma drivers license, proof of automobile liability insurance and a good driving record.

CLOSING DATE: Open until filled

Big Five Community Services, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer