Job Mission: Oversee the daily overall operations of assigned center(s) and assure a quality educational experience for all children, including those with special needs, in accordance with HHS/ACF guidelines, state licensing requirements, and early childhood best practice principles.
Performance Standards: 1. Oversee the daily operations of the assigned classrooms or center(s), including classroom substitute coverage. 2. Supervise teaching staff, monitoring classrooms for best practices and ensuring compliance with performance standards and state licensing rules. 3. Provide modeling, mentoring, and training for teaching staff based on observations and data, including CLASS and COR reports. 4. Track home visits, conferences, and screenings for all assigned classrooms or center(s). Provide monthly report to supervisor. 5. Carry out all other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Qualifications: 1. B.A. or B.S. Degree in Early Childhood or related field. Two (2) years experience of management/supervisory experience in an early childhood setting with child care licensing experience. Head Start experience preferred. Minimum of two semester hours in Early Childhood administration required. 2. Must be able to meet the physical demands of the job and perform physical activities including but not limited to, lifting children or heavy items (up to 45 lbs. unassisted). 1. Licenses and certificates required: valid Michigan Driver’s License.
The Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency (OLHSA) was founded in 1964 as a part of President Lyndon B. Johnson's War on Poverty. OLHSA provides dozens of services to assist families and individuals to succeed. OLHSA is the largest private nonprofit agency delivering human services to Oakland and Livingston Counties. We welcome those in need with a comprehensive set of services, focusing on meeting the basic needs of senior citizens, persons with disabilities, and people suffering from economic hardship. Our broad range of connected services empowered more than 20,000 clients last year to reach or maintain self-sufficiency. Our services address specific needs in Oakland and Livingston County communities.OLHSA staff members strive for excellence, respect others and honor diversity. To accomplish its work, OLHSA partners with other local organizations and belongs to a network of more than 1,000 nonprofit Community Action Agencies doing similar work throughout the country.