SITE DIRECTOR (#Site Director)

Holyoke-Chicopee-Springfield Head Start

Springfield, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3427272
  • Application Deadline: January 21, 2021
  • Posted : January 12, 2021
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Site Director



A position with responsibilities that includes oversight and monitoring of day to day operations and management of an Early Childhood center.



Qualification: Experience, as well as working knowledge and sensitivity to child care issues of low income, and at-risk children and families. Position includes supervising staff. Candidate must be knowledgeable of DEEC regulations, QRIS and NAEYC standards and accreditation process. Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education, Human Services, or a related field required. A minimum of two (2) years’ experience in an administrative position required. DEEC Director II Certification required, Infant/Toddler and/or Preschool Lead Teacher Certification required. Strong supervisory, written and verbal skills are required.



Full time, 52 weeks per year, exempt position; Starting Salary: $2,044.90 bi-weekly

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: January 21, 2021

During our COVID-19 closure, candidate should to fill application

and submit a resume with cover letter to the following link:

https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/99c1f96096714d829c23176f69cf10e1



Should you experience an issue with this link, please let us know via HCSHR@Headstart.org



EOE/AA

Excellent benefits including the following:

Medical insurance, Dental insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Reimbursement Account, Agency paid Life Insurance, Retirement plan with Agency match, Agency paid Short-Term & Long-Term Disability Insurance, Paid Vacation time, Paid Sick Time, Paid Personal Days, Birthday off with Pay, Paid Holidays, and Tuition Reimbursement.



All positions require experience with and sensitivity to the needs of lower income, culturally diverse, and at-risk families



Bilingual and/or bicultural candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

A STRONG COMMITMENT TO QUALITY EARLY EDUCATION PROGRAM





  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Administrator > Director/Coordinator/Manager
    Classroom Teacher > Preschool
    Classroom Teacher > Early Childhood
  • Employer Description

    Since 1965, HCS Head Start, Inc. has been providing high-quality early childhood education services for children and families in the cities and towns located in Western Massachusetts, including Holyoke, Chicopee, Springfield, Ludlow, and Palmer. Head Start provides a solid foundation for children to gain necessary skills to enter kindergarten and to be successful in life. Our centers are fully licensed by the MA Department of Early Education and Care (EEC). Learn more about us...


    Location Description

    Since 1965, HCS Head Start, Inc. has been providing high-quality early childhood education services for children and families in the cities and towns located in Western Massachusetts, including Holyoke, Chicopee, Springfield, Ludlow, and Palmer. Head Start provides a solid foundation for children to gain necessary skills to enter kindergarten and to be successful in life. Our centers are fully licensed by the MA Department of Early Education and Care (EEC). Learn more about us...


    Job Requirements

    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • HOLYOKE•CHICOPEE•SPRINGFIELD HEAD START, INC.
    • Human Resources
    • 30 Madison Ave
    • Springfield, Massachusetts 01105
    • Phone: (413) 788-6522
    • Fax: (413) 788-6679
    • Email: click here

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