IHSD – Site Supervisor

At IHSD, we are committed to providing the highest quality comprehensive early care and education and family services to support the school readiness of each child. Through our child development centers, family child care homes, and home-based visiting programs, we offer early care and education and family services that are built upon the needs of the children, families, and communities.



  1. Responsible for the daily operation of the site in compliance with licensing and Head Start Performance Standards together.

    2. Teach a group of children ages 3-5.

    3. Plan, develop and carry out classroom goals and objectives.

    4. Ability to carry out lesson plans, prepared by the regular Site Supervisor.

    5. Participate in parent center meetings; maintain ongoing communication with parents.

    6. Supervise site staff.

    7. Responsible for site reporting and other administrative tasks.


  1. Required Copies Of The Following Needed:  Degree, Transcript (Official Or Unofficial), Child Development Teacher’s Permit

  2. BA  degree in Early Childhood Education, Child Development or related field

  3. A minimum of 3 years actual classroom teaching experience

  4. Proof of completion of core ECE courses (ECE 201 Child Development, ECE 210 Early Childhood Education Principles, ECE 211 Early Childhood Education Curriculum, ECE 212 Child Family and Community)

  5. Current California Child Development Site Supervisor Permit 

  6. Current Department of Justice/FBI Child Abuse Index Clearance

  7. Recent tubercular clearance (within past six (6) months)

  8. Current Pediatric CPR and First Aid certification

  9. Health examination upon employment

  10. Holds a valid California Driver’s license and proof of insurance

  11. Regular attendance and punctuality are an essential function of the job.

  12. Must be able to occasionally lift and/or move a child (up to 50 pounds)

  13. Bilingual in Spanish highly preferred

Health and other requirements:

  • Physical examination, tb test, immunizations and CPR upon employment

  • Fingerprint clearance/child abuse index/criminal record statement/NSOPW


Daly City/Serramonte


Salary Range: Starting at $23.50 & Depending on Qualifications & Experience

  • Employer Paid - Medical, Dental and Life Insurance; Vision Savings Eye Care Program 

  • Employer Assistance Program 

  • Voluntary Long Term Disability Insurance

  • Commuter Benefits

  • 403(b) Retirement Plan Benefits - 8% funded by employer

  • Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, Paid Personal Days and Paid Sick Time

  • Limited Time ONLY & after 6 months of full time employment: Sign-On Bonus and Relocation allowance will be provided if coming from out of the State of CA

To Apply:

Email hr_resume@ihsdinc.org.

Attn: Human Resources Department

Institute for Human and Social Development

155 Bovet Road, Suite 300

San Mateo, CA 94402

              Application And Selection Process:

IHSD Head Start & Early Head Start Programs require all applicants to submit copies of transcripts, degree(s) and any certification along with the cover letter and resume. All applicants will be reviewed by a screening committee for satisfaction of minimum qualification standards.  The best candidates for the position will be invited for a panel interview.