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.
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.
Required Copies Of The Following Needed: Degree, Transcript (Official Or Unofficial), Child Development Teacher’s Permit
BA degree in Early Childhood Education, Child Development or related field
A minimum of 3 years actual classroom teaching experience
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)
Current California Child Development Site Supervisor Permit
Current Department of Justice/FBI Child Abuse Index Clearance
Recent tubercular clearance (within past six (6) months)
Current Pediatric CPR and First Aid certification
Health examination upon employment
Holds a valid California Driver’s license and proof of insurance
Regular attendance and punctuality are an essential function of the job.
Must be able to occasionally lift and/or move a child (up to 50 pounds)
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
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
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
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.