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Head Start Director Job Opening – OFO (NY)

Opportunities for Otsego

Oneonta, New York

Seeks Head Start Director
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Open until filled

Summary of Job Description

From pregnancy to preschool, Head Start promotes family health and well-being and prepares young children for kindergarten and life beyond school.  Opportunities for Otsego is seeking a Head Start and Early Head Start Director to lead Head Start, Early Head Start and Universal Pre-Kindergarten class rooms and home-visiting components in whole family approaches in early childhood development.

Responsibilities include leading a program management team, nine Head Start Centers and home visiting services for 305 families.  The successful candidate should be able to process complex regulations and implement early childhood educational strategies.  This includes managing a $4 million budget, supervising 85 employees and representing the program and OFO on community and regional task forces and advisory groups.  Experience with Federal contracts and local advisory boards a plus.  Minimum salary starting at $61,341.71

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Education, Management, or Administration and five years’ experience in budget management, administration and supervision of staff; OR a Master’s degree in Education, Management, or Administration and two years’ experience in budget management, administration and supervision of staff; valid New York State driver’s license.

To Apply

Send a fully completed application package - application, cover letter and current resume - to Human Resources by mail/drop off (to mailbox in front of building), email, or fax.

Mail/drop off:
3 West Broadway
Oneonta NY 13820

Email: jobs@ofoinc.org (files must be .doc, .docx, or .pdf)

Fax: 607.433.8013

Be sure to specify the position you are applying for and sign the application form.

Applications may be downloaded or requested by email or telephone (607.433.8000).

An Equal Opportunity Employer

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