New England Head Start Associaton2019-07-10 00:00:00
NEW ENGLAND HEAD START ASSOCIATON
New England Head Start Association (learn more)
Woonsocket Head Start Child Development Association
your home town, Rhode Island (map)
* Job ID: 3135348
* Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
* Posted: July 10, 2019
* Starting Date: Immediately
The New England Head Start Association is looking for a dynamic leader to carry out its mission to unite and support New England Head Start programs as leaders in early education. The Executive Director serves as the chief executive officer for the New England Head Start Association and is accountable to the Board of Directors for carrying out overall policy and program direction. The Executive Director is expected to perform independently, with initiative and with minimal supervision. The priorities and objectives established by the Executive Director must be in accordance with the Associations mission and priorities.
* Position Type: Full-time
* Positions Available: 1
* Salary: $58,000 to $62,000 Per Year
* Job Category: Administrator Director/Coordinator/Manager
Equal Opportunity Employer
Woonsocket Head Start Child Development Association is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.
* Bachelors Degree in a related field, with knowledge of Head Start and/or Early Head Start programs and services. A demonstrated ability to work with a diverse group of people with a team approach. Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills with people of a variety of social and economic backgrounds.
Essential experience in developing and monitoring budgets, grant writing/fundraising, and organizing or managing professional development opportunities or events.
The ideal candidate will have knowledge of regional and national initiatives effecting Head Start, children and families who are at-risk, and possess the passion and ability to advocate for their causes. Ability to conduct the strategic planning process, large scale conferences, and oversee staff/consultants is also critical.
The position involves a flexible schedule with mandatory travel locally and out of stateincluding some overnight. This is a remote position that requires the ability to work from home with applicable technology, including website, email, Quickbooks, event tracking software, and social media outlets.
* At least 5 years of relevant experience preferred
* Bachelor degree preferred
* Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required
* Mary Varr, Executive Director
* 204 Warwick St.
* Woonsocket, Rhode Island 02895
* Phone: 401-769-1850
* Email: click here
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