Under the direction of the Executive Director of Plaza de la Raza Child Development Services Inc. (Plaza) The Assistant Director of
Program Services functions as a senior operating officer of the agency. This position has oversight of health, nutrition services and the provide comprehensive
programming to children and their families, oversight for program’s full eligibility,recruitment, selection, enrollment and attendance functions. This position ensure that the planning and administration of disabilities and mentalhealth services is individualized forchildren and families with disabilities.
Education:Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. Major in any of the following disciplines preferred: Child Development, Education, Educational Administration, Social Services, Business Administration or Business Management. If major is a non-management discipline, must also have at least twelve semester units in administration or management.
Experience: Minimum of at least eight (8) years of progressive more responsible management experience; must have at least 5 years experience in non-profit or government-funded programs, Head Start preferred. Must have experience managing early childhood, early education programs or social services programs. Valid California Child Development Director's Permit.
Medical Prior to first day of employment, employees must submit an initial health screening,
Examination: tuberculin (TB) skin test or chest x-ray clearance, immunization records for measles,
pertussis (whooping cough) and influenza. *
Fingerprint All potential employees will be subject to obtain fingerprint clearances from the
Clearances: Department of Justice (DOJ), the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the Child
Abuse Index prior to starting work.*
Other Special Must have the use of an automobile with adequate insurance coverage and a valid
Requirement: California drivers license, or have available private transportation.*
* Failure to meet medical standards and/or criminal record clearance may result in withdrawal of contingent offer of employment.
Location: City of Industry, CA
Salary: 7.00 - 8.00
Posted On: March 21st, 2018
Plaza de la Raza Child Development Services, Inc. (Plaza) is a comprehensive early childhood education program with a focus on school readiness for children zero to five years of age. Developmentally appropriate services are provided for children from low income families, zero to five years of age. Plaza currently serves over 1,620 children and their families.