PSD Program Generalist - Contract

San Bernardino County - San Bernardino, CA

The Preschool Services Department (PSD) is recruiting for Program Generalists who determine eligibility for various Early Childhood Education (ECE) Programs and identify the needs of children and their families participating, or seeking to participate, in the program. Program Generalists may also monitor adherence to state/federal guidelines and nutrition services.
The eligible list established from this recruitment will be used to fill current and future vacancies as they occur throughout the County.
For more information, review the PSD Program Generalist job description.
These are contract positions to work 12 months per year.
Click here to view the Preschool Services Department Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).  Refer to the PSD 12 Month Contract Benefits Summary for more information on the benefits package this employment opportunity has to offer.


1) Pass a pre-employment physical including a tuberculosis test and required immunizations (SB792).
2) Travel throughout the County is required. A valid California Class C driver license and proof of automobile liability insurance is required at the time of hire for the person providing the transportation. 
3) Incumbents may be assigned to work at any of the PSD school sites within the County. Preference for geographic location will be taken into consideration, whenever possible, depending upon staffing needs.
4) Applicants who do not currently possess an earned/conferred Bachelor's degree must complete a related Bachelor's degree, credential or certification within eighteen (18) months of hire or be terminated. 


Job offers are contingent upon passing a background investigation which includes a fingerprint check and search of the Child Abuse Index before appointment.  If an individual has been convicted of a crime other than a minor traffic violation, the individual cannot work or be present in any community care facility unless they request and subsequently obtain a criminal record exemption from the Community Care Licensing Division, Caregiver Background Check Bureau (CBCB).  With the exception of minor traffic violations, all convictions, including misdemeanors, felonies, and convictions occurring a long time ago, require an exemption.  CBCB also examines arrest records to determine if there is a possible danger to clients.  Crimes against children and convictions of a violent nature, such as sex offenses, murder, manslaughter, arson, and robbery are crimes for which an exemption cannot be issued.  (Health & Safety Code section 1596.871)




Must meet one of the following options:

Option 1: Seventy-five (75) semester (113 quarter) units of completed college coursework, of which 15 semester (23 quarter) units are upper division, in social work, human services, family services, counseling or closely related field. (See Conditions of Employment #4.)


OPTION 2: Possession of a completed Bachelor's degree (from an accredited college or university), credential or certification in social work, human services, family services, counseling or closely related field.
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EXPERIENCE: (Experience must be clearly described in the Work Experience section of the Application.)

Must meet one of the following options: 

OPTION 1: One (1) year of public contact experience which includes responsibility for developing education programs.

OPTION 2: One (1) year of public contact experience performing duties such as interviewing and referring clients and determining eligibility for services. Experience must include interpreting, explaining, and applying rules and regulations.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION:  A copy of legible transcripts (unofficial are acceptable) AND degree MUST be attached to your application or submitted by the filing deadline to: County of San Bernardino Human Resources – Employment Division, Attn: PSD Program Generalist-Contract, 157 W. Fifth Street, San Bernardino, CA 92415-0440, via fax to (909) 383-2394, or email to Subject: PSD Program Generalist-Contract. Failure to provide the requested documents by the final filling deadline may result in disqualification of the application.

 Qualifying degrees or coursework must be completed at a college or university accredited by any accrediting association recognized by the United States Department of Education. Degrees or coursework completed outside the U.S. must be accompanied with an evaluation report from a reputable credential evaluation service showing equivalency to degrees or coursework completed at a college or university accredited by any accrediting association recognized by the United States Department of Education.
Application Dates
8/10/19 - 8/23/19  5pm
(909) 387-8304  ADA/EEO

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Job Details

Category: Program Support

Type: FT

Location: San Bernardino, CA

Salary: Competitive Salary

Posted On: August 9th, 2019

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