Mentoring Supervisor

LBUSD Head Start - Long Beach, CA

The Los Angeles Educare at Long Beach is a collaborative partnership between the LBUSD Head Start, Early Head Start, State Preschool, and private sector partners. The mission of Educare is to promote school readiness, reduce the achievement gap, and break the cycle of poverty by enhancing social and cognitive development of children ages birth to five through the provision of evidence -based education, health, nutritional, social, and other services to enroll children and their families. 

The Mentoring Supervisor facilitates full and effective implementation of Educare's Core Features and evidence -based instructional practices to continuously improve teaching and learning with the aim of accelerating children's learning, development, and school readiness outcomes. Mentoring Supervisors provide leadership to classroom teaching teams in the: 1) design, delivery, and coordination of intensive professional development; 2) education program development; 3) facilitation of interdisciplinary collaboration; and 4) administrative support. 

The incumbent will contribute to the building of systems and supports that aim to prevent the achievement gap that occurs between children living in poverty and their middle-income counterparts by providing comprehensive multi generational interventions and services for children and families. Candidates must have demonstrated experience as a program leader, and have experience and knowledge of Head Start, Early Head Start, State Pre-School and Licensing Regulations.

Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply for this position. In your letter of interest, please include your previous supervisory experience and examples of your work with improving outcomes for at-risk populations and how you personally will contribute to the Educare early learning leadership team. 

Minimum Requirements:

-A minimum of three years of experience teaching in an early childhood program serving infants and toddlers and a minimum of two years in a supervisory or coaching capacity. 

-Proof of experience as a lead teacher with supervision responsibility in a Child Development Program or any other combination of training and experience will be considered, as well as Bilingual skills

-A Master's degree in Early Childhood Education with 6 Infant/Toddler units, Child Development or a related field. 

-Valid State of California Child Development Site Supervisor Permit or higher

How to Apply

To apply, submit a letter of interest and a resume of training and experience by January 6, 2020 to Maria Harris at

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Job Details

Category: Program Support

Type: FT

Location: Long Beach, CA

Salary: 51794.00 - 96900.00

Posted On: December 11th, 2019

Agency Details


The Long Beach Unified School District is an equal opportunity employer and, in compliance with federal and state laws, does not discriminate in any employment practice on the basis of race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital, family, or parental status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, or genetic information, political or union affiliation; the perception of one or more of such characteristics; or association with a person or group with one or more of these perceived characteristics.