Assistant Center Director (Asst. Principal) in Buffalo, NY
Community Action Organization of WNY (CAO) Posted: 2021-09-01
Buffalo, NY 14214
Multiple positions and locations.
Community Action Organization of Western New York has been serving over 56,000 individuals and families since 1965. With a commitment to educational advancement, workforce development, neighborhood revitalization, community health and economic advancement, we need talented people who want to make a difference in their community to join our team of professionals. Sound like you? Make the difference in the lives of others. Enrich your own life in the process.
SUMMARY – The Assistant Center Director (Assistant Principal) is responsible for assisting the Center Director (Principal) in the management and supervision of the center-based activities and day-to-day operations as well as performing these duties in the absence of the Center Director. Support the overall goal of school readiness for children enrolled in Head Start Academies, as outlined in the Head Start Act and HHS Roadmap to Excellence. Maintain compliance with Head Start Program Performance Standards and applicable child care standards.
- To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform essential duties satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
- Bachelor’s degree in Education, Social Services, Business Administration or Management required. Master’s degree preferred.
- Minimum 5-10 years of progressively more responsible management experience. Direct experience in managing government-funded program is highly desirable. Knowledge of Head Start Program philosophy and structure is high desirable. Ability to plans, organizes, allocates and control substantial financial, human and physical resources.