Director of Family Services

Location: Early Head Start

Department: Staff

Job Description:

Oversees Early Head Start , ensuring implementation of high quality services to children and families. Follows all Head Start Program Performance Standards, Head Start Act, and Performance Measures, agency and program policies, procedures and other applicable Federal and State regulations, to successfully accomplish agency and program goals and objectives. Works with other program and Administrative staff to assure smooth coordination of services for children and their families.

Job Requirements:

A Master’s degree or advanced degree in Early Childhood Education, Social Work, or a related field in Family Service. In addition, meets the New Mexico Care Licensing requirements for a Childcare Center Director and has five years of progressively responsible leadership in management and supervision in a Child Development Program, serving children and families.

Valid NM driver's license and current automobile insurance and must maintain a clean driving record.

Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.

Must be willing to use personal vehicle in the course of employment when needed. Must submit to LCDF required background check, TB screen and drug testing.


Health Insurance - PPO
Dental Insurance
Vision Insurance
401(K) with employer matching
Life and AD&D Insurance
Short Term Disability
Long Term Disability
Supplement Life Insurance
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Holidays (9)
Education Reimbursement
Cafeteria Plan
Employee Assistance Program
Travel Reimbursement