CHILD CARE AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS CONSULTANT
Plaza Community Services is seeking a consultant that supports our Site Supervisors / Program Director in our State Child Development Programs.
The Consultant needs to be someone who is passionate about Child Development, professional development of staff and building partnerships with families and the school community.
Under the supervision of the Executive Director, the Consultant will have the assist and guide in the operation and management of the State Child Development Programs. Assist in Managing and monitoring the child development program in order to ensure compliance with state licensing regulations and requirements; California Department of Education (CDE), Early Education and Services Division (EESD), “Funding Terms and Conditions & Program Requirements; Title 5, Title 22 and any requirements of other contracting agencies, grants, etc.
Assist in maintaining program records and statistical data, checks for accuracy on the programs, staff records, time cards, and inventory for all materials for the center-based programs.
Will support the development of curriculum and quality control of the program.
Provide guidance for effective management and operations of all Programs under the CDE EESD Child Care and Development Programs and the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP).
Assist with managing the budget based on funding requirements from all funding sources.
Provides guidance in routine program operations including but not limited to: certifications and enrollment, eligibility monthly attendance reports, sign-in/out sheets, children’s files, staff time sheets, payroll, and personnel records.
Work in collaboration with the Director of Early Head Start – Child Care Partnership Program to oversee the collaboration of the partnership.
Ensure that Program Directors are given guidance in current issues and law changes pertaining to current grants or contracts.
Review and establish operating and administrative policies and procedures to ensure efficient program operations.
Helps with interpretations of operating policies.