Head Start programs must ensure all staff, consultants, and contractors have sufficient knowledge, training, experience, and competencies to fulfill the roles and duties of their position. Explore the resources below to understand these requirements. Review what qualifications and skills staff must have to provide quality Head Start services.
- Showcase of Head Start Regulations – Human Resources and Professional Development: Staff Qualifications
- Staff Qualifications: Head Start Program Performance Standards Excerpts
- Sec. 648A Staff Qualifications and Development [for Head Start center-based staff]
- Sec. 645A Early Head Start Programs [(h) Center-based Staff and (i) Staff Qualifications and Development for Home Visitors]
Last Updated: November 30, 2018