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Site Supervisor - HS & EHS - San Fernando Valley
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Volunteers of America of Los Angeles
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San Fernando Valley
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The Site Supervisor supervises teaching staff at a designated site and ensures activities are designed to promote the children’s social, emotional, physical, and intellectual growth. This position oversees planning individual and group activities to stimulate learning according to the ages of the children.

The Site Supervisor performs the following:

·        Promotes an atmosphere that actively embraces diversity; addresses any form of prejudice and promotes understanding of all cultures

·        Provides social and emotional climate that supports and builds teamwork and group pride; works constructively through any site conflicts

·        Provides supervision to teaching staff; reviews teacher paperwork and submits timely reports as required

·        Ensures implemented curriculum plan meets needs of all children, families and staff

·        Observes, screens and assesses each child's developmental level and develops goals that relate to the child's individual development

·        Ensures implementation of the program curriculum for children enrolled in morning and afternoon classes (double session); instructs minimum of one (1) class per day and more, if needed

·        Administers plans individual and group activities to stimulate learning as well as supports and enhances the role of parents as prime educators of their children

·        Works cooperatively with all staff to provide information and resources to enrolled families

·        Integrates various Early Head Start services into learning such as parent involvement, social services, nutrition, health and mental health services

·        Provides a physical environment consistent with state and local licensing requirements as well as the health and safety of the children


·        Bachelor of Arts degree in Child Development or closely related field

·        Transcripts required to prove a minimum of:

·        24 semester units in Early Childhood Education / Child Development

·        3 semester units in Administration

·        2 semester units in Adult Supervision; coursework in Management desired

·        16 semester units in General Education

·        Valid Child Development Site Supervisor permit preferred

·        Minimum of 1 year of supervisory experience; minimum 4 years of teaching experience

·        Excellent computer skills including working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.

·        Fingerprint clearances required prior to employment

·        Valid California driver's license and access to automobile with adequate insurance (or have easy access to other means of reliable transportation) to make home visits and travel to other school sites

Health Requirements:

·        Proof of TB clearance within 6 months prior to employment

·        Physical examination at the time of employment

·        Requires ability to interact with children in a busy environment including, but not limited to:

·        Able to lift up to 50 lbs

·        Frequently kneel and squat

·        Ability to move quickly

Additional Requirements:

·        Master's of Arts degree in Child Development or related field a plus

·        Bilingual in English and Spanish (written and oral) desirable


All VOALA applications are initiated online. To explore all job opportunities, please visit us today at www.voala.org/careers. Please be ready to upload your resume, copy of unofficial transcripts from all colleges/universities attended (needed to verify number of Child Development units), copy of degree, and any Child Development Permit that you may have. Additionally, to be consider for an interview, please submit these items to Elga Urrutia at: eurrutia@voala.org.  Thank you!