Program Supervisor - FF*

  • San Bernardino, California
  • Sep 02, 2023
Full Time Project Management
  • Salary: $23.30 Hourly USD

Job Description

The Job


The Preschool Services Department (PSD) is recruiting for Fatherhood FIRE Program Supervisor (Contract) to coordinate the administrative components and daily delivery s ervices for the Fatherhood FIRE program assuring that services are provided consistent with federal guidelines.

The eligible list established from this recruitment will be used to fill current and future vacancies as they occur throughout San Bernardino County.

*Official Title: FF Program Supervisor - Contract


Through the Preschool Services Department (PSD), the Fatherhood - Family-focused, Interconnected, Resilient, and Essential (FIRE) grant is in support of adult fathers (age 18 and older) with children who are eligible to be enrolled in a Head Start program located in San Bernardino County. The purpose of the Fatherhood FIRE grant is to support healthy father engagement activities through a Comprehensive Fatherhood Program that will: promote or sustain a healthy marriage, responsible parenting, and economic stability.


1) Possess an official photo identification card.
2) Must be able to lift and carry a small child (up to 50 lbs.) as needed/in the event of an emergency. Other physical demands include: sitting, walking, standing, bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, crawling, twisting, grasping, fine manipulation, pushing/pulling, reaching, stooping, using smell and touch, working outside and vision and hearing.
3) Pass a pre-employment physical including a tuberculosis test and required immunizations (SB792).
4) Travel throughout the County may be required. A valid California Class C driver license and proof of automobile liability insurance is required at time of hire for the person providing the transportation.
5) This is a contract position and continued employment is based on funding availability.
*(Remote/telework not available for this position.)

Job offers are contingent upon passing a background investigation which includes a fingerprint check and search of the Child Abuse Index before appointment. If an individual has been convicted of a crime other than a minor traffic violation, the individual cannot work or be present in any community care facility unless they request and subsequently obtain a criminal record exemption from the Community Care Licensing Division, Care Provider Management Bureau (CPMB). With the exception of minor traffic violations, all convictions, including misdemeanors, felonies, and convictions occurring a long time ago, require an exemption. CPMB also examines arrest records to determine if there is a possible danger to clients. Crimes against children and convictions of a violent nature, such as sex offenses, murder, manslaughter, arson, and robbery are crimes for which an exemption cannot be issued. (Health & Safety Code section 1596.871)

Minimum Requirements

Must possess a completed/awarded Bachelor's degree in Business/Public Administration, Education, Early Childhood Education/Child Development, Psychology, Sociology, Human Services, or closely related field.

Must possess two (2) years of full-time equivalent experience in a social services program or a child development program which provides comprehensive services to families and children, with primary responsibility for one or more of the following duties: case management services, interviewing and referring clients, determining eligibility for services, or supervision of child development staff.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION (Must be attached): A copy of legible transcripts (unofficial are acceptable) AND degree.
EDUCATION Required documentation MUST be attached to your application or submitted via fax to (909) 387-5819 Attn: Program Supervisor - FF or email to Subject: Program Supervisor - FF. Failure to provide the requested documents at the time of application submittal may result in disqualification of the application.

IMPORTANT NOTES: All work experience and education information must be clearly detailed and demonstrated on the application AND supplemental questionnaire to ensure qualifications are properly considered (resumes are not reviewed). All information must be current and up to date.

EDUCATION Qualifying degrees or coursework must be completed at a college or university accredited by any accrediting association recognized by the United States Department of Education. Degrees or coursework completed outside the U.S. must be accompanied with an evaluation report from a reputable credential evaluation service showing equivalency to degrees or coursework completed at a college or university accredited by any accrediting association recognized by the United States Department of Education. (Must be attached if applicable.)

Desired Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have experience in head start/state preschool; will possess excellent written and verbal communication skills; and have extensive family and client support experience within a social services program.

Selection Process

There will be a determination of minimum qualifications based upon a review of the Application and the Supplemental Questionnaire; therefore it is to your advantage to provide as much relevant and detailed work experience as possible , as resumes will not be reviewed or accepted in lieu of the application materials.

Application Procedure :
Complete and submit the online employment application and supplemental questionnaire as soon as possible as this recruitment may close at any time .

To ensure timely and successful submission of your online application, please allow ample time to complete and submit your application before the posted filing deadline. Applicants will be automatically logged-out if they have not submitted the application and all required materials prior to the posted deadline. Once your application has been successfully submitted, you will receive an onscreen confirmation and an email. We recommend that you save and/or print these for your records. Please note, if you do not receive an onscreen confirmation and an email acknowledging our receipt of your application, we have not received your application.

If you require technical assistance, please click HERE to review the Government Jobs online application guide or contact their Toll-Free Applicant Support line at (855) 524-5627. Please note that Human Resources is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by the internet connection, computer or browser used to submit the application.

EEO/ADA: San Bernardino County is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant employer, committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants.
ADA Accommodation: If you have a disability and require accommodations in the testing process, submit the Special Testing Accommodations Request Form within one week of a recruitment filing deadline.
Veterans' Preference: Eligible veterans and their spouse or widow(er) who are not current County employees may be awarded additional Veterans' Preference points. Click here for information and instructions to request Veteran's Preference points.

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Closing Date/Time: Continuous

Job Address

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