POSITION TITLE: Center Manager
DEPARTMENT: Head Start – Birth to 5 Program
REPORTS TO: Senior Program Manager, Birth to 5 Program
SUPERVISES: All Center Staff and Volunteers
The Center Manager is responsible for the daily oversight of center operations, including assuring compliance with standards established to assure a high-quality program. This includes a strong commitment to Head Start’s mission of ensuring all children and families are ready for school and schools are ready for our children and families. This position also has oversight of facility management.
WORKING AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS:
Works in a normal office environment with usual pressures of managing personnel and dealing with time constraints. Because of multiple sites within the department and the need to meet with others within the community, it is common to drive to several locations, sometimes in inclement weather.
CONTINUOUS QUALITY IMPROVEMENT AND ETHICAL CONDUCT:
Matrix is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant on the basis of any characteristic that is protected by federal, state, or municipal law. Michigan law requires that a person with a disability or handicap requiring an accommodation to perform the essential duties of the job must notify the employer in writing within 182 days of the date that the need is known or should have been known.
Matrix Human Services has served the Detroit community and surrounding areas for well over 100 years. The League of Catholic Women led the way in 1906 with a vision and mission to fight poverty. Today our mission remains the same as we continue to touch hearts and change lives in our community. Matrix Human Services is Educating Children, Supporting Families and Rebuilding Neighborhoods in Detroit. Operating multiple programs in more than 35 Detroit locations, Matrix provides services to more than 25,000 individuals and families annually and operates the largest Head Start program in Detroit serving more than 1,900 children.