Director of Head Start Program


Knowledge of principles of management and administration

Knowledge of budget preparation, internal control methods and administrative analysis

Knowledge of pertinent federal, state, city and other necessary laws, rules, regulations and guidelines

Good written and oral communication skills

Proactive in identifying and solving problems

Bachelor’s Degree and experience in supervision of staff, fiscal management, and administration

Reports to:     Board of Education

Job Goal:       Oversee and monitor day-to-day operations of Cowley County Head Start to ensure Head Start Performance Standards and regulations are enforced and implemented in the delivery of quality services to children and families.

Application should be completed online at under Employment.

Arkansas City USD 470
Based on degree and experience
Job Start Date: June-1-2020
Applications Due By: January-1-2020

Job Contact Information

Linda Postelwait - - 620-441-2000

Employer Information

Arkansas City USD 470


Arkansas City Public Schools are committed to excellence in teaching and learning for all students. We share with the community the responsibility for educating all students so they will be prepared to live, work and continue learning how to learn in an ever-changing world. USD 470 is a district of schools recognized for excellence by governor of Kansas and Standard & Poor’s, U.S. and Kansas state Departments of Education and the Confidence in Kansas Public Education Task Force.

Employer Address: 2545 Greenway, Arkansas City, Kansas

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