ERSEA Director

Job Type

Full Time




184 Eldridge Street
New York
New York
United States


University Settlement is one of New York City's most dynamic social justice institutions, with an impressive legacy as the first settlement house in the nation. For 130 years, University Settlement has been an anchor in the low-income and immigrant communities where we work, offering pioneering programs in early childhood care and education, youth development, eviction prevention, literacy, theater and visual arts, senior services, and mental health. Each year, we engage over 40,000 New Yorkers through our network of 31 sites in Manhattan and Brooklyn. Our mission is to empower the individuals we serve through comprehensive, quality services that strengthen families and meet the current needs of the community.

The Early Childhood ERSEA Director will provide oversight for the eligibility, recruitment, selection, enrollment, and attendance of the children. The ERSEA Director will supervise the ERSEA Coordinator alongside the Senior Program Director of the Early Head Start program. The ERSEA Director will also implement best practices to ensure that contract compliances are met, enrollment strategies are followed, waitlists are maintained, and community partners are developed to meet the needs of the children and families in the community.  

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

Master's degree

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