First 5 San Joaquin Executive Director

San Joaquin County

The First 5 San Joaquin Executive Director is a key member to the San Joaquin Children & Families Commission by providing senior management leadership in promoting, supporting and administering program funding and activities relative to the mission of First 5 San Joaquin. This position performs a wide range of difficult and complex management and administrative duties for various stakeholders.
First 5 San Joaquin exists to serve and improve the community through our children. First 5 San Joaquin works in partnership with various agencies and organizations and fosters the active participation of parents, caregivers, educators and community members. Together we develop and offer programs benefiting children ages 0 to 5 years old. First 5 San Joaquin provides financial support for critical programs such as health, preschool and literacy programs, to help programs effectively meet the needs of families.

Desirable Qualifications  - all interested candidates are encouraged to apply:
Education: Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a bachelor’s degree in child development, psychology, public health, social work, public or business administration, or a related area.
Experience: Five years of increasingly responsible administrative/analytical work in a management, fiscal, personnel, social services, or related area that included at least one year of advanced project management, supervision or coordination that included program planning and implementation.

Required Qualification
License: Possession of a valid California driver’s license.

For more information and to apply online, visit: or contact: San Joaquin County Human Resources, 44 N. San Joaquin St., Suite 330, Stockton, California 95202 or call (209) 468-3370. 
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San Joaquin County is an Equal Opportunity Employer