Directs all operation of Child Start administered Head Start Centers in keeping with the program’s Work Plan; establishes center objectives and operating procedures. Monitors centers compliance with licensing requirements if applicable and performance standards. Manages center program budget. Supervises center and home based staff as assigned. Serves as chief liaison from centers to parents and organized groups. Involves parents of currently enrolled children in activities and decisions regarding the Head Start 0-5 Program. Directs service for home base program, community child care visits and if applicable for licensed child care site as assigned.