Skip to main content
Our Work
Professional Development
Supporting the Head Start Community's Continuous Growth and Development
NHSA offers a wide variety of services to its members and to the Head Start and Early Childhood Education communities.


NHSA offers five conference and training events each year: The Parent and Annual conferences, two leadership institutes and a manager and director academy. Each event offer unique opportunities for Head Start professionals and partners to actively learn from experts collaborate with peers and celebrate Head Start’s impact.


We offer training opportunities year round from a number of training partners. Each resource is selected to support program and individual continues improvement in all aspects of Head Start operations, early education and human service organizations.

Center for Effective Practice

As part of the Center for Effective Practice, NHSA's Professional Development efforts engage organizations committed to Head Start children and families for the purpose of identifying and sharing knowledge, creating resources for quality and innovation, and building communities of learners.

Recent Head Start Career Opportunities

The most recent opportunities available in Head Start. Select the button below to view more opportunities.

Los Angeles, CA, USA 90056Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 22:07

Head Start –Maintenance Worker/ Handy Person

Location: South Los Angeles and Compton areas

620 West Madison Ave El Cajon, CA 92020Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 19:00

Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Assistant Executive Director assures all program mandates and standards for excellence are met on a daily basis.

Los AngelesWednesday, March 20, 2019 - 16:28

We are seeking a Grant Accountant who is responsible for fiscal oversight, maintenance, developing and reporting of financial information for the Head Start/Early Head Start Programs and other fede