Child Care & Preschool Center Director

Jersey City, NJ

Post Date: 06/19/2018 Industry: Education

Child Care and Preschool Center Director

Our client, The Brunswick School, is a growing Early Childhood Education program located in Downtown Jersey City.  Their successful program is expanding, and they are looking for leaders passionate about working with young children to join their amazing team and lead their committed teachers.

If doing these things every day excites and energizes you, come join them:

  • Oversee the day-to-day operations of the center while demonstrating exceptional professional conduct and consideration for the educational development, safety and welfare of the children and staff
  • Hire, train and supervise your teaching staff
  • Work closely with families to ensure they are providing the highest quality care and education for every child
  • Collaborate with center owner to establish center budgets and meet budget requirements
  • Create and develop strong parent and staff relationships that result in a high rate of retention and referrals by communicating with parents on school, child and/or staff issues
  • Demonstrate the ability to work independently in all matters concerning daily and weekly center evaluations, accident/incident reports and other requested reporting such as staff and children's records, lesson plans, and daily sheets
  • Maintain confidentiality in dealing with all company information including: policies, procedures, student, parent and staff records and conversations
  • Achieve center enrollment goals by completing and processing potential lead forms, building community relationships and generating enrollment through participation in local organizations, events, and marketing
  • Fully understand and ensure proper implementation of the curriculum by age group
  • Oversee all tuition payment, invoicing, and reporting for families
  • Must ensure compliance of all state and local educational and licensing requirements, policies, and procedures
  • Conduct tours for prospective parents while adhering to policies and procedures

Center Director Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or Elementary Education
  • 5+ years of management/leadership experience in a childcare program, preschool, or elementary school with previous supervisory experience.
  • Must meet state educational and licensing requirements for director; additional center/school requirements may apply, and physical and background checks as required by the state and company regulations.
  • Good coaching skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • High integrity
  • High collaboration skills
  • Solution and detail-oriented
  • Self-starter with excellent time management
  • Strong business acumen and management abilities
  • Ability to motivate and inspire others
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks or crisis situations effectively
  • Possess skills, attributes and characteristics conducive to and suitable for dealing with children, parents, coworkers, clients and management
  • Computer literacy, proficient in Microsoft Office

The Brunswick School offers:

  • Competitive Pay
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits
  • Paid Time Off
  • Discounted Child care
  • Opportunities for Professional Development and Growth

 

The Brunswick School has retained the services of Worldbridge Partners to manage the search.  Please forward your resume to JayAnne Sindt at: jay@worldbridgepartners.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Assunto
Managing Partner


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