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Day Care Director

Job Description

We are looking to hire a qualified Day Care Director to manage our day-to-day operations and establish and sustain a positive learning environment for children. You will oversee the coordination of day care program, ensure that facilities are maintained, manage and support a complement of daycare staff, and manage the program's financial affairs.

The successful applicant will have demonstrable experience in managing all aspects of a daycare program, as well as strong leadership skills. You should display a friendly demeanor, have a love for children, and strive to create a supportive and encouraging environment for both children and teachers.

Responsibilities

The Day Care Director will perform the following actions:

  • Supervise the hiring of Day Care Workers, manage their hours, and manage their work.
  • Inventory and order supplies as needed for the Day Care Department.
  • Supervise and order the food supplies needed for the snack time of Day Care.
  • Prepare the sign in sheets, manage them, and turn them in weekly to the office.
  • Communicate daily with parents and teachers concerning issues with students.
  • Prepare all rooms and crafts for the daily activity of Day Care.
  • Supervise the checking in of students either in the K-4 or the 5-8th level.
  • Monitor students and correct inappropriate behavior.
  • Interact with students and parents.
  • Clean up facilities after the end of day.

Requirements

  • Early childhood education experience may be preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent organizational, problem-solving, and time-management skills.
  • Friendly and approachable demeanor.
  • Maintain a professional appearance, attitude, and work ethic at all times.