Education Director

THE LEARNING EXPERIENCE
Date Posted: 08/08/2018
Salary / Wage:
Location: Brooklyn, New York
Job Type: Leadership / Director

Description:

The Educational Director will provide leadership in child care, curriculum, and educational development for a child care center that services infants through age 6. The position will be responsible for offering quality child care in a fun, educational, and enriching experience for each child.

The Director must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, exceptional organizational and time-management skills and must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment. In addition, exceptional customer services skills are necessary along with the ability to be proactive in retaining children and staff in the Center.

Responsibilities:

The Educational Director will be directly responsible for ensuring full implementation of curriculum by teachers throughout center; overseeing staff acquisition, including recruiting, interviewing and hiring; as well as monitoring of all staff to maintain compliance with all company policies, state regulations and our high standards of performance. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, day-to-day center operations, including scheduling, classroom observations, and touring; staff training and reviews; curriculum implementation and assessment; knowledge of all NYC DOH licensing regulations; knowledge of NYC PreK or All; and developing, organizing and conducting family and community events that showcase curriculum and programs.

Qualifications:

New York State Teacher Certification in Early Childhood Education or a related field (Birth to 2).

Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education or a related field.

Must:
- Have a professional and neat appearance
- Conduct self in a professional, courteous manner exhibiting strong customer service skills
- Be a team player, working alongside co-management effectively and efficiently
- Be a strong leader and able to effectively manage and motivate staff
- Able to multi-task while remaining organized and completing tasks by assigned deadlines
- Exhibit enthusiasm and love for working with children

Application Instructions:

Please email your cover letter and/or resume to brooklyntopps@gmail.com.