OUR CHILDREN FIRST, INC.
Date Posted: 11/06/2023
Location: BRONX, New York
$66,000 - $70,000 a year
Job Type: Full-time
Work Arrangement: Onsite
At Our Children First, we are dedicated to providing a safe, nurturing, and stimulating environment for young children. We understand the importance of early childhood education and are committed to fostering the growth, development, and well-being of children from birth to elementary school. We're looking for an experienced and dedicated Daycare Director with a Master's degree in Early Childhood Education to lead our team and ensure the delivery of high-quality childcare services.
- Full-time/ M-F 730am-330pm
- Master's Degree in Early Childhood Education or a related field is REQUIRED
- Previous experience in childcare management or a related field is REQUIRED
The Daycare Director is responsible for the overall management, leadership, and daily operations of the daycare center. This role involves collaborating with staff, parents, and the community to create a safe, inclusive, and enriching environment for children. The ideal candidate will have strong leadership skills, a passion for early childhood education, and a commitment to maintaining the highest standards of care.
- Competitive salary
- Health insurance
- Paid time off
- Professional development opportunities
- 401(k) plan
- Team Leadership: Recruit, train, and supervise a team of dedicated teachers and staff.
- Curriculum Development: Oversee the development of an age-appropriate and stimulating curriculum.
- Child Safety: Ensure a safe and secure environment for all children and staff.
- Parent Collaboration: Build and maintain strong relationships with parents and guardians.
- Compliance: Ensure compliance with all NYS and federal regulations and licensing requirements.
- Financial Management: Manage the center's budget effectively.
- Inclusive Environment: Promote an inclusive, diverse, and welcoming atmosphere for all children and families.
- Child Development: Monitor children's developmental progress and create individualized learning plans.
- Master's Degree in Early Childhood Education or a related field.
- Previous experience in childcare management or a related field.
- Strong leadership and supervisory skills.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Knowledge of state licensing regulations and early childhood education standards.
- CPR and First Aid certification.
- Strong organizational and administrative skills.
Minimum Education Level: NYS Teacher Certification
Preferred Education Level: NYS Teacher Certification
Those applicants interested, please email an updated resume to EDGAR SANTANA/ RECRUITER- email@example.com