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Date Posted: 11/06/2023
Location: BRONX, New York
Salary/Wage: $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

Position Overview:

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


Key Responsibilities:

  • 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

Application Instructions:

Those applicants interested, please email an updated resume to EDGAR SANTANA/ RECRUITER-

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