Center Director

Childcare Center
Vernon Hills, IL
Oct 10, 2017
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Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description


To operate the school in accordance with our company's mission, policies and procedures and state licensing standards. Provide a safe, educational, and nurturing environment for children, parents, and staff. Promote our brand in the community to build awareness, enrollment, and achieve planned profitability. Experienced Candidates will only be considered.

As the Director of our Well Known National Company you will:
  • Support your team through hiring, training, supervising, inspiring, and retaining passionate and committed teachers
  • Collaborate with families to support and share the educational needs of their children
  • Manage multiple transitions throughout the day, ensuring each child and family feels welcomed
  • Inspire each child's potential through our innovative curriculum, inclusive environment and strong family partnerships
  • Grow enrollment through creative marketing and strong family retention practices
  • Play an integral role in continuing the our commitment to quality
  • Enjoy the support of a corporate team dedicated to help you manage the daily operations of the center.

  • Must meet the director requirements of Illinois DCFS/local child care regulatory agency and our company's training requirements.
  • A degree in Early Childhood Education, Primary Education, or related field, and/or at least experienced in a licensed child care facility, kindergarten or early childhood program preferred.
  • Must have Experience in management, business, and/or public relations.
  • Must be able to lift up to 35 lbs. in connection with the handling of children for the facilitation of programs, child safety, and potential emergency situations
  • Must maintain all employee and children files and records in compliance with Illinois DCFS regulations.
  • Center Director job description will be furnished upon job fulfillment.

  • Provides superior customer service to all external and internal customers.
  • Implements the necessary management responsibilities to ensure maximum enrollment and effective cost control to produce profit.
  • Knowledge of and adheres to Illinois employment laws and compliance issues related to those laws.
  • Selects, hires, orientates, trains, and evaluates all staff in accordance with our center's philosophy and state licensing requirements and policies and procedures.
  • Keep school physically well kept, attractive, and safe.
  • Ability to perform all of the essential functions for each position in the School, including, but not limited to, other Leadership Team positions, teacher, Food Service Teacher, and Bus Driver.

  • Competitive Pay (Industry Leader)
  • Bonus Structure
  • Health Insurance
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:
  • Bachelor's in Early Childhood or Bachelor's in Related Field with Experience

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $50,000.00 /year plus bonus

Required education:
  • Bachelor's

Required experience:
  • Center Director: 2 years

Company Description
We are a national leading early childhood center

Vernon Hills, IL


Mon, 9 Oct 2017 20:44:08 PDT