Job: Assistant Director of Educational Services-KPP (Full-Time)

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Job Description

KID Preschool Plus (KPP) and Aftercare/Summer Camp Program build the solid academic foundation students need for future success. In our school, classes are led by dedicated, caring teachers who value open communication with parents. Our preschool and aftercare offer the perfect balance of learning and play, combining structured learning experiences with play activities designed for each developmental stage. If you value a career in an educational community of extraordinary professionals, join ours!

We have an opportunity for an energetic and dynamic Preschool/Aftercare Assistant Director to join the administration team and an incredible school staff. If you have a passion for working with children, are dedicated to providing the best education and care to students, excel in a collaborative environment, and foster positive relationships, we want you to be a part of our team.

RESPONSIBILITIES: This role has responsibility to assist the Director of Educational Services in the delivery of a high-quality instructional program and overall operation of the school including: curriculum implementation in classrooms, staff training and development, student enrollment, parent and community relations, staff supervision and evaluation of approved curriculum and professional development, profit and loss management, and facility management. An ideal candidate will be a certified, experienced educator and administrator who is well-versed in 21st century instructional practices and who possess a strong commitment to the education of children.

Skills / Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education or related field;  Child Care Director’s Credential; a minimum of five (5) years’ experience working in a preschool and after school setting; Experience implementing and/or training others on The Creative Curriculum; a minimum of one (1) year experience in a supervisory role; and prior experience teaching in a VPK classroom.   

Other skills sought include: Excellent communication skills; Leadership skills; Organizational skills; Takes initiative; Experience training others; and Comfortable interacting with, listening to, and assisting  caregivers (i.e.—good customer service skills).

BENEFITS:

  • Competitive pay
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Company paid life insurance; supplemental life insurance available
  • A 401(k) plan with matching employer contributions
  • Paid vacation, holidays, and PAA time
  • Childcare tuition discounts
  • Flexible spending plans for both medical and dependent care
  • Educational assistance
  • Paid professional development days

 

The company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V encouraged to apply.*

Important Notes

It is the policy of Kids In Distress to provide Equal Employment Opportunity for all employees and to applicants for employment in accordance with laws, statutes and regulations concerning equal employment opportunities and affirmative action. We strongly encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply to all of our job openings. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, age, disability status, Genetic Information & Testing, Family & Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Kids In Distress is a Drug Free Workplace and requires drug testing.