Assistant Director - Child Care

Location
Cedar Rapids, IA, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 02, 2018
Ref
3540289
Grade Level
Early Childhood
Description
$500 SIGN ON BONUS!!!

Our organization prides itself on excellence, putting the education and development of our children first and foremost. When you consider a career at Learning Care Group, know you will be joining a team that is passionate about thoroughly preparing their students for all the challenges that lie ahead.
In an Assistant Director, we look for committed individuals who want to make a difference in the lives of young children and their families, while effectively and efficiently running all School operations. Some of the exciting things that you will do as an Assistant Director include, but are not limited to:
  • Make a difference every day!
  • Be accountable for the operation of the school, ensuring that the school is operating in accordance with company and state licensing standards.
  • Be responsible for ensuring an educational, caring and safe environment for the children and parents.
  • Spark imagination, build self-esteem and help children discover new things each day.
  • Promote the positive image of the company and play a major role in making the company a provider of choice in educational programs for the communities that we service.
  • Recruit, select and retain quality staff.
  • Help achieve profitability for the company.
Job Requirements:
  • 21 years of age
  • High school diploma or GED and one year of qualifying child care management experience
  • Current certification in infant, child and adult CPR and first aid
  • Child Development Associate(CDA) credential or one-year diploma in child development from a community college or technical school with 3 years of child care experience in a center or preschool setting. OR
  • Associate's degree in early childhood education or child development with at least 2 years of child care experience in a center or preschool setting. OR
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in early childhood education or child development with at least 1 year of child care experience in a center or preschool setting.