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Position Title:
Preschool Director
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Brief Overview:
The Director is responsible for leading this center, Arch Street Preschool, to achieve its mission. The Director is directly accountable for the overall operational management of this center in accordance with well-established guidelines, including curriculum development, staff and facilities management, legal and budgetary considerations, and long-range planning implementation. The Director ensures that the needs of the students and the goals of this preschool center are met appropriately. The Director reports to the Board of Directors.

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Job Responsibilities:
Skills and Experience Required:
-Minimum of 3 years of supervisory experience.
-Ability to work well with others (staff, children, and parents) and to foster a team environment.
-Ability to coach and train teachers and staff on developmentally appropriate practices and Arch Street Preschool’s policies and procedures.
-A strong understanding of child development.
-Strong finance and budgeting skills.
-Excellent leadership, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
-Infant/child CPR and First Aid certification.
-Must have a clear full background check.
-Must pass health screening.

State Criteria 3270.34
-General management of the center including designating a staff person responsible for compliance with state regulations in the Director's absence.
-Bachelor’s Degree in education (early childhood, elementary or special education) or human services and 1 year experience with children or meet other requirements of 3270.34.
-Must be present at the facility a minimum of thirty hours per week.
-May function as a group supervisor in a facility with less than 45 children.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities Include:

Engage with Board of Directors, manage program budgeting and finance, engage in program development, ensure compliance and oversee building and operations maintenance, manage staff and support personnel, design and develop curriculum, manage enrollment, build family and community partnerships, develop marketing materials and expand electronic marketing content, adhere, maintain and revise policies and procedures.

Other duties as requested by the Board.

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Required Experience
2-5 years
Required Studies:
Bachelors Degree
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Benefits include: PTO, Paid PD and medical stipend
Expected Start/End Time:
8:00 am-5:30 pm
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2-5 years
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1724 Arch Street

, PA 

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