Assistant Director

Department: Family Care Kids Early Development and Learning Center

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Position: Preschool Assistant Director

Working Hours: Full Time, Exempt (Monday – Friday)

Pay Range: $42,000 – $48,000


Family Care KIDS, a ministry of Christian Family Care, is looking to hire a full-time Assistant Director for the preschool. Are you looking for purpose in your work? Do you want a career path that will bring you work-life balance?  We are a certified Best Christian Workplace organization and accredited through the Council on Accreditation. This position pays a competitive salary of $42,000 – $48,000 per year and provides a flexible benefits package which can include health insurance, disability insurance, paid child tuition, paid vacation and holiday, and retirement plan.


As the Assistant Director, you will demonstrate leadership abilities by creating and maintaining a positive learning environment for all families enrolled. The Assistant Director assists the Director in operating the center in accordance with policies, procedures, and state licensing standards to provide an educational, nurturing, and safe environment for children, staff, and parents. This individual is responsible for all school operations and assumes all Director responsibilities and duties in the absence of the Director.

This position also fulfills all record-keeping responsibilities such as child registrations, records, rosters, and emergency information as required for AZ. Dept. of Health Services, Child Care Licensing and is responsible for the school directory, weekly forms, notices, and general information required to maintain good communication with the school community.  You will assist the Director with parent communication and teacher scheduling as well as daily assessment of the campus facility and potential risk of harm or injury to any child, reporting repairs as needed.


If you have 1+ years’ experience as an assistant director or lead teacher and a degree in early education, child development or closely related field please apply now!

Christian Family Care is a social services agency 40 years of serving at-risk children. We have done this by acting with empathy and compassion, embracing diversity, and exemplifying Integrity.

Join the Christian Family Care Team and help us strengthen families and serve at risk children in the name of Jesus Christ!

Note, this position post is a summary of expected job functions and qualifications. A full job description will be provided during the recruiting process.