Department: Family Care KIDS Early Childhood Learning Center
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Looking for purpose in your work? 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. We offer competitive salaries and a flexible benefits package which can include health insurance, retirement plan, career planning, and a robust paid time off structure. Join the Christian Family Care Team and help us strengthen families and serve at-risk children in the name of Jesus Christ!
The Director of the Early Childhood Learning Center, Family Care KIDS manages the daily operations of the Family Care KIDS Preschool. This position will help grow the program through community networking, positive promotion, and will strategically help grow this preschool.
Management – Create policies, manuals, and handbooks, supervise, hire, and train staff, and oversee daily operations of the early childhood learning centers in accordance with State law, accrediting standards, and CFC’s guiding principles. Recruit families and implement the vision and mission of the early learning center in alignment with TBRI principles. Serve as lead administrator of the school and handles problems with staff and students. Develop programming and curriculum that meets the social, physical, emotional, spiritual, and intellectual needs of each child. Develop and manage the learning center’s financial operations and budget. Ensure the highest measures of safety, cleanliness, and sanitation are being observed by everyone at the center. Other duties may include teaching classes as needed.
Leadership – Advocate for the mission and vision of Christian Family Care through the management of early childhood learning staff and the development of program initiatives. Engage synergistic collaboration with other CFC programs and initiatives with our “One Team” approach. Demonstrate excellence and biblical servitude leading by example during interactions, activities, and material oversight during daily operations.
Growth – Must be capable of meeting with community leaders in implementing a cultural impact plan for the targeted community.
At least 2 years of childcare experience and 6 credit hours of early childhood education OR a degree in early childhood, child development, or closely related field.
HOW WE WORK
Our tech tools: We use Microsoft 365 applications including Word, Excel, One Note, Outlook, and all the rest. We manage our preschool with SmartCare and Kaymbu software platforms.
Our organization thrives by:
- Acting with Empathy and Compassion: Seeks to understand and validate others’ perspectives and emotions.
- Embracing Diversity: Promotes diversity and inclusion in the community.
- Exemplifying Integrity: Acts in a fair and ethical manner towards others.
If you believe you are a candidate for this position, please apply now. Note, this position post is a summary of expected job functions and qualifications. A full job description will be provided during the recruiting process.
Family Care KIDS is a ministry of Christian Family Care.