All Other Positions - Good Shepherd School for Children
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Job Title: Director of Early Childhood Education
Job Location: Good Shepherd School for Children
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Good Shepherd School for Children
St. Louis, MO 63146
Telephone: 314-469-0606
Job Description:
MUST have degree in early childhood education or child development and two-years’ experience as a director at a licensed center. Reports to the President. Member of management team.
Benefits include healthcare (center pays 75% of monthly premium); PTO and STO; 10 paid holidays; dental and vision insurance; professional development; life insurance.
Good Shepherd is a year-round center, serving 78 children. Up to 1/3 of students at center can have special needs. No weekends or evenings. Estimated Shift: 7:45 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.(may vary slightly)
MUST live in the St. Louis metropolitan area. NO budget to move someone.
1. Responsible for ensuring teaching staff and classrooms meet all licensing regulations.
2. Ensures proper staffing in the classrooms for the numbers and types of children served. Responsible for all aspects of the hiring, orientation and training of the teaching staff.
3. Works with Special Needs Assistant Director (a peer; not a direct report) to identify changing and evolving needs of teaching staff related to working with children with special needs.
4. Establishes and maintains ongoing communication with the parents to ensure satisfaction and address issues or concerns.
5. Adheres to all policies and procedures regarding employees and childcare.
6. Self-motivated and able to follow through on job requirements.
7. Excellent organizational skills for multi-task responsibilities.
8. Ability to lift 25 pounds.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $55,000.00 per year
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Vision insurance
  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
Work setting:
  • In-person

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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