Early Learning Center Director

Employment Opportunity

Early Learning Center Director

Job Summary: The Director shall direct and coordinate all activities of the Penfield Presbyterian Early Learning Center (PPELC) as a child-focused and quality child care center. The Director shall be responsible for the recruitment and hiring of all staff; budget preparation and management; direct supervision of the Education Coordinator and staff; and maintenance of positive relationships with children, parents, staff, and the PPELC Advisory Board.  The position is a full-time, salaried employee, receiving benefits and reporting to the Administration and Personnel Committee of the Penfield Presbyterian Church.

Specific duties include, but are not limited to, overseeing the following areas:

  • Day-to-day operations of the PPELC.
  • Fiscal management of the PPELC operating budget, including tuition and expenditures.
  • Supervision of the PPELC educational program, including curriculum development, staff development, and family relationships.
  • Adherence to the requirements and policies of the New York State Office of Children and Family Services, New York State Department of Social Services, Department of Health, Child and Adult Care Food Program, Town of Penfield, Penfield Fire Marshall, and County Fire and Safety Departments.

The PPELC Director will also maintain positive working relationships with the Penfield Presbyterian Church and the PPELC Advisory Board. Regular meetings with both of these groups are a part of the job requirement.

Minimum Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in child development or related field. Director may instead have the Children’s Program Administrator Credential.
  • Demonstrated experience and implementation of early childhood development and education.
  • Minimum of four years work experience with the infant to twelve year age range.
  • Work experience with budget development, managing expenses, and at least two years of staff supervision.
  • Ability to relate to and be respectful of different genders, races, religions, socioeconomic structures, sexual orientations, and abilities/disabilities.

PPELC is a community outreach of the Penfield Presbyterian Church. PPELC is inclusive in practice, dedicated to providing quality childcare to all persons regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, religious belief, national origin, or disability. The PPELC is licensed as a child care center by the New York State Office of Family and Children Services.

To apply, please see the job description on indeed.com or rochester.craigslist.org.  For further questions or clarifications, please email [email protected]

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