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Educational Director

Requirements:

  • Oversee all aspects of program administration.
  • Provide leadership to ensure the agency is providing the highest quality, developmentally focused, and evidence-based services that increase school readiness, foster a language-rich environment, reduce social isolation, and increase parenting competence among children and families.
  • Maintain and monitor budgets for programs to ensure fiscal responsibility
  • Supervise and ensure effective communication with a multidisciplinary team of service delivery staff and professional consultants, ensuring that staff receive training and regular performance evaluations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, Social Work, Developmental Psychology, Special Education or related field required
  • Demonstrated management experience, preferably related to the provision of center- and/or home-based child care services.
  • Proficiency in multiple software applications, including most Microsoft Office products
  • Possess a strong belief in people’s ability to grow and change; forge a mutually respectful partnership with persons served and their families
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills, both oral and written
  • Diligent; Strong time management skills
  • Team player
  • Bilingual applicants strongly encouraged to apply
  • Must be creative, experience with music, drama, art or dance a big plus.
  • Must be friendly, lighthearted and self- motivated.
  • Must always be upbeat.
  • Must be finger printed by the Dept. of Investigation (DOI).
  • Must maintain certification in infant/child CPR and first aid
To Apply: Please e-mail or fax cover letter and Resume to sunshine1@sunshinedaycarenyc.com or 718-452-0604.
For any additional questions call: 718-452-9740