Executive Director

Website Sunflower Child Development Center

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Sunflower Child Development Center is looking to hire an Executive Director. This full-time position will be 40 hours per week. The ideal candidate must have enthusiasm about educational excellence and empowering confident teachers. They will be committed to making sure the center is successful and know that meaningful relationships with children, families, and staff are important to the success of the center.

  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience as a child care center director preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in childcare or early childhood education preferred
  • BA in Child Development, Education, or other relevant field strongly preferred
  • Be able to pass all pre-employment checks
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Professionalism
  • Well organized
  • Self-motivated

The Executive Director will oversee and perform all operations of Sunflower Child Development Center with direction and support of the Board of Directors.  The Executive Director will provide curriculum oversight including mentorship and evaluation of all classroom teachers.  The Executive Director will maintain relationships with the Board of Directors, all employees, community members, families and children.  They will be responsible for managing enrollment for the center as well as being responsible for maintaining compliance with all state and federal regulations and accreditations.  The Executive Director will be in charge of hiring and managing employees.  The Executive Director position will also include other duties as assigned.

Benefits include Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, Extended Sick Leave, Retirement IRA w/Company match to 3%, Child Tuition Discount (subject to availability),  Bereavement Leave, and an AFLAC insurance option.

Visit https://www.sunflowerchildcare.org/careers for full job description and application form.

Please send your letter of application, resume, and three (3) letters of reference to board@sunflowerchildcare.org   Applications received prior to 10/16/20 will receive preference, but will be accepted until position is filled.

To apply for this job please visit www.sunflowerchildcare.org.