Childcare Assistant Director

<strong>Do you want to create a better world? Or make a difference in the lives of children every day? Then we want to meet you! We are always looking for experienced and talented early childhood educators, teachers and caregivers to join our team.</strong>

Greenville, SC

The Sunshine House

<strong>The Sunshine House Early Learning Academy is one of the largest childcare and early education companies in North America. We currently employ more than 2,000 of the best professional educators and caregivers in the country, and we hope YOU will join our team!<br /><br /></strong>

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Full Time

Overview: <p>The Sunshine House Early Learning Academy is looking for&nbsp;an experienced, honest, reliable, hard-working Assistant Director with&nbsp;a passion for working with children of all ages.&nbsp;With guidance from the Center Director, he/she will lead a team of teachers and support staff to accomplish administrative, educational, operational, financial, and logistical functions in accordance with state licensing regulations and The Sunshine House operating policies.</p> <p>We are looking for candidates who&nbsp;have the potential to grow in our company and who want to make a difference in their community! &nbsp;&nbsp;</p>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Perform administrative duties, including financial feasibility (accounting, budget, and cost control), enrollment and tours; maintain staff and child files, state licensing maintenance, and regulation/policy compliance.</li> <li>Maintain accurate accounting of the center tuition daily/weekly and generate reports according to company guidelines.</li> <li>Meet with parents, staff, and administration to facilitate students' developmental goals and excellent customer service.</li> <li>Communicate with the Center Director and the appropriate corporate team members concerning personnel matters as needed.</li> <li>Assist with recruiting, hiring, and supervising staff.</li> <li>Provide staff opportunities to obtain professional development and training.</li> <li>Maintain state training requirements.</li> <li>Adhere to The Sunshine House Health and Safety procedures to ensure the health and safety of children, parents, and staff.</li> <li>Market the program in the community and work with local childcare organizations and local community officials.</li> <li>Plan and prepare balanced nutritious meals, according to guidelines.</li> <li>Drive a multi-function bus/van in a safe and responsible manner.</li> <li>Communicate with children on their level (stoop and bend).</li> <li>Function in any capacity needed within the child care facility.</li> </ul> <div id="gtx-trans" style="position: absolute; left: -54px; top: 26.7639px;">&nbsp;</div>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Associate's Degree or higher in Early Childhood Education.</li> <li>Two to five years' experience in a licensed child care facility.</li> <li>Must pass criminal and fingerprint background check.</li> <li>Proficient computer skills in a variety of business related programs, including Microsoft Office.</li> <li>Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.</li> <li>Must be 21 years of age and hold a valid driver's license with a clean driving record (not more than 2 violations int he last 5 years) and be able to transport children in a company bus.</li> <li>Must be able to stand on feet, bend, stoop, and squat at least 95% of the day.</li> </ul>