*** Important Notices ***This position oversees locations in Suffolk and Smithfield. The primary work location can be located at our Smithfield Center or Pruden Center.The position does require travel between Centers.Early Childhood experience is required.Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education or related field required.Supervisory experience required.***********************************************************
Center Based Coordinator Opportunity
The Children’s Center is currently seeking an energetic candidate who loves to work with children to oversee two of our Pre-K schools located in Suffolk and Smithfield.
The Children's Center, a non-profit agency, is dedicated to making a positive difference in the lives of young children, one family at a time. Our mission is to nurture and educate children and their families. We provide opportunities for education, parenting support and resources to families in our communities.
We are a federally funded program that provides no cost services to qualifying families who reside in the community. Comprehensive services are provided to pregnant women and their partners and children from birth to 5. Child development, health and family services are provided through a variety of program options designed to meet the needs of low-income and at-risk families.
This role works to ensure that all school-based programs are operated in a way that exemplifies the Early Head Start/Head Start goals of providing children with educational experiences that help them grow cognitively, socially, emotionally and physically. You will work with the instructional staff to ensure successful, nurturing experiences for children in the child development centers.
This role has responsibility to assist the Early Childhood Director in the delivery of a high-quality instructional program and overall operation of the school including: curriculum implementation in classrooms, staff training and development, student enrollment, parent and community relations, staff supervision and evaluation of approved curriculum and professional development, profit and loss management, and facility management. An ideal candidate will be a certified, experienced educator and administrator who is well-versed in 21st century instructional practices and who possess a strong commitment to the education of children.
Our preschool builds the solid academic foundation students need for future success. In our school, classes are led by dedicated, caring teachers who value open communication with parents. Our preschool offers the perfect balance of learning and play, combining structured learning experiences with play activities designed for each developmental stage.
If you value a career in an educational community of extraordinary professionals, join ours! We have an opportunity for an energetic and dynamic Preschool Center Based Coordinator to join the administration team and an incredible school staff. If you have a passion for working with children, are dedicated to providing the best education and care to students, excel in a collaborative environment, and foster positive relationships, we want you to be a part of our team.
Come join us and help us support our mission to
nurture and educate children and their families.
Full-time position with full benefits,
including 14 paid holidays and 18 vacation days.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran, Drug Free Workplace
The Children's Center Head Start/Early Head Start is a federally funded program that provides no cost services to qualifying families who reside in the community. Comprehensive services are provided to pregnant women and their partners and children from birth to 5. Child development, health and family services are provided through a variety of program options designed to meet the needs of low-income and at risk families.
Major Duties Include: