Resurrection School in Lansing, Michigan is accepting applications for a full-time preschool/childcare director with lead teaching responsibilities for the upcoming school year. Applicants should have a Bachelor's degree (or higher) and a valid State of Michigan teaching certificate with an Early Childhood endorsement. (ZA, ZS) Prior classroom and administrative experience in preschool, childcare or lower elementary is preferred. Pay will be commensurate to level of education and years of experience. Basic Duties and Responsibilities:
Plan, organize, direct, manage, and supervise preschool and childcare programs, which includes before and aftercare.
Collaborate with school leadership and staff on program administration, policies and operational procedures.
Manage the recruitment, hiring, professional development, and training of staff to ensure the effectiveness of the program.
Develop strategic plans to support growth toward enrollment and financial goals.
Coordinate curriculum decisions in keeping with the ideals of Catholic education and child development norms.
Supervision of preschool and childcare staff in providing a nurturing Catholic environment to meet the spiritual, academic, social/emotional, and physical needs of stu- dents.
Ensure compliance with state and diocesan requirements for licensed childcare programs.
Communicate effectively with parents, staff, prospective families, and the parish in order to promote awareness and support for the program’s ministry.
All employees within the Diocese are ministers of the Church, and this position includes religious instruction as part of the curriculum. Therefore, all applicants must be practicing Catholics who are passionate about providing authentic faith formation for their students. Ideal applicants will need to show a sincere love for children, a diligent approach to planning and organizing lessons, an effective understanding of classroom management, a commitment to joyful collegiality, an ability to communicate effectively with parents, and a strong foundation in all facets of the curriculum.
The application window for this position will close on Friday, July 26th. However, interviews will begin immediately, with the intended start date of Friday, August 2nd. Please email a cover letter, resume, at least three letters of reference, and transcripts to Jacob Allstott, the principal of Resurrection school at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Church: 1505 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing, MI 48912
Office: 1514 E Michigan Ave., Lansing, MI 48912
School: 1521 E Michigan Ave., Lansing, MI 48912