Preschool Director
Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Education and Training
Specialty Director
Location 08690, Trenton, New Jersey, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 4/15/23
Successful, well-established preschool with experienced staff looking for an experienced director/educator to lead our school.

Minimum education: Bachelors degree
One year managerial or supervisory experience
Professional teaching experience (Preferred)
Early childhood education knowledge (Preferred)

Job Overview:

Effectively operates and manages all aspects of a child care school, to include human resources, customer relations, financial systems, quality control and facility management.
Understand, comply and work to exceed all regulations as directed by New Jersey.
Actively develops and maintains positive customer/community relations.
Identifies, schedules and interviews teacher candidates; Builds networks of external future talent
Conducts classroom observations, evaluations, and provides feedback that motivates and encourages learning.
Builds and communicates weekly schedules
Completes all required paperwork and record keeping on a timely basis and maintains same in an organized, up-to-date manner. This includes all academy files: for example, student, personnel, vehicle, driver, health and safety files.
Trains staff to plan and implement creative, developmentally appropriate programs for all children.
Leads tour with prospective families, highlighting key features and points of difference of our curriculum, teacher tenure/quality, etc.
Ensures the physical environment and health/safety standards are full compliance with local and state licensing regulations
Responsible for accident/incident reporting
Conducts monthly emergency safety drills
Discounted child care at this location

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $55,000.00 - $65,000.00 per year

Paid time off
Professional development assistance


8 hour shift
Monday to Friday
No weekends

Supplemental pay types:

Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

Township of Hamilton, NJ 08690: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


Bachelor's (Required)


Teaching: 1 year (Preferred)


Teacher's Certification from NJ Dept of Education (Preferred)

Work Location: One location