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Assistant Director

Church of the Palms

Sarasota, FL

Category: Education

Posted on: September 19, 2017

Job Description:

Assistant Director for Early Childhood Center

Purpose: Partner with the Director to create a positive, we_noemailing, joy-filled school where teachers are encouraged, parents are supported and children have the opportunity to grow and learn in a safe, loving, Christian environment.
Job Responsibilities:
Aid in the planning, implementation, supervision and evaluation of all aspects of the curriculum, staff training, and staffing configurations in collaboration with the Director
Abide by and implement all policies established by the ECC Committee and/or the Session of Church of the Palms
Knowledgeable in developing and implementing age-appropriate activities
Assist staff with Professional development and age-appropriate lesson plans
Able to substitute for all age groups
Knowledgeable in Department of Children and Family Policies and procedures
Knowledgeable in Early Learning Coalition Policies and Procedures
Maintain staff and student files with efficiency and confidentiality
Promote a Christian environment, (see Church of the Palms Covenant)
Comfortable maintaining a safe, loving, professional program in the Director's absence
Professionally handle parent concerns and questions with care and grace
Exhibit excellent customer service skills on the phone and in person
Build bridges between ECC and church to help families grow in their relationship with Christ

Holds a CDA, FCCPC, Associates Degree or Higher in the field (VPK Certified)
3 or more years of experience in the field of Early Childhood Education, experience in a Faith-Based Early Childhood Center preferred
Displays a true passion for the field of Early Childhood Education
Loving, patient and kind in all interactions with children
Honest and professional at all times
Excellent_noemailmunication skills, verbal and written
Have a growing relationship with Jesus Christ and display Christian character in all aspects of life.
Exhibit humility and an attitude of service
Strong_noemailanizational and administrative skills
Proficiency with Word and Childcare Manager Software
Reporting Relationship: Reports to Director of Early Childhood Center

Position Information:

Job Title:
Assistant Director
Time Type:
Full Time
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Organization Type:
Presbyterian - PCUSA
Worship Style:
Church Size:
1500 - 2000

Contact Information:

Organization Name:
Church of the Palms
Contact Name:
Wendy Ghezzi
3224 Bee Ridge Rd
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