Curriculum Development/Supervision, Other Management, Program Administration
4 Year Degree
First Baptist Day School, Memphis
We are seeking candidates for the position of Director of our preschool program. We are a church-based program located in Memphis, Tennessee serving children from 12 weeks to 5 years. We are a full day, year-round program. We currently have 111 students, with hopes to expand. We have consistently earned the highest three-star rating with the Tennessee Department of Human Services and an excellent reputation in our community.
Candidates must hold at least a bachelor’s degree and one year experience in a child care setting. They must possess a solid understanding of classroom management and child development. Business, management or related experience is highly desired. Excellent communication skills both verbal and written are a must as well as organizational skills and computer skills. The ideal candidate is flexible with a positive attitude and has a commitment to the welfare and education of young children. Candidates must be able to meet all TN state child care regulations and licensure.
The Director is responsible for management of all preschool center operations and supervision of a staff of 26. The Director will ensure the needs of the students and the goals of the school are met.
Salary is competitive and commensurate with education and experience.
The First Baptist Day School exists as a ministry of the church to provide quality education and care for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers by helping them reach appropriate developmental milestones in a safe and nurturing environment.
Our mission is to educate children in a challenging, loving environment which empowers them to become efficient, independent excited learners. We consistently provide students with a strong foundation of academic and social skills, high ethical standards and a positive attitude towards school.