We are seeking a passionate and energetic regional director who wants the opportunity to improve the lives of children, parents, and staff by providing safe, fun, curriculum-focused early education in a collaborative and child-focused environment.
This position is responsible for managing multiple centers in central and eastern Michigan. The Regional Director will provide leadership to all staff with direct management and coaching of Center Directors. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, energetic and proactive with strong analytic skills and great attention to detail.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Collaborate with Premier leadership to manage multiple early childhood education centers within a geographic area
Develop positive relationships and foster team-building across centers and employees
Manage center directors, which includes evaluating performance, creating development plans, and coaching the team towards optimal performance
Effectively managing the P&L of the centers and processes for meeting financial plans
Lead ad hoc/special projects beyond the regional focus
Communicate with all levels for the organization
Manage multiple priorities and projects across centers accurately and on time
Successfully integrate new centers into the culture and processes of Premier while helping centers maintain their local identity
Network with regional employers to develop corporate partnership opportunities
What you have done is more important than for how long you have done it, but here are key ingredients for success:
Minimum of seven (7) years of early childhood education management in a multisite environment
Strong organizational skills with the ability to build a productive and responsive team
Thrive on providing and receiving feedback in a highly collaborative environment
Excellent verbal, written, analytical and problem-solving skills
Demonstrated ability to work with all levels of employees and management
Must be able to work a flexible schedule to ensure necessary coverage at centers if needed, including assisting with early morning, evening, and weekend needs
Must have reliable transportation for travel to multiple center locations within the region (50%+ travel)
NAEYC, NECPA, and state licensing knowledge preferred
Candidate must clear all background checks
About Premier Early Childhood Education Partners
Premier Early Childhood Education Partners’ mission is to improve the lives of children, parents, and staff by providing safe, fun, curriculum-focused early education in a collaborative and child-focused environment. We own and operate a network of early childhood education centers that serve this mission.