Program Director, University Early Learning Lab Preschool
Location: Irvine, California
Type: Full Time
Preferred Education: Masters
Compensation based on qualifications and experience.
The early learning lab school Director serves as the key contact for school parents, staff, and other stakeholders. They are responsible for providing consistent, high quality developmentally appropriate early childhood care, curriculum, and supervision. The Director supervises all school administration and manages the daily school staffing, operations, policies, procedures, and is directly responsible for the school's health and safety compliance. The position collaborates with leadership to ensure high quality progammatic and administrative consistency across all of the classrooms. The Director will provide leadership and direction; to manage, supervise, and coordinate assigned activities with other University divisions, outside agencies, and provide professional support to the Dean of the College of Education.
Master's level degree in early childhood education or a closely related field
At least 5 years of progressively responsible teaching experience in a chilld development program, at least one of which was in a lead or supervisory capacity; or an equivalent combinantion of training and experience
Current Pediatric First Aid and CPR certification
15-hour course in Preventative CPR and First Aid certification
Possession of a Child Development Site Supervisor Permit issued by the State of California, Commission on Teacher Credentialing
Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate valid driver's license