Requisition Number STA002204 Classification Title Director Working Title Child Development Center Director Location Main Campus - Statesboro Department 3900180951-Child Development Center Position Status Full-Time
Position Summary Child Development Center. Reporting to the Chair of the School of Human Ecology, the Director oversees the operations of the Child Development Center (CDC), a NAEYC accredited and 3-Star Quality Rated inclusive child development laboratory school.
Hires, supervises, and evaluates Child Development Center employees.
Oversees curriculum development and the implementation of curriculum in the classroom.
Maintains compliance with state licensing, Quality rated, and NAEYC accreditation standards.
Manages the budget.
Facilitates college student field experiences, participation, and internships.
Builds positive relationships with families, faculty, students, child-care agencies and organizations, and the community.
Works closely with faculty in the Child and Family Development Program in providing a top-quality lab school environment as part of the mission of the Child Development Center.
Georgia Southern University is a Tobacco Free Campus.
Minimum Education Required Master's Degree
Could a level of job-related experience higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of education?No
Minimum Experience Required Five or more years of related work experience
Could a level of education higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of job-related experience?No
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Effective communication (verbal and written), organization and human relations skills; ability to work well in a diverse environment; proficiency with computer and Microsoft Office Applications software including word processing, spreadsheets, and databases; legally authorized to work in the United States; successful completion of background investigation prior to employment.
Preferred Education Master's Degree in Child Development, Early Childhood Education, Child and Family Studies, or a closely related discipline
Preferred Experience Two years of experience as center director, center assistant director, or university child development or early childhood education instructor; experience with accreditation, licensure, curriculum, and inclusive environments of early childhood education programs or laboratory schools; experience managing an accredited child care facility; experience supervising and mentoring child care staff.
Salary Range $49,447-$61,798 Job Open Date 11/13/2018 Job Closing Date 12/28/2018