The Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston is searching for a warm, creative, and experienced early childhood leader to serve as the Director of the JCC Early Learning Center in Hingham, MA located at Congregation Sha’aray Shalom. The Center, one of four Centers run by the JCC, is a vibrant program of 4 classrooms, serves toddlers and preschoolers and has a strong, loyal parent community. This full time, full year position begins in June 2019.
The core responsibilities include:
Supervise 12 teaching staff
Oversee all phases of daily operations
Lead the program into the future with vision and energy
Oversee professional development activities
Administer and monitor all budget and enrollment operations
Maintain parent relations and communication
Market center to new families and maintain a desirable, engaging environment where children and families want to be
Participate in JCC ELC Director team and in supporting JCCGB mission and goals
Interested candidates should have strong leadership, as well as excellent oral and written communication skills. The ideal candidate will possess a M.A. or B.A. in child development or a related field, a solid background in early care and education, and be an experienced leader in the ECE field. Knowledge of Judaic for early learners is a plus. A Massachusetts EEC Director I or II certification is necessary.