The Director of Education acts as administrator and leader for the UT Dallas Callier Child Development Program that contracts for full-day/full-year state licensed and NAEYC accredited child care services with UT Southwestern Medical Center and Dallas ISD Regional Day School for the Deaf. The program consists of more than 75 staff and volunteers and approximately 225 children from birth to five years old. The Director has the responsibility for day to day operations including fiscal management, planning, directing, and supervising the program to ensure compliance with all funding, contracting, regulatory and accreditation agencies. This position reports directly to the Callier Center for Communication Disorders Executive Director.
Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of related progressive experience.
Preferred Education and Experience:
Master's Degree in Early Childhood Education or equivalent from an accredited 4-year college or university Five years director or program leadership position working with children birth to five Director qualified Strong organizational and interpersonal skills Excellent oral and written communication skills Cleared TB test Cleared state and FBI criminal background reports
Preferred Education and Experience:
- Master's Degree in Early Childhood Administration or equivalent from an accredited 4-year college or university - Ten years director and leadership experience working with children birth to five years. - Director's license - Strong organizational and interpersonal skills - Excellent oral and written communication skills - Cleared TB test - Cleared state and FBI criminal background report
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Internal Number: 14325
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The University of Texas at Dallas is an innovative institution in the heart of North Texas on the path to achieving Tier One national research university status.UT Dallas has grown since its founding in 1969 to include 132 degree programs, with cutting-edge curricula serving a variety of undergraduate and graduate student interests.The University continues its original commitment to providing some of the state's most-lauded science and engineering programs and has also gained prominence for a breadth of educational paths, from criminology to biomedical engineering to arts and technology.The wealth of learning resources available to UT Dallas students is the result of a concentrated effort to attract the top minds on both ends of the classroom relationship. Joining the faculty's Nobel laureate and four National Academies members since 2005 are more than 200 tenure and tenure-track professors hailing from the world's best colleges, including Harvard, MIT, Cambridge and Columbia University. In addition, UT Dallas is home to more than 50 centers, labs and institutes that facilitate research and opportunities for hands-on learning. Students, meanwhile, arrive at UT Dallas well-prepared ...to succeed in higher education: In 2011, nearly 39 percent of freshmen ranked in the top 10 percent of their high school class, and 75 percent ranked in the top 25 percent.With an eye on building a future as bright as its beginnings, UT Dallas will continue its push to attain Tier One research university status and produce graduates who are well-equipped to succeed professionally.