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Preschool Director
Beth Meyer Preschool – Raleigh, NC

Beth Meyer Preschool, the early childhood education center at Beth Meyer Synagogue, is seeking a warm, energetic, and articulate Preschool Director. This is a full-time, year-round management position that requires collaboration with teaching staff, parents, synagogue professional staff and lay leaders.

A suitable candidate will have expertise in child development, early childhood education administration and staff management. The ideal candidate will also have excellent interpersonal skills, initiative, flexibility, and independent judgment. The Director will be dedicated to promoting an appreciation for Jewish culture and values.  In addition, they should be passionate about building a nurturing, dynamic and engaging community to serve families and their children.

Our Community
Beth Meyer Synagogue is a vibrant and thriving Conservative Jewish congregation of approximately 460 families located in North Raleigh, NC.  Raleigh is one of the best places in the country to live as evidenced by high rankings in publications like Forbes, U.S. News, Money Magazine.  The Triangle area boasts several major universities, low cost of living, easy access to green space, a major tech hub, and a wide variety of cultural activities including world-class museums, restaurants and music.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BA in Early Childhood Education or Child/Family Development or related field, MA a plus
  • Experience in Early Childhood Education administration, teaching experience preferred
  • Staff management experience
  • Ability to interface effectively with a wide variety of stakeholdersBeth Meyer Preschool is an Equal Opportunity Employerhttp://www.bethmeyerpreschool.org/For a confidential reply, please submit a “Word” formatted version of your resume to resumes@bethmeyer.org.

 

Preschool Director
Hillel Preschool 

We are currently seeking a caring, creative, dedicated, and experienced director for our growing, ITERS/ECERS 5-Star and NAEYC Accredited preschool.

  • Hillel Preschool has a new, state-of-the-art facility, where we have implemented the best in educational
  • Our staff members form a warm, welcoming and supportive team of childcare
  • We are a Jewish community school where everyone knows each other and feels like a
  • We thrive on being diverse and accepting all nationalities and

Our preschool director will oversee the day-to-day operations of the school. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Recruiting, training and supervision of staff
  • Abide by and communicate policies to staff and parents
  • Assist in the resolution of conflicts between parents, teachers or students
  • Establish a sound operating budget and insure compliance
  • Recruitment and retention of families
  • Ensuring health and safety practices are compliant
  • Creating a positive, family friendly environment

Qualifications:

  • 3 or more years of experience in management and education, including strong financial and computer skills
  • A./B.S. in Early Childhood Education, Child Development, or other related degree
  • Clear criminal background check
  • Adult/Child CPR & First Aid Certification; if not current, must obtain within 3 months of hire
  • Have a valid NC Driver’s License

Skills and Character Traits:

  • A passion for children
  • High degree of professionalism
  • Strong and effective communicator
  • Team player, flexible and patient
  • Can-do, customer focus-oriented attitude
  • Business savvy
  • Logical problem solver
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task and complete tasks efficiently

The above role description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work to be performed by the director. It is not designed to contain a complete list of all duties. This position may require some evening and occasional weekend work when planning and participating in special events.

Hillel Preschool is an equal opportunity employer. Application Deadline: Wednesday, 6/13/2018

All interested applicants should submit the following via email to director@hillelpreschool.org:

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