Summary: A downtown Dallas childcare facility is looking for a strong leader and communicator with innovative ideas and a positive attitude and outlook to lead its Developmental Day School. The Day School provides quality early education and childcare that supports cognitive, social, emotional, physical, and spiritual development in a Christian setting.  The excellent staff consists of professional educators passionate about teaching and caring for children, striving to provide enrichment and educational preparedness for their futures.

Minimum Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Early Childhood Education/Child Development required; Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education/Child Development preferred

Job Responsibilities: This individual must understand early childhood best practices in order to guide the overall program philosophy and policies of the Day School.  The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the Day School while maintaining a positive atmosphere in which children can learn and grow through hands-on experiences that encourage imagination, enhance skills, and build self-esteem. The Director recruits, trains, supervises, and evaluates approximately 40 Day School staff members; oversees the implementation of curriculum and activities with the Day School teachers and staff; communicates with parents involved in the programs; and provides a safe and healthy environment which meets Texas Minimum Standards.

Interested, qualified candidates should email resumes to Executive Recruiter bperryman@whitneysmithco.com.