Saint Joseph School seeking a preschool director

Saint Joseph School seeking a preschool director

Saint Joseph School seeking a preschool director


Saint Joseph School (SJS) educates in the spirit of the Gospel, inspiring Catholic values, academic excellence, global awareness and service to those in need. We are an equal-opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity. The ideal candidate would be one who embraces the SJS mission and who is looking for a place in which to be appreciated, respected and supported.


SJS is seeking a pre-K director. The ideal candidate will be a team player, confident to work independently and manage preschool daily operations, while complying with state and local requirements, and willing to receive direction from the administration.

Reports to: Principal

Job Types: Full time

Salary: $42,000 to $52,000


Essential responsibilities:

  • Oversees the daily operations of the preschool program

  • Collaborates with the administration and peers in upholding the school mission, policies and school procedures

  • Ensures successful implementation of approved preschool curriculum by providing and maintaining quality educational programs according to school mission

  • Recruits, hires and trains preschool staff

  • Assists with the after-school program

  • Promotes and retains enrollment and markets the preschool program

  • Continually seeks ways to manage and reduce expenses without sacrificing quality or service; balances profitability with priorities related to staff, children and families

  • Applies state and local guidelines and ensures compliance according to licensing requirements

  • Maintains accurate files and records for staff, children and activities required by state licensing board



Outstanding communication skills and:

  • A bachelor’s degree in science of early childhood education; or

  • Proven leadership in early childcare facility with an associate degree in early childhood education or

  • A bachelor’s degree in related field and a total of two years of relevant work experience or

  • A bachelor's degree in business, management or administration field with credit hours in early childhood development or experience with young children



Full-time employees qualify for medical, vision and dental insurance. Free cafeteria lunch provided.


Please send a letter of introduction and résumé to Principal Maria Byrd at [email protected].

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