Career Opportunities

Director of Early Childhood Education Center

Full-Time - Salaried | Congregation Beth Or


We are looking for an experienced and exceptional leader for our Keystone Star 3 Zipporah S. Abramson Center of Early Childhood Education, providing early and late care options. The Director of our Early Childhood Education Center must be passionate about Judaism and learning; a strong communicator, extremely organized, always open to feedback and continual improvement. The Director is a member of the Beth Or professional staff and senior leadership team, reporting directly to our Senior Rabbi and Executive Director.

Major responsibilities of the position include:

  • Program, Curriculum and Licensing Management
  • Operations and Budget
  • Staff Management and Development
  • Student Marketing, Recruiting and Retention
  • General responsibilities associated with a high profile education leadership position

Requirements include:

  • Must be Jewish and exhibit a commitment to Jewish values.
  • Minimum of Bachelor's Degree in Early Chlidhood Education, Elementary Education, Special Education or Child Development from an accredited college of university.
  • 3+ years of full-time teaching experience in an Early Chlidhood setting (preferably a Jewish one).
  • 3+ years of full-time supervisory experience as a Manager or Director.
  • Competence and experience in the administration of a school, including but not limited to: staff development and training, budgeting and finance, and special education.
  • Ability to provide leadershp and stability for program continuity.
  • Sensitivity and maturity in relating well to both children and adults.
  • Knowledge of standards set forth by the Department of Human Services and Keystone STARS.
  • Works well in a team of staff, synagogue administration, clergy and lay leaders.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Presents evidence of complete staff file including clearances, reference, health assessments and trainings.

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Qualified applicants should submit most recent resume and personal statement to [email protected]