Program Director
Good Shepherds Infant &Toddler Nursery
Oak Park, IL, USA
Job Posted:
7 days ago

Program Director

To coordinate, budget, manage the daily successful operation of the Employee Child Care and supervise employees at the Good Shepherds Infant & Toddler Nursery following the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS).

• Bachelor’s degree in Child Development or Early Childhood
• Must be able to be certified as a Director of a child care center per the Illinois Department of Children & Family Services

Special Knowledge/Skills:
• Thorough understanding of child care center operations

• Organizational, communication, public relations, computer and interpersonal skills

• Ability to coordinate center functions

• Ability to implement policy and procedures

• Knowledge and implementation of Illinois child care guidelines and state licensing

• Comprehensive knowledge and proven success implementing programs for children based on
developmentally appropriate practices

• Accepts and respects differences in children, parents and coworkers