Director of Children's Services

North Light Community Center


Job Description: The Director of Children’s Services is responsible for all aspects of delivering quality, affordable childcare services that meet the physical, intellectual, social, emotional and recreational needs of children (ages 4 -12). The Director is also responsible for overseeing both our before and aftercare program during the school year as well as our 8 week summer camp. The goal is to ensure a safe, fun and educational atmosphere that promotes children’s self-confidence and love of learning. This person is also responsible for overseeing the DHS licensure for our childcare center and ensuring that we are compliance with all regulations.

Experience Required: Have ONE of the following educational credentials: 1. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in early childhood education, child development, special education, elementary education or the human services field and 1 year of experience with children, OR 2. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, including 30 credit hours in early childhood education, child development, special education, elementary education or the human services field and 2 years of experience with children, OR 3. An associate’s degree from an accredited college or university in early childhood education, child development, special education, elementary education or the human services field and 3 years of experience with children, OR 4. An associate’s degree from an accredited college or university, including 30 credit hours in early childhood education, child development, special education, elementary education or the human services field and 4 years of experience with children.  Have or be cleared through child abuse, criminal background, FBI, and national sex offender clearances  Computer literacy including proficiency with office technology, databases, email, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.; proficiency using Brightwheel (childcare management software) or similar system preferred

How to Apply: Interested applicants should submit a resume, cover letter and 2 professional references to kwieder@northlightcommunitycenter.org.