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Director's Position

Job Description

We are looking to hire a qualified daycare/preschool Director or Assistant Director to manage our day-to-day operations to establish and sustain a positive learning environment for children.



  • Ensure that our facility is maintained and in compliance with laws and regulations

  • Communicate directly and effectively with parents and staff on a daily basis

  • Maintain an organized office space

  • Have a passion for the growth and development of the precious children in our care

  • Be completely dependable and have excellent references

  • Love to spend the day with the children in our center

  • Complete ongoing training and courses to remain up to date on daycare standards and procedures

  • Manage and oversee the billing process for each family

  • Ensure all of our staff are up to date on their training and all agency, state and local requirements


  • Be at least 18 yrs old

  • Pass extensive background checks

  • Complete pre-service training hours

  • Have at least a year of experience in childcare, as a secretary or in a HR position that required paperwork to be filed and be organized

  • Be as energetic as you can possibly be on a daily basis

  • Have your DCF 45 hours or be willing to complete them as soon as possible

  • Be willing to complete your Staff Credential as soon as possible

  • Be willing to complete your Director Credentials as soon as possible

  • Be willing to continue your childhood education to increase your ability to help our children and teachers

  • Be able to manage and multitask on a daily basis

  • Be willing to work extra hours to ensure our Center is up to compliance

  • Be willing to continue learning new job tasks as required by our Center

  • Be willing to always look in ways our team can improve and become the best in Lakeland

  • Lead by example.......


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $16.00 - $20.00 per hour




  • Employee childcare discount

  • Paid time off

  • Professional development assistance

  • Holidays off




  • 8 hour shift

  • Monday to Friday


Ability to commute/relocate:


  • Lakeland, FL 33813: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)



  • CPR Certification (Preferred)

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