Description

BrightPath Kids is seeking an enthusiastic, energetic and business-focused Assistant Director for their Midnapore Centre. The Assistant Director is responsible for supporting the Centre Director to ensure the Centre runs smoothly, efficiently, and professionally.

Duties:

Administration:

  • assist in the collection of fees
  • receive enrollments and enquiries and follow these up appropriately
  • demonstrate our philosophy - Develop the Mind. Nourish the Body. Inspire the Soul
  • assist in maintaining a list of relief staff
  • ensure that staff records are kept up to date and remain current
  • ensure that the information kept on each child is current
  • maintain confidentiality at all times
  • assist in keeping the computer work up to date

Centre Duties:

  • ensure the physical environment is monitored and maintained
  • assist in ensuring that all Centre correspondence is attended to (Centre records are up to date at all times)
  • understand the signals of assistance required from Centre staff

Programming:

  • support and guide staff with observations, weekly planning and implementing activities to meet children's needs and the BrightPath Kids Curriculum
  • Interactions:
  • ensure all new parents and children are orientated into the Centre
  • assist with resolving problems occurring at the Centre
  • support all new staff settle into the Centre
  • display a positive, supportive attitude to all staff members
  • encourage staff to work together as a team
  • facilitate Parent/ Staff meetings to provide opportunities to evaluate Centre programs and gain valuable input
  • assist with open houses and tours

Working with Staff:

  • prepare staff training meetings
  • maintain professional ethics and practices at all times
  • provide orientation for new staff
  • function as a mediator
  • organize relief staff
  • delegate jobs

Working with Families:

  • communicate effectively with parents
  • promote the quality care and education within the Centre
  • oversee children’s well being
  • key support person to parents

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Early Childhood Education - Child Development Supervisor Certificate
  • 1 - 5 years’ experience in a leadership role
  • Current CPR/First Aid Certificate
  • Current Criminal History Check, including Vulnerable Sector screening
  • Intermediate skills of the Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, and Excel)
  • Safe Food Handling certificate would be an asset
  • Class 4 drivers’ license would be an asset

BrightPath Kids

BrightPath is an innovative provider of early childhood education. We continuously examine new ways to bring the highest quality of care and development to our children while providing convenience, service and value to our families. With partnerships in curriculum, nutrition, technology and recreational fitness programming, BrightPath is committed to providing families with the very best care, programs and child development Canada has to offer.

Above all else, nothing should take precedence over the well-being and safety of our children. BrightPath is dedicated to providing the very best environment for children to play, grow and develop.

Company
BrightPath Kids
Company Type
Privately Held
Company Size
1001-5000 employees
Location
Calgary, AB, CA
Category
Management
Industry
Education
Company Website
BrightPath Kids
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