Sounds and Colors

A Reggio-inspired, Dual Language, Child Development Center

Senior Director – Bilingual Preschool
(Hillsborough, and Cary, NC)


JOB DUTIES:

Support and coordinate program services for three 5 star, Spanish immersion, Reggio-inspired preschool centers. Screen and recruit teachers. Manage human resources, including formal and informal evaluations, short and long-term goals, manage in-service requirements. Support operations for three centers, including budgeting, reporting, documentation to comply with laws and policies. Monitor implementation of appropriate pedagogical strategies to assure children develop age-appropriate levels of bilingualism: English/Spanish an reach developmental milestones.

REQUIRED EDUCATION:

  • Must have Bachelors of Arts Degree in Early Childhood Education, and
  • Master in Human Resources Management Degree or relevant MBA is acceptable.


REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Must have at least 10 years of classroom teaching experience or combined with preschool education administration Birth to K, and
  • At least 5 years of experience teaching in  a Birth to K dual language program, and
  • At least 4 years of teaching experience in North Carolina Early Education settings: Birth to K, and
  • At least 3 years experience working with the Reggio Emilia Approach to Education.
  • Must have two years of experience using the NC Foundations, Early Learning and Development.
  • Two years of experience working with teachers from diverse ethnicities and cultures,


REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Must be bilingual English - Spanish: Must demonstrate FLUENT levels of language proficiency in English and in Spanish, and in all the areas: Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing


SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS:

  • Valid NC drivers license
  • Reliable car transportation
  • Availability to work from Monday through Friday from 8:00 to 5:00 PM with on call duties on nights and weekends
  • Frequent travel between Orange and Wake County, NC.


To apply, send resume to: info@soundsandcolors.net or fax to (919) 400-4322