4/7/17: Preschool Director (Hendersonville, NC)

What are you looking for?
Preschool Director
What’s the name of your church or organization?
St. James School for Little Folks
Where is the job site located?
Hendersonville, NC
What do you want this person to do?
Preschool Director

Saint James School for Little Folks seeks a Director who will provide our children and their families with a caring and nurturing environment, will be devoted to them, and will show the love of Christ to all. We are located in Hendersonville, NC. Our school is Episcopal Church based and has been operating since 1932. This school has a rich history of preparing children for Kindergarten using a diverse curriculum as well as religious experiences like weekly chapel and daily prayer.

Our mission is to provide a safe, nurturing environment for preschool children in a setting that embraces Christian values and principles while preparing them for further education.


• Bachelors degree or higher in Child Development, Early Childhood Education, or related field
• Have completed or plan to complete two Administrative Credential courses (EDU-261 and EDU-262)
• Minimum of 2 years experience as a center director, assistant director, lead teacher, administrator, or equivalent
• Knowledge of USDA and food guidelines for children
• Proficient with computer programs, such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and have the ability to learn other programs quickly
• Pass all background checks and certification as mandated by North Carolina and the Episcopal Church
• Experience with the Episcopal tradition


• Manage overall operations of the Preschool, serving one year olds to Pre-K
• Provide a safe, healthy, caring, and positive environment for staff, children, and families
• Ensure compliance with NC licensing standards and related regulations
• Manage budget and ensure healthy financial situation
• Procure classroom supplies, food, and other materials necessary for school operations
• Ensure that curriculum and developmentally appropriate practices are in place
• Assist teachers with weekly development and execution of the curriculum and program activities
• Provide staff development by offering programs during workdays and monthly staff meetings
• Participate in daily prayer and weekly chapel with the students and staff
• As a member of the St. James parish staff, attend weekly staff meetings
• All other duties as necessary

Please send a letter of interest and a résumé to employment@stjamesepiscopal.com

What type of commitment are you looking for?
Full time
Does this job pay?
What is the application process?
Send a letter of interest and a résumé to employment@stjamesepiscopal.com
When is the application deadline?
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