We are building a brighter future, and we want YOU to be a part of it! It’s our responsibility to ensure a safe, caring, and educational environment for all of our children and families. We are always accepting applications for all of our centers and programs. KIDS INC. has centers in Marion, Cedar Rapids, and Coralville.
Assistant Administrators are responsible for assisting the Center Director with setting the tone for the facility, managing the curriculum, overseeing physical facilities, hiring staff and managing the overall image of the center. They also must ensure compliance with all local and federal laws governing child care, both in regard to the physical environment and the staff, as well as managing the general financial affairs of the child care facility.
Assistant Administrators work with the Center Director and qualified lead staff to develop an appropriate curriculum and ensure that it complies with state and federal requirements.
The Assistant Administrators will help make sure that the center's physical facilities comply with local, state and federal laws and are a safe and appropriate environment for children. Assistant Administrators must have knowledge of local, state and federal laws regarding safety requirements and inspection and certification procedures, and ensure that the center complies with those requirements.
Assistant Administrators helps manages this staff, developing job descriptions, interviewing candidates, maintaining staff development and education and, if necessary, managing disciplinary processes. Assistant Administrators are also responsible for maintaining their own qualifications; most states require child care center directors to complete continuing education courses each year, in addition to other requirements.
Parental Communication and Involvement
While for many parents, their child's teacher is the primary point of contact in the center, the Director and Assistant Administrator often serves as the 'face' of the center, managing communication with parents and the community. Directors and Assistant Administrators also often meet with parents of prospective children to determine whether the center is a good fit for the family.
Be dedicated to the development of lifelong learners by equipping students with the knowledge and skills to confidently meet life's challenges as responsible, productive citizens. Essential Duties and Responsibilities:** (Other duties may be assigned.)
Enhance Academic performance