Calvary Young Children's School

Early Childhood - Assistant Director

Reference ID : 57708
Location : Nashville, TN
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Full Time



Calvary Young Children's School in the Green Hills area of Nashville is seeking an Assistant Director who is enthusiastic about working with young children. CYCS is a DHS licensed, Three Star Quality preschool program that serves children 6 weeks to five years. We provide a safe, nurturing Christian environment for our children, families, and staff.

The Assistant Director is responsible for assisting the Program Director in ensuring the health, safety, and quality of education for all children in the center's care. Under the direction of the Program Director, the Assistant Director collaborates with the staff to ensure that classroom activities are delivered, and that the needs of the students and the goals of the center are met appropriately. We provide a safe, nurturing Christian environment for our children, families, and staff. 

Please send resume to Julie.schoonover at


  • Assume duties of Program Director as needed
  • Maintain compliance with state licensing standards and Health Department regulations
  • Maintain proper staff/child ratios
  • Follow center policies
  • Process enrollment paperwork for new and existing families
  • Meet with and welcome new families. Maintain professional and supportive relationships with families
  • Maximize client retention through effective customer relationship management
  • Assist with budget management and operate within budget parameters
  • Assist in the hiring and retention of staff, orientation, training, and evaluation


  • Bachelor's Degree in early childhood or related field
  • Minimum 5 years experience leading and managing staff
  • Experience using Microsoft Office, Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Knowledge or experience with childcare licensing 

Nice To Haves


  • Opportunity to participate in group health insurance
  • Opportunity to participate in life insurance
  • Retirement plan for full-time employees after 1 year
  • Fifty percent discount on childcare for full-time employees
  • Opportunities for continued professional development in early childhood
  • PTO
  • Paid holidays

Salary : $47,000 to $52,000/Yr
Minimum Education : Bachelor's
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : 5 Yrs
Location : Nashville, TN

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