The Well Preschool

Center Director

Reference ID : 77240
Location : Madison, WI
Category : None
Job Type : Full Time



We are searching for a Center Director join our awesome team at our movement & wellness-based preschool & child care.


The Center Director will:


  • Ensure the happiness, quality of program and safety of all the children at The Well
  • Support school coverage
  • Create daily schedules
  • Deliver on the expectations of The Well to treat our families and customers with the highest standard of service
  • Assist the administrator in the development and refinement of the center’s programs
  • Supervise planning and implementation of center’s programs
  • Responsible to maintain an impeccable licensing track record
  • Supervise, motivate and hold staff accountable
  • Conduct staff meetings
  • Direct and delegate the orientation of new classroom staff
  • Plan continuing education training and professional development for staff
  • Ensure the cleanliness of the facility is impeccable through delegation of tasks
  • Other responsibilities may include but are not limited to: billing, payroll, maintenance requests, basic maintenance and repairs


  • Passionate about working with children and families
  • At least 21 years of age
  • High school diploma
  • Bachelor’s Degree in early childhood education/development or related field (preferred)
  • Meet training and experience requirements in one of the DCF-approved combinations as stated in the rules book. (please ask The Well to provide additional information if unclear) (preferred)
  • Possess certificate from The Registry, verifying training requirements have been met (preferred)
  • Minimum Registry level 12, with desire to obtain level 14

Nice To Haves

  • Entrepreneurial attitude
  • Change agent
  • Ability to communicate to all stakeholders
  • Great work ethic and history of timely and consistent attendance
  • Self-motivated and ability to perform at a high level, unsupervised
  • Natural leader, who has been leading others their whole life
  • Experience with all of Microsoft Office Suite products
  • Experience in the full HR cycle, including hiring and termination
  • Background in athletics or arts
  • Master’s degree in applicable field


  • Supportive team environment with a focus on both professional and personal wellness
  • Family friendly environment with fun activities planned to engage the preschool community
  • Competitive wages above the county-wide average
  • Paid time off, rewarding employee longevity
  • Paid holidays
  • Healthcare with different options to best meet your needs
  • Paid weekly planning time, staff meetings, 2 professional development days
  • 1 hour break every day
  • Anniversary & performance bonuses

Minimum Education : Bachelor's
Job Type : Full Time
Category : None
Minimum Experience : None
Location : Madison, WI

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