Assistant Preschool Director

Children of America - New Berlin, WI


At Children of America, our commitment is to enhance the developmental growth and learning experience of every child. For more than 18 years Children of America has been the trusted daycare leader among parents and colleagues. Our classrooms are safe, nurturing environments for children six weeks to five years, offering age-appropriate, play-based opportunities for exploration and discovery. From infants to toddlers, preschoolers to kindergarteners, our highly trained teachers lead each child to reach developmental milestones, preparing the children for social and academic readiness.

Job Description

COA is looking for a motivated self-starter for an Assistant Director position in a childcare setting. The candidate must have strong leadership skills, excellent communication skills, and have a good understanding of age appropriate activities for young children. We intentionally staff our schools with individuals who are talented and genuinely enthusiastic about child development. We encourage collaboration, cherish open communication, and create an outstanding work-life balance by supporting leaders and staff members every step of the way.

As an Assistant Director you will:
Motivate staff to maximize collaboration, retention and growth
Collaborate with the center director to maintain the day to day operations of the center
Partner with parents from enrollment to meeting the educational needs of their children
Manage your time as you support multiple classrooms and staff
Nurture your leadership skills and grow your career through various opportunities

Must meet Wisconsin State standards for Childcare Program Director.
BA or AA in Early childhood education or CDA Have reached Level 14 per the WI Registry
Minimum of 2 years of experience in childcare or early education; either in a teaching position or supervisory/administrative position.
Minimum of 2 years of childcare supervisory experience.

  • Salary dependent on experience and level of education.
We offer a strong benefit package that includes the following:

Comprehensive healthcare including Medical, Dental and Vision coverage
Employee Childcare Discount Program
Life, Accident, & Disability Insurance Plan coverage
A 401k plan
Paid vacation, sick time and company Paid Holidays
Employee Referral Program and bonus compensation
Exclusive discounts at Avis Rent a Car
Through "AlphaPerks" providing savings / discounts with retailers, entertainment, hotels, pet insurance, identity theft & prepaid legal services and savings on home and auto insurance.

Children of America is an Equal Opportunity Employer.