The Director would be responsible for the daily operations of the Radiant Daycare Center. They ensure a safe and educational environment for young children, manage teaching staff, develop curricula in coordination with teachers, communicate with parents, and uphold the center’s reputation.

We are looking to hire a qualified day care director to manage our day-to-day operations and establish and sustain a positive learning environment for children. You will oversee the coordination of education programs that comply with local and federal regulations, ensure that facilities are maintained, manage and support a complement of daycare staff, and manage the center's financial affairs.

The successful applicant will have demonstrable experience in managing all aspects of a daycare center or nursery school, as well as strong leadership skills. You should display a friendly demeanor, deep knowledge of childcare facility requirements, have a love for children, and strive to create a supportive and encouraging environment for both children and teachers. Early childhood development experience is a plus.

Role Responsibilities:

- Ensure a safe, happy, and stimulating environment for children.

- Manage and coordinate curricula with staff that complies with state and federal requirements.

- Ensure that center facilities are safe for children and comply with laws and regulations.

- Evaluate and purchase materials, equipment, and supplies.

- Manage and support teaching staff and promote their professional development.

- Interview, hire, and train new staff members, ensuring they meet all policies and legal requirements.

- Complete ongoing training and courses to remain up to date on daycare standards and procedures.

- Communicate and meet with parents regarding their children and the center’s policies.

- Manage and oversee the budget and accounts and ensure that the center remains profitable.

- Develop and facilitate a marketing and communications plan.


- Associate’s or bachelor's degree in a related field.

- Early childhood education experience preferred.

- Licensure is required. This daycare welcomes ABC vouchers.

- Comply with local, state, and federal laws governing child care.

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

- Strong leadership and interpersonal


- Excellent organizational, problem-solving, and time-management skills.

- Friendly and approachable demeanor.

- Maintains a professional appearance, attitude, and work ethic at all times.

This is a new daycare taking over an existing facility, so any experience in starting a daycare would be a plus!

Radiant is a gospel-centered and intentionally multiethnic church. We offer a dynamic and friendly working environment as well as:

- Competitive salary

- Generous PTO

- Retirement, Health Insurance, and other benefits

- Personal and professional development opportunities