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WMNI Vision Statement
We envision an army, united in its dedication to boldly follow where God leads, maximizing every opportunity to reach out in love with the life changing of the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
The Assistant Director is responsible for maintaining professional and administrative functions. Ensure that all office functions are carried out in a timely and professional manner. Assist in keeping the Beginnings Child Care Center in licensing compliance.
Must be familiar and comply with all regulations and requirements from the following agencies and systems:
This position requires proficiency in all items covered under responsibilities and requirements for Assistant Teachers, Lead Teachers and assists the Director in all functions of the program. The Assistant Director will be trained to assist the Director as requested in the following areas:
Head Start program requirements & billing procedures
Manage all aspects of the Department of Education Child and Adult Care Food Program, CACFP.
Maintain accurate receipts for purchases and petty cash.
Maintain supply shopping procedures working with the Director to plan for and purchase items needed for activities and snack preparation.
Prepare, collect and maintain accurate records. These include:
Promote community involvement and a positive self-image through social media, advertisements, tours to interested groups, and working as an advocate for the care of young, children as assigned.
Work with the Director to oversee the cleaning and maintenance of BCC.
Work with the Director to schedule in-service training and professional development for staff and attend conferences to increase skills and knowledge related to child care as assigned.
Work with the Director to develop Child Care Committee meeting and Booster Club agendas, assist in facilitating the meetings and taking minutes at the meetings. Follow through with items discussed by the committee as assigned.
Assist the Director with and participate in special activities that include but are not limited to Movie Night, Bake Sales, Cookie Dough Sales and Student Commencement.
Minimum of an Associate’s Degree in Child Development or a related field and/or experience directly related to the operation of a child care program
Minimum of two year’s experience directly related to child care work preferred.
Must also have good communication skills, both written and verbal, and have experience dealing with the public.
Computer fluency including Windows and Excel
BCC follows the Department of Human Services, Office of Children and Adult Licensing regulations regarding health of personnel.