Preschool Extended Program Coordinator
(Hours: 11:30 – 6 pm, Monday - Friday, full time during summer and vacation camps)
Children’s Day School (CDS) in San Francisco seeks a dynamic leader for its preschool after school program, and preschool summer and vacation camps. Reporting to the Early Childhood Program Director and the Extended Program Director, the Coordinator is responsible for managing the extended program, preschool camps, and leading the afternoon teaching staff in providing a developmentally appropriate preschool program for a mixed-age program (ages 3-5). To learn more about CDS, visit our website at www.cds-sf.org.
CDS is located on a beautiful, secluded half-acre in the Mission near Dolores Park. Our after school program employs the use of indoor bungalows, wood chips area and climbing structure, farm and garden (featuring six chickens and two sheep!), and a preschool yard with sandbox, mud kitchen, water, and tricycles.
Hire, lead, and manage the early childhood after school team and liaise with the school day teaching team. Collaborate, problem-solve and communicate with school day teaching team members, Early Childhood Program Director, and Extended Program Director.
Assist Extended Program Director with leading and managing the early childhood summer program and holiday camps. Assist with hiring and managing teams of preschool camp teachers. Collaborate with extended program administration to...
Manage, plan and implement an exciting, challenging, child-centered and developmentally appropriate preschool curriculum for the extended program.
Encourage children to take initiative to solve problems and pursue their own educational interests. Help children think, investigate and ask questions as part of the educational process. Strive to meet each child’s individual needs.
Support a physically and emotionally safe environment that nurtures and facilitates the development of both children and families. Collaborate with families toward their child’s success.
Work with the Extended Program Director to plan and staff school vacation, and summer camps.
The ideal candidate will:
The successful candidate will:
Salary will be based on qualifications and experience. Excellent benefits offered including medical, dental and vision insurance and a retirement plan.
CDS is a racially and ethnically diverse community and we seek the same in our faculty and staff.
To apply, visit http://www.cds-sf.org or call 415-861-5432 ex.349 if you have any questions