As of May 31st we will be looking to hire a new Executive Director:
Founded in 1971, HYCCC is one of six NAEYC-accredited centers located on campus that serve Harvard University and local families. The Center serves 55 children from 3 months to five years of age in 6 classrooms with an experienced teaching staff of 20. Parents are involved in their child’s classroom through weekly work shifts, fostering a cooperative community between parents and staff. HYCCC strives to develop strong individual relationships stressing respect for all children and their families and teaching with intention. A high quality center, HYCCC offers excellent teacher to child ratios, a state-of-the-art renovated green facility, and a commitment to professional development.
Director Job Responsibilities:
We are seeking an experienced early care and education director who will work very closely with teachers and parents, and other Harvard affiliated center directors, and has outstanding leadership, interpersonal and communication skills. The position of Executive Director would begin in Summer 2013.
Key responsibilities of the Executive Director will be to:
· Oversee day-to-day operations of the Center, including enrollment and budget development
· Work with the Board of Directors to develop and implement strategic path for the Center
· Provide vision and leadership through a team-based approach
· Maintain strong relationships with families and staff
· Assure all policies, licensing and NAEYC accreditation procedures are followed
· M.A. or B.A. in Early Childhood Education or related field (Master’s preferred)
· EEC Director II qualified
· Minimum 3 to 5 years experience in a supervisory role
· Experience with NAEYC accreditation a plus
HYCCC offers an excellent salary and benefits package and a supportive work environment.
How to Apply:
Please email or send a resume and cover letter to: Janet Hanrahan, Mills Consulting Group, Inc. 191 Sudbury Rd., Suite 30, Concord, MA 01742 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Fax: (978) 369-1741 Phone (978) 369-2001
Additionally HYCCC currently has open teaching positions for the 2012-2013 school year for infant and Floating teachers. If you are interested, please send in your resume and cover letter.
Harvard Yard is a non-profit, parent cooperative that serves Harvard University and the surrounding community. The center is open from 8:30-5:30pm, and is located near Harvard Square (a ten minute walk away). We will have 6 different classrooms varying in ages of 3 months to 5 years.
Teaching experience (early childhood setting preferred)
EEC teacher certified or qualified
Open to a flexible schedule
Ability to work effectively with children, families, and teachers
Harvard Yard offers an excellent work environment with competitive salary and benefits,
including 100% health coverage and 3 weeks vacation.
If interested, please send a cover letter and resume to:
Harvard Yard Child Care Center, Inc.
25 Francis Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138
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