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Daycare Directors manage child care centers and coordinate staff. Typical duties listed on Daycare Director resumes include developing curriculum, making sure that safety regulations are respected, recruiting and training new staff, budgeting, keeping in touch with parents, and handling marketing activities. The most successful resume samples showcase leadership, organization, financial planning skills, communication and teamwork. Daycare Directors come from various educational backgrounds and often have childhood education experience. Most candidates to this role hold an Associate's Degree in a relevant field.

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Daycare Director

Maintained daily operation of facilities in compliance with Illinois Department of Children and Family Services Licensing Standard; complied with inspections and created necessary safety logs.

  • Interviewed, hired, and trained staff of 15+ people and supervised daily activities.
  • Created and implemented teaching curriculums for 60+ children, aged 6 weeks - 12 years of age.
  • Prepared the work schedule and teaching materials for teachers.
  • Made available the equipment and classroom supplies required for care center.
  • Coordinated with parents and responded to their queries and requests.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Certificate
AAS
Medical Assisting
AS
Associate of Science
2

Daycare Director

Supervised the morning and evening care program for an elementary private school.

  • Trained and developed the twenty staff members with various roles and responsibilities.
  • Monitored the day-to-day activities of ninety students and responded to areas of improvement by implementing new policies.
  • Interfaced with the Virginia Department of Social Services to ensure compliance with daycare license requirements.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
Business
Early Childhood Ed
3

Daycare Director

Promoted to Director of facility after one year of employment as Pre-K teacher

  • Developed and evaluated curriculum for Daycare ages 1-12 program for 2 facilities
  • Established a computer-based learning center for preschool aged children
  • Developed and delivered boardroom presentation based on performance analysis results
  • Conducted staff reviews, evaluations, meetings and training sessions on a weekly basis
  • Handled cash, payments, and receipts
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
4

Daycare Director/operator

Established all facility plans, policies and regulations, and communicated these to staff, parents, children and community.

  • Scheduled daily activities.
  • Provided safety and comfort of staff and children in the program.
  • Performed various record-keeping functions to maintain the operations of the program.
  • Conducted and documented all state required emergency drills.
  • Maintained the highest standard of professional behavior at all times in the program.
  • Maintained current First Aid and CPR training.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Healthcare Science
5

Daycare Director

Entrusted with the day to day operations within a Child Development Center.

  • Managed staff scheduling, payroll, and the Child Care Food Program.
  • Conducted Weekly meetings with Staff and Monthly meetings with Parents.
  • Served as Contract Director at it relates Abors.
  • Administered classes for staff training, and Developmental Appropriate Practices.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
4-blocks
AS
Early Childhood Education
BA
Bachelor of Arts
6

Assistant Daycare Director

Directed the activities of day care center in order to provide instruction and care for children

  • Executed daily operations of the daycare
  • Planned, developed and administered educational programs
  • Conferred with parents regarding facility activities, policies and enrollment procedures
  • Structured and maintained a fun healthy and educational environment for children and parents
  • Reviewed and evaluated facility activities in order to ensure conformance with state and local regulations
  • Reviewed and approved menu plans and food purchases
  • Arranged medical attention for ill or injured children in accordance with parental instructions
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
C
Microcomputing
BA
Business Administration
7

Daycare Director

Developed, posted, and deposited financial statements: monthly and yearly

  • Provided a safe and healthy environment for children as well as educational opportunities for families.
  • Responsible for implementing and tracking general maintenance and safety drills for the facility and program.
  • Planned, prepared, and submitted daily meals and snacks that met state regulations
  • Maintained confidential records in compliance with state facility standards
  • Provided support to Washington State child division and State meal program
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
8

Daycare Director

Monitored the learning environment for children ages 2-12

  • Organized and integrated daily educational opportunities to promote social, physical, and intellectual growth of the children including: lesson plans, reading stories, planned crafts, trips to library, park, swimming, and the museum.
  • Assisted with potty training
  • Cooked daily meals and assisted with light household chores
  • Supervised 4-5 employees
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BA
Sociology
Womens Studies
9

Daycare Director

  • Worked with the overall supervision of staff and children on a daily basis.
  • Prepared and implemented the teacher schedules to ensure that operations were adequately covered.
  • Worked on preparing grants and purchasing merchandise for the school with grant money. Ensured that the staff was certified in first aid and fire safety, and that they met all classroom hours required by state law.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Education
BA
Elementary Education / History
10

Daycare Director

Promotes and maintains enrollment for multiple programs at Belmont Charter and [company name]s

  • Hires, trains, schedules & manages 10 full-time staff & a team of 15-20 part-time staff throughout the year
  • Oversees the on-site full-day daycare program for staff members' infants and toddlers
  • Responsible for developing and implementing individual classroom behavior management plan
  • Collaborates with & assists school's leadership team to implement school-wide improvement efforts (Keystone STARS)
  • Manages subsidy billing & accounts receivable for Daycare programs at two sites
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Arts
BA
Communications

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