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Academy Site Supervisor / Director
Kiddie Academy of Almaden Valley

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Kiddie Academy of Almaden Valley
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Job Summary

$80k per year
Job Type
Job Last Posted
Job posted 1 day ago
Job Role
Building Supervisor, School Administration

Job Description

KIDDIE ACADEMY OF ALMADEN VALLEY is looking for an experienced and enthusiastic DIRECTOR for their preschool / educational daycare center in Almaden Valley neighborhood of San Jose, California.

Kiddie Academy is a leader in education-based child care with over 200 academies located in 24 states. Our Almaden Valley child care center is state-of-the-art, with capacity to enroll 164 children, from ages 6 weeks to 5 years old. Kiddie Academy of Almaden Valley offers full & part time care and summer camp programs.

Director responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Oversee day-to-day operations and maintain a center that meets or exceeds company guidelines, licensing requirements, health regulations, and fire codes, as well as keep all permits and licenses current
  • Conduct tours for prospective parents, recruit and enroll new families, and assist management’s efforts to quickly ramp up and meet the academy’s enrollment goals
  • Create and execute local marketing plans (both internal and external) necessary to drive new enrollment and maintain desired capacity
  • Recruit, train and retain quality staff; Manage staff scheduling and other personnel-related matters
  • Establish strong positive working relationships and communicate effectively with corporate office, staff, parents, children, state licensing authorities, vendors and other members of the community
  • Manage the finances of the center according to the business plan and within budgetary guidelines; Ensure all finance-related record keeping requirements are met


  • Bachelor’s Degree in early childhood education – Masters preferred
  • 6+ years of experience in early childhood education setting
  • 3+ years of experience as a Director of licensed child care programs
  • Successful track record recruiting and enrolling new families into child care programs
  • Deep understanding of NAEYC and/or NAC accreditation and California state licensing standards
  • Excellent leadership, motivational, and organizational skills required
  • Strong customer service and communication skills (both written and oral) required
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Office 365, as well as general computer knowledge
  • Experience with managing budgets and implementing marketing programs
  • Physical agility, high energy, and ability to work both indoors and outdoors
  • Qualified candidates only.


  • Competitive Salary and Benefits Package, including health/dental insurance, 401K, paid vacation, and ongoing trainings

Kiddie Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Business Overview

Our Story

Welcome to Kiddie Academy of Cupertino. We know that choosing a child care center is one of the most difficult decisions a parent has to make. Many child care centers do not provide the nurturing, qualified teaching staff, variety of activities or educational advantages that you want for your children. Kiddie Academy of Cupertino provides all of those things in a safe, modern, fully equipped facility.

Our Academy will be like a second home for your children because we do everything in our power to ensure that their physical, emotional, social and educational needs are met every day. Our days are filled with enriching activities, exciting learning experiences and wholesome meals and snacks.

Our primary goals are to prepare your children for a life of learning and to instill in them self-confidence and self-esteem. Before you make your child care decision, please accept our invitation to visit Kiddie Academy of Cupertino. Our Academy is conveniently located at 19875 Stevens Creek Boulevard, Cupertino, California, USA 95014. We look forward to meeting you and your children.

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