Job Title: Assistant Director, Early Childhoood Center

School/Institution: Kehillat Israel ECC

Location - Area: Pacific Palisades, CA

Job Description: Kehillat Israel Reconstructionist Congregation of Pacific Palisades is seeking an Assistant Director for our Molly Steinsapir Early Childhood Center (ECC). The role of the Assistant Director of the ECC is to help ensure the smooth operation of our preschool and parenting center and uphold, maintain and ensure our reputation as a premier preschool and parenting center. If you want to be an integral component of a premier, play-based preschool and parenting center, then this is the opportunity for you.

The ECC Assistant Director will assist and support our ECC Director in the management and day-to-day operation of the site including: staff development, budget reporting, ensuring compliance with policies and regulations, program implementation both in and out of the classroom, administrative duties, and supporting and maintaining our social media presence.

Requirements: Ability to promote positive, constructive, and supportive relationships with parents, community groups, staff, and children
High degree of comfort and experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and G-Suite (Google Docs, Sheets, Forms, etc.)
Meet Title 22 regulations for a fully qualified teacher (preferred)
Bachelor’s Degree (required) in related field (preferred)
Minimum of five years of experience with children ages 0-5 (required)
Minimum of two years of supervisory experience (preferred)
Current CPR/First Aid certification in infant and child (preferred or attend training upon hire)
COVID-19 Consideration: Candidate is required to be fully vaccinated (barring a legally valid exemption).

School/Institution Mission: Kehillat Israel is an inclusive Jewish community, which honors diverse religious and spiritual backgrounds. Guided by the Reconstructionist principle to value both the wisdom of the past and the need for evolving belief and practice, KI seeks to create a sacred space in which its members of all ages find meaning, purpose, and joy.

Type of School: Preschool

Denomination: Reconstructionist

Part-time/Full-time: Full Time

Compensation: Excellent compensation commensurate with education and experience (range provided upon request to interviewed candidates)

Benefits: -Competitive employee benefits including participation in a group health, dental and vision insurance plans, ability to participate in our 403b retirement plan, paid vacation, paid sick leave, paid holidays each subject to the terms and conditions of plan documents and KI policies
-A great working environment and opportunity for professional growth

How to apply: Please email Alana Levitt, alevi[email protected], with your resume and cover letter. The subject line of your email should be “ECC AD Resume & Cover.”