Program Manager- Before and After School
Site Director for Before and/or After School - Opportunities available in: Bristow, Gainesville, Haymarket, Manassas, Dumfies, Nokesville, and Woodbridge VAAbout the Position: Do you have a passion for learning? Do you desire to make a difference in the life of a child and spark excitement into the learning process? If so, the Site Director position at AlphaBEST, in oit Prince William area schools, is perfect for you! We offer Site Director training, competitive salary, benefits, and free care for employee's school-aged children. Program hours are 5:45-9:00 am and 3:00-6:30 pm (Approximately 35-38 hours/week)Our goal is to inspire young minds to see the world as a place brimming with possibilities for discovery. The Site Director will provide leadership, supervision, and coordination of the before and after-school program. You will have the opportunity to partner with the school, parents and your team to facilitate learning through passionate delivery of our high-quality programming. Our unique curriculum is designed to be actively engaging for children and "teacher friendly", for ease of delivery.If you thrive in an environment that promotes success through creativity, innovation, collaboration and fun, you will jump at this challenge. Come be a part of an awesome team of committed individuals with a passion for children and learning.In this exciting role, you'll be trained and have the chance to do the following:Direct the daily operations of the program in support of policies and proceduresMotivate, train, develop and oversee all on-site staffOrganize, evaluate, and oversee the school site to create a fun and engaging learning environmentFoster relationships by creating open and ongoing communication with parents and school administrationProvide a caring family-oriented environment where positive child/adult relationships are developedProvide guidance and feedback to help team members strengthen knowledge and skills to accomplish individual and team goalsMaintain a weekly control system which includes monitoring of billing and payments Maintain VA State child-care licensure compliance at the designated school siteRequired Qualifications:Flexible and demonstrates a passion to work with children in a learning environmentProvide a supportive and caring environment for childrenAbility to communicate in a professional manner with children, parents, staff, and other managementAbility to successfully pass and maintain criminal background history checks and Child Protective Services RegistryStrong attention to detail and accuracyWell-organized, thorough, and highly reliable/dependableAbility to remain calm and maintain a high-level of professionalism and personal and work ethics/integrity at all timesBasic Microsoft Office experience preferredAll Site Directors shall be at least 21 years of age and meet ONE OF THE FOLLOWING for state licensing qualifications:A graduate degree in a child-related field such as elementary education, nursing, or recreation from a college or university and six (6) months of programmatic experience.A bachelor's degree in a child-related field such as elementary education, nursing, or recreation from a college or university and one (1) year of programmatic experience.One (1) year of programmatic experience and forty-eight (48) semester hours of seventy-two (72) quarter hours of college credit from a college or university of which twelve (12) semester hours or eighteen (18) quarter hours are in a child-related subject.Two (2) years of programmatic experience with one (1) year in a supervisory capacity and one of the following: CDA, AA degree in a child-related field, or a one year early childhood certificate that consists of 30 semester hours.SALARY AND BENEFITS: AlphaBEST offers a competitive salary based on education and experience. Base pay is $19.00 per hour. We offer a strong benefits package to include medical, dental, vision, and life insurance along with 401K, long-term disability, and paid leave.