Job Opportunities
Hiring full-time Director of Early Learning Center
Saraland UMC is hiring a full-time director of our Early Learning Center. This position directs the approximately 16 staff and 100 children, ages birth through K4, Monday-Friday
, throughout the year as well as the expanded program through grade five during the summer. This position oversees the administrative, management, programming, and spiritual areas of this ministry. The goal is to establish a foundation of faith and education for children and to connect children and families into the wider ministries of Saraland UMC. Our program remains consistently at full-capacity, with a strong reputation in our area. We desire to stand apart by providing small class sizes, hands-on love and care for each child, the highest possible educational foundation for children preparing for kindergarten, and a growing relationship with Jesus.

Some requirements include:

-Previous personnel management or administrative leadership experience, especially within a ministry or educational setting for children.

-Committed Christian and active engaged member of a local church.

-Willingness to become a worshiping, serving member of Saraland UMC.

-Team leader with experience handling conflict and management

-A degree or certification in education is a plus.

Some Job Responsibilities include:

-Administration: Overseeing budget, tuition, purchasing, posting payments, records and database management.

-Visioning

-Management of staff

-Communication

-Educational Objectives: Oversee curriculum and teaching plans

-Spiritual Objectives: Connecting families to faith and the ministries of Saraland UMC

-Overseeing Health and Safety Standards and requirements

To apply, please submit a resume to

mike@saralandumc.org