Preschool Director

Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $50,000
Maximum: $60,000



Start Date


Application Deadline



90 Bowery
2nd Floor
New York
New York
United States


The Preschool Director is a full-time position reporting directly to the Executive Director, he/she will be responsible for the delivery of SWAN preschool educational program including classroom coordination, teachers management, curriculum implementation and following responsibilities:

  • Assist Executive Director to ensure preschool programs and goals are implemented to support SWAN’s mission and objectives
  • Work alongside the Educational Director in curriculum development and design of curriculum materials
  • Responsible for preschool day-to-day operation function
  • Provide supervision, evaluation, support and instructional guidance to preschool teachers and teacher assistants
  • Ensure students’ academic, social, emotional and physical needs are met
  • Manage and execute education programs within budget parameters
  • Responsible for preschool communication to parents
  • Prepare and submit required reports and maintains accurate programming records
  • Participate in Quality Improvement Project
  • Conduct or participate in workshops, committees, and conferences designed to promote intellectual, social and physical welfare of students
  • Performed other duties as assigned by Executive Director


  • A bachelor degree in Education, Early Childhood Education and/or Child Psychology
  • Two or more years’ of teaching experience in preschool or elementary school setting
  • Current Valid Certification issued by the State Education Department pursuant to 8 NYCRR required
  • Ability to maintain a safe and nurturing environment
  • Ability to effectively communicate with parents, students and teachers
  • Personal qualities of integrity, credibility and commitment to education
  • English/Chinese bilingual skills and bicultural capabilities preferred but not required


Medical and dental insurance

Paid family leave

Paid vacation and sick/personal days

Level of Language Proficiency

English Required

Mandarin Preferred

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

Interested applicants please email your resume and cover letter to