Director of Early Childhood

Yeshivah of Flatbush | Brooklyn, NJ, United States

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Posted Date 11/17/2023

**About Us:**

Yeshivah of Flatbush is a renowned educational institution focused on integrating the best of Judaic and General studies to produce caring, committed, and educated Orthodox Jews. Our Early Childhood Department is a flourishing hub of innovative learning experiences for young children, dedicated to nurturing their curiosity, creativity, and love for learning within a caring Jewish environment. 


**Job Overview:**

We are seeking an inspiring, talented, and dedicated Director of our Early Childhood Department to lead our rapidly expanding program. This is an excellent opportunity to become part of our devoted leadership team and help shape our youngest scholars' future. We are offering a competitive compensation package at the top of the salary range to attract the best talent in the field. 


**Key Responsibilities:**


  1. Lead and manage the Early Childhood Department, ensuring the delivery of high-quality education that aligns with our institution's mission and values.
  2. Inspire, support, and mentor our dedicated faculty, fostering a nurturing and professional environment for personal and professional growth.
  3. Communicate effectively and proactively with parents, staff, and lay leaders, building strong relationships and promoting transparency and mutual respect.
  4. Strategically plan for the department's future, identifying areas for growth and improvement and implementing innovative solutions.
  5. Ensure compliance with all applicable regulations and standards for early childhood education, as well as adherence to our school’s policies and procedures.
  6. Collaborate with other department heads and the school administration to further the school's overall mission. 




  1. Masters degree in Early Childhood Education or related field required; advanced degree preferred.
  2. A minimum of five years of relevant experience in early childhood education, with progressive responsibility in administration or leadership roles. However, raw talent, innovation, and potential are just as valuable, if not more, than the length of experience.
  3. Excellent leadership and team-building skills.
  4. Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  5. Knowledge of and commitment to Jewish educational values and the school's mission.
  6. Fluency in English and Hebrew is preferred.



Yeshiva of Flatbush is pleased to be offering a top of the range compensation package in order to attract the best talent in the field.  Additionally, the Director of Early Childhood is eligible to receive our competitive benefits package, including 8% retirement match.

  • Relocation package available
  • Referral bonus will be given to the person who refers the Director of ECE candidate who is ultimately hired


At Yeshiva of Flatbush, we believe in nurturing not only our students but also our staff. Therefore, we offer extensive professional development opportunities and a supportive, collaborative work environment. If you have a passion for early childhood education, are innovative in your approach, and are excited to join a dynamic and devoted team, we would love to hear from you.


*Please note: only applicants who meet the aforementioned qualifications will be contacted.*

Salary175,000.00 - 200,000.00 Annual
Full Time
Preschool Director
Organization Type
Education & Schools
Retirement Plans | Paid Holidays | Paid Vacation | Relocation Available | Sick Days
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