Preschool Coordinator- YMCA of Metropolitan Chattanooga

JOB TITLE – Preschool Coordinator

Reporting to the Downtown Preschool Director, the Preschool Coordinator is responsible for general administrative assistance in leading the organization and implementation of a high quality, licensed Preschool program.

Status: Full-time, non-exempt

Job Duties:

· Designated to be in charge in the absence of the Director

· In charge of opening and/or closing the preschool daily

· Distributing breakfast, lunch & snack to classrooms

· Review and approve weekly lesson plans

· Review and post weekly teacher scheduling

· Train new teachers on curriculum and developmentally appropriate practices

· Perform daily observations of TN-ELDS implementation

· Write and distribute monthly newsletter

· Organize events and prepare monthly marketing calendar

· Manage inventory of supplies for preschool

· Assist Director with annual licensing requirements and assessment preparations

· Update hallway bulletin boards and decoration of facility common areas

· Other duties, as assigned


· At least two years of college training or DHS recognized credential.

· 1-2 years related group care experience as a supervisor of child care programs.

· Minimum age of 21.

· Fulfillment of state-specific hiring standards.

· Ability to relate effectively to diverse groups of people from all social and economic segments of the community.

· Sufficient strength, agility and mobility to perform essential functions of position and to safely supervise children’s activities.


· Certifications in CPR, First Aid, AED within 30 days of hire.

· New Staff Orientation required upon hire.

· State required training for licensed site.

To apply for this position, send resume to:

Cut-off date for applying for this position is Tuesday, July 9.