Child Development Center Program Director

Is your primary goal to foster social and emotional development in children? Do you encourage your leaders to create strong, positive and secure relationships with adults and children? Is organization and planning/implementation a strong trait of yours? Then look no further! Little Sprouts Child Development Center has an opening for a Child Development Center Program Director.

The Program Director is responsible for planning, organizing, implementing, coordinating, and controlling services of the child development program. Including strategic planning, financials, policies, procedures, and staff management. Under general supervision, the director operate the child development program in conformance with institutional regulations and licensing provisions. Responsibilities include the overall management of the center and its operations, facilitating, planning and coordinating of the children\’s educational programs and activities.

Hours: minimum 40 hours/week, Monday-Friday
Wage: Based on experience

Education and/or Experience
– Bachelor\’s or associate\’s degree in early childhood education, education, or child/youth development; or
– Bachelor\’s degree with at least six credit hours in early childhood education, education or child/youth development; or
– Child Development Associate Credential; or High school diploma/GED, verifiable experience in organized group activities for children and successful completion of Department-approved training
– Previous management/leadership experience preferred

Certificates, Licensure, Registrations
– Applicable certificates, licensures, registrations and training as set forth in the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services administrative codes
– Infant and child CPR certified
– Safe with You and Early Learning Guideline Certification – ability to obtain within one (1) year of employment

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This institution is an EEO/AA Employer and Provider – Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

Additional Information
Position Type : Full Time
Shift : Day
Ref Code: 21-29-TCH-LS

Contact Information
100 Hospital Drive
Pender, NE 68047
Phone: 402-385-4019

Zone 3

Additional Information

Wage: Based on experience

Contact Information

Little Sprouts Child Development Center
614 Main Street Suite 5
Pender, Nebraska 68047

Quinn Gutzmann
(p) (402) 385-4019
(f) (402) 922-4414

How to Apply

Go to our website at, click on the Career\’s link, select Little Sprouts Child Development Center, and the position in which you wish to apply.