Pleasant Grove is a progressive community of faith that values authentic worship experiences that foster a connection to
God and to one another as we seek to be transfigured ever-more closely into the image of Christ.

Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church is seeking an experienced leader to oversee our Preschool program and month-
long summer camp. This is a full-time position perfect for a person passionate about the education of young children and
values a play-based program guided by developmentally appropriate practice. Occasional evening and weekend hours
are required to attend preschool events, board meetings, fundraisers, etc.

Required Qualifications:
● Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
● A degree in Early Childhood Education, CDA or equivalent
● A minimum of five years experience in the field of early childhood education
● A strong understanding of developmentally appropriate practice
● Experience with personnel management.

Preferred Knowledge and Skills:
● Organization development
● Administrative planning
● Marketing; social media
● Early childhood regulations and guidelines
● Church and Community relations
● Finance; budgets, bookkeeping, payroll

Responsibilities: will include, but are not limited to the following:
● Develop and implement reopening plan to align with CDC and DHHS guidelines
● Manage daily operations and staff
● Plan, supervise, and implement a developmentally appropriate play-based curriculum.
● Implement school policies and budget as set by the Preschool Board
● Ensure that facilities are safe, clean and healthy and align with CDC, DHHS guidelines and PGUMC Safe Sanctuaries
● Oversee payroll, supply purchasing, tuition collection
● Supervise confidential preschool children’s and staff records
● Recruit, hire, train, supervise, and review staff and volunteers
● Recruit and retain families; give tours, meet with parents
● Attend church staff meetings and other church committee meetings as required
● Schedule and lead monthly preschool staff meetings
● Provide regular updates, on preschool status to the preschool board

All interested applicants should submit the following to
● Cover Letter
● Resume
● Salary Requirements

PGUMC Is an Equal Opportunity Employer