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Posted On: Jan 30, 2022

Director/Head of School

Montessori Kids Universe

Leander,TX, usa

Position Title: Director/ Head of School

Do you have a passion for early childhood education and looking for your next career step?

• Do you have experience running a successful preschool business?

• Is interacting with parents and getting them to entrust their child with you energizing?

• Are you great at building teams that care about quality education and have fun making a difference in children’s lives?

• Are you Montessori accredited or want to be?

• Would you enjoy being part of a management team committed to providing a premium preschool experience, growing the business, and providing a future career path?

We are a premium preschool for kids ages 8 weeks to 6 years opening in Summer 2022 in LEANDER, TEXAS. We are seeking a hands-on leader, experienced at sales and marketing, building strong teams and creating a high performing culture.

This leadership role includes:

• Working closely with the MKU owner on business planning to establish goals and objectives.

• Building a culture founded in quality, customer service, teamwork, fun and continuous improvement.

• Creating a safe, loving and nurturing environment where kids can learn to be their best.

• Achieving enrollment goals by being the primary contact for new and existing families, actively selling the value of the MKU experience.

• Building and leading a qualified team of teachers and staff, passionate about childhood education and the Montessori approach.

• Ensuring that all regulatory requirements are met.


• Ethical and dependable. Enthusiastic and energetic.

• A proactive and creative problem solver.

• Minimum 3 years in a preschool business management role.

• Strong business acumen, experienced in financial management.

• Knowledgeable of TEXAS Childcare Rules & Regulations.

• A love of children, and a passion for teaching.

• Montessori accreditation a plus, commitment to obtaining accreditation required.

• Experience in structured child development and assessment practices.

• Ability to implement curriculum and manage compliance.

• Enthusiastically serve as the “face” of the MKU Leander school, managing communications with parents and the community.

• Directly responsible for selling the value of the MKU to increase enrollments. Responsible for following-up on inquiries, scheduling appointments, conducting tours and tour follow-ups using ChildCare CRM.

• Ability to develop and maintain relationships with the local education and Montessori community and associations. Participation in community events and organizational outreach to increase awareness of the MKU brand.

• Confident leader with prior responsibility for hiring, training, coaching and firing of staff.

• Leadership through a positive, honest and transparent management style.

• Ability to conduct individual coaching, performance improvement reviews and create individual professional development plans.

Job Type: Full-time

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