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Director of Long Island Preschool

Long Island CA


  1. To coordinate the daily operations of the School in compliance with state licensing and comply with applicable law and regulations.
  2. To direct the work of others when applicable.
  3. To establish the facility’s policy, program and budget.
  4. To maintain financial records and school records.
  5. To be a floating teacher when necessary.
  6. To recruit, employ, train and evaluate qualified staff, and terminate employment of staff, if applicable to the facility.
  7. To provide input in the selection, implementation and review of curriculum, equipment and resources.
  8. To provide leadership, support and vision to the Tzu Chi Great Love Preschool.
  9. To facilitate the development of school-wide vision, goal setting and positive school culture.
  10. To correspond to Tzu Chi Philosophy of Humanity and Chinese culture.
  11. To initiate opportunities for communication between parents, students, teachers, and all other school stakeholders.
  12. To manage and direct safe school programs including emergency operations and student discipline.
  13. To develop and implement relevant and meaningful professional development for instructional personnel.
  14. To consistently supervise the implementation of Tzu Chi Bilingual/Character Education curriculum and guide teaching staff to insure a quality program.
  15. To guide and encourage the activities of parents and Tzu Chi volunteers.
  16. To maintain a professional relationship with all volunteers.
  17. To develop and distribute monthly newsletters and yearly calendars.
  18. To maintain the highest enrollment capacity and plan ongoing marketing strategies in the community.
  19. To be in compliance with Tzu Chi dress code policy.
  20. It is mandatory to attend all Tzu Chi meetings and trainings consistently.
  21. To maintain confidentiality of the information regarding the children.
  22. To perform any and all other duties as assigned.


Master of Science
Major: Early Childhood Education


Evidence of at least one year of successful teaching experience in a elementary school.


Foundation in Health and Safety Certificate
Child Abuse Reporting and Prevention Certificate
Certificate for Managing Challenging Behavior
Identifying and Responding to Anaphylaxis Certificate


Annual Salary $70,000.00 ~$80,000.00


  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


Long Island Preschool


Please email your resume to [email protected]. Tzu Chi Foundation USA is a nonprofit organization. We offer competitive benefit package including paid health insurance, vacation, sick leave, and more.

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