Preschool Director

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Melah Gabert

melah.gabert@gmail.com | (482) 248-3917 | San Francisco, CA

Summary


Experience


Preschool Director at Apple Preschools, CAApr 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 20 teachers and support staff in providing quality care and education to 200 children aged 3-5.
  • Implemented new curriculum and assessment tools that improved student outcomes by 15%.
  • Negotiated with city officials for a new facility that doubled capacity and included an outdoor playground.
  • Hired, trained, and mentored 5 assistant directors who went on to lead their own preschool programs.
  • Wrote grants that secured $100,000 in funding for educational materials, professional development opportunities for staff, and scholarships for low-income families.
  • Collaborated with other local preschools to develop a district-wide early childhood literacy initiative.

Assistant Preschool Director at The Preschool Place, CAJul 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Led team of 15 teachers and assistants in daily operations.
  • Implemented new curriculum successfully, resulting in increased enrollment by 20%.
  • Negotiated with vendors to get best prices on supplies and equipment.
  • Wrote successful grant proposals that resulted in $10,000 in funding for the preschool.
  • Trained staff members on effective classroom management techniques.
  • Organized and oversaw annual fundraiser that raised over $5,000.

Lead Preschool Teacher at WeeCare Preschools, CAAug 2015 - Jun 2019

  • Led a team of 4 teachers and 20 students.
  • Implemented new teaching methods that increased student engagement by 25%.
  • Developed curriculum for 3-5 year olds that was adopted district-wide.
  • Trained new teachers in effective classroom management techniques.
  • Received "Teacher of the Year" award from the school district.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education at Pepperdine University, CASep 2011 - May 2015

Some skills I've learned are child development, working with families, and how to create lesson plans.

Skills


  • Child Development
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Classroom Management
  • Curriculum Planning
  • Behavior Management
  • Parent Communication

Ciarra Killings

ciarra.killings@gmail.com | (152) 250-0598 | Sioux Falls, SD

Summary


Experience


Preschool Director at Little Sunshine's Playhouse, SDJun 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 15 educators to develop and implement an innovative curriculum that increased student engagement by 20%.
  • Reduced costs associated with Preschool program by 10% through creative resource management.
  • Successfully advocated for additional funding from the school district which resulted in an increase of $50,000 for the preschool program.
  • Partnered with local businesses and organizations to secure donations totaling $10,000 worth of supplies and materials for the preschool program.
  • Wrote and received a grant from The XYZ Foundation which provided $25,000 towards new playground equipment.

Assistant Preschool Director at The Sunshine House, SDAug 2020 - Apr 2022

  • Led a team of 15 teachers in providing high-quality preschool education to 200 students.
  • Implemented new curriculum and assessment tools that improved student outcomes.
  • Negotiated with vendors to get best prices on supplies and equipment.
  • Wrote successful grant proposals that secured $50,000 in funding for the school.
  • Trained staff members on effective classroom management techniques.

Lead Preschool Teacher at Primrose School of Sioux Falls, SDAug 2015 - Jul 2020

  • Led a team of 10 teachers in developing and implementing new curriculum for the preschool.
  • Increased enrollment by 15% through active marketing and community outreach efforts.
  • Developed positive relationships with families, resulting in increased parent satisfaction ratings.
  • Implemented new behavior management system that resulted in a decrease in disciplinary issues by 50%.
  • Led professional development workshops for staff on child development and effective teaching practices.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education at University of South DakotaAug 2011 - May 2015

I have learned how to communicate and work with children, as well as how to teach them.

Skills


  • Child development
  • Early childhood education
  • Classroom management
  • Communication
  • Organization
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Patience