Executive Director

Bright Horizons - Santa Clara, CA

Bright Horizons is now hiring an EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR at our Stevens Creek location.  

Do you have extensive center director experience managing large early education programs and teams? Are you ready to have a broader impact leading a larger and more complex program?  Apply to join Bright Horizons® as our Executive Director overseeing our new program in Santa Clara, California.

As the Executive Director you will: 

  • Partner with Apple and Bright Horizons as we work together to mold the future of technology within the field of ECE.  Lead your team in combining our emergent curriculum with STEM education with an emphasis on the application of knowledge in real-life situations!
  • Achieve and often exceed business goals by implementing strong educational programming with excellent financial and people management.
  • Successfully leads parent boards, client and community relations to facilitate the growth and reputation of the company.
  • Have a deep understanding of state licensing and NAEYC accreditation.

Experience & Educational Requirements: 

  • BA in education or related field
  • 5+ years of direct experience
  • Experience in a corporate child care setting, 3+ years
  • Classroom/mentorship experience, 3+ years
  • Must meet CA requirements to be a director

Enjoy a generous compensation and benefits package that exceeds the industry average including 401k; health/dental/vision insurance; paid time off for holidays, illness, and vacation; tuition reimbursement and a FREE early education college degree program; flexible spending account; pet insurance; cell phone discounts; commuter benefits; and more!

How to Apply

Visit our careers site to apply online: www.brighthorizons.com/careers

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Contact Info

Maggie Brower, mbrower@brighthorizons.com

Job Details

Category: Management

Type: FT

Location: Santa Clara, CA

Salary: 100.00 - 110.00

Posted On: February 26th, 2019

Agency Details

Website: www.brighthorizons.com/careers

A Career That's More...

At Bright Horizons®, we do work that matters. Across centers and corporate offices, we work together to provide child care, educational advising, and tuition assistance, making more possible for people who need us. Come do satisfying work with an award-winning company where team spirit rules and HEART – Honesty, Excellence, Accountability, Respect, and Teamwork – factors into all we do.

Whether you work in a corporate office, a center, or remotely, we aim for excellence in a supportive environment. We're committed to helping you grow your career - chart your own course with the company or start your journey on one of our career paths. We're socially responsible with community service built into our DNA and our own Bright Horizons Foundation for Children at our core. We also truly believe that we're all better when everyone's welcome and have an ongoing commitment to diversity and inclusion at our company. Bring your whole self to work!

Our Benefits Set Us Apart

Bright Horizons offers an extensive suite of benefits to support your health and wellness, your home, family, and life, as well as your finances and education. We're proud to offer FREE ECE degrees to full-time center employees. Learn more about our benefits by visiting www.brighthorizons.com/careers.

A Workplace That's More

Everyone at Bright Horizons has the opportunity to make an impact. And no matter your team – center & schools or corporate — you’ll have the chance to learn, support people who need you, and grow your career. Get to know us and consider a career with Bright Horizons today!

Center & School Careers

Teaching Roles
Join the heart of our program as a lead teacher, teacher, associate teacher, elementary teacher, substitute, or in-home care provider in a full-service center, back-up center, an elementary school, Montessori school, or in-home care program.

Leadership Roles
Establish and sustain center and school quality as a leader. Leadership roles include education coordinator, assistant director, director, executive director, or regional manager for our centers; and assistant principal, principal, and headmaster/mistress for one of our schools.

Support Roles
Join the important people behind the scenes as a nurse, cook, administrative assistant, van driver, office manager, business manager, client services associate, receptionist, or lifeguard.