Preschool Director


General Information

Cornerstone Kids Preschool is seeking a full-time 40-hour a week Preschool Director for a year-round 70+ student faith-based preschool at Cornerstone Church in Cutler Bay, Florida.  This person would supervise 15+ teachers, aides, and custodial staff.  The candidate must have an outgoing personality, be able to relate to both young children and adults, and have a servant’s heart.  The director reports to the Pastor of the church and the governing bodies within the church organization, including the Preschool Board.


Minimum requirement: State of Florida Director’s Credential with VPK endorsement; FCCPC – Florida Child Care Professional Certification (formerly known as CDAE); AA/AS or above, plus two years experience; or a minimum of five years experience.

Bachelor’s Degree/Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field preferred, or Current Florida Teaching Certificate with DCF coursework;  Director’s Advanced Credential preferred.


2-3 years Director’s experience in a faith-based center preferred.


  • Professionalism, management, communication, leadership, and computer skills.
  • Social media understanding and marketing creativity.
  • Maintain all licensing requirements according to FL DCF, VPK, and UMAP standards.
  • Uphold all United Methodist Church guided practices.
  • Ensure a safe, educational, and caring environment for children and parents.
  • Promote and maintain a positive image within the community.
  • Promote and maintain quality of early childhood program and Christian education.
  • Handle and supervise all year-round administrative functions of the preschool.
  • Maintain systems that ensure self-sustainability of the preschool.
  • Mentor, lead, and guide an experienced preschool staff.


Rev. Paul M. Cook, Pastor
Cornerstone Church
20740 Old Cutler Road
Cutler Bay, FL 33189
Tel.: 305-235-6651 x102
Fax.: 786-242-2662

Contact: Paul Cook

Address: 20740 Old Cutler Road Cutler Bay FL 33189

Phone: 305-235-6651



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