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Thank you for your interest in a CalWest opening.
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Applying for Position:

This opening calls for specific administration qualifications set by the school.

The job description:

A private preschool in the San Fernando Valley is looking for a Preschool Director to manage a school of approximately 180 children, ages 0 through 5 (including infants/toddlers) as well as a staff of nearly 40 individuals. This person will be responsible for managing all aspects of a typical preschool, including staff, curriculum, school operations, enrollment, parent communication, etc. Applicant must be knowledgeable in child development and have experience creating a preschool program which incorporates the various domains of development. Further, this individual must be experienced in leading a team and supporting their growth and development within the organization.  


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum of 15 ECE units, 3 of which are in an administrative course
  • Experience working as a preschool director for at least 2 years
  • Must have a current TB Test and must be immunized against Pertussis and Measles as well as the Flu
  • Must be familiar with standards set forth by the Department of Social Services and Title 22

CalWest and our partner schools are unable to respond to all applicants.

Candidates may be submitted to multiple positions during their time with CalWest. Also, candidates may not be chosen to move forward in the search they initially expressed interest in pursuing.

Our client schools make the final decisions.

Deciding to Apply

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