A resume for a Daycare Director job should highlight your relevant skills in child care, reliability and leadership abilities. The following example will assist you while writing your resume for a Daycare Director position. A Daycare Director is usually promoted from a teacher position within a day care facility. People at this position are required to oversee day to day activities in the facility and ensure that all standards of child care services are met.


Daycare Director Resume Sample

Karen Ned
44 Green Street, Augusta, ME 22233
(799) 789-9799, Email

Looking for a position as a Daycare Director with Klassy Kids where I can utilize my vast experience in managing day care activities.

• Over ten years of experience working as a Preschool Director for Hilltop Preschool
• Highly experienced in managing daily administrative tasks within a daycare facility
• In depth knowledge of early child care and education patterns
• Hands on experience in working in a collaborative environment
• Proficient in organizational planning, development and management
• Documented success during 10 years of progressive child care experience and responsibility
• Extensive knowledge of current childcare practices and development

• Effective hiring, training, team building, and controlling skills
• Highly developed verbal communication skills
• Demonstrated high standard of literacy and written communication skills
• Ability to maintain liaison with teachers and parents
• Sound knowledge of administrative functions within a day care facility

• Promoted from Preschool Teacher to Preschool Director in three years from an entry level position
• Reorganized the entire curriculum of Hilltop Preschool to cater to children not ready for formal schooling

January 2002 – Present
Hilltop Preschool
Preschool Director
• Hire, train and supervise staff
• Conduct teacher evaluations by observing teachers in class rooms and during activities
• Assist teachers with setting and meeting progressive goals
• Communicate with parents by explaining school’s policies and admission procedures along with any issues relevant to individual child
• Work with teacher to ensure safety of all classrooms and to make them developmentally appropriate

Bachelor of Science, Early Childhood Development
The University of Augusta
GPA: 3.5