Operations Coordinator-Child Care

Posted: 11/01/2022


Benefits Eligible


The role of the Operations Coordinator - Child Care is to assume overall responsibility of the Child Development Center functions, including enrollment, supervision of staff, and compliance with policies and procedures. Successful completion of these duties will positively affect children’s development, parent/center relationships, employee recruitment, retention and morale.


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Department Support

  • Oversees the general operation of the center to ensure that quality childcare and education is being provided to our employees. Responsible for center communications: staff and customers.
  • Prepares and administers annual department budget, ensures that the center operates within established budgetary parameters: supervises the purchase of equipment and supplies. Monitor costs, quality, service, productivity, and utilization of the center.


  • Responsible for applied personnel actions including but not limited to, assigning and directing work, recruitment, retention, compensation, discipline, policies, addressing complaints and problem resolution.
  • Develops the policies for the center and uses judgment in the enforcement of current policies/procedures and exercises appropriate policies and procedures for the department, UnityPoint Health.


Associate's degree in child development or early childhood education, or the equivalent. Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, Child Development or related field preferred.

Minimum of one to three years' management experience in an early childhood program.

Valid driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.

Mandatory Child Abuse Reporting, First Aid/CPR certification, Universal Precautions, Essentials, and be willing to complete any other DHS required trainings.


  • Area of Interest: Administrative and Clerical;
  • FTE/Hours per pay period: 1.0;
  • Department: Administration;
  • Shift: Full-time;
  • Job ID: 123015

Type of Employment: Full-Time

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