Posting ID : A1068508097
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Education Teaching
Sylvan Learning is the industry leader in providing supplemental education to children in pre-kindergarten through 12th grade. With nearly 30 successful years in the business, we guarantee positive educational results every step of the way. Our passionate instructors are certified, and our expert approach is personal and prescriptive, with each individual child's needs in mind.Our talented employees experience daily the impact they make. We're an organization that prides itself in instilling knowledge and confidence in each customer we benefit!The Kent Sylvan Learning Center is locally owned and operated and has been successfully serving Everett and surrounding communities for over 25 years.
JOB DESCRIPTION:As Center Director, you will utilize your talents to manage the day-to-day operations of the Everett Sylvan Learning Center, including responsibility over hiring staff, and optimizing the sales process, the curriculum delivery, and the marketing activities to schools and our surrounding community.As a successful Center Director, you will:Grow the Center:* Direct the sales process of new and potential enrollments, including successfully handling initial inquiries from parents as well as consultations and conferences with parents.* Engage in marketing activities to increase awareness of Sylvan Learning in our area.* Monitor and track Center performance, revenues, expenses, and fee collection.* Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with teachers, educational specialists and other school administrators and parent/teacher organizations.Manage & Train:* Select, train, and manage Center employees (instructors, Director(s) of Education, and other Center staff).* Effectively lead center staff meetings with all FT employees; motivate and continually develop Center staff.* Demonstrate and uphold a high level of staff morale and spirit; ensure the professional appearance of your Center.An ideal candidate should be detail minded, have good follow through skills, be highly motivated and very enthusiastic. A Center Director must be an aggressive self-starter that will market the Sylvan services and manage the center.We Require*A Bachelor's Degree* Five + years of related experience (sales and marketing), with a strong focus on customer service* A teaching certificate and/or experience in the education field.* Excellent verbal communication and persuasive skills, and the ability to build relationships* Ability to calculate figures and amounts, analyze/interpret business reports and statistics, and write reports and business correspondence.* Effective problem-solving skills.* Ability to work evening hours, and Saturdays.CLOSING:What you get in return:As a Sylvan team member, you'll work in a fast-paced environment and make an impact on our business, watching your Learning Center grow! Our total rewards package includes:* Base salary* Incentives for meeting center objectivesIf you want to be a part of an inspired organization that believes in fostering knowledge and confidence in children, improving the lives of thousands of families every day - apply today, and don't let this opportunity pass you by! Please e-mail resume and cover letter.