Position Title: Director of Zion Lutheran Preschool

Zion Lutheran Preschool is looking for a full-time Director who is excited about developing a center from start-up, casting a future vision, and developing resources to achieve a nurturing, play-based education for toddlers and preschoolers in the San Luis Obispo area. As a ministry to Zion Lutheran Church, this warm and welcoming Christian preschool shall serve families of all spiritual backgrounds and provide an appropriate learning experience for children aged 18 months to kindergarten.

The location of Zion Lutheran Preschool, San Luis Obispo, California, is nestled between San Francisco and Los Angeles, and in 2018, was named America’s Happiest City. It is surrounded by mountains and pristine beaches, year-round sunny weather, a relaxed pace of life, and is home to California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly), (voted Best in the West by Forbes and US News & World Report), as well as smaller community colleges and top-ranked high schools. 

This unique center requires an ambitious, professional leader who has a solid understanding of the foundations of the LCMS Christian faith, Lutheran tradition, and values a team concept of ministry.