Early Childhood Orphanage Director

Overview of St. Innocent Orphanage: 

St. Innocent Orphanage is an Orthodox Christian orphanage that cares for boys and young men who are in need of care outside of Tijuana, Mexico. St. Innocent provides a loving home, spiritual guidance and education to these boys. Please see our website for more information: https://www.projectmexico.org/

Position Overview:  

Create, implement and supervise the new addition of early childhood program (infants – 5 years old) at St. Innocent Orphanage.


  • Oversee the creation and development of the program, including the construction and furnishing of the building.
  • Create and implement programing and scheduling based on best practices.
  • Oversee the day to day needs of the program’s children and staff.
  • Ensure that the infants and children’s physical, mental, spiritual and educational needs are being met at a high level of care by working closely with doctors, psychologists, priests and other professionals.
  • Work closely with DIF (Mexican Child Protective Services) to ensure that the program is in compliance with government regulations and procedures. 
  • Hire, train and oversee program staff.
  • Oversee program purchasing and maintain the program budget.
  • Oversee the care and upkeep the program building, play area, and vehicles by communicating with maintenance staff.
  • Report to the Executive Director and Board of Directors on program progress and needs.
  • Attend weekly meetings and communicate information about the program to other members of the staff.

Ideal Background and Qualities:

  • Fluent in Spanish
  • Child development/early childhood education and experience
  • Good organization and management skills
  • Patience and determination
  • Good communication and leadership skills
  • Strong faith

To Apply Please Contact Fr. Nicholas Andruchow.

cel. 619-309-8745

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Project Mexico and St Innocent Orphanage

4511 Riviera Shores StSan Diego, CA 92154

Web: https://www.projectmexico.org
Email: info@projectmexico.org
Phone: (619) 426-4610

Posted on: May 24, 2023