Service for World Class Schools

Center Director

Sylvan Learning Center | Abilene, TX

Posted Date 11/16/2021

Job Responsibilities

As a Center Director, you will have responsibility over daily center operations, as well as optimization of the sales process. This job offers valuable, personal growth enhancing experience and training in every aspect of business: operations management, sales, marketing, finance/accounting, human resource management, and customer relationship management.

 As a successful Center Director, you will:

  • Direct the sales process of new and potential enrollments, including successfully handling initial inquiries as well as maintaining effective communication with families regarding their student’s progress through continual conferences and open communication.
  • Growing your center’s business performance through revenues and monitoring/tracking company expenses and accounts receivable collection.
  • Create the ultimate experience for our students and families by providing top-tier customer service and maintaining a positive, safe, engaging learning environment for our students.
  • Selecting, training, and managing your center’s employees.
  • Administering Sylvan Skills Assessments to students and analyzing/utilizing the results to effectively meet the needs of each individual student and their families.
  • Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with classroom teachers to optimize student’s success in the classroom.

Job Requirements

Specific qualifications for the Center Director position include:


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Performance driven and self-motivated
  • Organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent verbal communication, persuasion skills and strong relationship-building abilities
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Detail orientation
  • Effective problem-solving skills
  • Coachable attitude and ability to adhere to processes/procedures



Here’s some of what we offer our Center Directors: 

  • Unlimited career growth opportunity. You literally control your own destiny in terms of advancements in both income and responsibility!
  • Top notch, personal training form the top 1% of Sylvan franchise operators out of 600 locations. Learn all facts of small business operations. We are committed to investing in your professional growth more than any job you have ever had!
  • Fast paced, multi-faceted work environment. This job never gets boring and the days fly by! You wear many hats throughout a day and monotony is not a term we use around here!
  • Opportunity to be a part of a winning team! We have been in the top 5 of Sylvan operators for 8 straight years and have had all-time record years 10 out of the last 11 years!
  • $55-$75K income range for your first 2 years. Income potential can reach $100-$150K within the first 6 years. There is no ceiling to your income potential! We will help you grow and make what you want to make!
  • Deep fulfillment and satisfaction in the mission we are serving. This job is richly rewarding because we literally change kids’ lives! Visit to hear these life changing stories!
  • Zero work hours outside of the office. No checking emails, no phone calls after hours, no late nights trying to meet a deadline, nothing! You will work 40-45 hours per week because we truly value work/life balance!
  • Health insurance benefits.
Salary55000.00 Annual
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