area manager in Artarmon

holly charters, randstad
job type
AU$ 80,000 - AU$ 120,000 per year

job details

artarmon, new south wales
education & training
job type
working hours
AU$ 80,000 - AU$ 120,000 per year
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holly charters, randstad
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job description

The role is 1 day based in Artarmon.
The rest of the days you will be travelling between centres
These are the areas you would be travelling to:
- Hoxton
- Mudgee
- Armidale
- Tamworth
- Glen Innes

The purpose of the Area Manager role is to provide commercial leadership and operational direction to the centres within their areas through application of a weekly operational schedule detailed in “The Playbook”.

The Area Manager role has full accountability for achieving optimum business results and positive outcomes for all children within their area. You will be responsible for operating in accordance with the ) brand promise of realising the potential in everyone; our mission to inspire and nurture individuals to reach their full potential and our values, as follows:

  • Being completely connected
  • Through collaboration and cooperation
  • Going above and beyond
  • Having serious fun
  • Living the team spirit
  • Creating shining stars
  • Delivering outstanding professionalism

Key Skills

  • Key Results Area Accountabilities
  • Leadership and people management:
  • Customer relations:
  • Sales and business growth
  • Profit and finances
  • WHS and Compliance
  • Relationships

Person specification:

• Diploma in Business or equivalent
• Current Working with Children Check or equivalent, or the ability to obtain this
• Current Driver's Licence
• Diploma in Children's Services; or equivalent (desirable)
• Certificate IV in Training & Assessment (desirable)


• A minimum of 2 years successful track record as a field manager across a dispersed network in a service related industry
• Commercial management experience in a service related industry such as retail or hospitality
• Childcare management software – Qikkids and CCMS (desirable)

Knowledge and skills:

• Sound keyboard and computer literacy skills.
• Ability to oversee the planning and implementation of work programs, maintain relevant records and control budgets.
• Builds Relationships: Builds & and maintains relationships
• Communicates Effectively: Communicates effectively to influence others
• Drives Quality and Performance: Delivers value to centre through committing to continuous improvement
• Displays Resilience: Manages Stress. Pursues work with positivity and energy
• Focuses on Safety: Treats safety as a priority
• Supports Team: Lives team spirit Role Based Competencies
• Drives Operational Performance: Manages operational performance of area
• Leads with Courage: Deals swiftly with difficult situations or people issues
• Leads Change: Role models’ positivity, resilience and openness to change
• Delivers on Strategic and Business Outcomes: Understands and utilises business data effectively
• Builds Individual/Team Capability: Effectively manages time and resources
• Effectively Allocates Time and Resources: Ensures time and resources are managed effectively

Generous salary package and company benefits!

If you are interested in this role - please email your resume to

Our commitment to safeguarding children and young people.

Randstad Education is committed to the safety and well being of all children and young people. We take steps to achieve this through our candidate application process. All applicants are required to provide a valid state-based Working with Children Check which is thoroughly screened. In some circumstances, a Federal Police Check and an International Police Clearance is also required. Your consultant will be able to advise if this is applicable to you. Lastly, references are conducted in relation to the applicant's interactions with children using an online platform that has an inbuilt fraud alert. Employment is subject to clearance of all these checks to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people.

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Area Manager/ Director/ Operations Manager/ Childcare/ Early Years/ Supervisor/ Early Childhood Education


Diploma in Business or equivalent
Current Working with Children Check
Current Driver's Licence
Diploma in Children's Services
Certificate IV in Training
A minimum of 2 years exp. as a field manager

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma