assistant director/lead educator in Sunshine Coast

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sunshine coast, queensland
education & training
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caylee-jade eve, randstad
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job description

Very exciting opportunity to step up into an Assistant Director position in a beautiful 75 place, EXCEEDING centre located in the Maroochydore area.

As Assistant Director, you will be aiding the Director in both administrative and front-of-house responsibilities - QIKKIDs knowledge is a must. This is a contact position and you will additionally be Lead Educator in the Junior Kindy room.

We are seeking a professional educator, eager to progress her career who loves to establish positive and meaningful relationships with parents, care givers and the local community!

What's in it for you?

  • The chance to significantly progress your career
  • Rare opportunity to work in an EXCEEDING centre, well-loved by the local community
  • Incentive programme and discounts
  • Brand new resources, updated regularly
  • Uniforms provided
  • Above award wages, additional added incentives
  • Fun & energetic work environment
  • The ability to implement change and see the results!

Essential Criteria

  • At least two years experience as Director in Long-Day Care
  • A minimum of an ACECQA approved Diploma in Children’s Services
  • Current First Aid, CPR, Anaphylaxis and Asthma Certificates
  • Valid Working with Children's Check
  • Experience providing leadership and guidance
  • Passion for Children and positive behaviour management techniques

Skills and Knowledge

  • At least 2 years previous experience in a similar position (Educational Leader/2IC)
  • Experience in your room and mentoring/developing your assistants
  • Foster strong relationships with children, families and the local community
  • Demonstrated capacity to help lead, coordinate and supervise your team of educators
  • Effective time management, people management and interpersonal skills.

If this role matches your personality and skill set, please do not hesitate to apply!

Additioanlly, if you have any questions, or would like to know more, contact Caylee via email or phone for a confidential conversation -, 0733375230

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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Assistant Director - Lead Educator - Group Leader - Junior Kindy


Diploma of Children's Services

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma