centre director ( centre manager) in Adelaide

emma austin, randstad
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AU$ 30.00 - AU$ 35.42 per hour

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adelaide, south australia
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AU$ 30.00 - AU$ 35.42 per hour
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We are currently seeking a passionate Director for a 65 place centre located in Lower Mitcham. This exciting opportunity is working for one of Australias top 20 employers!

Aiming to keeping ahead of the times, this centre is looking for an individual who has a business mindset, is professional at all times and is able to establish positive and meaningful relationships with parents and care givers. If you are a passionate and dedicated individual who loves what you do, establishes strong relationships with the staff, children and parents and is interested in career growth, this may be the perfect position for you.

What's in it for you?

With more than 500 early learning centres nationwide they have the resources to reward your hard work and dedication with generous benefits and opportunities to grow:

  • Attractive wages well above award and generous performance bonuses paid quarterly & annually
  • Sector leading 30% discount on care for each child at any of the centres in the group for either yourself or a member of your family
  • A dedicated Early Learning & Education Leadership Team to support you to contribute to the lives of children in their important early years
  • Access to a staff Online portal which gives you access to more than 70 hours of professional development
  • Exclusive access to a portal with discounts to 500+ retailers
  • Access to health and wellness programs


As a Director you will Build fantastic relationships with families through daily contact in person and using specialist social media tools; Working closely with your Administration Officer to building attendances through community networks, and national attraction programs.

Through daily observations, and applying your pedagogical knowledge and expertise you will ensure the individual needs of all children are met, and they are inspired to grow and develop into lifelong learners to achieve their very best.

Delivering a hands-on approach towards teaching children.


Diploma of Children's Services or ACEQCA approved equivalent

Current Working with Children Check, first aid certificate (including asthma and anaphylactic training) and resuscitation certificate.

a love of early childhood education

Passion for Children and positive behaviour management techniques

experience providing leadership and guidance the skills to lead other educators, motivating them to

excel as they deliver care and education programs

a proven ability to build and nurture respectful and mutually-beneficial relationships with children and their families

strong understanding of the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and National Quality Standards (NQS)

If you have any questions or would like to know more about this role and others, please call Emma on 08 8468 8021 or email emma.austin@randstad.com.au

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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Cenre Director, Centre Manager, Early Childhood Centre Manager, Early Childhood Centre Manager


Diploma of Children's Services

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