director - childcare in Neutral Bay

paolo amante, randstad
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An exciting opportunity exists for a Centre Director to join their team located at Neutral Bay! This centre is a 44-place not-for-profit Long Day Care Centre providing Quality Care and Education to birth-6-year old’s

Your role as a Director will require you to oversee the full operation of the running of the centre in regards to compliance and staff development. You will use your previous experience in a similar role to ensure the high standards of the centre are maintained, using your interpersonal skills to create an inclusive environment for children, families and educators.

Your key duties will include:

  • Delivering high-quality care and education for children
  • Maintaining appropriate workplace health and safety standards
  • Participating in all aspects of the day to day running of the centre
  • Fostering relationships with families and children throughout the centre
  • Develop collaborative and respectful relationships with families, the community and local congregation
  • Ensuring compliance with the Education and Care Services National Law and Regulations
  • Ensuring staff act on the organisations’ commitment to implementing the Quality Improvement Plan and working within requirements of the National Quality Standard
  • Ensuring the day to day operation, financial, human resource and marketing management of the service is conducted in line with Uniting policies and procedures
  • Implement the policies and procedures of the organisation

What do I need to succeed?

  • Bachelor of Education or Bachelor in Teaching (Early Childhood) or equivalent.
  • Full working rights in Australia
  • Solid understand the National Quality Framework and ELYF
  • Strong interpersonal skills (approachable, go-getter, positive attitude)
  • Experience in Early Learning as a Director is advantageous
  • Approved first aid qualification with asthma emergency and anaphylaxis training
  • Relevant child protection clearance i.e. Working With Children Check
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience of the National Quality Standard, current practices in early childhood programs and implementing a quality educational program
  • Understanding diversity and inclusive practice
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate a team
  • Effective written and verbal communication abilities with intermediate Microsoft skills
  • Demonstrated financial management
  • Must be willing to teach children – not solely an office job!

If you believe you meet the requirements listed above then please don't hesitate to click 'Apply' where applicable. Alternatively, please send your resume to and we will be in touch as soon as possible.

If you believe you meet the requirements and want to take advantage of this great opportunity please send your resume to Paolo Amante, email me at or call me on 02 8238 0250.

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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•Bachelor of Education or Bachelor in Teaching (Early Childhood) or equivalent.

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree