director - inner eastern suburbs - childcare in Surrey Hills

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job details

posted
location
surrey hills, victoria
specialism
education & training
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
au$ 75,000 - au$ 85,000 per year
reference number
90M0350016_1535349342
contact
melanie lennox, randstad
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job description

Randstad Education specialises in the recruitment of Early Childhood staff across Melbourne. We specialise in Pre-Schools/Kindergartens, long day care centres, occasional care services, OOSH services and vacation programs. We are currently recruiting for a director to run a 80 place ELC.

The centre

This mid size, well established centre in inner Melbourne is seeking an experienced Diploma trained Director to lead the centre and be inspirational to empower the existing staff. This centre provides great staff, child ratios, excellent funding and resources, and enticing staff benefits.

The role:

In this position you would be managing a large long day care centre 80 place , open 7:00am– 6:30pm, and catering for children aged 0 - 5. Your role would include overseeing all aspects of the centre: daily routines, staffing, ratios, policies, regulations, rostering, staff management, parent relationships, working in conjunction/reporting directly into your area manager , implement policies and procedures, attend staff meetings where required, ensure the centre is providing the highest quality care.

Benefits:

  • Above award wages dependant upon experience and qualifications
  • Professional development and career progression opportunities
  • Great company with supportive management team.
  • Work with a close knit community and high quality team
  • Flexible hours – 38 hour week
  • Position to commence asap

Essential:

  • Hold their completed Early Childhood Teaching degree or Diploma of Childrens servicers
  • Hold a current First Aid Certificate
  • Be experienced managing a team of up to 20 staff
  • Ideally be experienced as a centre manager
  • Be confident with leading and mentoring staff
  • Be experienced handling parent enquiries and conducting tours/orientations
  • Be experienced writing and implementing policies and procedures
  • Have a solid understanding of the EYLF
  • Have a solid understanding of new VICTORIAN regulations/legislation
  • Be looking to commit to a role long term

If this sounds like you than we would love to hear from you! To find out more please call melanie or Rachel on 86307400 or apply on the link below

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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skills

childcare manager ; centre director ; long day care manager

qualification

Diploma of Children's Services or above

responsibilities

Director required to manage a mid size ELC based in the inner eastern suburbs. Manage a team of dedicated educators to implement high quality care and education program for all children aged 3 months to 6 years.

educational requirements

College/Pre-University