director - maternity cover - childcare - port hedland in Port Hedland

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job details

port hedland, western australia
job category
education & training
job type
AU$ 85,000 - AU$ 95,000 per year
reference number
catherine robb, randstad
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job description

We are looking for an experienced centre director to join beautiful childcare centre in Regional WA. Although this is a maternity cover position there is potential for it to become more permanent. The centre has around 70 children in the long day care and after school care with 10 permanent staff and a number of reliable casuals. You will be helped in the office by the finance administration and 2IC/educational leader.


Diploma in children's services or higher

Experience in regulations and NQF procedure for centre based care up to 12 years

Experience in administration and staff management

Hold a certified supervisor certificate and act as the nominated supervisor in the service

The right to work in Australia

Working with children check in WA

Duties include:

Organising and supervising staff, trainees and students

Ensure regulations are adhered to

Liaise with families and outside agencies as well as with committee as appropriate

Formulate and evaluate annual budgets

Provide professional leadership and development to staff

Develop and maintain policies and procedures for the centre

In return you will get:

Above award rate of pay

Regional allowance plus weekly bonus as director

Housing included

Thorough hand over from current director

If you would like to apply for this position please follow the link on this page. Alternatively you can call our office on (08) 9320 1688 for a confidential discussion or e-mail

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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