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canberra, australian capital territory
education & training
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megan beckwith, randstad
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job description

Randstad Education are seeking a highly motivated and professional Centre Director for a beautiful Not for Profit 45 place centre located in Belconnen. The successful candidate will be tasked with supporting a holistic approach to their care and well being, strive for the highest quality of education whilst specifically inspiring the children to investigate, create and explore their environment.

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated leader in the Early Childhood Industry with previous experience in a similar role working at a high performing childcare centre. You will be required to lead an experienced team in reaching the highest quality care and education for all children and families. You will also have a strong drive to excel in all areas of the EYLF and NQS frameworks and be able to use this knowledge to develop, design and implement educational programs.

Culture and Benefits:

  • An open and supportive working environment
  • Fantastic team of dedicated professionals
  • Excellent Salary Package
  • Ongoing Training and Development provided to all Staff
  • Central location

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • Degree or Diploma in Early Childhood Education
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Working with Vulnerable Peoples Check
  • Police Clearance

Essential qualifications and attributes:

  • Diploma/Advanced Diploma in Children's Services Or BA Education Early Years
  • Working with Vulnerable Peoples Check
  • 12 months experience in a similar role at a high performing child care centre
  • Demonstrated organisational skills, with the ability to work independently and effectively as part of a team.
  • Strong practical interpersonal and written communication skills with proven ability to communicate effectively with staff and parents and positively promote the centre.
  • Demonstrated ability to plan and implement work programs, maintain relevant records and control budgets.
  • Ability to develop and evaluate child appropriate programs and activities.

Check out my video discussing the role below!

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, please contact Megan on

If this is not the right position for you, give Megan a call on 02 6132 3888 as I have a number of exciting roles for Directors, ECTs, Diplomas and Cert III holders all over Regional Australia.

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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Centre Director | Centre Manager | ECT | Diploma | Childcare | Permanent | Canberra


Diploma/Advanced Diploma in Children's Services Or BA Education Early Years
Working with Vulnerable Peoples Check
12 months experience in a similar role at a high performing child care centre

educational requirements

Vocational/Professional Qualification