Educational Leader training providedAbove award salaryClose to shops and public transportThe Centre A beautiful 120 place heritage-listed service located in the heart of Lane Cove is looking for an Assistant Director/2IC to assist the Centre Manager with the daily operations and management of the childcare centre. This service has large, purpose-built environments that promote exploration, learning and imagination among children. There is a large amount of modern education resources for children as well as staff to utilize. With a committed and experienced staff, you will be a part of a rewarding team environment and have the opportunity to guide them to success. The Role Your role will be as the Room Leader of the preschool room. As the centre grows and training is provided, you will have more days off the floor to work within the Ed Leader position to its full potential. This position is open to applicants looking for a step-up and way forward in their career. Experience as an Educational Leader isn't necessary however experience within a Leadership role is desirable. Your responsibilities are to: Lead and guide other educators to provide high-quality care and practices for the preschool age groupCreate and implement interest-based programming as the Educational Leader, that links to the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF)Motivate, support and work in partnership with your team of Teachers and Educators driving them to excel as they deliver care and educational programs to children.Create a warm and welcoming environment for children, families and caregiversBuild positive relationships with the children, families and other educators at the centreHave a thorough knowledge of, and experience with, implementing the Early Years Learning Framework, National Quality Standards and Child Safety StandardSome benefits of this role include: Above award wagesOn the job training to be an Educational LeaderStaff discount for childcareDedicated staff and management that provide support and coaching to allow for career developmentUniform allowanceAbout You To be successful in this position you must have: An Early Childhood Teaching Degree, or working towards the qualification (ACECQA-approved)Provisional or Proficient NESA AccreditationA strong understanding of the EYLF and NQFA current Working with Children’s CheckCurrent first-aid certificate (including asthma and anaphylactic training) or willing to obtainExperience as an Ed Leader or Room Leader is desirableIf you wish to apply for this role please do so via the website or email your resume directly to email@example.com Not for you? Please reach out to have a confidential conversation about the other positions we have available that suit what you are looking for Tel: 02 8238 0200 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.Refer a friend and you could earn $250Are you looking for a permanent position in education or know someone who is? Sign up to Randstad Education or refer a friend and you could earn a $250 voucher! Call 1300 360 014 to find out more. Conditions apply.