assistant director - gladstone

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gladstone, queensland
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education & training
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job description

Fantastic opportunity for a Diploma qualified, Lead Educator to step up into a 2IC position in the Gladstone area!

You will be working alongside a strong Director in a long-standing team within a beautiful centre boasting fantastic facilities, large play spaces and a massive outdoor play-area.

Training is provided and there is opportunity in the foreseeable future to step into the Director position within the organisation.

Amongst other benefits, they are offering above-award wages, fantastic leadership and professional development for those seeking management opportunities later in their career!

What's else is in it for you?

  • Opportunity to step into an Assistant Director positon
  • Training provided
  • ASAP or Jan 19 start
  • Alternative career pathways allowing you to move into management/leadership roles
  • Staff discount on childcare
  • Additional annual leave
  • Flexible working hours
  • Provide the children in your care with the best start for school and life


As Assistant Director, your primary responsibility is to support the Director in all aspects of running the centre. This includes dealing with parents, assisting with Admin and generally helping the director in the day-to-day operations of the centre.


  • an Early Childhood Degree or ACECQA approved equivalent
  • a current Working with Children Check or equivalent, current driver’s licence, first aid certificate (including asthma and anaphylactic training) and resuscitation certificate.
  • a love of early childhood education
  • experience developing portfolios for each child
  • the skills to lead other educators, motivating them to excel as they deliver care and education programs
  • a proven ability to build and nurture respectful and mutually-beneficial relationships with children and their families
  • a strong understanding of the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and National Quality Standards (NQS)


If you have any questions or would like to know more about this role and others, please call Caylee on 07 3337 5230 or email

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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Assistant Director - 2IC - Gladstone - Early Years


Diploma of Children's Services

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma