centre manager | director | childcare in Footscray

Footscray, Victoria
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job description

The Centre:
We are a Not for Profit Community Childcare Centre located in the Western suburbs of Melbourne. We run early learning programs including Kindergarten and Long Day Care.
Our Mission:
We as a team provide challenging and stimulating programs that aim to develop each child’s own self worth and respect for each other as individuals within all developmental stages. We will recognise and strive to provide a quality service that allows opportunities for choice, a world full of discovery, different multicultural opportunities, creating the best possible care and meeting the needs of individual children.We provide a healthy focus on all activities and the centre ensures safety, security and acceptance of all children.

The Role:

You will be responsible for leading and managing a successful, driven and passionate team to deliver a high quality education program for the centre. You will be a key part to providing a positive and sustainable working environment. Part of your duties will include liaising with parents and attending all staff meetings at the early learning centre. For this role you will be extremely well remunerated and will receive continual professional development and support.

Duties & Qualifications:

Diploma or Bachelor of Early Childhood
Proven experience in similar role
Extensive understanding & knowledge of the EYLF, NQS etc.
Current Working with children check
Experience in leading a team and building strong team morale
Current First Aid Certificate, CPR, Asthma and Accredited Anaphylaxis Certificate
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Great personality with a professional manner and appearance
Experience as a room leader
Ability to build strong relationships with children/families


Above award salary
9 Day Fortnight
Monthly incentive program
Continual professional development
Fun & energetic work environment

If this role matches your personality and skill set please contact Jamie ASAP before THE opportunity of your professional career passes you by!!

(03) 8630 7400

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