director - chadstone in australia

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Great opportunity to lead a Brand New ELC opening in January 2019!!

Randstad Education specialises in the recruitment of Early Childhood staff across Melbourne. We specialise in Pre-Schools/Kindergartens, long day care centres, occasional care services, OOSH services and vacation programs. We are currently recruiting for a director to a 233 place with 40 staff ELC.

The centre

This brand new super centre in the Chadstone area is seeking an experienced diploma trained Director or Area Manager to lead this brand new state of the art ECL. We are looking for a manager who has strong leadership skills will be inspirational and empower a brand new team of educators. This service will provide excellent management support, high child ratios, excellent funding and resources, and enticing staff benefits both quarterly and yearly.

The role:

In this position you would be managing a large long day care centre 233 place , open 7:00am– 6:30pm, and catering for children aged 0 - 5. Your role would include overseeing all aspects of the centre: daily routines, staffing, ratios, policies, regulations, rostering, staff management, parent relationships, working in conjunction/reporting directly into your area manager , implement policies and procedures, attend staff meetings where required, ensure the centre is providing the highest quality care.


  • Above award wages dependant upon experience and qualifications
  • KPI Incentives - both quarterly and yearly
  • Professional development and career progression opportunities
  • Great company with supportive management team.
  • Work with a close knit community
  • Flexible hours – 38 hour week
  • Position to commence asap


  • Hold their completed Early Childhood Teaching degree or Diploma of Childrens servicers
  • Hold a current First Aid Certificate
  • Be experienced managing a team of up to 20 staff
  • Be experienced as a centre manager or Area Manager
  • Be confident with leading and mentoring staff
  • Be experienced handling parent enquiries and conducting tours/orientations
  • Be experienced writing and implementing policies and procedures
  • Have a solid understanding of the EYLF
  • Have a solid understanding of new VICTORIAN regulations/legislation
  • Be looking to commit to a role long term

If this sounds like you than we would love to hear from you! To find out more call 86307400 and ask for Melanie Mckeown or Rachel Jones for a full PD.

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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Director, Coordinator


Diploma of Children Services or above


Brand New Service in the Chadstone area is seeking an experienced Director or Area Manager to manage there 233 place ELC.

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