director - child care - dandenong

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AU$ 70,000 per year
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job details

dandenong, victoria
job category
education & training
job type
AU$ 70,000 per year
reference number
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job description

To run a community focused long day care service based in Dandenong

A small ELC in the Dandenong area is looking for a new Director. The centre is licensed for 44 children aged 0-5 years and operates from 7.00am to 6.00pm. Your role would include overseeing all aspects of the centre - daily routines, staffing, ratios, policies, regulations; rostering; staff management; parent relationships; implement policies and procedures; attend staff meetings where required; and ensure the centre is providing the highest quality care.

Some of the great benefits of this role include discounted childcare fees, excellent salary package, supportive management team and professional development.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Hold a Bachelor of Early Childhood or Diploma of Children’s Services
  • Hold current First Aid and Anaphylaxis certificates
  • Ideally be experienced as a centre manager
  • Be confident with leading and mentoring staff
  • Be experienced handling parent enquiries and conducting tours/orientations
  • 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 the role for you, please apply now or call Melanie or Rachel at Randstad Education for a confidential discussion on 8630 7400.

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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childcare manager ; centre Director ; long day care manager


Diploma of Children's Services


To run a community focused long day care service based in Dandenong

educational requirements