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Assistant Director

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Assistant Director

Take the next step in your career and start 2022 in an Assistant Director role at a centre based in Palmerston!

  • Permanent Full Time position (38 hours per week)
  • Motivate and lead a knowledgeable team of educators.
  • Opportunity to study ECT with a partial scholarship

The service:
Located in Palmerston, this 151 place service caters for children between the ages of 6 weeks to 5 years and operates from 6:30am - 6pm. Developing a lifelong love of learning is the number one priority for all staff at this service with all educators and teachers nurturing each child and developing a love of learning through play-based experiences which aid in the development of social connectivity, emotional confidence, foundational learning, physical health and wellbeing. This service has wonderful extra-curricular activities and facilities including the healthy children's program, Large outdoor play scapes, bike tracks and indoor-outdoor play areas.

About the Role:
As an Assistant Director at this service your main responsibilities will include but are not limited to
  • Motivate and lead a team of educators to create a positive and fun and enlightening work environment.
  • Support the Centre Manager to manage the day to day operations of the Centre in line with company policies and procedures.
  • Meeting compliance and financial targets.
  • Establish long-lasting connections with your local community including partnerships with families.
  • Mentor and support centre staff to Exceed the National Quality Standards

Role Requirements:
  • Must hold a Diploma of Early Childhood Education or ACEQA approved equivalent
  • Prior experience in a management role
  • Unlimited Work Rights
  • A valid Blue Card, First Aid and CPR

  • 30% discount on Child Care fees
  • Above award salary
  • Access to a dedicated office operations and quality team
  • Career progression opportunities to work towards a higher management role

Sounds like the right fit? Apply today following the prompt or send us your resume through
still unsure? Feel free to call Shelby for a confidential chat on 1300 669 653. Expect A Star can help you decide what is your next step. We can provide more details on this role or recommend a better suited role for you so don't be shy!
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