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Centre Director

An exciting opportunity to lead a highly knowledgeable and well-organised team at a 73-place service based in Darwin City!

  • Offering Above award wages
  • Well-resourced service
  • 50% childcare discount offered for all staff

The service:
Located in Darwin city, this 73-place service aims to provide a safe and supportive learning environment that allows all children to feel nurtured and inspired. At this centre, they work hard to provide high quality programs for each child. They provide regular training and support for all educators including further development opportunities.

About the Role:
As a Centre Director at this service your main responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
  • Ensuring the service is compliant with the Education and Care Services National Law and Regulations and other relevant legislation.
  • Develop and maintain the centre Quality Improvement Plan.
  • guarantee that all relevant legal and statutory requirements are monitored, complied with, and implemented
  • Implement and uphold the services' philosophy
  • Lead and mentor the team
  • Motivate and lead a team of educators including a dedicated Assistant Centre Manager and Educational Leader to create a positive and fun working environment.
  • Manage the day-to-day operations of the Centre in line with company policies and procedures, meeting compliance and financial targets.
  • Create long-lasting connections with your local community including partnerships with families.
  • Mentor and support the centre to Meet/Exceed the National Quality Standards

Role Requirements:
  • A Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care or ACECQA-approved equivalent qualification
  • Experience in a management or leadership role (Desirable)
  • Experienced in achieving targets and meeting safety and compliance standards
  • A current Working with Children's Check or willing to obtain
  • Current first aid certificate (including asthma and anaphylactic training) or willing to obtain

  • 50% Childcare discounts
  • Above award wages
  • Recognition and incentive programs for exceeding performance
  • Scholarships are available if you wish to pursue further studies
  • Wellbeing and health programs

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