Assistant Centre Manager - Keysborough

About the business

Bluebird Keysborough is an educational facility highly motivated in providing the Highest Quality Care and Education for Children in their Early Years. 

At Bluebird we believe that “It takes a village to raise a child” and our village is inclusive of Families, Educators and the Community.

About the role

We are on a search for a passionate, enthusiastic Assistant Centre Manager to join our family Bluebird Keysborough. As an Assistant Centre Manager, you are responsible for the guidance, support and general supervision of children, educators, and volunteers at the Centre. You will lead a team of Educators to ensure they are working in accordance with the service philosophy, policy and procedures, and as per the National Quality Standards (NQS), to provide exceeding education and care for all families and children.


Key Competencies

  • Strong understanding of industry legislation, compliance, and regulations
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Bilingual preferred but not essential 
  • Previous experience in a management role
  • Strong and confident in an understanding of business management.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and cooperatively in a team environment.
  • Strong understanding of the importance of family communications
  • Leadership and mentoring skills
  • Excellent management skills
  • Curriculum & Planning skills
  • Passionate about implementing Early Learning Programs
  • Commitment to our Oxanda Rituals

Essential Criteria

  • Diploma or Bachelor in Early Childhood Education (approved by ACECQA) or working towards this qualification. 
  • Current Working with Children Check
  • National Police Check
  • Current First Aid Certificate including CPR, Asthma and Anaphylaxis
  • Ability to make business decisions and work with assigned budgets.

Benefits for the Right Candidate 

  • Quarterly Incentives
  • Above award wages 
  • Discounted childcare fees
  • Ongoing training and development programs
  • Strong focus on work-life balance
  • A great company culture that is fun, professional, and supportive 


Think you have what it takes to join the Bluebird Keysborough Team? We would love to hear from you!

Please note only suitable applicants will be contacted

All potential employees and volunteers will be required to comply with the Oxanda’s Child Safe Policy and Code of Conduct Policy. Our screening process includes, but is not limited to, Professional reference checks, Criminal Records Checks, Working with Children Checks and checks of social media accounts.

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