Centre Director ( Non- Teaching)

 Non – Teaching Centre Director 


Minimum qualification: Diploma
Competitive above award salary commensurate with 4-5 days per week (permanent role)
Detailed job description attached

 

Maroubra Neighbourhood Children’s Service is currently looking to welcome an experienced and passionate, fun-loving Diploma or Bachelor educated Director (and Nominated Supervisor) to our Service. Our Service Director reports to our Parent Management Committee, who are the approved provider.  

MNCC is a well-established not for profit children’s service, with enviable views of the Maroubra coastline. We have been caring for and educating children aged birth to 5 years old for over 40 years.  

We operate from 7.30am - 5.45pm, Monday – Friday, 50 weeks per year. Our community focussed service is made up of 3 small age groups, enabling our children to learn and grow in a caring and loving home like environment.

You will be responsible for facilitating a culture of learning and continuous improvement; motivating and guiding the educators; overseeing day to day operations of the Service and hands-on floor support (as needed). You will also work in collaboration with the nominated parent management committee to ensure MNCC remains compliant and offers the highest quality care and education. 

Why you will enjoy working with us:

  • We are a 28 place, not-for-profit Service that values community
  • You will be working with and managing a small, dedicated team of Educators
  • Our small room groups are maximum of 10 children, and staffed above the required ratios
  • Competitive above award salary with opportunities to negotiate leave entitlements.  

The Duties:

  • Create a safe, stimulating, and appropriate learning and care environment that extends and supports development, while reflecting out play based philosophy. 
  • Oversee the development and implementation of the educational programs in conjunction with the room Educational Leader/broader team members guided by the EYLF.
  • Lead, support and mentor a team of engaged educators via constructive communication – sharing and learning from one another. 
  • Proactively respond to the emotional, physical, and cognitive needs of the children.
  • Communicate positively with children, families, and educators.
  • Maintain up to date documentation and compliance with applicable regulations.

 

What you need to be Successful:

 

  • Completed Diploma or Bachelor in Early Childhood Education or other ACEQA approved qualification

·        Demonstrated experience leading and managing a team (Minimum of 3 years’ experience)

  • Current clear Working With Children Check number; ACECQA approved First Aid Certificate including Asthma and Anaphylaxis & Child Protection Training
  • Sound and practical knowledge of NQF, EYLF & WHS
  • Previous experience working with young children, preferably in a Service Director or Assistant/2IC role
  • Up to date COVID-19 vaccination, unless medically exempted

 

We look forward to hearing from you.

 

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