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Childcare Centre Manager | Caringbah

Guardian Childcare & Education

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Estimated
~ $100,000
Work type
Full Time
Contract type
Permanent
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$90k - $100k
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Skills
DIVERSE TEAM
MENTORING
OPERATIONS MANAGER
Perks & benefits
Childcare
Parking
Recognition Program

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About Guardian

At Guardian Childcare & Education we celebrate childhood. The magic, the wonder, the endless possibilities and the sense of adventure. Guardian is a place where our people are recognised and rewarded for bringing their whole self to work. It’s what’s in you that makes a child’s experience truly unique.


The Centre

We’re proud of the bright and inspiring custom-designed spaces, structures and experiences at Caringbah. Our 120 place centre, which is rated exceeding in the National Quality Standard, includes vegetable gardens, an inbuilt slide, climbing frames and open-ended resources for learning. Located close to public transport and street parking, the centre is proud to have a culturally diverse team of Educators and celebrate a variety of cultures and holidays in our centre throughout the year.


The Opportunity

Working closely with your Operations Manager and your team of Educators, you will enjoy;

  • Being responsible and accountable for centre financial performance, including occupancy, wage management and controllable costs.
  • Ensuring that your centre always demonstrates exceeding levels of practice as outlined in the National Quality Standard.
  • Building a positive centre culture in line with Guardians core visions and values.
  • Reviewing key performance indicators for your centre on a regular basis, with focus on revenue, debts, wages, occupancy and attendance.
  • Ensuring that all policies and procedures are implemented, embedded, evaluated and reviewed in conjunction with team members and management on a regular basis.
  • Advocating for the rights of every child and co-ordinating the implementation and evaluation of quality programs, which support the development of all children.


To be considered, you will have:

  • A completed Diploma in Children’s Services and/or Bachelor of Education (or working towards)
  • Prior experience working in a long day care centre in a leadership role.
  • Sound, practical working knowledge and implementation of the NQF and the EYLF.
  • Budget and financial accountability experience
  • Current First Aid Certificate and Asthma & Anaphylaxis certificates.
  • Current Working with Children's Check.
  • Current knowledge of contemporary early years thinking and passion

Our benefits:

  • Access to great professional development, coaching and mentoring programs including; bachelor program, workshops, short courses, qualification updates and more.
  • Centre Manager conference
  • Career advancement opportunities; including larger centres and support office roles.
  • High-quality, well-resourced environments.
  • Attractive remuneration package with scope for future growth.
  • Recognition program; rewarding outstanding performances individuals and teams as well as compelling incentives for key achievements.
  • Be celebrated at our annual Centre Manager awards night.
  • Develop your knowledge and network at our annual Centre Manager conference.
  • Employee referral program – Earn up to $3,000.
  • Generous Childcare discounts for your own children.
  • Flexibility and support with a range of full-time, and part-time opportunities, we can work with you to balance life and work.

Apply now

So, what are you waiting for? Take the leap and apply now to join Guardian Childcare & Education.

Referrals

We offer referrals for both Guardian and non-Guardian employees. For more details, visit: guardian.edu.au/careers/refer-your-friends

Job details
Date posted
20 Jan 2020
Category
Education, Training & Childcare
Occupation
Early Childhood
Estimated
~ $100,000
Contract type
Permanent
Work type
Full Time
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours
Work Authorisation
Australian Citizen/Permanent Resident

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