Centre Director – Coral Sea – Regional Queensland

Opened 576 days ago
Closes 11 April 2022
$36.96 - $37.74

One Tree Coral Sea – Centre Director
Part time permanent – 37.5hrs/week
Diploma Qualified- $36.96 – $37.74

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Centre Director to be part of our warm and friendly service and lead an amazing team of educators in the North Queensland town of Townsville, you’ll find One Tree Defence Childcare Unit Coral Sea. Within this small service, you’ll find a long day care, nursery, toddler room and pre-school. The experienced team (and your new teammates) have created beautiful natural outdoor spaces where children, families and educators flourish.

Are you a great communicator who’s passionate about helping children learn, grow and play? Then, we’re passionate about you. Join One Tree as a Director and you’ll join a big-hearted organisation that’s on a mission to transform challenges into possibilities for children. Our talented, professional team (and your new co-workers) take inspiration from child-centred approaches when creating programs.

What you’ll bring:

  • Diploma in Early Childhood
  • Working with Children Card
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Centre Manager experience
  • Creative solutions

What you’ll do

  • You will lead the team to achieve set targets
  • You will create rosters in accordance with staffing requirements
  • You will have experience in recruiting early childhood educators
  • You will be able to place the needs of children and their community at the centre of practice
  • You will have knowledge of approved Early Learning and Development Frameworks and the National Quality Standards
  • You have the capacity to build a culture of reflective practice and continuous improvement
  • You will find Creative solutions
  • Have open-mindedness and patience
  • Positive team and family spirit
  • An unwavering passion for children, their learning and care

What you’ll receive

  • Salary packaging
  • Access to our childcare subsidy up to 50%
  • Rewards for every year you spend at One Tree
  • Including extra sick leave, extra annual leave, Qantas frequent flyer points and more
  • Supportive online induction
  • Learn at your pace with online specially designed courses
  • Free and confidential counselling for you and your immediate
  • Professional development tailored to you
  • Includes coaching, supervision, online and face to face coaching sessions and additional training
  • Face-to-face training and mentoring from Regional Managers

One Tree is a national not for profit offering early childhood education, out of school hours care, community services, registered early childhood training, and professional support. As a team, we’re determined to lead, meet the challenge, and work together. That’s how we turn challenges into possibilities for children and families, every single day.

Our diverse team is 800+ strong and work in all corners of our country. From regional towns to remote communities and cities, we’re proud to provide 53 services in the places that need it most. If you’re looking to make a difference in your life and the lives of others, then One Tree is the place to be.

Please send us a cover letter along with your updated resume to apply for this amazing opportunity. Call us on (03) 8311 6203 or click to view our website: www.onetree.org.au for more information.

One Tree Community Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer supporting diversity in the workplace and Indigenous applicants are encouraged to apply.