Early Childhood Services Director – Campbell Cottage (Campbell)

Application Due:
9 November 2020
Application Details:
Position Description

About the Role:

As the Service Director, you will provide leadership and management to a dedicated and diverse team. You will be responsible for the autonomous day-to-day operations of the service, with the support of the Early Childhood Services Manager, as well as Human Resources, Payroll, Childcare Accounts and Finance.

This job is ideal for experienced Directors who have experience in overseeing the documentation and program of a child-led program across nursery, toddler, and preschool spaces. In your role, you will build and maintain positive relationships with children and families, and the Campbell community.

About You:

As well as a Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (minimum), a First Aid Qualification, WWVP registration and a police check, you will also:

  • have a strong working knowledge of the National Quality Framework
  • are committed to providing high-quality education and care to children
  • have strong interpersonal skills, and a warm and friendly nature
  • have experience in maintaining a safe workplace, and working within a compliance framework
  • have effective communication skills, including both verbal and written communication
  • be able to work collaboratively in a team environment

How to Apply:

How to apply

  1. Visit https://ywca-canberra.org.au/about-us/careers/ to access the position description.
  2. Create a cover letter, no longer than one page answering the following questions:

– Leadership in early childhood is…

– Quality in early childhood is…

Applications close on 9 November 2020.

YWCA Canberra is committed to the safety of children and young people. As such, successful applicants will be required to participate fully in all child protection risk management recruitment processes and ongoing character checking and assessment processes.

Want more information?

For a confidential discussion or further information please contact Ashleigh Latimore, Early Childhood Manager at Ashleigh.Latimore@ywca-canberra.org.au

YWCA Canberra is proud to be an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality, and offers above award wages and generous conditions through our innovative and progressive Enterprise Agreement.

 YWCA Canberra is an equal opportunity employer. People from diverse backgrounds and with diverse life experiences are encouraged to apply. We specifically encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

Application Details:

Download Position Description Here

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