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    Assistant Director | Off the Floor 2IC| Close to Melbourne's CBD

    Bachelor of Early Childhood or Diploma Qualified to work as the assistant director / 2IC in a highly regarded NFP service in Melbourne's inner east

    Assistant Director | 2IC |Off the floor 
    Inner suburbs location 

    The Centre
    anzuk Early Childhood is currently working with a highly regarded large sized Early Childhood Centre located in Melbourne's inner suburbs. The service is community run and aims to provide a stimulating natural environment for children from all backgrounds. They value that every child is unique and important and encourage each child to grow and learn in a fun and warm educational setting.  The service believes that their employees are their greatest asset, and provide all educators with ongoing professional development opportunities, on going support, promotional opportunities, as well as providing additional employee benefits for all educators. All rooms run above ratio and staff are supported by a very experienced Director.  Anzuk have supported this service for a number of years and it is clear to see their existing team have a fantastic culture.

    The Opportunity
    Supporting the Director this role will be a leadership position where the ideal candidate has the ability to influence and guide educators within the centre as well as the service as a whole in the absence of the Director. It would best suit an experienced educator who has had a leadership role previously and has worked in a 2IC role previously. It is expected that the successful candidate has extensive knowledge the Early Years Leaning Framework to mentor staff as the educational leader.  In return you will be be work a 9 day fortnight and be paid above the award. This really is an opportunity not to be missed. 

     The ideal candidate:

    • Ideally have had at least a year of management experience 
    • Must demonstrate initiative, be an inspiration and support staff
    • Hands on with educational leadership
    • Openness and willing to learn
    • Staff rostering
    • Capacity to manage the service in the absence of the director
    • Excellent customer service
    • Uphold the level of quality the service delivers

    Suitable applicants must have:
    • Diploma of Children Services or Bachelor of Early Childhood Education and Care
    • Level 2 First Aid, Anaphylaxis and Asthma certification
    • WWCC
    • Right to work in Australia
    • At least 1 years experience as a 2IC or within a management position

    If this sounds like a position you think would suit you, please send through your resume in Word format to or contact Richard Duncan on (03) 92492410

    Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

    Good Luck. 

    anzuk Early Childhood is a national recruitment company that specialises in recruiting the best Educators within the Early Education sector. We supply Long Day Care Centre's and Kindergarten's across Australia and the UK and are regarded as one of the leading education agencies in Australia. 

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