Jason Roberts

Founder/CEO

Jason Roberts entered the ECEC sector in 2013 as CEO of G8 Education. He spent four years in senior executive positions before transitioning out of the business in January 2018. His time at G8 has given him a very valuable insight into the managing of large child care business and all the successes and challenges that come with them. Since leaving G8 Jason has continued to actively consult to the ECEC sector as an advisor, and work toward launching The Sector website. Jason has significant business and financial experience having previously worked in a range of roles in London, Singapore and Australia. Jason is married with two beautiful sons, aged 3 years and 1 years old both of which are enrolled in early education centres close to where he lives on the Gold Coast. Jason’s key role at The Sector is to oversee strategy, provide opinion pieces and cover sector news.

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Articles by Jason Roberts

Busy Bees Australia welcomes educators as 2019 Global Talent Exchange Program kicks off

Busy Bees Australia has this week welcomed 16 educators from around the world as the fourth edition of the global early childhood education and care (ECEC) provider’s annual Global Talent Exchange Program kicks off.

3 days ago

by Jason Roberts

Evolve adds a fifth centre to Melbourne portfolio as acquisitions continue

Evolve Education has confirmed the purchase of a fifth centre in Melbourne that will join the portfolio of four centres announced on 8 October 2019. This marks the second acquisition-related announcement since the commencement of Evolve’s Australian growth phase.

4 days ago

by Jason Roberts

ECA pays tribute to outgoing Chair Ros Cornish in 2018-19 Annual Report

Early Childhood Australia have released their 2018-19 Annual Report in which both current National President Christine Legg and Chief Executive Officer Samantha Page pay tribute to Ros Cornish, who stepped down from her National President position and from the Board in late 2018.

5 days ago

by Jason Roberts

Evolve Education moves to reduce Board Fees as operations review progresses

Evolve Education Group has confirmed that the company will be reducing the level of fees paid to its Board of Directors by 16.7 per cent effective 1 December 2019.

8 days ago

by Jason Roberts

Affinity appoints Dr Lesley Jones to new role of Senior Adviser, Pedagogy and Practice

Affinity Education Group has announced the appointment of Dr Lesley Jones as Senior Adviser, Pedagogy and Practice in a newly created role with immediate effect.

9 days ago

by Jason Roberts