Executive Centre Manager – Tarneit, VIC

December 03, 2020

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Company: Story House Early Learning
Position: Executive Centre Manager
Work Type: Full-Time
Location: Tarneit, VIC
Application Opening Date: December 3, 2020
Application Closing Date: December 31, 2020
Qualifications: Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care

Executive Centre Manager – Tarneit, VIC


We are looking for an experienced Manager to inspire and lead our established childcare service in Tarneit. Our service consists of 2 campuses, for 288 children a day. An opportunity for you to take the next step in your career in becoming an Area Manager. 


About Us


Story House Early Learning is an emerging early childhood provider with services in QLD, NSW and VIC. We strive to deliver engaging play-based programs that shape our children and support them to be curious and independent learners. We believe that the value of play is of utmost importance to children as it is their way of learning about their world.

Working with us you’ll enjoy a culture of openness, collaboration and respect, along with the opportunity to work alongside talented and passionate people. 


About the Role 


We are looking for a new Executive Centre Manager to lead the management of our Tarneit service and develop strategic business opportunities for promoting our service to potential families. This is an opportunity for a manager who is looking to take the next step in their career in becoming an Area Manager. Managing this large service will give you the opportunity to take on extra responsibility and set you up ready for the next milestone in your career.

We are looking for someone who is business minded and comfortable in an accountable environment where your leadership and stakeholder management will help grow our business and allow others to thrive.

In this role you will be responsible for delivering a responsive service that is committed to inclusive practices which support families, cultural, socio-economic and individual situations. You will develop and maintain effective collaborative and respectful relationships with children, families, early childhood professionals and regulatory departments, and ensure privacy and confidentiality is maintained. We are looking for someone who is adaptable to change and can think outside the square.


About You


  • Completed Diploma in Early Childhood or higher (recognised by ACECQA as an early childhood qualification).
  • A minimum of 3 years as a Service Manager
  • Demonstrated experience managing, mentoring and supporting early childhood education and care services/programs to deliver high quality outcomes, and in building a capable and engaged team
  • Demonstrated experience driving performance and delivering positive results in early childhood education and care services in a competitive environment.
  • Experienced in developing strategic business opportunities for promoting the service to potential families and converting new enrolments. 
  • A Strong communicator who is able to deliver a positive experience for families and encourage referrals. 
  • Practical understanding of key issues, strategies and best practice in early childhood education, child health, wellbeing and inclusion, early childhood curricula and development frameworks.
  • Evidence of sound professional experience that shows initiative and strong sense of personal responsibility for meeting objectives, modelling of professional and ethical behaviour, commitment to personal development; and display of courage in the provision of advice and decision making.


Contact and Apply

To find out more and apply for this role, contact:


Kelly Murphy, Recruitment Advisor
Story House Early Learning

E. recruitment@shel.edu.au

W. www.shel.edu.au/careers



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