Assistant Director

 

Role Overview

Only About Children Redfern

Our purpose-built Campus is located in the Australia Post building at 219-241 Cleveland Street with ample parking and close to public transport.

  • We have a large simulated outdoor playground and a smaller real outdoor yard with all outdoor equipment. The area also caters for engaging and creative experiences with a large gardening area for herbs, vegetables and fruits, including beautiful plants and small trees. 
  •  Our five age-based indoor spaces are designed to encourage children to learn and grow with a focus on safety and natural elements. 

Our Redfern campus value teamwork, collaboration, respect, and passion. We’re looking for an outstanding Assistant Director to support the CD to take us to the next level!

About the Role

The role of an Assistant Director is a busy and varied one. With a strong focus on being hands on with the team in a coaching and mentoring capacity, this role provides the platform for longer term career succession into a Campus Director role. The majority of your time will be spent working across all rooms, however there will be non-contact time to support the Campus Director with admin related responsibilities.

To be successful in this role, you will need to have:

  • Diploma / Early Childhood Teacher or equivalent approved teaching qualifications
  • Minimum 1-2 years (or equivalent) demonstrated leadership experience
  • Team-based, collaborative approach to your practices
  • Ability to communicate and connect with families

You Are Worth More.

We believe our people are worth more. That means more pay & benefits, more wellbeing, more recognition, and more development! Just some of our benefits include:

  • 50% discount on childcare fees
  • Two ‘Wellbeing Days’ each year with the option to purchase up to two weeks additional leave
  • Access to 10 days paid Family & Domestic Violence support
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for ongoing mental health and wellbeing support
  • Retail Discount Program including discounted online and instore vouchers and over 500 online cashback offers
  • Loyalty Recognition Program 
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Commitment to leadership and development programs
  • 100% financial support for all qualifications plus 5 days paid study leave
  • Additional 5 days paid Professional Development Leave for ECTs

More Than A Job. A Rewarding Career.

At Only About Children, our unique approach to early years learning goes beyond education to encompass the health and wellbeing of every child in our care. We call this The OAC Way. We operate over 80 campuses across Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane and provide high-quality early years education and care to over 8,000 families.

How to Apply

Click ‘apply now’ and submit your application to [email protected].

At Only About Children, we have a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion, and we want you to bring your whole self to work. We welcome and encourage applications from all members of the community, particularly those who identify as Australian Aboriginal and / or Torres Strait Islander.

  • 219-241 Cleveland St, Redfern NSW 2016, Australia
  • Full time

Sounds like the role for you?

We'd love to hear from you, apply now and take the next step in your career!