Campus Director


Role Overview

Only About Children Hawthorn

Only About Children Hawthorn is a light filled, warm and inviting child care centre that has 109 places across 5 rooms and 3 levels with onsite parking. Each age group has their own dedicated outdoor learning environments and ample space to explore and learn. 
We are looking for an experienced leader to cover a short-term 6 or 12 month contract at our Hawthorn campus, to continue to support the children and team on their journey. Following this, there will be opportunities to move to an ongoing permanent contract at another OAC campus to continue your journey with us. 

You Are Worth More.

We believe our people are worth more. Whether that be more pay & benefits, more wellbeing, more recognition, and more development – examples include:

  • 50% discount on childcare fees
  • Quarterly bonus program, bi-annual performance review and annual salary review
  • Commitment to outstanding professional development with sector leading external facilitators, and the opportunity to network with and learn from other Directors
  • 20 weeks Government Parental Leave Pay
  • Financial Support for all levels of qualification, plus 5 days Study Leave
  • Additional 5 days Professional Development Leave for ECTs
  • Two annual Wellbeing Days and option to purchase up to 2 weeks extra Annual Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for ongoing mental health and wellbeing support
  • Exclusive retail Discount Program including discounted online and instore vouchers and over 500 online cashback offers
  • Recognition Program to reward tenure of service
  • Flexible Working arrangements
  • Referral bonuses up to $2000

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. 

Working in collaboration with key functional business partners in Ops, Education, People & Culture and Family Support – the Campus Director is accountable for management of the campus as a whole.

In addition, the role involves

  • Ensuring child safety and welfare at all times
  • Being a  positive role model by coaching and mentoring team members through Educational Leadership
  • Ensuring ongoing, professional and timely communication between the campus and families
  • Taking personal responsibility for modelling and driving our HEART values and leadership practices

How To Apply.

Click ‘apply now’ and submit your application to [email protected] or call Aimee on 03 9108 7185 to discuss your application.

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.


  • 140-142 Barkers Rd, Hawthorn VIC 3122, 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!