Early Childhood Room Leader


Role Overview

About Us 

Only About Children Balwyn North is a warm and inviting campus with three dedicated outdoor play spaces, featuring sandpits and climbing equipment,  Each space is dedicated to a different age group with designated areas for Nursery, Toddler and Kinder children. 

We enjoy getting out into our local community through planned excursions and community activities that build on our educational curriculum and the children’s interests. At Only About Children childcare Balwyn North, these include regular trips to our local shops and parks and engaging in activities with children and teachers from Greythorn Primary School as part of our School Readiness Program. 

About the Role

We are looking to welcome a new room leader to our team at Balwyn North. We envision the successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Inspiring children through play-based and interest focused activities 
  • Mentoring a team of educators through educational guidance
  • Creating meaningful partnerships with families, children, and educators to create positive outcomes for children
  • Planning and programming with support from the Oac Grow Curriculum 

Requirements for the Role

  • Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (or equivalent)
  • Experience in leading a team of educators
  • Working with Children Check (Employee)
  • First Aid and Child Protection certificates
  • Covid-19 vaccination certificate 


  • Additional day off each year called Oac Time 
  • $1,000 sign on bonus for all new team members
  • Limitless Career – we love to promote internally
  • Educational assistance and financial support to complete a Bachelor in Early Childhood
  • Need flexible work arrangements? Let’s discuss how we can support your life outside work
  • Social events to help build connections with your team

At Only About Children we have a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion and 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.
Please visit us at www.oac.edu.au or call Aimee on 03 8529 5016 for a confidential discussion about your career goals.

Sounds like the role for you?

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

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