Educational Leader


Role Overview

Only About Children – Educational Leader 

The Educational Leader has an influential and important role in inspiring, motivating and also challenging or extending the practice of educators. The role is a collaborative one, involving inquiry and reflection, which can significantly impact on the important work educators do with the children and their families. 

This role will see you working in a blended role on the floor and off the floor, dedicating time to supporting the teams in enhancing educational practices, guiding and mentoring educators, and working in partnership with the wider leadership team. 

We currently have two great opportunities in the Western suburbs;

  • Newport
  • Williamstown 

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Early Childhood Teacher or equivalent approved teaching qualifications and VIT registration 
  • Minimum 2 years (or equivalent) demonstrated leadership experience.
  • Team-based, hands-on, 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 – examples include:

  • 50% discount for employee childcare fee
  • Above award salary and annual review
  • Two ‘Wellbeing Days’ yearly
  • Option to purchase up to two weeks additional annual leave
  • 5 addition days of PD leave for ECT’s
  • 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 to reward tenure of service
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Commitment to leadership and development programs
  • Financial study support for all levels of qualification incl. 5 days paid study leave

How to Apply

Click ‘apply now’ and submit your application or email [email protected] to discuss the opportunity further.

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.

  • 82-84 Blackshaws Rd, South Kingsville VIC 3015, 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!