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Assistant Centre Manager

Apply now Job no: 492355
Work type: Part Time
Location: Regional QLD, Brisbane
Categories: Education & Training

Realise your full potential, and have serious fun!


About our Centre

Welcome to Riverstone Rise Early Learning Journey! Our vibrant and creative 107-place centre has so much heart and soul - it's run by enthusiastic, fun-loving educators who are ready to give you a warm welcome! We connect with local businesses, events, charities, schools and services to enrich the early education of the children in our care. We're dedicated to helping our children reach their full potential through the Lifelong Learning approach, which is based on play-based learning incorporating the best of early childhood theorists including Montessori and Reggio Emilia. We are also well-supported by a dedicated Quality Team helping us meet the NQS. PleaseFind out more about our centre - just Google our centre name to find our website and Facebook page! 


The role

This exciting opportunity includes learning the business side of running a thriving child care centre, with a focus on delivering early childhood education, assessment and ratings process, financial performance, compliance and safety and genuine teamwork.

Working alongside your dedicated Centre Manager, you’ll lead, mentor, and develop your centre’s team, to ensure the centre, and the children in your care, thrive.

Work with a team who value being connected to their local community, team spirit, and having fun. Be part of a national company which truly recognises and rewards great team members.

Valuable training opportunities are available to make this the next step in your career. If you see yourself as a Centre Manager / Centre Director in the next few years – this role will help you get there.


About you

  • Absolutely passionate about developing strong relationships with the centre team, families and children
  • Ready to progress to the next level in your career
  • Strongly committed to developing quality early educational programs
  • Experienced in maintaining health and safety standards, and risk minimisation
  • Experienced in a similar role highly desirable (at least one year)


Your reward

  • A permanent part-time position (up to 37.5 hours per week) working for Australia’s fastest-growing child care group
  • Incentive program - earn brand new resources for your centre
  • Leadership, management and training opportunities
  • Access to discounts on a variety of products and services
  • Access to a national network of colleagues, training and future job opportunities at more than 160 child care centres owned by the same company


You already have

  • A minimum of Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care, or equivalent
  • A current Working with Children’s Check or equivalent
  • Extensive knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework
  • Commitment to delivering the National Quality Standards
  • Strong and positive communication, leadership and management skills


Why work for Affinity?

At Affinity, we proudly do things differently. Our mission is to inspire and nurture individuals to reach their full potential. It isn’t just about what we do for children, it’s about what we do for our team, too. Every day, at more than 160 child care centres around Australia, we support quality, teamwork, training opportunities and a culture of recognition and reward. Affinity allows our people to shine – so we can deliver the best in early education.

As Australia’s most dynamic early learning business, we’re revolutionising our industry through our Lifelong Learning approach, Quality Team, Healthy Children program, technology and facilities upgrades and much more. We’d love you to join us!

Achieve beyond your expectations as you are supported to learn, grow personally and professionally and develop new, valuable skills.

Feel positive. Feel proud. Make new friends. Laugh. Go home smiling.


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