Current Opportunities

Centre Manager

Apply now Job no: 497201
Work type: Part Time
Location: Melbourne
Categories: Education & Training


Get the support you deserve, so you can realise your full potential

About our Centre

Welcome to Maple Street Early Learning! Our 54-place centre includes a wonderful and highly dedicated team of early childhood professionals - and they are ready to give you a warm welcome! We’re a close-knit community centre, passionate about helping each child in our care to reach their full potential. We embrace our local community by connecting with local businesses, events, charities, schools and services to enrich the early education of the children in our care. We'd love you to join the team! Find out more about our centre - just Google our Maple Street Early Learning Cenre centre name to find our website and Facebook page!

The role

If you’ve been searching for a Centre Manager or Centre Director position which allows you to shine, this is it.

Lead your team to deliver quality early education in a warm and enthusiastic environment where children thrive.

Affinity offers incredible support and world-class systems to help you manage your centre, which means you can spend less time on administration and more time doing what you love.

In addition to a dedicated Area Manager and Quality Advisor, you’ll be fully supported by a national team including Facilities, Finance, Human Resources, Recruitment, Safety and Compliance, Marketing and Promotions.

About you

  • A natural leader, committed to realising the potential of others
  • Driven to provide exceptional quality while delivering financial results which ensure our centre can operate sustainably
  • Loves building long-lasting connections with your local community, families and the children in your care
  • Experienced in achieving targets and meeting safety and compliance standards
  • Extensive knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework
  • Will lead centre to Meet and Exceed National Quality Standards

Your reward

  • Above award salary – open to negotiation
  • Incentive program -  earn brand new resources for your centre
  • Access to discounts on a variety of products and services
  • Leadership, management and training opportunities for you and your entire team
  • Extensive accredited and non-accredited professional development opportunities 
  • Defined career path from Centre Manager to Area Manager 
  • A centralised Enrolment Support Team to assist you building and maintaining your centres occupancy levels 
  • Regular visits by our Quality Team to help your centre meet business, compliance and education goals 

You already have

  • A minimum of Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care, or equivalent
  • A current Working with Children’s Check or equivalent
  • 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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