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Area Manager - 216

Date: 08-Jan-2019

Location: PORT MACQUARIE, NSW, AU, 2460

Company: Goodstart Early Learning

Great centres. Fabulous team. All we need is you!

We're Goodstart – a not-for-profit with a vision for Australia's children to have the best possible start in life.  We share your passion for early learning. And your experience will make all the difference to our children.


As the Area Manager, you will be a natural leader to drive all areas of performance within Goodstart centres in NSW Mid North Coast, whilst integrating quality early childhood practices, enabling Centre Directors to succeed. Being able to bring out the best in people through inspiring them to perform at optimum level and achieve targets is a key skill required in this role. In collaboration with centres, you will implement an annual operational plan that is responsive to local and organisational requirements. The role is part time 3 days per week, on a fixed term contract until May 2019.


Key bonuses of the role:


  • Company car, mobile and laptop
  • High degree of autonomy and independence
  • Competitive bonus structure


To thrive in this role, you will have:


  • Bachelor in Early Childhood     
  • Strong pedagogical understanding underpinned by a strong theoretical and practical foundations.
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve business outcomes through commercial and operational acumen
  • Effective people management and leadership skills
  • A natural desire for continuous improvement
  • Recognise the foundation of relationships as key to success in the role, to engage, motivate, coach and mentor


The benefits:


  • Access to discounted centre fees
  • Discounted health care and access to employee wellbeing program with BUPA
  • Ongoing support for training and professional development


If you have experience in a similar role, then we want to meet you! For any questions regarding this opportunity please contact Pam King Owen (please submit your application including your Cover Letter and CV on our website, e-mailed applications will not be considered).


 Goodstart is committed to child safety, with a zero tolerance of child abuse, and expect all our employees to reflect this commitment


Posting Notes: PORT MACQUARIE || NSW || Australia (AU) || Operations || SF:00 || No Early Childhood Qualification || Part-Time

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