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Assistant Centre Manager - Tanilba Bay

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Work type: Fixed Term (Part Time)
Location: NSW
Categories: Early Learning Services, Management

Assistant Centre Manager - Tanilba Bay
  • Not for Profit Salary Packaging benefits available
  • Fixed Term Contract - 12 months - start January 2018
  • 30 hours per week

  About Mission Australia Early Learning

 Early childhood is a time of discovery and growth, which is why Mission Australia Early Learning centres are designed to encourage a sense of belonging, wellbeing and community. Our centres offer much more than quality childcare for children aged from six weeks to six years. They also set children up for a lifelong love of learning and nature.

Mission Australia is a Christian community service organisation with a nationwide team of over 2,900 that helps people to regain their independence.  We reduce homelessness and strengthen communities through homelessness initiatives and affordable housing, early learning and youth services, family support, and employment and skills development. 

 Together, we stand with Australians in need until they can stand for themselves. 

 About the role

Tanilba Bay Early Learning is a 38 placed centre.

As the Assistant Manager, you will support the Centre Manager in the overall leadership of the centre, to ensure the provision of quality early learning support to children and broader support for their families. 


  • Leadership Support – lead, motivate and coach Educators towards performance excellence
  • Business Support – Support Centre Director in management of the centre
  • Education Support – contribute to play based learning and education program for children
  • Compliance Support - Ensure compliance with all external regulations, legislation and policies
  • Family Support - build strong relationships with parents to ensure open communication

 Qualifications & experience

  • Diploma-level Early Childhood Qualification as a minimum (as approved by ACECQA)
  • Qualifications & experience required to be appointed as a Certified Supervisor
  • Senior First Aid Certificate Inc. CPR, anaphylaxis management & emergency asthma training
  • Demonstrated experience as a Senior Educator
  • Proven knowledge of the National Quality Framework & Legislation
  • The ability to assist with programming, rostering, budgeting & marketing

 As part of our Employment screening process you will be required to undertake a National criminal history check. In addition there is a requirement to possess a current Working with Children Check or apply if you do not already hold one. It is unlawful for prohibited persons cannot apply for this role.


  •  Not for Profit Salary Packaging benefits which reduces your taxable income (details via Advantage)
  • Up to 50% discounted childcare
  • Above award pay rates
  • Generous non-contact time allowances to support educational programming and planning
  • Additional Annual Leave allowances for participation in out of hours activities
  • Opportunities for Career progression
  • Discounted Health Care with Medibank Private
  • Ongoing support for training and professional development.

Click "APPLY NOW" noting applications close 22nd of January.

For further information regarding working with us visit Working for Mission Australia.

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Mission Australia is dedicated to increasing opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians. Learn about our Reconciliation Action Plan


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