Job Details

Category: Directors
Employment Status: Full Time
Hours Per Week: 35
Application Closing Date: 31/10/2022

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Job Description

  • Gummyaney Aboriginal Corporation is re-configuring its management positions, so we are looking for a new Director/Office Manager.
  • Ideally a long term position with preference for an Aboriginal candidate, who is able to support and work with our amazing staff, families and community.
  • Managerial/financial qualifications and experience (Early childhood/education qualifications and/or experience an advantage)
  • Cultural preschool with up to 38 children per day. Supportive of well-being and personal/family needs. School holidays negotiable.
  • Salary $80-95,000 dependent on qualification and experience
Essential Criteria
  • Manage the financial operations of the Corporation
  • Manage the day to day business in line with ACECQA, Dept of Ed, and GAC regs, legislation, policies and procedures
  • Provide administrative leadership
  • Guidance to all staff, parents and community
  • Ensure the centre is compliant with all State Legislation and National Quality Standards
  • Oversee a team of educators who provide a strong, inclusive, and culturally appropriate program
  • Demonstrate extensive knowledge of, or willingness to develop through course attendance/reading etc of the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and National Quality Standards (NQS) and Rating and Assessment process
  • Support whole team engagement in the Quality Improvement Program
  • Supervise trainees in early childhood, administration and finance
  • Ensure program, documentation and curriculum are of high quality
  • Be excited to learn about local Indigenous culture, language and protocols and work within the community
Desirable Criteria:
  • This position suits someone who has a strong sense of Social Justice
  • Experience within the Early Childhood/Education sector, specifically with Aboriginal Children and communities
  • Excellent communication, leadership and management skills
  • Highly organised and an ability to multi-task
  • Have an understanding of issues facing Aboriginal Communities and children
  • Demonstrated ability to promote partnerships with stakeholders
  • Ability to source and write successful grant funding applications
  • Have/obtain Child Protection Qualification and a current WWCC

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Contact Details

Service Name: Gummyaney Aboriginal Corporation
Application Email: director@gummyaney.org.au
Contact Phone: 0266422048
Contact Name: Emma Barrett

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