The CompanyPETIT is a privately owned company operating 18 beautiful long day care centres across Queensland, NSW, Victoria and ACT.  At PETIT we believe in providing an inclusive context where children and families are valued, where children are respected, and their rights are always upheld and advocated for. We recognise and promote individuality as expressed through a child's language, interaction and learning styles. We strive to inspire children in their unique potential for learning EVERYDAY!The OpportunityOur Elderslie centre is looking for an experienced Assistant Director, who is passionate about contributing to the growth and development of our children, and has the skills to lead team members, motivating them to excel as they deliver educational programs and care.Essential Requirements:This role forms a part of the centre's Leadership team and as such you will:Have a sound knowledge of the Early Years' Learning Framework (EYLF) and National Quality Standards (NQF);Be an approachable leader amongst the community of families, children and teaching teams;Approach tasks in a professional manner, using initiative and flexibility;Demonstrate good organisational skills and professionalism;Have a proven ability to support and work in partnership with both the Centre Director and Educational Leader;Qualifications Required:Previous experience in an Assistant Director role;Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care or equivalent;Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood) preferred;Current Senior First Aid and CPR Certificate;Current Anaphylaxis and Asthma Manager;Current Working with Children Card;Remuneration and BenefitsAttractive hourly rate;Uniforms;Staff childcare discounts;Regular professional development opportunities;New, purpose built and well-resourced centre;Supportive management team;If this sound like the opportunity for you? Just hit the "Apply for this Job" button to send through your resume and covering letter addressing the below criteria. If you want more information on the role, please email careers@petitjourney.com.au 35 AUD Elderslie 2570