Do you enjoy greeting little people and their families every morning?Our community in Richmond is the reason we are in early childhood – to make a difference in our children’s lives.As our driven and caring Centre Director at Petit ELJ Richmond, you are responsible for the leadership and overall management of the centre's operations, as well as a driving force behind the business and administration performance.Do you enjoy being a leader that builds and nurtures a high performing team?Does giving back to your local community invigorate you?Is creating and supporting a positive and fun team culture important to you?Do you thrive on being a true advocate for children?At our beautiful purpose-built 150 place centre, you will be a strong, approachable leader and role model for the children and your enthusiastic team.Give your career a boost!Combine your effective communication skills and your passion for early childhood and education with:Demonstrated experience as a Centre Director with leadership qualitiesHave a genuine passion to continue strong community connectionsStrong commitment to a shared approach to contemporary pedagogyProven ability to manage a healthy and safe environmentDemonstrated understanding of approved learning frameworks and standardsExperience in driving continuous improvement through reflectionDemonstrated ability to manage and apply company business modelsYour credentials:Diploma in Children's Services or higher (ACECQA approved)First Aid Certificate including CPR, Asthma and Anaphylaxis trainingValid WWCCBe rewarded with our awesome work perks:Attractive and competitive salary plus benefits plus travel allowanceOff the floor role with support from our Educational Leader and Assistant Centre director A dedicated programming studio plus additional meeting roomsRegular leadership coaching and pedagogy support through internal and external specialistsGenuine opportunity for career progression with our personalised professional development planAbout the Petit Early Learning Journey familyPetit ELJ is a privately owned company operating 18 modern long daycare centres across QLD, NSW, VIC and the ACT. We provide an inclusive environment where children and families are valued and respected. At Petit ELJ, children always come first.We have built an inclusive and accessible service. Our centres embrace diversity and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities. 33 AUD Richmond 3121