Educational Leader / Assistant Director

About us

Mojo Montessori ELC is looking for an Educational Leader /  Assistant Centre Director and Co-Nominated Supervisor who is passionate and enthusiastic about Early Years education and fostering positive family and staff relationships. We know we cannot do that without great people.  We provide quality education and care for children aged 15 months to six years in our family-owned and operated centre. Our program is structured around the Montessori pillars and aligns with and is governed by the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF), whilst providing a home away from home environment for all of our children.

We are dedicated to providing quality childcare, whilst embracing strong family-oriented values with an inclusive and empowering culture.  We would love to hear from you if you are looking for your next step in your career, so send us your application today!

We have a non-contact Nominated Supervisor in place and we are looking for an Educational Leader/ Assistant Director to provide Montessori mentoring and on the job training for our team. As the Assistant Director, the successful candidate will also be the nominated person in the absence of the Nominated Supervisor, taking on responsibility within the centre for daily operations.

We offer a significantly above award remuneration package for an experienced candidate, along with staff childcare discounts for all educators, social gatherings, and special occasion gifts.

Professional development:  Ongoing training with reputable training organisations, learning, leadership and networking opportunities.

Job security: This position is a permanent part-time position – days/hours negotiable / flexible.

Supportive management & great culture: Be part of a caring and respectful team that bands together to ensure everyone feels appreciated. 

What’s In It For You?

  • Generous salary for a Montessori qualified and experienced candidate
  • Extensive business and skills training, to help you maintain your professional development and skills advancement
  • Negotiable 30-37.5 hours per week
  • Employee childcare discounts
  • Multicultural team and celebrations of different culture and festivals all year around
  • Team celebrations for birthdays and special occasions
  • Supportive and flexible management to guide and mentor
  • Special occasions celebrated
  • Team work valued and rewarded
  • Convenient on-site car parking

What are we looking for?

  • Montessori qualifications (international accepted) including Diploma, Advanced Diploma or Masters in a relevant childcare course
  • Minimum 2 years experience in a Montessori ECEC
  • Sound understanding of compliance requirements under the National Quality Framework, EYLF and corresponding law and regulations, with the ability to lead and manage a team
  • Previous management experience advantageous but not essential 
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication and relationship skills, with a genuine empathetic manner – willing to build parent, staff and community relationships
  • Reliability, trustworthiness, and integrity are essential
  • Enthusiasm for working with and guiding a team
  • Computer literacy important – willingness to learn new systems. Experience managing SmartCentral, Storypark, ISS, ACCS, NQATIS an advantage, but training will be provided
  • Current First aid, Anaphylaxis and Asthma training (or willing to obtain)
  • Current Working with Children Check (Qld)
  • Flexible with work hours supporting the opening/closing of the centre
  • Organised and detail orientated

We value and appreciate our staff and believe in a Work-Life balance where your contribution is highly regarded.  If this sounds like a company and environment you would like to join, please apply now by emailing your resume and covering letter through to [email protected].

We look forward to welcoming you to our team.

6 February 2023

Mojo Montessori Early Learning Centre

65 - 67 Wembley Road
Logan Central QLD 4114