Service Manager - Melton Opening Jan 2023

Job No: SHEL64010
Location: Melton

The Opportunity:

An exciting opportunity to be part of the opening team for our purpose built MELTON, Victoria centre is coming soon. Opening January 2023. Build connections with your colleagues and families from day one. Use the blank canvas on offer to bring your ideas and energy to create amazing spaces for the children's imaginations to run wild. 

Expected start date will be November 21. Applications will be assessed from September 26 with the first stage interview consisting of a short telephone interview and then a face to face with the Business Operations Manager and a tour of the service to take place from September 28 until the position is filled. 

Are you a passionate Leader with childcare experience at a Centre Management level? This is not just any other regular Centre Manager vacancy.  This is a great opportunity for an ambitious individual, as the role is fluid and open to you bringing your ideas and experience. An opportunity to have influence and help inspire the minds of our future leaders and an opportunity to do incredible work and build an amazing resume with passionate, authentic people who lead with integrity, always.

We do not want to bore you with a long advert but here is why you should choose Story House as the place to start the next chapter of your career:

We Value You: 

  • Guaranteed above award salary with financial incentives and yearly retention payment
  • People centric, health and wellbeing initiatives inc FREE First Aid, CPR and Flu Vaccinations
  • Reward and recognition platform including discounts to 100’s of major retailers
  • Uniform provided
  • 75% Staff Childcare Discount*
  • Online learning platform with dedicated early childhood courses
  • We'll empower you to step up; step sideways; flourish always in your pursuit of a meaningful career 
  • A culture of recognition and support: We celebrate who you are and what you do, and we do all we can to ‘grow together'
  • You will have a manager who only looks after a small cluster of services allowing greater support to you and your team
  • Being supported by a high performing and supportive workplace culture with Early Childhood Specialists
  • Not your average Managers job - Join our Leadership community for ongoing professional development and networking opportunities
  • Having a dedicated space just for you, where you can relax and unwind
  • A large array of resources and resource selection being led by your educators
  • Putting the children first and not budgets
  • Working hard but having fun too!

Who are we?

Story House is an emerging leader in the early childhood sector with a strong emphasis on growth, and a commitment to providing quality early childhood services to children and families in the greater metropolitan areas of Australia. We are a company that is committed to complying with our obligations as your Employer, and to promote a healthy and safe workplace for everyone.

Working with us you’ll enjoy a culture of collaboration and respect, along with the opportunity to work alongside talented and passionate people. If this sounds like what you are looking for, please submit your application via 'Apply Now' and ensure you include a cover letter stating why you would be perfect for this role; and what new and exciting ideas you could bring for this service. Build your career piece by piece with us! We look forward to meeting you.

WANT TO FIND OUT MORE BEFORE APPLYING? Email and we'll be in touch.

Story House Early Learning is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment, providing mutual respect for all employees.

At Story House, we prioritise the safety and wellbeing of our community, which is why we are committed to the Child Safe Standards and have Safety as one of our values.

All final applicants for this position will be asked to consent to a criminal record check. Please note that people with criminal records are not automatically barred from applying for this position. Each application will be considered on its merits.

If you are an internal employee wanting to apply for this position, please use this link 

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  • Our centre stands on¬†Wurundjeri¬†Land
  • 88 Licensed places across 4 rooms
  • Innovative and committed employer
  • Services across Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria

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