Doreen-Service-Manager in Childcare

Educational Leader | Story House Early Learning Doreen


The Role:

We are looking for a highly skilled Educational Leader/Lead Educator to join our new team at Doreen to support our Service Manager in collaborating with educators and providing curriculum direction and guidance. Interviews will take place the week of the 13th July and the start date and onboarding process will begin on the 31st August. Passionate, loyal, dedicated and collaborative are all words that describe what we are looking for in our leader plus someone who is looking to join a growing business located in a fantastic new build with heaps of potential to make the job their own.


  • Facilitate learning experiences for children in our service
  • Provide leadership and mentoring support to other Educators
  • Support educators to effectively implement the cycle of planning to enhance programs and practices. 
  • Lead the development and implementation of an effective educational program in the service.
  • Maintain effective communication with the parents throughout the service
  • Regularly monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of programs
  • Create a friendly, secure and stimulating interactive learning environment
  • Maintain positive working relationships with all team members
  • Ensure a high level of health & safety standards are maintained at all times
  • Support the Service Manager in leading the team and meeting the obligations under the NQS

Who we are looking for:

  • Hold a Diploma in Children’s Services
  • Previous experience working as a permanent Educational Leader and/Lead Educator
  • A strong understanding of Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and National Quality Standards (NQS)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Dedication to developing the future of children
  • The enthusiasm to be proactive in implementing curriculum
  • A friendly and energetic demeanour
  • Experience using system such as Qikkids an advantage
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Story House Doreen is a brand new child care centre scheduled to open soon in Doreen.  We welcome local families living in Doreen and the surrounding suburbs of Mernda, South Morang, Nutfield, Diamond Creek and Arthurs Creek. 


Our purpose built child care facility offers a natural environment with soft tones and lots of natural light. Providing a calm and welcoming space for children to feel at home, whilst offering engaging and fun learning opportunities. Our outdoor spaces offer lots of space to get active, whilst ensuring plenty of shade.