Salary: $70,000 - $85,000 + Super + TravelNewly created role due to growthThe RoleAre you looking for the next step in your Education and Management career? Extend is looking for a Regional Programs Manager with demonstrated experience managing people, leaderships skills and the drive to succeed. The successful candidate has a strong desire to assist and understands the balance between accountability and responsibility. Your 'can do’ attitude will contribute to your success!This is an important and dynamic people management role in the area of Outside School Hours Care (OSHC).  It includes Before and After School Care and Vacation Care and reports directly to the National Programs Manager.  This position is based in the North/West region of Melbourne.Specific Responsibilities:Lead and manage OSHC Educator teams in schools in the North and West region.Oversee all aspects of service management and ensure services are delivering high quality experiences for children.Demonstrate an understanding of business efficiency and responsible service management.Evaluate and review program content, staff performance & conduct Educator appraisals.Build & maintain excellent relationships with principals, school staff, parents, regulatory authorities and suppliers.Prepare and support educators for Assessment and Rating reviews.Monthly rostering and reporting.The BenefitsA great opportunity for an experienced Educator or Manager to carve out a career in business.Autonomous full-time position.Lead and inspire your own cluster of teams!Supportive management team and professional training opportunities to ensure your success.Great culture and positive team environment.Business tools - Laptop, iPad, smart phone, travel allowance. Essential CriteriaPast people management experience favourable.Demonstrated ability to build and maintain excellent relationships internally and externally.Proven past success in management in any sector with the ability to demonstrate measurable outcomes.Exceptional written and verbal communication skills are essential.An understanding of the National Quality Standards and My Time Our Place frameworks are beneficial.A current VIC Working with Children’s check, First Aid 004 and Child Protection Training or willingness to obtain.Current drivers’ licence and own car.Completed a Diploma or above in Childcare, Education, or equivalent.Why us?If you decide to join the Extend family, it’s because you want every child to be inspired, learn and have amazing experiences in their childhood. That’s what we call – QUALITY! If you think you’ve got what it takes to make a difference in the quality of learning for many, then we would love to hear from you! Please submit your Cover Letter addressing the essential criteria and Resume.For more information please contact Charmayne Linton, National Programs Manager on - 0472 599 154 for a confidential discussion.Applications Close: 24 May 2021 70000 AUD Melbourne

Regional Programs Manager (Outside School Hours Care)

Salary: $70,000 - $85,000 + Super + Travel

Newly created role due to growth

The Role

Are you looking for the next step in your Education and Management career? Extend is looking for a Regional Programs Manager with demonstrated experience managing people, leaderships skills and the drive to succeed. The successful candidate has a strong desire to assist and understands the balance between accountability and responsibility. Your 'can do’ attitude will contribute to your success!

This is an important and dynamic people management role in the area of Outside School Hours Care (OSHC).  It includes Before and After School Care and Vacation Care and reports directly to the National Programs Manager.  This position is based in the North/West region of Melbourne.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage OSHC Educator teams in schools in the North and West region.
  • Oversee all aspects of service management and ensure services are delivering high quality experiences for children.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of business efficiency and responsible service management.
  • Evaluate and review program content, staff performance & conduct Educator appraisals.
  • Build & maintain excellent relationships with principals, school staff, parents, regulatory authorities and suppliers.
  • Prepare and support educators for Assessment and Rating reviews.
  • Monthly rostering and reporting.

The Benefits

  • A great opportunity for an experienced Educator or Manager to carve out a career in business.
  • Autonomous full-time position.
  • Lead and inspire your own cluster of teams!
  • Supportive management team and professional training opportunities to ensure your success.
  • Great culture and positive team environment.
  • Business tools - Laptop, iPad, smart phone, travel allowance. 

Essential Criteria

  • Past people management experience favourable.
  • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain excellent relationships internally and externally.
  • Proven past success in management in any sector with the ability to demonstrate measurable outcomes.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills are essential.
  • An understanding of the National Quality Standards and My Time Our Place frameworks are beneficial.
  • A current VIC Working with Children’s check, First Aid 004 and Child Protection Training or willingness to obtain.
  • Current drivers’ licence and own car.
  • Completed a Diploma or above in Childcare, Education, or equivalent.

Why us?

If you decide to join the Extend family, it’s because you want every child to be inspired, learn and have amazing experiences in their childhood. That’s what we call – QUALITY! If you think you’ve got what it takes to make a difference in the quality of learning for many, then we would love to hear from you! Please submit your Cover Letter addressing the essential criteria and Resume.


For more information please contact Charmayne Linton, National Programs Manager on - 0472 599 154 for a confidential discussion.

Applications Close: 24 May 2021