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Program Manager

Job Title: Program Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: SE Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Industry: Social Work
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date:
Reference: Perm - PM _1613349924
Contact Name: Social Work Team
Contact Email: australia@twrecruitment.com.au
Job Published: Feb 15, 2021

Job Description

ABOUT THE ROLE:

A unique opportunity is available for an experienced Disability Program Manager to lead a passionate team of educators in supporting young children with additional needs and/or disabilities at a specialist school in the Officer area.

Working within a large team of educators you'll help to provide:

  • A safe and secure environment for the children in attendance.
  • An opportunity for children to reach their emotional, physical and confidence needs.
  • Peace of mind for families.
  • A program that is inclusive for children with additional needs.
  • Friendly, warm and inspired educators.
  • Various activities and equipment that accommodates all ages and interests.

This is a Monday-Friday position working in After School Care and School Holiday Programs.

ABOUT YOU:

We're looking for someone with the following skills and experience:

  • Experience managing teams of 10+ people - there is a large people management component to this role, so this is a must.
  • Extensive experience managing complex needs and behaviors of children.
  • Experience developing inclusive programs for children with special needs/or disabilities.
  • Resilience to working in an environment where each day presents new challenges.
  • Passion for working with children with special needs/disabilities.
  • An individual wanting to progress their career within the disability sector.

ABOUT US:

This is your opportunity to join a reputable company in Before and After School Care and Holiday Programs.

We pride ourselves on our supportive team environment and the high-quality care we provide to the families and school communities we work with.

ABOUT THE BENEFITS:

  • Permanent position
  • Above award industry pay
  • Flexible working hours
  • Opportunities to develop your career in education and care

EVERYONE IN THE INDUSTRY NEEDS:

To be considered for the role, you must be working towards or have completed an ACECQA approved qualification OR be working towards or have completed a qualification in Disability Support (Certificate 4 as a minimum).

There are loads of child-care qualifications that are approved for this role, please check the link to see if your studies
qualify: https://www.acecqa.gov.au/qualifications/nqf-approved

TO APPLY:

Please send your resume and cover letter to Brenda Willey - brenda.willey@twrecruitment.com.au or for a confidential conversation call Brenda Willey on 03 8689 9534.

Tradewind Australia is a specialist recruitment service for the Social & Community Service sectors and we source highly qualified and experienced professionals to work with all providers within these services.

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