SmartPlay Early Learners

Centre Director

SmartPlay Albany

Job posted at: 2023-12-13

About Smartplay

SmartPlay Early Learners (SP) is a national brand operated by Christian Education Ministries (CEM) with plans underway to launch several Early Learning Centres around Australia in the coming years. SP is wholeheartedly committed to excellence in early childhood education so that children are “well known, well loved, and well taught” by dedicated trained Educators to achieve these outcomes the SP vision is to nurture, love and introduce every child to God.

About Smartplay - Marsden Park

SmartPlay Early Learners - Marsden Park provides quality care and education within a purpose built Early Learning Service for children aged 3 yrs to school age. In addition we provide an OSHC service, for school aged children, for Australian Christian College Marsden Park, providing before school and after school care and vacation care.

About the role

If you're keen to inspire a dedicated team of educators whilst building strong relationships with families, then you're invited to consider this exciting opportunity.

The Centre Director is responsible for growing the SmartPlay Early Learners at Marsden Park in conjunction with a support team from Head Office and Australian Christian College - Marsden Park. The Centre Director will coordinate all day to day center operations such as administration, health & safety, and staff development, in addition to developing a positive culture that results in a quality childcare and early learning experience. The role also entails the management of staff rosters and coordination of an Early Learners budget.

The position commences Term 1 2024.

About You

  • You hold a Diploma or Degree in Early Childhood Education.
  • You will be expected to ensure all regulatory obligations are met including NQF, NQS and the EYLF.
  • You possess a capacity to lead with a hands-on approach.
  • You’re highly motivated and able to build the Centre’s enrollment.
  • You’re confident in the use of technology.
  • You have a servant heart and vibrant Christian faith.


  • An attractive remuneration package which includes annual pay increases and superannuation entitlements.
  • Discounted student tuition for your children attending ACC Marsden Park.
  • Being part of a growing group of organizations that are reimagining Christian Education in Australia.
  • Being part of a vibrant community of staff and families.
  • Great opportunities for career growth and professional development within our network.
  • Being part of a faith community that shares regular worship events, devotions and prayer.

How to Apply

If you're keen for an exciting change, then apply now. Only applicants who apply via the online application form will be considered.