The current average salary of a child care centre manager is $65, 600 - 83, 000 per annum
Child care managers are responsible for the development of programs, supervision of personnel and completion of administration related to the direct care of children. They work in a variety of settings. Employment of child care managers to 2019 is expected to grow very strongly. Employment in this medium sized occupation grew very strongly over the last five years.
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Child care managers are responsible for the smooth running of child care facilities as well as the safety and education of children in a variety of settings.
- Take responsibility for the design and implementation of educational and care programs
- Hire and supervise staff according to organisational and legal requirements
- Ensure the correct training and personal development of personnel
- Supervise day to day activities and child safety in a child care setting
- Keep accurate records including budgets, individual records and reports
- Ensure compliance with all of the legal requirements related to child care