Director Early Learning – Marrara Campus

Marrara Christian College

Applications Close: 31 Aug 2024

Commencement Date: 13 Jun 2024


There has never been a better time to apply your knowledge and experience of education to a Kingdom cause.  Don’t miss this opportunity to help shape the future generation in the Territory with Northern Territory Christian Schools.  We are seeking a passionate, experienced and qualified Centre Director who can create and engage in an authentic and fun learning environment.

On behalf of the Principal and School Council, we invite you to apply now to join the NT Christian Schools’ network of schools.

About this role

NT Christian Schools exists to advance the Christian religion through the provision of education and religious instruction.  For the purposes of upholding the Christian ethos of our schools, it is a genuine occupational qualification of this role that applicants be able to teach religious education, lead, and otherwise assist in, religious practices and observances and personally adhere to, uphold, and authentically model the religious beliefs of NT Christian Schools.

There are three Early Learning Centres operating as part of NT Christian Schools: on our Marrara school campus, Kingdom Kids ELC on our Palmerston school campus, and ELC on our Sattler school campus.  Each of these ELCs shares the vision of NT Christian Schools – to be Christian communities, learning together to live as God intended, offering hope for the world.  In pursuit of this goal, we are dedicated to delivering an interactive, genuine, and enjoyable learning environment for each child under their supervision, rooted in a Christian perspective.

What we offer

At our Early Learning Centres, people matter and relationships are at the centre of all we do.  We believe first and foremost in developing and maintaining caring, loving, Christ-like relationships with children and their families.  We desire to foster a community of love, forgiveness, acceptance and equity; endeavouring to present learning experiences and environments which invite children to explore and seek truth and understanding for themselves

  • A minimum of six (6) weeks annual leave
  • 11% Super Contribution on top of salary
  • Long Service Leave pro-rata after five (5) years of continuous service (as opposed to ten)
  • Fifteen (15) days per year of personal sick or carers leave, two days discretional leave per year
  • Up to eight (8) weeks paid maternity leave for eligible employees in addition to government leave
  • Continued professional development in-person conferences and online e learning
  • Opportunity to study with the National Institute of Christian Education, paid by NT Christian schools
  • Tuition Discounts for your children if they attend an NTCS schools
  • ELC staff receive ELC fee discount of 80% for your own children – CCS eligible care
  • Financial and practical assistance to relocate to the Territory
  • Eligibility to be redeployed to another one of our regional or remote campuses
  • Option to purchase additional leave
  • Salary Sacrificing
  • Access to counselling assistance with the employee wellbeing program
  • BUPA Health Care subsidy

If this sounds like you, we encourage you to apply now.

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