A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Outside School Hours Care Program Manager to manage a large 140 place licenced OSHC program, located in Drummoyne.

About Gowrie NSW

A leader in early and middle childhood for 79 years, Gowrie NSW is a not for profit organisation providing diverse education and care, family support and professional development services to the early and middle childhood sector across NSW. We employ a team of 300 dedicated professionals who are committed and passionate about the sector.

The role

The OSHC Program Manager is responsible for the day to day organisation, management and leadership of the OSHC program, including but not limited to the following:

  • Grow, manage and lead a team of educators;
  • Manage day to day operations across multiple sites
  • Provide quality education and care services for children and families;
  • Monitor and maintain compliance with the National Law and Regulations;
  • Ensure budget is well maintained, including staffing levels and spending;
  • Fostering positive relationships with the school community;
  • Management of key stakeholder relationships

The position will be 38 hours per week, rostered between 7am and 6pm across the week with allocated administration time.

About you

We are looking to appoint an OSHC Program Manager who is highly organised, confident and has the ability to effectively lead a team to provide care and education to school aged children. Essential requirements for this position are:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a large service;
  • Diploma in Early Childhood Education or School Aged Care;
  • Multi-site management experience;
  • Strong leadership and conflict resolution skills;
  • Service in service compliance and leading the program and practice;
  • New Working with Children Check.
  • Current approved first aid certificate and CPR
  • Current approved anaphylaxis and asthma management certificates
  • Experience leading a large team of predominately casual workforce
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills


Why Choose Gowrie NSW? 

  • We are a child safe organisation and an equal opportunity employer
  • Professional Development Courses
  • A supportive and friendly culture and environment 
  • Strong mentoring and leadership framework
  • Flexible working arrangement policy 
  • Uniform provided, and allowance paid


Next steps

To apply, send a written application with details of your qualifications and experience to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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