12 Oct '20
Childcare Development Center Principal

Education, Gauteng Sandton


Our client in the Public Sector has an EE opportunity available for a Childcare Development Center Principal in the Northern Suburbs of Johannesburg. This is a fixed term contract for 3 years.


  • B. Degree in Early Childhood Education/Development
  • At least 6-10 Years post qualification experience in pre-school education of which 3 years must be direct exposure in managing a Childcare Centre/Crèche
  • Management and Leadership experience including supervision and appraisal of staff
  • Experience working with budget
  • Knowledge of Foundation Stage curriculum development and implementation
  • Knowledge and practical understanding of child development and parenting
  • Knowledge and understanding of legislation and regulations relating to day care for young children and the inspections process for approval of Childcare settings
  • Good understanding of Excel, Word, PowerPoint, MS Project


  • Responsible for managing the curriculum, overseeing physical facilities, hiring staff and managing the overall image of the Center
  • Responsible always for high standards of care and education of all the children in accordance with statutory requirements
  • To ensure the financial sustainability of the operation as well as budget management
  • Required to prepare, implement and monitor the Childcare Center’s essential policies and procedures

Please note should you not receive a response within 7 business days of applying, you may consider your application as being unsuccessful. 

Ad Visible Until: 30 October 2020
Ref: PT005670/LM

Vacancy Type: Contract