Career Opportunity

Director – Early Learning Centre (ELC)

Investigator College is seeking to appoint a Director for our world-class Early Learning Centre located in beautiful Victor Harbor.

Position Overview

Position Description

Director – Early Learning Centre (ELC) Position Description (PDF)


Teaching and Learning

Employment Type

Permanent Full Time



Application Closing Date

Wednesday November 30, 2022


For further information about working at Investigator College, or a confidential discussion regarding this role, please contact:

Dan McCartney

Dan McCartney

Human Resources Manager

(08) 8551 0900

Position Description

The Early Learning Centre Director has the responsibility to coordinate and oversee the educational outcomes and operations of ‘Little Investigators’ Early Learning Centre (ELC) at Investigator College. In particular, and in conjunction with the Head of Junior School, will be responsible for the pastoral care, administration and development of curriculum in the ELC.

The ELC Director is responsible for leading the vision for the Early Years Program and supporting staff to implement this vision. The Director will have an excellent understanding of the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF), Educational Standard’s Board requirements and ACECQA National Quality Framework, Day-to-day management of the service and ensuring compliance with all licensing, statutory and quality assurance issues is key in this role.

Key Selection Criteria

The following Key Selection Criteria must be addressed in your application:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications
  • Registered teacher status or equivalent
  • Current mandatory qualifications
  • First Aid Qualifications relating to working in an Early Years Setting

About Investigator College

Investigator College is a world-class ELC to Year 12 Anglican College located in Victor Harbor on the South Coast of SA. Students are encouraged to become happy, successful and well-rounded citizens, working towards goals in alignment with the college motto, ‘Your Best Self.’

A proud member of the Positive Education Schools Association, our students and staff focus on character strengths, resiliency, gratitude and growth mindsets to ensure that both student and staff wellbeing is at the forefront, enabling optimum academic outcomes. Excellent manners and pro-social skills are hallmarks of an Investigator student with a strong emphasis on respect: of ourselves, of others, of the environment and of animals.

Everything we do at Investigator is an investment in community, wellbeing and the future. Graduates are ‘future ready’ and poised to make a positive impact on the world.

How To Apply

Applications for this position are being received via Seek.

When applying please forward your full CV, a brief covering letter and any responses to the Key Selection Criteria (if relevant), along with confirmation you can provide 2 professional referees if required.

Applications for this position close at 5:00pm on Thursday 20 April, 2023.


To apply for this role, please view the job listing on Seek and follow the instructions to Apply Online.


For further information about working at Investigator College, or a confidential discussion regarding this role, please contact:

Dan McCartney
Human Resources Manager
(08) 8551 0900