Kindergarten Program Co-Ordinator

Job no: 499937
Work type: Full Time
Location: Brisbane
Categories: Education & Training

Join the most awarded Early Education provider in Australia!

Why work for Affinity?

At Affinity, we proudly do things differently. Our mission is to inspire and nurture individuals to reach their full potential. It isn’t just about what we do for children, it’s about what we do for our team, too. Every day, at more than 148 child care centres around Australia, we support quality, teamwork, training opportunities and a culture of recognition and reward. Affinity allows our people to shine – so we can deliver the best in early education.

As Australia’s most dynamic early learning business, we’re revolutionising our industry through our Lifelong Learning approach, Quality Team, Healthy Children program, technology and facilities upgrades and much more. We’d love you to join us!


As Kindergarten Program Coordinator, you will work closely with the Education team, ensuring that our national Kindergarten programs are designed and implemented to ensure compliance with managing the Federal Universal Access funding. In addition, you will work across many different departments within AEG’s support office including finance, operations, people and culture, compliance, quality and education.

Some your key responsibilities will include:

  • Collaborate with the Education Team to ensure that AEG’s Kindergarten Program is compliant with relevant state and territory funding requirements
  • Contribute to the strategic direction of Kindergarten / Preschool program design
  • Collaborate with relevant teams to ensure that AEG’s Kindergarten Program is implemented according to relevant state and territory funding guidelines across all AEG centres
  • Regularly audit AEG centres to ensure that the Kindergarten program is being delivered and is compliant with relevant state and territory funding guidelines
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant state and territory Kindergarten program funding opportunities to ensure that maximum funding is received


  • Permanent Full-time position (38 hours per week working across Monday to Friday)
  • Position based in our Centre Support Office in the Brisbane CBD (5 minute walk from Central Station and bus station located at the bottom of the building)
  • 30% discount on childcare fees*
  • Paid Professional Development
  • Bachelor Scholarship Program (Check to see if you are eligible!)
  • Sector leading Learning and Development program including access to over 100 professional eLearning courses
  • Access to our Health and Wellness program including access to Lifeworks – EAP provider.
  • Discounts offered on multiple products across Health and Retail


You will be an experienced ECT with demonstrated experience in designing and delivering kindergarten programs, understanding of government funding in the ECEC sector and experience working within a larger provider administrative support role within the ECEC sector.



Please contact Renee Ransfield on 07 3513 7761 for more information.

Advertised: 16 Nov 2020 E. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: