Job Openings Early Childhood Educators

About the job Early Childhood Educators

A great opportunity exists for passionate Early Childhood Educators to join a friendly team at a reputable early learning centre in Brighton East.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive above-award salary for those with experience
  • Option to work part-time if full-time is not your preferred option
  • Flexibility in shift times and leave requests
  • Community excursions
  • A beautiful and well-designed work environment
  • A focus on employee well-being is embedded in the center's culture
  • Fortnightly RDO's
  • A supportive, nurturing, and experienced leadership team
  • An abundance of learning resources
  • Generous childcare discounts for your children (60%)
  • Easily accessible by car or public transport

About the centre & role:

Our client's philosophy is promoting children's interest through play-based learning. The service's Reggio-inspired curriculum integrates literacy, numeracy, science, music, social awareness, emotional intelligence, and language development into a typical week. There is also access to a weekly visit from an Artist for creative art experiences and a qualified sports coach for an opportunity to work on motor skills.

Your role as an Educator is to provide a nurturing, happy, and stimulating learning environment for the children in your care. Working with the Room Leader and Educational leader, you will assist in providing thoughtful and meaningful programs based on the diversity of learners in the centre. You will focus on putting children's rights first and give each child a sense of belonging, being and becoming.

A typical day includes things like:

  • Making children laugh while learning!
  • Create a stimulating, positive, and fun environment for the children.
  • Ensure learning and development are aligned with the Early Years Learning Framework and the National Quality Standards.
  • Implement and evaluate programs for indoor and outdoor settings.
  • Write observations and analyse children's progression and development.
  • Develop strong relationships with children and effectively communicate with parents and carers.

About you

  • A completed Cert III, Diploma, or working towards a degree (as recognised by ACECQA).
  • Experience in a long daycare environment.
  • Candidates must be dedicated, reliable and committed to working within a team.
  • An understanding of the legislation, standards and frameworks relating to Early Childhood Education.
  • An understanding of child protection legislation and willingness to undergo additional child protection training as required.
  • Possess great communication skills.
  • The ability to work between 7.30 am and 6.00 pm.

If you're keen to inspire and enhance the holistic development of each child, build strong relationships with families, and you're a passionate educator, then please apply!

Early Years Talent connects passionate early childhood educators, teachers and childcare staff with early years opportunities across Australia and New Zealand. Our clients range from boutique exceeding early learning centres and long day cares to community-managed not-for-profits.

We happily do all the hard work and simplify the job application process! If you are considering a career change or finding your feet in the sector - speak to one of our Early Years Talent consultants today.