Childcare Educator

  • Company:
    Guardian Childcare & Education
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    21 hours ago
  • Category:
    Education

At Guardian, childcare is more than a job

When you join Guardian Maroubra West, you’ll be fortunate enough to work with the most passionate, knowledgeable and well-supported early education experts in their field.

Our teams partner with families to deliver world-class Curriculum, based on the renowned Reggio framework. Our Teachers and Educators are supporting children to develop the skills they will need to thrive in the 21st century – and we need exceptional, forward thinking and thoughtful Teachers and Educators to join our ranks.

If you want to feel empowered in your career every day, then Guardian may be the place for you. We want awesome people who know how to light up a child’s curiosity and enthusiasm for learning.

In return, we’ll give you a great place to work, incredible colleagues, and benefits that include:

  • Access to world-class professional development , coaching, curriculum, conferences and mentoring
  • Become fluent in Reggio Emilia and Boulder Journey School -inspired programs that focus on respect, responsibility and community – brought to life through exploration, discovery and play.
  • Career advancement opportunities – from in-centre to leadership roles tailored to your aspirations
  • High-quality, well-resourced environments for children and Educators
  • Financial benefits including attractive remuneration packages, generous childcare discounts, recognition and rewards, and an employee referral program
  • Flexible work options.
  • The Centre

    Our 50 place centre in Maroubra, is rated exceeding in the National Quality Standard. Conveniently located near Anzac Parade, we have easy access to buses into the CBD as well as ample street parking. With a range of exciting, resource-rich environments including; a mix of indoor and outdoor learning environments, vegetable gardens, a water pump, creek bed, natural play structures and age-specific ateliers. The children go on regular excursions out into the community and love going to our sister centre, Maroubra East.

    The Opportunity

    Working closely with your fellow Educators and Centre Manager, you will enjoy;

  • Developing and maintaining meaningful relationships with children, families, colleagues, and the centre community
  • Developing and implementing an innovative early learning program reflective of current early years thinking and practice
  • Documenting children’s learning and development
  • Actively contributing to the implementation and adoption of the Guardian Curriculum.
  • To be considered, you will have:

  • A completed Certificate III Children’s Services
  • Prior experience in long day-care
  • Sound, practical working knowledge and implementation of the NQF and the EYLF
  • Current Working with Children’s Check.