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Childcare Educator

Journey Early Learning


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Childcare Educator | Ocean Grove

About Your New Role:

As our new educator, it is your role to develop and maintain meaningful relationships with children, families, colleagues, and the centre community. You will be intrinsically motivated to support and guide children’s learning, while developing your own career and knowledge within the childcare sector. As an educator, you will be supported by your Centre Leadership Team in your new role, as you learn the fundamental skills of being an inspired educator within the Journey community.

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Bringing the Journey Values of connection, communication and consideration to life and reflect this in everyday practice.
  • Ability to adhere to Journey’s child safe policy and code of conduct
  • Assisting with observations of individuals and groups of children
  • Assisting in the evaluation of children in terms of individual strengths, weaknesses, interests and preferences, which is then used to design activities to be included in the programme.
  • Assisting with the program design, implemented, and evaluated in consultation with others to foster all aspect of children’s development in a holistic way.
  • Working as an effective team member and within the defined position description.
  • Seek and accept support from your Lead Educators, Educational Leader and Centre Manager

Role Requirements:

  • A demonstrated commitment to providing a safe, caring, non-judgemental and supportive environment for all children and their families
  • A demonstrated ability to adhere to and understand the ECA code of Ethics and the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child
  • Demonstrated understanding of appropriate behaviours while engaging with children
  • Current Valid Working with Children Check
  • ACECQA approved Diploma or Certificate III in Children’s Services or, working towards
  • First Aid, Anaphylaxis and Asthma Certificates
  • Full working rights in Australia

Benefits:

  • Ongoing Professional Development - Access to internal PD, training & courses.
  • Life Balance - Flexible work hours so you achieve real work & life balance!
  • Networking – Collaborate through centre visits, events & networking.
  • Paid Team Meetings – Be paid for your time & commitment to Journey.
  • Uniforms Provided – Annual uniforms to keep you looking fresh & feeling great.

About Ocean Grove:

Journey Early Learning Ocean Grove is one of the newest addition to the Journey family. Catering for up to 116 children from six weeks to six years, Ocean Grove is perfectly situated in walking distance to the surf beach and Kingston Village.

Our building has been architecturally designed with children in mind, boasting an indoor & outdoor flow with incredible gardens and play-spaces that wrap around the entire centre.

Our Centre Manager, Donna has been in the sector for over 10 years and values the Reggio Emilia approach as well as Tikanga Maori, where each and every child is respected and included, regardless of their background.

About Journey Early Learning:

At Journey Early Learning, we aim to create an environment that is safe, secure and homely, where everyone feels welcome. Our future is one filled with endless possibilities and growth opportunities, and together, we’ve developed an educational approach that is inspiring, stimulating and encouraging.

When it comes to early learning, our educators have a vital role to play. Journey educators are passionate, considerate, educated, inspirational and welcoming. Our educators understand that learning is a journey and enjoy developing deeper connections with children, families, and the wider community.

Every journey must begin somewhere, and yours begins right here. Apply today!

Journey Early Learning…where it all begins.

Journey Early Learning promotes the safety, wellbeing, and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability, from a culturally or linguistically diverse background. We are committed to the safety, participation, and empowerment of all children. 


Perks & benefits
Flexible Hours/Time
JOURNEY ONLINE TRAINING PLATFORM
PAID BIRTHDAY LEAVE
Paid volunteer time
UNIFORMS AND WELCOME PACK
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Equal Employment Opportunity
Equal Employment
Opportunity (EEO)
Journey Early Learning supports the following Equal Employment Opportunity programs:
Cultural Diversity Cultural Diversity
Diversity Diversity
Equal opportunities programs Equal opportunities programs
Internship programs Internship programs
LGBTI Support LGBTI Support
Mature age worker support Mature age worker support
Young workers programs Young workers programs

Job details
Date posted
16 Jun 2022
Category
Education, Training & Childcare
Occupation
Early Childhood
Estimated
$40k ~ $60k
Contract type
Permanent
Work type
Part time
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours
Industry
Education
Sector
Private business
Company size
201 to 1000

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