Early Childhood Educator
"We want every child to have the opportunity to grow into a curious, capable, caring and contributing global citizen, beginning with an empowered childhood."
FROEBEL Alexandria is a unique early learning centre for 44 children from 6 months to 5 years with warm and creative indoor areas as well as a beautiful 80m² learning garden with a fireplace. Our educational program focuses on immersive language learning (second language: German) as well as inquiry-based learning, e.g. by implementing the Little Scientists program (https://littlescientists.org.au/). Please visit our FROEBEL website (https://www.froebel.com.au/) and our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/froebelaustralia) to learn more about us! 🙂
We are looking for an committed and enthusiastic Early Childhood Educator to join our Nursery team with 6 educators. This permanent role is 37.5 hours per week, worked Mondays to Fridays. We are looking at a start in mid-April.
We offer you
- a salary substantially above Award
- allocated planning time each week
- mentoring by the Room Leader and the centre's Educational Leader
- generous professional development opportunities, including the chance to be part of our FROEBEL Future Leaders Program
- an employee well-being program with regular initiatives (e.g. free flu-shots, fruit boxes)
- an employee assistance program (access to free counselling)
- a happy workplace with collaborative team and an experienced, supportive Centre Director.
We need you to
- hold an approved Certificate III or Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
- have a true passion and at least 6 months of experience of working with infants
- communicate effectively with colleagues, families and community members
- be a true team player
- have a keen interest in bilingual education and inquiry-based learning
- have a sunny personality with a positive attitude!
📧 Please use the apply button and attach your resume. Ideally you also write a short cover letter/note outlining why you applied for this role! 🙂
FROEBEL is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
FROEBEL is a child safe organisation.
Only eligible applicants will be contacted by FROEBEL.
No agencies, please.