Early Childhood Educator - Toddler Room

FROEBEL Fitzroy North is an early learning centre for 69 children from 6 months to 5 years of age. The service has been rated 'Exceeding National Quality Standard'. Our centre is located in a leafy area with beautiful outdoor environments. Our program focuses on immersive language learning (second language: German) and inquiry-based early learning by implementing the Little Scientists program (https://littlescientists.org.au/). Please visit our FROEBEL website (www.froebel.com.au/) and our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/froebelaustralia/) and watch our Youtube Channel (https://youtu.be/lcDJT7KLaOs) to learn more about us! 🙂

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed Early Childhood Educator to join our Toddler Room team.  The role is 37.5 hours per week across 5 days per week. 

We offer you

  • a happy workplace with a collaborative team and a supportive Centre Director
  • a purposeful and rewarding role providing education and care for our 24 toddlers (2 to 3 years)
  • a salary substantially above Modern Award
  • allocated planning time each week and regular paid team meetings
  • guidance and mentoring by the Room Leader and the centre's Educational Leader
  • sustainable practices and excursions within the community
  • generous professional development opportunities
  • an employee wellbeing program with regular initiatives (e.g. weekly fruit baskets, free vaccinations)
  • an employee assistance program (access to confidential professional counselling services)
  • free all day parking / easy tram ride directly from the city.

We need you to

  • hold an approved Certificate III or Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (or to be working towards either qualification)
  • have excellent communication and interpersonal skills to built and grow trusting relationships with colleagues, families and community members
  • be a true team player
  • have a keen interest in immersive language learning (German language skills are a plus but not required) and inquiry-based learning
  • have an understanding of contemporary child safe practices
  • last but definitely not least: have a sunny personality with a positive attitude!

📧 Please use the apply button and attach your resumeIdeally you also write a short cover letter/note outlining why you are applying 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.

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