Early Childhood Educator - Nursery Room

"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 (https://littlescientists.org.au) program. Please visit our FROEBEL website (https://www.froebel.com.au/) and our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/froebelaustralia) 🙂

We are looking for a committed and enthusiastic Early Childhood Educator for our Nursery Room where a team of 10 educators provides early learning and care for 24 children.  

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 young children
  • a salary substantially above Modern Award
  • allocated planning time each week and regular paid team meetings
  • mentoring by the Room Leader and the centre's Educational Leader
  • generous professional development opportunities, including the chance to take part in the FROEBEL Future Leaders Program
  • an employee wellbeing program with regular initiatives (e.g. weekly fruit baskets, free flu-shots)
  • a complimentary employee assistance program (access to confidential professional counselling services)
  • on-site parking at reduced rates / walking distance to public transport.

We need you to

  • hold an approved Certificate III or Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (or be working towards either qualification) 
  • be a true team player
  • have a keen interest in immersive language and inquiry-based learning; an interest in STEM is a bonus
  • have an understanding of contemporary child safe practices
  • last but definitely not least: have a sunny personality with a positive attitude!

📧 If this is you, please use the apply button and attach your resume. Please also write a short cover letter/note outlining why you applied for this role! 🙂 Only eligible applicants will be contacted by FROEBEL.

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.

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