Early Childhood Teacher/ EL

Explore & Develop Alexandria is purposefully designed with children in mind. This centre has just celebrated its 10 years anniversary.  The centre offers an outdoor art centre, mud pit, innovative spaces for children to investigate and learn at their pace.  

About The Role

To deliver an innovative, high quality and inclusive early childhood program for children that reflects current theory, practice and the values and philosophies of Explore & Develop Alexandria and ensure positive outcomes for all children.

This is a permanent full-time position.

About You

  • University qualifications in Early Childhood Education and registration with NESA
  • Current Working with Children Check (NSW)
  • Excellent understanding of current early childhood practice that is informed by the Early Years Learning Framework, and naturalistic, responsive early childhood intervention practices
  • Knowledge of the National Quality Standards and the implications for centres
  • Understanding of the development of children, their health, hygiene, and nutritional needs
  • Commitment and skill in providing quality and appropriate experiences and inviting learning environments for children
  • Experience in leading and guiding practice of other Educators
  • Understanding of current pedagogical thinking and research
  • Understanding of Child Protection legislation and holds an approved and current Child Protection Training qualification
  • Current Senior First Aid certificate and current Asthma and Anaphylaxis certificate (preferable)

Our Culture

Explore & Develop Alexandria values are at the heart of everything we do. If you share our values and believe that through working together, we can make the world a better and more equitable place then we want to hear from you! We commit ourselves to being trustworthy and reliable, inclusive, and respectful and creative and innovative.

Explore & Develop Alexandria Benefits include:

  • Positive welcoming culture
  • Ongoing training and development with long term career progression opportunities
  • Working with a team of professionals who have extensive experience and knowledge gained through our 10-year history of supporting children and families
  • Employee Assistance Program - Free, voluntary and confidential counselling service
  • Monthly roster day off.

Please contact Rita - ritad@exploreanddevelop.com.au (02) 9699-8888


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