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Early Childhood Teacher

Journey Early Learning

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Early Childhood Teacher | Wallan

When you join Journey Early Learning, you are joining a community of Early Childhood professionals passionate about inspiring a lifelong love of learning in all children. We are inclusive and love building connections with other people. We believe that each individual has a story to tell, what’s yours?

About Your New Role:

As our new Early Childhood Teacher, your role as an active leading team member will be to provide a safe and stimulating environment which meets the needs of our children. It is your responsibility to encourage engagement and participation in curriculum decision making, inline with our curriculum, standards, and practices.

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
  • Work collaboratively with educators, children, and families to plan and implement an effective ongoing cycle of planning, documenting, and evaluating in line with the National Quality Framework.
  • Ensure that programmes are designed, implemented, and evaluated in consultation with others to foster all aspects of child development in a holistic way.
  • Develop trusting relationships with families through regular, honest and open communication regarding the care of their children.
  • Extending children’s thinking and learning through intentional teaching strategies, inspiring environments, spontaneous play experiences and high-quality documentation.
  • Gather and analyse information from written observations to ensure children’s strengths, interests and preferences are included in the programme and activities.
  • Actively build and maintain reciprocal relationships with families and team members.
  • Mentor educators in the education, care, and supervision of all children.

Role Requirements:

  • Experience working in an environment guiding and supporting children up to six years old.
  • Experience developing high quality programmes for children up to six years old.
  • 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
  • Demonstrated commitment to providing a safe, caring, non-judgemental and supportive environment for children and their families.
  • Experience leading and guiding a team
  • ACECQA Approved bachelor’s degree (Early Education) or, working towards
  • Current Valid Working with Children Check
  • First Aid, Anaphylaxis and Asthma Certificates

Benefits:

  • Journey Academy – Receive access to over 60 accredited training and short courses.
  • Early Childhood Teacher Networking – Come together each month to discuss, learn and build.
  • Be a Leader – Be valued as a part of our Centre Leadership Team and be supported on your leadership journey.
  • Succession Planning – Is your dream to become an Educational Leader or Centre Manager? We will get you there.
  • Extra Time – Receive extended programming and planning time.
  • Financial Benefits – We offer above award benefits, generous childcare discounts, referral programs, and more!
  • Get Paid Weekly – Maintain your finances with weekly pay.

About Wallan:

Conveniently located just off the Northern Highway in Wellington Street, Journey Early Learning Wallan provides care for up to 110 children from six weeks to six years old. The community plays a big role in our centre, that is why we invite organisations like Wallan Fruit & Veg, FES and the police over to our centre on a regular basis. To build strong connections with our families, we host regular date nights and family breakfasts inspired by Wholesome Child.

Our Centre Manager, Brooke has been in the sector for over 10 years and her goal is to bring Journey’s values and our centre vision to life throughout the centre.

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.

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Job details
Date posted
24 Oct 2021
Category
Education, Training & Childcare
Occupation
Teacher - Early Childhood
Similar jobs pay
$50k - $70k
Contract type
Permanent
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Full Time
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Industry
Education
Sector
Private Business
Company size
201 to 1000

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