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Lead Educator

G8 Education

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Are you an experienced Room Leader/Lead Educator who prides themselves on having high standards?

Perhaps you are a Diploma qualified Educator looking to step up and lead a room?

Join us at Headstart Early Learning Centre Oatlands and see where great beginnings start!!

APPLY NOW to avoid missing out!

The Opportunity

We are currently searching for our next Lead Educator and are offering a full time, permanent position within our highly qualified and professional team for the right candidate, working 38 hours a week. You will be a passionate, dedicated professional who strives to build and maintain an outstanding learning environment for our children.

About Us

Our centre caters for 56 children per day for children between the ages of six weeks and six years with opening hours from 7.00am to 6:00pm Monday to Friday. We have very low staff turn-over with some educators being at the centre since 2010. Our newest educator started in June 2015.

At Headstart Oatlands we have a three tier garden that is divided into the age groups we cater for (0 – 2 years; 2 – 3 years and 3 – 5 years). This area promotes sustainability through various natural elements such as trees, vegetable beds, and beautiful flowers and has natural playground certified mulch.

For more information and photos, please visit our centre's website: https://www.headstartelc.com.au/centres/childcare-oatlands/

Responsibilities of the Role

In the Lead Educator role, some of your responsibilities will include;

  • Leading a room with confidence,
  • Setting the example for your fellow educators in the planning & implementation of developmentally appropriate programs for each child
  • Assessing the needs of each child and monitoring their progress
  • Maintaining effective communication with families of each child in your room
  • Evaluate & monitor the effectiveness of programs

About You

  • You will hold an ACECQA approved Diploma Qualification in Children’s Services 
  • A strong understanding of both the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and National Quality Standards (NQS)
  • Proven Educator experience within an Early childhood service (working with children 0-5 years) 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 

Successful Applicants must also hold

  • A current Working with Children Check
  • First Aid certificate

You will also share our commitment and passion for bringing learning to life, inspiring the children in our care to reach their full potential.

The Benefits

With more than 470 early learning centres nationwide, G8 Education has the resources to reward your dedication with generous benefits and opportunities to grow:

  • Opportunities to advance your career within G8’s network of 470+ centres  
  • Access to G8’s Online Learning Lounge with more than 70 hours of professional development
  • Exclusive access to The Playground – G8's benefits platform, with access to 350+ retailers
  • Sector leading 30% discount off early education and child care fees at any G8 Education Centre for either yourself or a member of your family
  • Uniforms provided
  • Access to health and wellness programs

How to APPLY

Please click through to the application form to submit your application online.

Please note that only online applications will be considered. Successful candidates will be contacted for an initial phone interview.

For more information about any of our roles, please contact our Recruitment Consultant

[email protected]

For a comprehensive list of all our locations and vacancies please visit https://jobs.g8education.edu.au/en/listing/

G8 Education is a committed advocate for child protection, safety and wellbeing. We have zero tolerance for any form of child abuse or harm. The safety and wellbeing of children will always be our priority and all team members are expected to embrace this shared commitment

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Date posted
11 Sep 2021
Education, Training & Childcare
Early Childhood
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