Early Childhood Teacher - River Garden, South Yarra

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Work type: Full-time Permanent
Location: CBD & Inner Suburbs Melbourne
Categories: Early Childhood Teacher

Join our growing child care family

 

You’ll enjoy our 3-4 age group and through daily observations, you will ensure the individual needs of our centre are met, while working alongside our passionate and dedicated educators

The stunning, new 164-place centre conveniently located in South Yarra is rich with resources and wonderful learning spaces. With picturesque roof top garden and an outdoor Invention Centre classroom, mezzanine dining area, you’ll be inspired in your practice. We provide regular Out-And-About excursions, a supportive team environment with our highly trained educators and Reggio Emilia-inspired learning resources.

Our centre has a wonderful supportive team environment, with lots of opportunity to grow professionally.

The indoor and outdoor environments have been designed to offer children complex and challenging learning opportunities, places of beauty and sustainable materials and resources.

 

Your role as an ECT is to:

 

  •  Inspire, motivate, guide and support Educators to progress the Centre’s excellence in practice in partnership with the Leadership team
  • Support Educators to assess each child’s learning and development in relation to the approved learning framework, other contemporary theories and the Guardian curriculum
  • Support educator’s to critically reflect on each child’s learning and development and on their own pedagogy as part of everyday practice
  • Develop Educators skills and abilities in completing high quality documentation

 

Successful candidate will have a:

 

  • Bachelor of Teaching/Education (Early Childhood) or ACECQA assessed qualifications
  • Sound, practical working knowledge and implementation of the National Quality Framework and the Early Years Learning Framework
  • Current First Aid and Asthma & Anaphylaxis certificates
  • Current Working with Children's check
  • Passion and ability to inspire, motivate and maintain a positive learning culture within the Centre for children, their families and your colleagues

 

Why work at Guardian?

  • You will work with like-minded educators who truly believe in high quality teaching
  • You will be rewarded and recognised through our monthly peer-nominated Educator Awards, Quarterly Award for outstanding Team performance and Educator Awards nights
  • You will have professional development opportunities to build your knowledge and excel in your career:
    • Reimbursement of fees if you’re studying for a commonwealth supported placement degree of Early Childhood & Education
    • Paid study leave, practicum placement, support from experienced mentors
    • Educator Days and masterclasses to inspire and inform you as well as opportunities to network with other educators
    • Sector specific skill development opportunities such as First Aid, Child Protection Training, Practical National Quality Framework Training and more!
  • There are significant opportunities for career developments across different centres, new centre openings or our Support Office.
  • You can feed into Guardian’s education project – a world class, quality enhancement initiative
  • Your own children will receive childcare at up to 50% of the cost
  • You will have access to our complementary and confidential Employee Assistance Program to help you through any personal, family or work-related concerns
  • All of this, plus an attractive pay package!

 

If you are seeking a long-term career in the early year’s sector then we would love to hear from you, as we believe we can offer you a career like no one else.

 

'Guardian Early Learning Group is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and their welfare will always be our first priority.  We want children to be safe, happy and empowered, and our policies, procedures and practices will ensure that child protection issues will be approached and managed in a way to ensure the best outcomes for all children.'

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