Employment

 

Upper Mt Gravatt Kindergarten

Requires Early Childhood Teachers and Diploma Qualified Assistants for relief work from Monday to Friday.
Hours of work are 8.00am to 3pm.

Essential Requirements:

  • Current first aid qualification including
      • CPR
      • Anaphylaxis
      • Asthma
  • Current blue card
  • Qualifications must meet ACECQA criteria for Early Childhood Teacher in QLD
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience

We provide high quality care and education to children from 3 to 5 years of age.  We are located off Logan Rd down Carson Lane in a quiet and natural environment.

This relief positions ideally suit candidates that are looking for relief work throughout the week.

All of our staff are long term members of the team who are dedicated professionals.
Please email Sonia – Director@umgkindergarten.com.au

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lady Gowrie Red Hill Kindergarten
Director/Teacher

An opening now exists for a dedicated Early Childhood professional to join Red Hill Kindergarten as a Director/Teacher in a full time permanent position.

Lady Gowrie Red Hill Community Kindergarten is a non-profit Kindergarten that offers an approved Kindergarten program for children aged 3 years to school age. Red Hill Kindergarten is a double unit kindergarten that offers a range of programs for four kindergarten groups and one single day Pre Kindy group.  It has a well-earned reputation for providing a welcoming, inclusive and stimulating environment for the children and their families.

We are seeking a motivated, highly organised and experienced Director/Teacher who is eager to take on the exciting challenge of leading and working with the Red Hill Kindergarten Staff teams, Children and Families. This position requires the applicant to perform a combined role of Director and Nominated Supervisor, as well as a part time teaching role. The successful applicant will be proficient at balancing the educational roles with that of business management and improvement.

Applicants need to hold a Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood), a positive Notice Blue Card/Exemption Card and current first aid and resuscitation certificates (Including certification in emergency Asthma and Anaphylaxis Management). Registration with the Queensland College of Teachers will be discussed on application. Additional qualifications/training in the areas of management/office/financial/digital skills would be an advantage.

The ideal applicant will have experience in a similar or leadership role, ideally with a Community Kindergarten. Experience working in and managing an environment that supports additional needs students also an advantage.

Key Selection Criteria:

  • Demonstrated leadership capability in an Educational Leader/Teacher role – providing vison, strategic direction and planning for the kindergarten program according to the Queensland Kindergarten Learning Guideline and Early Years Learning Framework and play based program for children
  • Demonstrated leadership capability in a Director role
  • Demonstrated understanding of the implementation of the National Quality Framework including legislation and implementation of National Quality Standards, Service policies and procedures. Experience in leading a service team through the Assessment and Rating Process and ongoing Quality Improvement.
  • Demonstrated excellent communication skills with a high-level ability to build and maintain effective relationships with management, staff/volunteers/committee members and families.
  • High level written communication skills; emails to families/community, plans, management reports, social media news, newsletters grant funding submissions
  • Highly developed time management, organisational and prioritising skills
  • Demonstrated digital literacy across software and equipment; including but not limited to: email, social media, office software, accounting software and internet sites/programs and associated technology

To apply for this opportunity, please email your resume and a cover letter addressing the key selection criteria to Genevieve de Waard at hr@ladygowrie.com.au

Wages and Conditions will be subject to the Award and experience.

Applications close:  Thursday 23rd August 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lady Gowrie Red Hill Kindergarten
Early Childhood Teacher

An opening now exists for a dedicated Early Childhood professional to join Red Hill Kindergarten in the role as a Full Time Early Childhood Teacher.

Lady Gowrie Red Hill Community Kindergarten is a non-profit Kindergarten that offers an approved Kindergarten program for children aged 3 years to school age. Red Hill Kindergarten is a double unit kindergarten that offers a range of programs for four kindergarten groups and one single day Pre Kindy group.  It has a well-earned reputation for providing a welcoming, inclusive and stimulating environment for the children and their families.

The role will require you to provide a quality educational program for the children and families in supporting positive outcomes for each individual child. We are seeking a professional with previous experience in a similar setting as well as a strong understanding of the EYLF, QKLG and the relevant laws and legislations under the National Quality Framework.

Applicants need to hold a Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood), a positive Notice Blue Card/Exemption Card and current first aid and resuscitation certificates (Including certification in emergency Asthma and Anaphylaxis Management). Registration with the Queensland College of Teachers will be discussed on application.

Wages and Conditions will be subject to the Award and experience.

Applications close:  Thursday 23rd August 2018

Please apply through seek or forward your resume’ and cover letter to Genevieve de Waard hr@ladygowrie.com.au

 

 

 

 

 

Lady Gowrie Red Hill Kindergarten

Educator

An opening now exists for a dedicated Early Childhood professional to join Red Hill Kindergarten in the role as a Full Time Educator.

Lady Gowrie Red Hill Community Kindergarten is a non-profit Kindergarten that offers an approved Kindergarten program for children aged 3 years to school age. Red Hill Kindergarten is a double unit kindergarten that offers a range of programs for four kindergarten groups and one single day Pre Kindy group.  It has a well-earned reputation for providing a welcoming, inclusive and stimulating environment for the children and their families.

To be successful in this role, you will be required to:

  • Provide high quality early childhood education and care
  • Design and implement quality curricula
  • Work in partnerships with Children and Families to support learning outcomes
  • Work as a dynamic part of the Lady Gowrie team
  • Support and assist other educators within the Service to implement high quality care and learning

Applicants will need to hold an ACECQA recognised Diploma Qualification in Early Childhood, a positive Notice Blue Card, current first aid and resuscitation certificates (Including certification in emergency Asthma and Anaphylaxis Management).

Wages and Conditions will be subject to the Award and experience.

Applications close:  Thursday 23rd August 2018

Please apply through seek or forward your resume’ and cover letter to Genevieve de Waard hr@ladygowrie.com.au

 

 

 

 

 

Kindergarten Teacher and Nominated Supervisor
Theodore Early Child Care Centre

Theodore Early Child Care Centre is a combined Limited Hours Day Care Centre and Lady Gowrie Kindergarten operating on the banks of the Dawson River in the beautiful town of Theodore.

With newly renovated facilities and a large, natural outdoor space with further plans for renovations the Kindergarten operates 2 days/week (Monday and Tuesday, 8.00 am to 4 pm) and caters for up to 20 children. The Limited Hours Day Care operates 3 days/week Wednesday to Friday, 8.00 am to 3 pm). Theodore Early Child Care Centre believes that all children should be cared for in a happy and nurturing environment and pride themselves on providing a safe, supervised and healthy environment, both indoors and outdoors, for all children. Theodore Early Childhood Centre is a not for profit committee-based association with a motivated and passionate committee aiming to improve and maintain the centre.

Reporting to the President of the Centre the Kindergarten Teacher/Nominated Supervisor has the overarching responsibility for the delivery and planning of the Kindergarten Program.  This role includes teaching/instruction, child supervision, planning and conducting activities, projects and field trips and establishing and enforcing rules, policies and procedures, and being the overarching point of contact for the Centre. Administration includes reporting, lesson planning and preparation, stakeholder engagement and collaboration, meeting attendance, staff timesheets, payment of staff wages, payment of bills, training and ensuring the Centre is compliant with legislation.

Complete training and handover will be provided to ensure you are up to date with the above points and how they are specific to the centre.

The Theodore Early Childhood Centre Committee would be open to discuss other benefits for the right person including helping the applicant move towns or accommodation subsidy.  We are looking for someone who would be a great fit for our Centre and the community.

KEY SELECTION CRITERIA

  • Highly developed written and verbal communication/presentation skills.
  • Ability to self-manage and meet timelines.
  • Commitment to quality outputs and competent in information technology.
  • A thorough understanding of the principles associated with the development needs and programming for children between the ages of 0-5 years, including experience developing culturally appropriate programs.
  • An understanding of the needs of families participating in the development of the Centre.
  • Good interpersonal skills with a proven ability to facilitate the development of team work amongst staff.
  • An ability to relate well to potential and current users of child care services.
  • A high level of organizational skills.

CONDITIONS:
This position will commence Term One, 2019.  All applicants are asked to address the Key Selection Criteria in their response.

Click on Link below for Selection Criteria Letter.

http://gowrieqld.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/August-2018-Teacher-ad-Theodore.pdf

Applications are required by close of business 8th October 2018 and should be addressed to:

Natasha Shami, Community Management Solutions
natasha@cmsolutions.org.au
or
Recruitment and Selection, Community Management Solutions
Unit 5/321 Kelvin Grove Road, KELVIN GROVE QLD 4059

Theodore Early Child Care Centre is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Wages and conditions will be subject to Award Conditions.

 

 

 

 

 

Teacher’s Assistant/Educator,
Peregian Beach Community Kindergarten

Affiliated with Lady Gowrie – Queensland
Permanent Part Time Position

Peregian Beach Community Kindergarten is a not-for-profit community-based kindergarten on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. Established in 1982, the Kindergarten provides a nurturing educational play program for 3-5 year olds. We have a spacious natural environment and a strong focus on family community involvement.

A passionate teacher’s Assistant/Educator is required for our end-of-week group, consisting of 22 children, attending every Thursday and Friday and alternate Wednesdays. The hours are 7.45am-3.45pm daily.

The successful applicant will be required to:

  • Work harmoniously with and support the teaching staff and all other staff at the Kindergarten.
  • Interact warmly with, respect and provide support and inclusion for all children and families.
  • Act as a positive role model, demonstrating appropriate behaviour and language.
  • Assist the teacher in maintaining children’s records and have strong involvement in the planning cycle and implementation of the curriculum according to the EYLF and QKLG.
  • Be familiar with and abide by the philosophy and policies of the Kindergarten as well as the National Quality Standard, the Education and Care Services National Regulations.
  • Assist with daily housekeeping requirements to maintain high standards of hygiene and care of the environment.
  • Take an interest in and contribute towards the ongoing growth of the kindergarten.

And will have:

  • A minimum qualification of Certificate III in Children’s Services (or equivalent)
  • Current First Aid, CPR, Anaphylaxis & Asthma
  • Current blue Card

Please email your cover letter, resume and contact details of three work-related referees to:
Carmel Desjardins (Director) at carmel@peregiankindy.com
by (Friday 10th August at 5pm)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Part Time Vacancy – Teacher/Nominated Supervisor
Bulimba Community Kindergarten

Bulimba Community Kindergarten is a community based not-for-profit organisation that is affiliated with Lady Gowrie (Qld).  We are a two (2) unit Kindy that provides an approved Kindergarten program to 88 children each week via both a 5 day fortnight program and a longer 4 day fortnight program.  In 2019 we will be transitioning to a 3-day per week (2 classes) while continuing our 2 longer day program.  The Kindy has been part of the Bulimba community since 1942 and has a well-earned reputation for providing a welcome, inclusive and stimulating environment for the children and their families.

Bulimba Community Kindergarten is seeking a highly motivated, organised and experienced Early Childhood Teacher.  This is a short-term, part-time contract position for our 2 longer-day program working every Wednesday and Thursday commencing mid-August 2018 until the end of the teaching year and with the potential for a permanent part-time position for 2019.  In addition, candidates who have experience as a Nominated Supervisor are encouraged to apply as there is the potential for additional weekly hours to be worked in the Nominated Supervisor/Director capacity.

The remuneration package will be in accordance with the Bulimba Kindergarten’s Early Childhood Agreement.  The ideal applicant will possess:

  • Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood)
  • Current Teachers Registration
  • Previous experience in a teaching role in an early childhood environment
  • Knowledge of the National Quality Framework and Standards and the Early Years Learning Framework
  • Prior experience developing and maintaining open and collaborative relationships with families and the community
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • A good level of computer literacy
  • Positive Notice Blue Card/Exemption Card, and
  • Current First Aid, CPR, Asthma & Anaphylaxis certificates

To apply please email your resume and a covering letter to the attention of the Kindy Management Committee via admin@bulimbakindy.com.au or telephone 07 3399 2360 with any questions.  Applications close Wednesday August 8, 2017 at 5.30 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

South Pine Community Kindergarten
Co-Director / Teacher / Nominated Supervisor

  • Position starting Term 4, 2018 (with possibility of extension for whole of 2019)
  • Part Time – 3 days per week (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday)
  • Affiliated with Lady Gowrie Community Kindergartens


About the role:

South Pine Community Kindergarten is a single unit kindergarten seeking a highly motivated and organised Nominated Supervisor / Co- Director / Teacher (Beginning of the Week) to join our community. This is a contract position commencing in Term 4, 2018.

The suitable applicant will be responsible for:

  • Leadership of the service with the support of staff and the Management Committee
  • Quality program delivery which provides young children with a secure, safe, healthy and nurturing environment for children and families
  • Building strong, positive and respectful partnerships with children and their families
  • Sharing professional knowledge and experience with team members while respecting and acknowledging that of others
  • Actively planning for and maintaining high standards of administration and programs relating to children and families within the service
  • Develop and maintain an effective teamwork relationship with all other team members, students and volunteers

Ideal applicants will have:

  • Bachelor of Early Childhood Education or equivalent (recognised by ACECQA as an early childhood teaching qualification)
  • Current registration with the Queensland College of Teachers
  • Current paid or exemption blue card
  • Current first aid, CPR and asthma and anaphylaxis certificates
  • Previous experience in a Nominated Supervisor and Teaching role in an early childhood environment, preferably within a kindergarten
  • Previous experience working with a management committee
  • Knowledge of National Quality Framework and Standards, the Early Years Learning Framework and Queensland Kindergarten Learning Guideline
  • Experience with working with language and cultural differences and knowledge of inclusive techniques
  • Demonstrated communication skills with a high level of ability to build and maintain effective relationships with management committee, staff, volunteers and families
  • Demonstrated digital literacy across software and equipment eg. email, social media, Microsoft Office and Kindyportal

The suitable applicant will possess a strong passion for working with young children and bring a positive attitude and sense of enthusiasm to the service.

To register your interest for the above position, please send your covering letter and resume to spck@westnet.com.au ensuring that the subject “Co-Director / Teacher / Nominated Supervisor” is in the email subject heading.
Applications close:  Friday, 10 August

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kindergarten Teacher
Campus Kindergarten

Full time employment with above award rates
Challenging and rewarding role with professional development opportunities

We are seeking a community minded qualified Early Childhood Teacher (ECT) who shares our philosophy and ideals.  Campus Kindergarten is community based, not for profit organisation that operates an Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) service and is licensed to provide long day care.

As a valuable team member you will receive:

  • Above award wages
  • Full time employment
  • Paid professional development opportunities
  • Well resourced centre
  • Offering of paid additional leave entitlements (on top of normal Annual Leave entitlements)
  • Offering of one week of paid non-contact time (additional to the normal non-contact time)

Suitable applicants will have:

  • Bachelor of Early Childhood degree or equivalent Early Childhood qualification (must be assessed by ACECQ)
  • Registration with Queensland College of Teachers
  • A current Senior First Aid Certificate
  • A current Management of Asthma and Anaphylaxis (22024VIC & 22099VIC)
  • A current positive Suitability Card or Exemption Card
  • Extensive knowledge of ELYF, QKLG and NQF
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to work as a team

Key duties include but are not limited to:

  • Collaborate with the curriculum lead teacher and qualified educator to implement an outstanding child initiated curriculum
  • Actively contributing to the program in consultation with the team
  • Build collaborative partnerships with families and communities
  • Make positive contributions, in a collaborative and supportive team environment

If you think you are the person we are looking for and are also looking for a long term employment then please send your resume and cover letter to campus.kindergarten@uq.edu.au or call on (07)3365 3894.
Application closing 16th July 2018

 

 

 

 

 

Bracken Ridge Kindergarten
Educator – Teaching Assistant (short term contract)

We are looking for a passionate and dedicated teaching assistant to join the Bracken Ridge Kindergarten on a short term contract, beginning Monday 13 August and concluding on Friday 21 September 2018.  One group of children attends every Monday, Tuesday and alternate Wednesday and the other group attends every second Wednesday and every Thursday and Friday.  The hours of work are from 8.00am to 3.30pm daily.

We would consider a job sharing arrangement if suitable candidates were available.
The successful applicant will:

  • Be experienced working with children in an early childhood setting.
  • Be familiar with the EYLF and NQF.
  • Be able to extend children’s learning and document learning experiences.
  • Be able to communicate effectively with children, families and colleagues.
  • Be able to work as an effective team member.

Requirements:

  • Certificate III in Children’s Services (minimum)
  • Current Blue Card
  • Current first aid, CPR and asthma and anaphylaxis certificates
  • Evidence of completion of Child protection Training

A full copy of the Position Description is available upon request.  Please forward your application, including covering letter, CV and referees by email to brkindy1@bigpond.com by 5.00pm on Friday 1 June 2018.

 

 

 

 

 

Assistant Educator: Alternate Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Hillsdon Kindergarten, Taringa
Maternity Leave Contract (4 Terms)

Maternity Leave Contract:
Commencing: Thursday 19th July 2018, ending Friday 28th June 2019 Terms 3 & 4, 2018 and Terms 1 & 2, 2019

End of the week, 5-day fortnight group Position: 5-day Fortnight Maternity Leave contract: Commencing Term 3 & term 4,  2018 and Term 1 & 2, 2019 Commencing: Thursday 19th July 2018, ending Friday 28th June 2019.

Hillsdon Kindergarten has been providing high quality and enriching early childhood education for more than 50 years.
We are seeking a qualified and experienced Assistant Educator to cover a Maternity Leave contract. Hillsdon Kindergarten provides an excellent working environment with many long term staff.
We are presently seeking an Assistant Educator to join our highly experienced team for Terms 3 & 4,  2018 and Term 1 & 2, 2019. This is a part time position working 5 days per fortnight (Thursday, Friday and alternate Wednesday) on a contract, commencing Thursday 19th July 2018 and ending on Friday 28th June 2019.

The ideal applicant will have:
A minimum qualification of Certificate III in Children’s Services, A current Blue card Current First Aid/CPR including Asthma and Anaphylaxis training, Previous experience in a similar role.

To apply, please email your cover letter and CV addressing the position requirements to  belinda.ross@hillsdonkindergarten.com.au by 5pm Friday 4th May, 2018, with interviews to be held in the week ending 18th May, 2018.

For further information phone 07 3870 7861 or email admin@hillsdonkindergarten.com.au.

 

 

 

 

 

Relief Casual Assistant Educator, Hillsdon Kindergarten, Taringa

Hillsdon Kindergarten has been providing high quality and enriching early childhood education for more than 50 years.
We are seeking a qualified and experienced Assistant Educator to work on a relief basis. In 2018 we have a regular 7.5hr Tuesday role on offer. Hillsdon Kindergarten provides an excellent working environment with many long term staff.
We are presently seeking an Assistant Educator to join our highly experienced team.

The ideal applicant will have:
A minimum qualification of Certificate III in Children’s Services, A current Blue card, Current First Aid/CPR including Asthma and Anaphylaxis training, Previous experience in a similar role.

To apply, please email your cover letter and CV addressing the position requirements to  belinda.ross@hillsdonkindergarten.com.au by 5pm Friday 4th May, 2018, with interviews to be held in the week ending 18th May, 2018.

For further information phone 07 3870 7861 or email admin@hillsdonkindergarten.com.au.

 

 

 

 

 

Early Childhood Teacher: Monday, Tuesday alternate Wednesday, Hillsdon Kindergarten, Taringa
Maternity Leave Contract (2 terms)

Maternity Leave Contract:
Commencing Monday 16th July 2018 and ending December 11th 2018. Terms 3 & 4,  2018

Beginning of the week, 5-day fortnight group Position: 5-day Fortnight Maternity Leave contract, Term 3 & term 4,  2018. Commencing: Monday 16th July, 2018

Hillsdon Kindergarten has been providing high quality and enriching early childhood education for more than 50 years.
We are seeking a qualified and experienced Kindergarten / Early Childhood Teacher to cover a Maternity Leave contract. You will work closely with an Assistant and will also be supported by the Educational Leader. Hillsdon Kindergarten provides an excellent working environment with many long term staff.

As an Early Childhood Teacher at Hillsdon you will:
Provide a high quality, inclusive early childhood educational program based on the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and Queensland Kindergarten Learning Guideline (QKLG) and support positive outcomes for each child. Provide a welcoming environment and form trusting relationships with children, families and staff. Have excellent written and verbal communication / presentation skills. Be competent in creating documentation in Word and PowerPoint using Macs.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor Degree in Early Childhood or equivalent (as recognised by ACECQA).Current Blue Card (or eligibility to obtain one) or Blue Card Exemption Up to date First Aid, CPR, Asthma and Anaphylaxis Certificates.

To apply, please email your cover letter and CV addressing the position requirements to  belinda.ross@hillsdonkindergarten.com.au by 5pm Friday 4th May, 2018, with interviews to be held in the week ending 18th May, 2018. If you are short-listed, you will be asked to submit samples of your work including a 1-week sample curriculum planning document and sample learning stories.

For further information phone 07 3870 7861 or email admin@hillsdonkindergarten.com.au.

 

 

 

 

 

Lead Educator
Lady Gowrie Blackall Early Years Service

Lady Gowrie are proud to be a part of the Blackall community and are currently seeking dedicated, passionate, qualified Early Childhood Professional to undertake a Full Time Lead Educator role at the Blackall Early Years Service.

The position is available to commence immediately. The role will require you to provide a quality educational program for the children and families in supporting positive outcomes for each individual child.

The successful applicant will hold a minimum Certificate III in Children’s Services, a Dilpoma in Children’s Services or studying towards.

Please email resumes to:
HR@ladygowrie.com.au or Ph: (07) 3252 2667 for further information

 

 

 

 

 

Part Time Kindergarten Teacher
Lady Gowrie Barcaldine Early Years Service

Lady Gowrie are proud to be a part of the Barcaldine community and are currently seeking a dedicated, passionate, and qualified Early Childhood Professional to undertake the part time Kindergarten Teacher position at the Barcaldine Early Years Service.

The position will commence is available to commence immediately.

The role will require you to provide a quality educational program for the children and families in supporting positive outcomes for each individual child.

The successful applicant will hold relevant qualifications in early childhood positive notice blue card and current CPR and First Aid certificates.

Please email resumes to:
HR@ladygowrie.com.au or Ph: (07) 3252 2667 for further information