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Qualified Educator / Early Childhood Teacher

Job no: 500851
Work type: full-time
Location: Crawley
Categories: Trades & Services

  • 2 years, full-time opportunity
  • Salary range: $58,249 - $65,187

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities. With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top University.

The Team

You will join a dynamic team that is dedicated to the development of their educational careers. The learning environment and opportunities provided are exceptional and continue to uphold the University's reputation for excellence in early childhood education and care programs.

About the opportunity

In this role, you will independently develop, implement and evaluate developmental programmes and maintain daily routines, in a team approach to the delivery of care. You will support senior management in liaising with parents and ensuring the Centre’s policies are adhered to.

To be considered for this role, you will demonstrate:

  • Bachelor of Early Childhood, Bachelor of Social Science (Children and Family Studies) or Diploma of Children’s Services, as recognised by the Child Care Licensing and Standards Unit
  • Substantial experience as a Qualified Child Care Giver within a child care setting
  • Possess leadership skills and have had experience in working with children aged 0-5 years,
  • Working with Children Check
  • Appropriate Medical Clearance, in working in a child care setting
  • Current Senior First Aid and / or Caring for Kids Certificate
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Child Care industry, including the current regulations and centre Accreditation requirements
  • Experience in implementing, monitoring and evaluating developmental programmes and daily routines independently
  • Proven ability to supervise and work in a team environment
  • Verbal and written communication skills

Full details of the position’s responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description.

Closing date: 24 May 2018

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

Application Details: Please apply online via the Apply Now button.

Please see the position description prior to applying: Download File P11 357 POSITION DESCRIPTION [Qualified Educator] - Position Number.docx

  • UWA has been awarded Top Ten Employer for LGBTI – inclusion of the Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI -2016).
  • The University is also a proud member of the Athena SWAN/SAGE Pilot for Gender Equity.



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Applications close: W. Australia Standard Time