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Educational Leader | Civic

Guardian Childcare & Education


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Full job description

At Guardian, childcare is more than a job

Educational Leader is not just a job title. It’s a purpose. You know that because you’re an innovator and highly experienced professional. Your skills, commitment to professional learning and development, and drive to seek out best practice puts you in a position to make a lasting impact on how we teach Australia’s children in a rapidly changing world.

When you join Guardian Allara St, you will have an opportunity to influence and innovate our approach to early childhood education. We create an environment where leadership development is open to all and where the educator’s voice is a critical part of decision making.

Your role as part of our Centre Leadership team and collaborating with other education professionals, children, and families, enables you to challenge, inspire, mentor, and lead the improvement of our educational programs and practice. You’ll also have a great place to work, incredible colleagues, and benefits that include:

  • Lead your ongoing professional development and learning through exceptional coaching, conferences, mentoring, and career advancement opportunities.
  • Work in high-quality, well-resourced environments where you lead programming and collaborate on resourcing decisions.
  • Build and influence the professional capacity and skills within the network and lead the development and implementation of teaching programs and practice.
  • Collaborate with professional Educators and Teachers through workshops and meetings to share best practice and learn from each other as you innovate in early childhood education programs based on exploration, discovery, and play.
  • Enjoy a competitive salary and financial benefits, including attractive remuneration packages, generous childcare discounts, recognition and rewards, and an employee referral program
  • WHEREFIT - 2,000 discounted corporate offers at up to 50% off for gyms, studios, activewear, healthy meals, beauty and more...
  • Guardian Degree program - We can support you by offering paid study, flexible work hours, guardian mentors and reimbursement of course fees, because we want to see you succeed. (Terms & conditions apply)

The Centre

Known locally as ‘Allara Street Early Learning’, our 61-place centre in Civic is rated exceeding in the National Quality Standard. The centre includes a range of exciting, resource-rich environments; herb & vegetable gardens and sustainably sourced outdoor resources. The light filled spacious centre also has a creek bed, water play, Indigenous totem poles, wooden decking and a range of age-specific ateliers.

Our centre is perfectly situated within walking distance to the city centre and public transport.

We are proud to have a culturally diverse team and celebrate a variety of cultures and holidays throughout the year. The community-minded team also organise a range of fundraising events for the children to be involved in. Children have regular visits from their local indigenous community member, who teaches the children about traditional songs, symbols, art and plants.

The Opportunity

Working closely with the Centre Leadership Team, you will enjoy;

  • Leading the development and implementation of the curriculum in collaborating with Educators to maximise each child’s development and learning.
  • Supporting Educators to ensure that each child participates in the educational program.
  • Support Educators to assess each child’s learning and development.
  • Establishing clear goals and expectations for teaching and practice in collaboration with all Educators.
  • Contributing to the development and ongoing implementation and review of the centres Quality Improvement Plan.

To be considered, you will have:

  • Tertiary Qualifications (University Degree or equivalent) in Early Childhood Education as approved by ACECQA.
  • Current Teacher’s Accreditation/ Registration (NSW, SA, VIC & WA)
  • Proven knowledge of the National Quality Framework
  • Previous experience working in the early years sector (desirable)
  • Valid Working with Children’s Check or state-specific equivalent

Apply now

So, what are you waiting for? Take the leap and apply now to join Guardian Childcare & Education.

Referrals

We offer referrals for both Guardian and non-Guardian employees. For more details, visit: guardian.edu.au/careers/refer-your-friends

Pay comparison
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$70k - $78k
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Job details
Date posted
9 Jun 2022
Category
Education, Training & Childcare
Occupation
Early Childhood
Estimated
$70k ~ $78k
Contract type
Permanent
Work type
Full time
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours
Sector
Private business

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