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Lead Educator

G8 Education

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Are you an experienced Lead Educator who thrives on rewards that come with leading a Toddler Room?

Are you a confident and strong leader who has focussed their career around supporting the development of children in their care?

Join us and see where bright futures begin!

The Opportunity

We are searching for our next Lead Educator to lead, mentor and support our  fabulous Toddler Room. You will be responsible for ensuring a safe and secure environment that feels like a home away from home.

We 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, confident, dedicated and nurturing professional who strives to build and maintain an outstanding learning environment. You will care deeply about the wellbeing and growth of the children in your care.

About Us

Located in Pascoe Vale, our beautiful inviting Centre is well equipped with resources and programs based on the Early Years Learning Framework curriculum, including a specialised Kindergarten program, vegetable garden, Sports Education program and dedicated music program.

We cater for 65 children per day and are open from 6:30am to 6:30pm Monday to Friday.

For more information and photos, please visit our centre's website:


Responsibilities of the Role

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

  • Leading of our Toddler 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 experience leading a Nursery Room within an Early childhood service (working with babies 0-1 years) 
  • Well developed interpersonal skills with experience in leading strong and effective teams

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 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
27 Nov 2021
Education, Training & Childcare
Early Childhood
$60k ~ $70k
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