Overview

Childcare Lead Educator Job in Brisbane QLD at Guardian Childcare & Education –

At Guardian, childcare is more than a job

When you join Guardian Richlands, you’ll be fortunate enough to work with the most passionate, knowledgeable and well-supported early education experts in their field.

Our teams partner with families to deliver world-class Curriculum, based on the renowned Reggio framework. Our Teachers and Educators are supporting children to develop the skills they will need to thrive in the 21st century – and we need exceptional, forward-thinking and thoughtful Teachers and Educators to join our ranks.

If you want to feel empowered in your career every day, then Guardian may be the place for you. We want awesome people who know how to light up a child’s curiosity and enthusiasm for learning.

In return, we’ll give you a great place to work, incredible colleagues, and benefits that include:

Access to world-class professional development, coaching, curriculum, conferences and mentoring

Become fluent in Reggio Emilia and Boulder Journey School-inspired programs that focus on respect, responsibility and community – brought to life through exploration, discovery and play.

Career advancement opportunities – from in-centre to leadership roles tailored to your aspirations

High-quality, well-resourced environments for children and Educators

Financial benefits including attractive remuneration packages, generous childcare discounts, recognition and rewards, and an employee referral program

Flexible work options.

The Centre

Guardian Childcare & Education Richlands is custom-designed to offer an inspiring and stimulating early learning environment for children. The Centre is conveniently located near Centenary Highway, Progress Road and the Richlands train station, making it a convenient location to reach via public transport.

Guardian Richlands has 135 places for children aged six weeks to six years. The expansive Centre features two playgrounds, nine light-filled learning spaces and two dedicated art spaces. The large, central, outdoor play area acts as a communal gathering space, beautifully and purposefully designed with fun and engaging learning experiences in mind.

These spaces are designed to encourage children to explore, ignite their curiosity, learn and most of all have fun. With large verandas and shady spots for sunny days, plus an alfresco dining area, the Centre is a real home away from home for the children and families. In addition, babies have their own secure play space designed to excite and delight!

The Opportunity

Working closely with your fellow Educators and Centre Manager, you will enjoy;

Leading a team of educators with a focus on individual development and mentoring in the education, care, and supervision of each child

Working collaboratively with educators, children and families to plan and implement an effective ongoing cycle of planning, documenting and evaluation in accordance with the National Quality Framework and Guardian Curriculum

Developing and implementing an innovative early learning program reflective of current early years thinking and practice

Documenting children’s learning and development

Actively contributing to the implementation and adoption of the Guardian Curriculum.

To be considered, you will have:
A completed Certificate III and/or Diploma in Children’s Services (or working towards).

Prior experience working in the early childhood sector (desirable)

Sound, practical working knowledge and implementation of the NQF and the EYLF

Current Working with Children’s Check

Knowledge of personal responsibilities under the current Child Protection laws.

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

About the Company

Company: Guardian Childcare & Education –

Company Location:  Brisbane QLD

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About Guardian Childcare & Education -