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Early Childhood Teacher

Apply now Job no: 497183
Work type: Full Time, Part Time
Location: Perth
Categories: Education & Training

Dear Teacher, our  Kids Inn Childcare Kalamunda centre needs you! 

 

 

The role

Passionate about early childhood education? Seeking a centre which truly values their ECT? We’ve got the right role for you!

Our childhood centre is a thriving part of our local community. The role encourages the teacher to help our children develop a lifelong love of learning through child-led enquiry, connections to our local primary school and positive experiences within our community.

Essential to the role are creativity, understanding of individual needs and skill in delivering programs which meet the Early Years Learning Framework and interest in facilitating the growth and development of other educators.

There are opportunities to design, implement and evaluate educational programs for our children, allowing for the unique and individual interests and strengths of each child.

As part of our centre, you’ll also be a part of a national network of Early Childhood Teachers working in more than 160 pre-school or kindergarten classrooms around Australia.  Enjoy the opportunities Affinity provides for you to meet, collaborate, share and inspire. You’ll be invited to participate in regular professional development opportunities, engagement with our Quality Team, and play an active role in a company which is committed to delivering educational excellence during the most important years for learning in children’s lives.

 

About you

  • A natural, warm and enthusiastic leader ready to motivate a team of educators
  • Dedicated to creating friendly, caring and active learning environments
  • Extensive knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework
  • Commitment to leading the centre to Meet and Exceed the National Quality Standards
  • Proven ability to build and nurture respectful and mutually-beneficial partnerships with parents and families Genuine desire to maximise children’s love of learning
  • Experienced in managing daily care routines, and associated administrative and compliance tasks
  • Experienced in maintaining health and safety standards, and risk minimisation

 

Your reward

  • A permanent part-time (up to 37.5-hours per week) working for Australia’s fastest-growing child care group
  • Paid professional development for approved activities
  • Term Time (4 weeks paid annual leave, with the option for additional unpaid leave to work in with school terms)
  • Membership in ECT Connect – Affinity’s national Early Childhood Teacher network
  • Incentive program -  earn brand new resources for your centre
  • Leadership, management and training opportunities to develop your career further
  • Access to discounts on a variety of products and services
  • Access to a national network of colleagues, training and future job opportunities at more than 160 child care centres owned by the same company

 

You already have

  • An Early Childhood Degree or ACECQA-approved equivalent (or currently studying with 50% completion minimum)
  • Experience developing portfolios for each child
  • A current Working with Children’s Check or equivalent
  • Strong and positive communication, leadership and management skills
  • Current driver’s licence, first aid certificate (including asthma and anaphylactic training) and resuscitation certificate

 

Why work for Affinity?

At Affinity, we proudly do things differently. Our mission is to inspire and nurture individuals to reach their full potential. It isn’t just about what we do for children, it’s about what we do for our team, too. Every day, at more than 160 child care centres around Australia, we support quality, teamwork, training opportunities and a culture of recognition and reward. Affinity allows our people to shine – so we can deliver the best in early education.

As Australia’s most dynamic early learning business, we’re revolutionising our industry through our Lifelong Learning approach, Quality Team, Healthy Children program, technology and facilities upgrades and much more. We’d love you to join us!

Achieve beyond your expectations as you are supported to learn, grow personally and professionally and develop new, valuable skills.

Feel positive. Feel proud. Make new friends. Laugh. Go home smiling.

MAKE YOUR MOVE

Apply Now!

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