Child Care Educator

  • Located in the Waitara
  • Permanent position full time
  • $21.29 / hr plus super and broken shift allowance, plus salary packaging benefits

About the role

The Waitara Early Learning and Care Centre provides high quality child care and education to children. The Child Care Educator will:

  • Plan, programme and evaluate for both individual and groups of children within the context of a play based learning environment
  • Document children’s learning and maintain child records
  • Provide a safe, nurturing and positive learning environment for children
  • Work effectively with colleagues and contribute to a cohesive team environment
  • Build strong and effective relationships with children and their families


  • Previous experience working in Children’s Services
  • High level of understanding and demonstrated experience in regards to the Early Years Learning Framework and the National Quality Standards
  • Ability to record and document children’s learning that reflects current pedagogical thinking and practices
  • Well developed written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to build respectful relationships with fellow educators, families, children and other professionals

Required qualifications are:

  • Certificate III in Children’s Services
  • Current First Aid, Asthma and Anaphylaxis
  • Current Working with Children Clearance


To apply for this position please do so by visiting our website and download the position description. For further information or to apply, email Simone Weingartner at Or for further information please call 02 9488 2400.

Closing Date: 10 July 2018