Early Childhood Trainer and Assessor

Benefits include

  • Work for one of the best – we are the leading Montessori childcare and training company in SE Qld.
  • Experience flexibility with rostered days that support family life and study, as much as possible.
  • Comprehensive induction process and ongoing support.
  • Excellent purpose-built training space.
  • Generous employee discounts for childcare for immediate family members.
  • Annual staff conference, staff training plans and ability to apply for and participate in professional development courses that support lifelong learning.

About us

Building Futures Education are a Brisbane based Registered Training Organisation, specialising in Early Childhood Education and Care and Montessori Education. As a well-known provider, we pride ourselves in not only quality training and assessment, but hands on personalised approach with face to face training.

Building Futures, from a larger prospective, is a key player in the childcare sector. Building Futures Montessori, across three locations in Brisbane, is South East Queensland’s leading Montessori childcare company and training college, with locations in Forest Lake, Wavell Heights and Blackstone. We currently employ 100+ staff and are expanding in centre size, into new locations and into affiliated businesses. For instance, as well as our core childcare centres we also own and operate a family day care service, and our registered Montessori Training College trains both our own people, plus staff from several externally owned centres.

Our success has been driven by our belief in best-practice child-care which led to the adoption of the Montessori methodology, and our team of well-trained and enthusiastic people. All our educators are Montessori qualified or working towards a Montessori qualification. This enables us to offer a childcare service second-to-none.

With more than 10% of employees having served with this family-owned company for more than 10 years, you aren’t just gaining a job, but an opportunity for professional growth within a stable and supportive environment.

About the role

Building Futures Education are looking for an early childhood Trainer and Assessor to deliver the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care, and the Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care. It will be highly looked upon for candidates who have a keen interest and experience in the Montessori method. This position is a part time position with 25 - 30 hours a week, for a 12 months fixed term with an ongoing contract for the right candidate.

As a Trainer and Assessor at Building Futures Education you will become an integral part of a close team of experienced and passionate trainers and assessors and will contribute to developing and delivering high quality learning experiences and training. You will be a proactive, independent Trainer who also works well as part of a passionate and supportive team.

Key responsibilities in this role include, but are not limited to

  • Deliver quality face to face training sessions which are interesting, dynamic and exciting to a great group of learners.
  • Monitor and guide learner’s activity to meet their training goals.
  • Develop, implement and maintain learner training plans.
  • Liaise with early childhood education and care services; conducting workplace visits within South East Queensland, completing on the job training and assessment, observation and mentoring.
  • Completing administration tasks as required for compliance and reporting.
  • Contribute to ensure ongoing compliance and continuous improvement as a training organisation.

Selection criteria

  • Hold a Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (essential)
  • Hold a current, or working towards, a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40116) (essential).
  • Up to date First Aid Certificate and CPR or willingness to obtain.
  • Hold a positive notice blue card. Restricted persons need not apply. (essential).
  • Demonstrated knowledge and commitment to Early Childhood Education and Care, NQF and the EYLF with recent experience working in the sector.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and commitment to upholding quality delivery of the training package.
  • Holding a Montessori Education qualification is highly desired but not essential upon application.
  • Working experience with computers and applications (essential)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Open licence and a vehicle. Local travel is part of this role.

If you believe you are qualified and suitable for this position, please submit your cover letter together with your resume to [email protected]

14 January 2021

Building Futures Education

15 High Street
Forest Lake QLD 4078