Child Care Educator: Diploma or Certificate III, Full Time/Part Time/Casual

The Company

At Sydney Montessori School we offer Montessori education to children aged from 15 months till 5 years of age, across two long day care rooms and two preschool rooms.

We encourage a holistic view of the child and through the Montessori approach, we aim to instil in children a love of learning that is not only for now but also for their future.

In our centre we provide purposeful and stimulating early childhood activities and experiences, which enhance each child’s growth and development.

The Role

  • In this role you will bring passion for working with children aged 15 months till 3 years and support our team in providing quality education through the Montessori philosophy
  • You will be warm and passionate about educating young children,caring and respectful of children’s needs and the environment in which they learn
  • You will be enthusiastic, motivated, professional, flexible and reliable and work as part of the SMS team
  • You will implement and support a quality Montessori educational curriculum and be willing to further your understanding regarding the Montessori approach
  • Be supportive to staff in your room and ensure an engaging program is being delivered on a daily basis
  • Undertake written observations and documentation in line with EYLF, NQF and NQS
  • Communicate with Families and Parents

Essential Criteria

  • Certificate III and or Diploma in accordance with ACECQA
  • Experience with the age group of 0 – 3 years.
  • Working with Children Check
  • ACECQA approved First Aid Qualification that includes applying first aid, emergency asthma management and anaphylaxis
  • Current knowledge of Child Protection legislation and its implications for the care and protection of children
  • In depth knowledge of the EYLF, NQF/NQS
  • Knowledge of Workplace Health and Safety
  • Demonstrate ability to complete documentation and daily records with excellent written and communication skills
  • Ability to build respectful and meaningful relationships with children, educators and families
  • Ability to work as part of the SMS team


For further information or to express your interest in the role, please email the principal, Peter MacLean on [email protected]


27 February 2019

Sydney Montessori School

99-107 Manchester Road
Gymea NSW 2227