Early Childhood Teacher

Closing date: 8-3-2021

Primary role: Early Childhood Teacher

Position type: Full-time Maternity Leave position till end of Term 4 2021


About the Centre/Service: Our mission is to provide quality Montessori Education in a stimulating, caring environment where children will grow to be true individuals, able to contribute to society and be motivated to bring about a better and more peaceful world. Children in a Montessori classroom learning with Montessori materials, which promote concentration, motivation, self-discipline, independence, and a love of learning.

Work Days of the Role: Monday to Friday

Hours of Work of the Role: 38 hours a week

Description: We are seeking a Bachelor Trained Early Childhood Teacher preferably with Montessori diploma qualification or close to completion, to work alongside a Montessori Trained Directress. Hours of work are Monday to Friday (38 hours a week). To be successful in this role, you will require:

  • Knowledge of the Education and Care Service National Regulations 2011 and Education and Care Service National Law Act 2010.
  • A sound understanding of the VEYLF, EYLF, and NQS.
  • A demonstrated ability to work within a team environment towards our school’s values, policies, and procedures.

If you are passionate about providing children with the best education and have the desire to work in a Montessori Centre, please forward your resume along with a cover letter to principal@donvalemeec.org

Qualifications: To be successful in this role, you will require:

  • Bachelor of Early Childhood Studies or equivalent
  • Montessori Diploma Qualification or about to completion (preferably)
  • Mandatory Child Protection
  • Teacher registration approved by VIT
  •  First aid, Anaphylaxis and CPR certificate

Requirements: VIT Registration

Industrial Agreement/Award: Victorian Early Childhood Teachers and Educators Agreement 2016 (VECTEA)

Contact: Paola Kupfersin

Email: principal@donvalemeec.org

Phone:03 9841 0800


3 March 2021

Montessori Early Education Centre

36A Mitcham Road
Donvale VIC 3111