Early Childhood Teacher

Our Forest Lake centre is looking for an Early Childhood Teacher (ECT) to join their team!

Benefits include: 

  • Sponsored training in the Montessori Method for those not yet qualified within Building Futures Education, training college.
  • Work for the best – we are the leading Montessori childcare company and Montessori trainer in SE Qld.
  • Experience flexibility with rostered days off that support family life and study, as much as possible.
  • 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 Montessori, across three locations in Brisbane, is South East Queensland’s leading Montessori childcare company and training college.

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:

Use your pleasure in seeing children flourish to expand your skills in intentional teaching, implementing the Montessori philosophy, guiding the program and practice and creating a child-focused environment.

Building Futures Montessori has an internal promotion policy, however on this occasion, the Forest Lake service is seeking a Bachelor qualified and experienced Early Childhood Teacher (ECT) to join their team on a full-time basis. If you are highly motivated, naturally nurturing, inspiring and a confident Leader who is looking for their next Teaching opportunity then this is the role for you. 

Selection criteria:

  • Bachelor of Early Childhood Education (or ACECQA assessed equivalent).
  • Working knowledge of National Quality Framework (NQF), Queensland Kindergarten Guidelines (QKLG) and The Early Years Learning Framework (EYF).
  • Experience in Early learning setting (essential).
  • You will have previously worked in a Montessori environment (ideal).
  • Montessori experience is preferred, however not required as there is opportunity to complete your Montessori Diploma through our associated training college
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication.
  • A demonstrated commitment to continuous improvement and learning.
  • Demonstrated track record of achievements in early childhood education and care.
  • Current Blue Card. Restricted persons need not apply.
  • First Aid certification or willing to obtain.

To apply - please send your CV and a cover letter through to [email protected]

23 September 2021

Building Futures Montessori - Forest Lake

15 High Street
Forest Lake QLD 4078