Early Childcare Educator (Diploma or Cert 3)

Growing Stars Montessori School has a rare and exciting opportunity for a passionate, dedicated, and enthusiastic Early Childcare Educator to join our team at our independent, family-owned childcare centre in Shellharbour, NSW.

With our centre nearing capacity we are seeking to grow our amazing team of educators. 

If you are a passionate educator who believes in education through positive experience and loves seeing children grow as much as we do, then we want to hear from you.

At Growing Stars Montessori School, we value and appreciate our educators, we pride ourselves on our diverse approach to developing children in our boutique, personal childcare environment.

If you are experienced in the early childhood setting, are looking for a change to a respected team and have the following qualifications, this may just be the perfect role:

Skills and qualifications required:

  • Childcare Diploma or Cert3 qualified essential
  • Previous centre experience essential
  • Montessori qualifications and experience highly desirable
  • Up to date First Aid Cert essential
  • Working with Children Check essential 
  • Reliability, trustworthiness, and integrity are essential
  • Great relationship and communication skills
  • Enthusiastic

Your responsibilities:

  • Care for and guide children through educating and daily activities
  • Ensure compliance to early childhood regulations
  • Manage parent communications at drop off and pick-up
  • Be part of a sense of connectedness between families, staff, and the community
  • Comply with Child Safe Standards and comply with the Early Years Framework
  • Be part of child / educator ratio

Full time / Part Time / Casual option available

Please send a Resumé / CV to [email protected]

About Us:

Growing Stars Montessori School is situated in the beautiful South Coast town of Shellharbour NSW.

We are a small independent, family owned 30 place pre-school that focuses on early childhood education. Our vision is to provide children with a head-start in life, fostering a love for learning by providing positive learning experiences that educate. We provide quality education and care for children aged 2 to 6 Years. We are focussed on a holistic educational program that is structured around the Montessori pillars including practical life, sensory experiences, mathematics, culture, and language, which aligns with and is governed by the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF).

At Growing Stars Montessori School, we have strong family-oriented values and strongly believe in integrity, excellence, and passion.


  • Situated in the beautiful South Coast town of Shellharbour
  • Be part of a small, independent & family-owned centre
  • Positive and constructive team environment
  • Uniform provided (polo-shirts and jumpers)
  • Team social events covered by school
  • Competitive salary


24 March 2022

Growing Stars Montessori School

77 Wattle Road
Flinders NSW 2529