Early Childhood Educator

About IMCH

If you are looking to join a team dedicated to providing EXCELLENT education that sets the foundation for a love of learning, welcome to IMCH.

In 2021, IMCH was rated “Excellent” for a second time, one in only sixteen centres within Australia. 

IMCH is a Montessori Early Learning Centre operating under Edmund Rice Education Australia. We have been providing Montessori Education for over 30 years in the western suburbs of Brisbane, catering for children from 0-6 years in a long day care setting. 

The Centre is purpose built and includes a unique, architecturally designed nature based outdoor learning environment which allows for risky play, developing a connection to the land and never-ending opportunities for imagination and creativity. The ten beautifully prepared classrooms provide children with the freedom to follow their natural tendencies towards independence, exploration, co-operation, order, repetition, and communication. Visit our website www.imch.com.au.

What IMCH can offer you

  • Morning tea and lunch breaks OFF the floor
  • We have daily cleaners and a Maintenance Grounds person so you can focus on working with the children
  • Beautifully maintained Educators retreat to relax or mingle with fellow staff during your covered breaks
  • A diverse community of families and colleagues, where culture and celebrations are recognised regularly
  • Ongoing mentoring and professional development opportunities
  • Support from specialist educators, including 3 Educational Leaders, multi-arts co-ordinator, outdoor co-ordinator, inclusive support co-ordinator and a dedicated Management team
  • Above award for employees who hold a Montessori qualification
  • Staff childcare discount
  • Convenient on-site parking
  • Uniform supplied
  • Access to EAP program

Early Childhood Educators 

We are looking for the right person for our Centre and we are willing to consider full time, part time and causal positions.  

Our ideal candidate’s will have: 

  • Certificate lll in Children’s Services or Diploma of Children’s Services
  • A current and valid working with children card and First Aid
  • An understanding of the Early Years Learning Framework and the National Quality Standards
  • Previous experience working with children
  • An interest or experience in Montessori education and or willingness to undertake training and professional development  
  • An excellent level of verbal and written communication skills
  • The ability to build positive relationships with staff, children, families, and the community
  • Be dependable, demonstrate the ability to work independently and take initiative

If you are the right person for our Montessori Centre, please email your resume and letter of introduction for this position to [email protected].

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

IMCH is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

All applicants will be subject to EREA and legislative screening procedures. These checks are consistent with EREA's commitment to child protection policies and procedures. Edmund Rice Education Australia is committed to ensuring the safety, wellbeing and dignity of all children and young people.

Listed:
19 September 2022

Indooroopilly Montessori Children's House

68 Kate Street
Indooropilly QLD 4068
Australia