Room Leader & Assistant Educator

We are a family owned and operated Montessori service in Chapel Hill that embraces holistic inspired learning and development of our children. We provide spacious, well-resourced, and stimulating environments that enable educators to build strong, meaningful relationships with children and are supportive of children's strengths and interests. The purpose-built Montessori Children’s House is a long day care centre catering for children aged 0-6 years old for up to 75 children a day. With 5 spacious classrooms and with the new year 2023 we are all set to offer this rare opportunity to join the team.

We are seeking a Room Leader and an Assistant Educator with a certificate III or diploma or equivalent to join our team.

We require a passionate, inspiring, friendly, committed, and energetic individual who will be part of the below.

Benefits of working at CHMCH:

  • 2 weeks Christmas and New Year Closure
  • 4 weeks Annual leave
  • Off the floor programming time and cover for your time of the floor.
  • Above award wages for all employees and special incentives to those who hold Montessori qualification
  • Staff childcare discount for your child to attend CHMCH
  • Paid 15-minute morning tea or afternoon tea break.
  • We have daily cleaners after hours so educators can focus and attend to children’s needs.
  • Ongoing mentoring and professional development opportunities including Montessori training (internally and externally)
  • Convenient on-site parking
  • Multicultural team and celebrations of different culture and festivals all year around
  • Birthday morning tea for your birthday with the team
  • Paid professional training days organised for you including child protection , first aid and CPR training.
  • 3 days a week – sports, yoga, and music/language sessions by external provider for providing extracurricular experience for children.
  • In centre visits by professionals to conduct group classes such as bush tucker shows etc throughout the year
  • Paid monthly staff meetings with dinner
  • Permanent Part time with constant hours of 37.5 hours per week.

The skills and experience we are looking for:

  • Certificate lll in Children’s Services or Diploma of Children’s Services or working towards the qualification
  • A current and valid working with children card and First Aid (including CPR)
  • An understanding of the Early Years Learning Framework and the National Quality Standards
  • Knowledge of the stages of physical, emotional, cognitive, social, and cultural development of children
  • The capability to engage children through activities and experiences appropriate for age groups/stages of development
  • Knowledge of health, hygiene and the nutrition need of children
  • An interest or experience in Montessori education and or willingness to undertake training and professional development  
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • The ability to build positive relationships with staff, children, families, and the community

If this sounds like the position for you and your wish is to work in an environment where your contribution is appreciated, then apply now by emailing your resume through to [email protected]

We look forward to meeting our newest team member.

7 November 2022

Chapel Hill Montessori Children's House

5 Cedarleigh Road
Kenmore East QLD 4069