Montessori Lead Educator

The Pocket Early Education and Care is seeking highly passionate Montessori qualified staff to join our new team in St Lucia, Brisbane. At The Pocket Early Education and Care we pride ourselves on creating a sense of belonging for all staff, children and their families. 

We have an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to work alongside a highly qualified Montessori Leader to create a new program and build their own brand new team of enthusiastic Educators. We are currently seeking a passionate Lead Educator to join our new team. 

The successful applicants are required to have the following –

  • Completed or working towards a Montessori Diploma 
  • Diploma in Early Childhood 
  • Current First Aid Training as per ACECQA requirements or willingness to obtain.
  • Current Working with Children’s Check and willingness to undertake National Police Check
  • Prior experience in working in a Montessori environment (desirable)
  • Understanding of the EYLF and NQS
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently
  • Commitment to Child Safe Standards
  • Eligible to work in Australia

Your responsibilities include:

  • Support the growth development and encourage learning opportunities in accordance with the Montessori Curriculum and Early Years Learning Framework
  • Preparation of the learning environment including materials, equipment, and cleaning
  • Recording and maintaining observations of children’s progress and development
  • Mentor fellow staff 
  • Contribution to children’s portfolios and fortnightly reflections
  • Contribution to fortnightly team planning.

Applications to [email protected].

15 December 2022

The Pocket Early Education and Care

84 Boomerang Road
St Lucia QLD 4067