Educators

Discovery Bay Early Learning and Kindergarten are now offering enthusiastic educators the opportunity to teach within a team as exceptional as you are. Positions are available within the Balwyn, Bellfield, Rowville, and Werribee Campuses.

About Discovery Bay Early Learning and Kindergarten

The Discovery Bay Group has built a company centred around uniqueness, balance, and fun. Working within a collaborative team environment, you are supported and encouraged to act on your ideas. We foster the same philosophy for our team members as we do for children attending our services – share your ideas, investigate, take risks and Discover your World.

Discovery Bay offers early education and care to children between the ages of 6months – 6yrs. The inquiry-based program offered incorporates principles from STEM, EYLF and Montessori as a learning philosophy. 

Shared Values:

  • Respect for diversity and the wider community
  • Uniqueness; inclusion and family involvement
  • Environmental responsibility 

Qualities/ key attributes:

  • High level of integrity, professionalism, and honesty
  • Excellent time management and organisational abilities
  • Solid understanding and practical application of NQF and EYLF
  • An understanding of inquiry-based learning would be an advantage 
  • Ability to problem solve and work collaboratively within a team environment
  • Prompt decision making skills & rational thinking
  • Passionate about actively educating young minds
  • Motivated to upskill and seeking opportunities to advance your career as an early childhood educator

Essential Requirements:

  • Hold a Certificate 111- or Diploma in Children’s Services or VIT registered Bachelor in Early Childhood Teaching.
  • Diploma in Montessori Teaching and/or previous experience in working in a Montessori environment would be an advantage. 
  • Current CPR & First Aid including emergency Asthma & Anaphylaxis management
  • Valid Working with Children Check
  • Valid police clearance
  • A clear understanding of the National Quality Standards, National Law and Regulations

What we offer:

  • A well-resourced Montessori-STEM classrooms
  • 6 weeks fixed rotated shifts
  • Staff discounts on childcare fees (conditions apply)
  • A whole year worth of professional learning development
  • Effective Mentoring Program
  • VIT registration support from a well-experienced mentor
  • Regular and ongoing mentoring
  • A full day worth of classroom planning
  • Career growth in the company
  • Supportive management team
  • A fun and engaging environment
  • Monthly RDO (condition apply)
  • 2 weeks Christmas break

If you are seeking the opportunity for career growth, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to [email protected]. Resumes will be accepted up until Friday, 3 February 2023. Please note only interviewees will be contacted. 

We are a child safe and equal employment opportunity employer. We encourage applications from people of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and people from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Listed:
15 December 2022

Discovery Bay Early Learning and Kindergarten (Balwyn)

317-321 Whitehorse Road
Balwyn VIC 3103
Australia