Educational and Pedagogical Leader / Early Childhood Teacher

Discovery Bay Early Learning and Kindergarten is now offering a special Educational and Pedagogical Leader to lead a team of enthusiastic educators as exceptional as you are. Positions is available within our Bellfield Campus where you will lead and mentor the team to deliver high-quality Montessori-STEM early years educational program.

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:

  • VIT registered Bachelor in Early Childhood Teaching or equivalent.
  • 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
  • As an Educational and Pedagogical Leader, you will be part of an excellent Campus Management team
  • Career growth in the company
  • Supportive management team
  • A fun and engaging environment
  • Monthly RDO (condition apply)
  • 2 weeks Christmas break
  • Salary is $35 to $40 an hour depending on the immediate experience

If you are seeking the opportunity for career growth, please e-mail your resume/CV and cover letter to [email protected]. Resumes will be accepted up until Friday 2nd of June 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:
19 April 2023

Discovery Bay Early Learning and Kindergarten (Bellfield)

285-287 Bell Street
Bellfield VIC 3081
Australia