Staff for New Campus

Discovery Bay Early Learning and Kindergarten is now offering a special Campus Manager, Administration Manager, Educational & Pedagogical Leader, Early Childhood Teachers, and Educators to make a dream team for our newly opened Croydon Campus where you will be the advocate for Discovery Bay ELC, children and their families.

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, NQS, EYLF and VEYLDF
  • 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
  • Capable in utilising Microsoft office and other computer/online platforms
  • Ability to communicate positively and can take feedback constructively to improve
  • Great writing skills

Essential Requirements:

  • Cert 3/Diploma Qualified or 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
  • Mandatory reporting certificate
  • A clear understanding of the National Quality Standards, National Law, and Regulations

What we offer:

  • A well-resourced Montessori-STEM classrooms
  • 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
  • Career growth in the company
  • Supportive management team
  • A fun and engaging environment
  • 2 weeks Christmas break

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 23rd of February 2024. 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:
31 January 2024

Discovery Bay Early Learning and Kindergarten (Croydon)

358-360 Mt Dandenong Road
Croydon VIC 3136
Australia