Qualified Educator

Are you an experienced Educator looking for a supportive environment where you are seen, heard, and encouraged to fulfill your potential? Join a dynamic and dedicated team working within our beautiful Exceeding Rated, Montessori environment at Blackstone (Ipswich) https://buildingfutures.com.au/blackstone/.

Full Time or Part Time

About The Roles - Apprentice Educators and Diploma Qualified Educators:

  • Apprentices - build on your existing Cert III ECEC qualification and advance your career studying Diploma qualifications in ECEC and Montessori Early Childhood Education.
  • Diploma Qualified Educators - Diploma ECEC qualified Educators can enhance their skills by undertaking a Diploma Montessori leading to opportunities for advancement into senior roles for interested educators.

No Montessori experience is required, however upon appointment all Educators will be supported to complete Montessori qualifications through our affiliated college, Building Futures Education https://bfe.edu.au/.

Employee Benefits Include:

  • 5% Above Award wages.
  • Paid Staff Meetings and ECEC qualification study time.
  • Sponsored training in the Montessori Method via Building Futures Education training college.
  • Discounted childcare fees for immediate family members.
  • Strong mentoring programme for all new employees.
  • Wellness support with Employee Assistance Program.
  • Annual bonus for Montessori-qualified staff.
  • Annual staff conference, staff training plans and professional development courses to support lifelong learning.
  • Annual gift card draws for Montessori qualified educators.

Selection Criteria:

  • Willingness to enrol in and complete ECEC and Montessori Early Childhood Education qualifications (if not already held).
  • Experience as a Childcare Assistant/Early Childhood Educator.
  • A demonstrated commitment to continuous improvement and learning.
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication.
  • All applicants must hold or be eligible to apply for a valid paid Blue card (WWC). Restricted persons need not apply.
  • Hold level HLTAID012 First Aid and CPR or willing to complete upon commencement.

About Us:

Building Futures Montessori is South East Queensland’s leading Montessori childcare provider with locations in Forest Lake, Wavell Heights and Blackstone. We currently employ 130+ staff and are expanding in centre size, into new locations, and into affiliated businesses including Family Day Care and development of the “Your Child's Day” app.

Our success is driven by best-practice child-care and the adoption of the Montessori methodology by our highly-trained and enthusiastic team. All our Educators are Montessori qualified or working towards a Montessori qualification.

With more than 15% of employees having served with this family-owned company for at least 10 years, you aren’t just gaining a job, but an opportunity for professional growth within a stable and supportive environment.

Interested? Email [email protected] for further information.

17 May 2024

Building Futures Montessori - Blackstone

3a Hill Street
Blackstone, Ipswich QLD 4304