Early Learning Assistant Educator - Camberwell | VIC

Posted on 05-Oct-2017
Application Close Date: 01-Nov-2017
Early Childhood Educators
Position Type:
Permanent -Part time
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Guardian Early Learning Group

Tiggers Early Learning Centre

This role offers you the opportunity to be a Assistant Educator at one of our incredible child care and early learning centres.  You are also joining an early learning group that offers a supportive peer network, and a host of professional development and career progression opportunities across our network of centres and support offices.

The Centre

Set in a lovely converted home, this 88-place centre boasts a huge outdoor space complete with cycling track, gardens and plenty of well-shaded areas. The cosy, resource-rich interiors and team of professional educators will provide endless inspiration in your own pedagogical practice.

The Role

As an Assistant Educator at Tiggers, you'll joining an early learning group that offers a supportive peer network, and a host of professional development and career progression opportunities across our network of centres and support offices.

As an Assistant Educator, you will work with other educators to:

  • Develop and maintain meaningful relationships with children, families, colleagues, and the centre community.
  • Ensure a current educational program is visible in the centre and on Storypark, for families to view and contribute their ideas and suggestions.
  • Ensure compliance with the National Law and National Regulations
  • Actively contribute to the implementation and adoption of the Guardian Curriculum
  • Document children's learning and development.

The Candidate

  • You'll have a love for early childhood education
  • Practical working knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and National Quality Standards (NQS)
  • Completed a Certificate III or Diploma in Children's Services
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to inspire, motivate and maintain a positive learning culture within the centre for children, for your families and for your Educator colleagues

Why work for us?

  • Fully paid education –Bachelor in Early Childhood Education
  • Guardian's own Reggio inspired Diploma
  • Learning & Development – Leadership skills, NQF and Curriculum training
  • Over the past year, 80 Guardian staff and Educators have attended Reggio
  • Flexible working hours
  • Guardian's Curriculum Project' that aims to provide both an inspirational and aspirational framework that guides the work of our educators in the learning and development of children.  Our curriculum sits on top of the Early Years Framework.  
  • Reggio Inspired Environments – Natural indoor and outdoor spaces
  • Richmond Pedagogical Exchange – Materials Centre and 100 Languages of Children Exhibition
  • Guardian are sustainability champions having our own Sustainability Manager educating our staff and children on how to take better care of the world we live in.

About Guardian

Guardian Early Learning Group is a community of early childhood professionals dedicated to providing high quality early learning for our families and their children.

We started our journey in 2004 and today we operate over 90 early learning centres.  We are seeking to become one of the most inspired early learning groups in the world by operating our centres to the very best of our ability, and growing cautiously through new centre acquisitions and developments.

Critical to our success is the team of Centre Managers who lead our centres, who we spoil with resources, support, development and friendships.  If you are ready for greatness we invite you to apply to join our team.


 'Guardian Early Learning Group is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and their welfare will always be our first priority. We want children to be safe, happy and empowered, and our policies, procedures and practices will ensure that child protection issues will be approached and managed in a way to ensure the best outcomes for all children"


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