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Early Childhood Teacher | Pelican Childcare Fairways

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Work type: Permanent Full time
Location: Melbourne - Northern Suburbs
Categories: Early Childhood Teacher
Brand: Pelican Childcare

G8 Education is one of Australia's largest providers of quality early childhood education and care. With more than 430 early learning centres across 21 quality early learning brands, we play an important role in the lives of Australian families.

The Opportunity

At Pelican Childcare Fairways, we are passionate about fostering encouragement and kindness! We are an 70 place Centre which provides quality programs in line with the new Early Learning Years Framework as well as a nurturing and engaging environment for our children to grow and develop. Our teaching philosophy is inclusivity for all children. We currently have a wonderful permanent full time opportunity for an experienced, fully registered Early Childhood Teacher.

This role is Permanent Full-Time, working 38 hours per week.

About Us

When you join G8 Education you will immerse yourself in our intensive and supportive Early Childhood Teacher (ECT) First Steps induction program. The ECT First Steps induction program has been designed to support you to provide quality education and care to the children in our centres, as they are the heart of all that we do. 

  • Your program of support starts on the day you begin with G8, and continues throughout your first 3 months, allowing time off the floor to collaborate, learn, and grow professionally.
  • You will be allocated your very own ECT Buddy who provides that extra layer of support as you settle into your role. Spend time in their centre and them in yours while you work together shoulder-to-shoulder.
  • You will be invited to join our Community Connection Session and build relationships with other new ECTs across our network. This is also an opportunity to meet our Teacher Registration/ accreditation Team, our regionals Practice Partners and other Support Office SMEs.
  • Complete your program with your personalised Development Plan outlining your ongoing professional development opportunities at G8.  

For more information and photos, please visit our centre's website: Pelican Childcare Fairways

About You

    • You will be able to demonstrate an Early Childhood philosophy, supported by an age-responsive approach to teaching and learning,
    • You will also share in our commitment to inspiring the children in our care to reach their full potential.

Successful Applicants must hold

    • An ACECQA approved Graduate Diploma, Bachelor or Masters of Teaching (Early Childhood)
    • Current Working with Children Check  
    • Teacher’s Registration or eligible to apply

The Benefits

With more than 430 early learning centres nationwide, G8 Education has the resources to reward your dedication with generous benefits and opportunities to grow:

    • 6 weeks Annual Leave 
    • Access a 50% discount on early education and childcare fees at any G8 Education Centre, and a 25% discount for your family member
    • Attractive wages well above award
    • A place to grow - succession planning encouraged with opportunities for careers across the nation!  
    • A dedicated Early Learning & Education Leadership Team to support you to contribute to the lives of children in their important early years
    • Dedicated support for provisional early childhood teachers to move to proficient registration
    •  Teacher Registration to Full Teacher Registration
    • Great work life balance with flexible hours available (i.e., 9am-3pm if applicable)
    • Access to G8’s Online Learning Lounge with more than 70 hours of professional development
    • Exclusive access to G8 Education's benefits platform, with discounts to 350+ retailers
    • Counselling for team members and their families through Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

As part of the Team, you will feel appreciated, valued and enjoy a truly supportive and fun work environment.

How to APPLY

Please click through to the application form.

For a comprehensive list of all our locations and vacancies please visit our website HERE

G8 Education is a committed advocate for child protection, safety and wellbeing. We have a zero tolerance for any form of child abuse or harm. The safety and wellbeing of children will always be our priority and all team members are expected to embrace this shared commitment.

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