Qualified Early Childhood Educator required- Sea change opportunity in beautiful Port Macquarie

Full-time – 38hrs per week

Columba Cottage Early Learning Centre LDC and OSHC require an educator to join our supportive team.

Reporting to the Centre Director, you will be required to assist in our preschool rooms as well as provide engaging, fun and interactive activities for primary school age children at OSHC.

We are seeking an inspiring and motivated educator, committed to meeting the needs of all children in our care, and connecting with their parents throughout their developmental journey.

You will be expected to:

Bring a service orientated approach to your role
Have a positive and energetic outlook throughout your interactions with children, their parents and your peers
Provide children with educational and interactive activities whilst maintaining a child safe, supportive and clean environment

Benefits include reduced price gym membership, salary sacrifice options, discounted school fees, generous PD and onsite cafe.


A current HLTAID004 First Aid Certificate
A current Working with Children Check

Diploma, Cert lV or Degree relevant to the industry

Desirable: a bus license or the willingness to get one (you must hold a clear, full drivers license)

Desirable talents and skills you may bring to the position may include sports skills, performing arts talents, cooking/gardening/sustainability interests to help build challenging and enjoyable programs.

The successful applicant will have current knowledge and experience in the National Quality Framework and regulations. Position may require being a Responsible Person on site in the absence of the Director or OSHC coordinator.

Remuneration: as per the Children’s Services Modern Award 2010. (depending on qualifications and experience)

Applicants must submit a CV and cover letter indicating their qualifications and experience, including contact details for two referees.This position commences mid March or by negotiation.

Applications close COB March 4 2019 and can be made through our website http://www.columbacottage.com.au/about/jobs/