Part Time, Fixed Term Early Childhood Teacher
About Laidley Community Kindergarten
Laidley Community Kindergarten was established in 1973 and operates an Approved Kindergarten program for children in the year prior to school. We are a not-for-profit Community Kindergarten that is proudly affiliated with C&K. At Laidley Community Kindergarten, we provide two twenty place programs over two long days per week. We have strong connections to our local community and are dedicated to supporting the families and children we engage with through our programs. We believe that children learn best in environments where they feel connected with their educators and peers, and through programs that promote agency, collaboration, and engagement. Our team is close knit, supportive and focussed on providing quality, engaging early learning curriculum that meets the needs of every child we work with.
About the role
We are looking for a motivated Early Childhood Teacher to start in January 2023 to run our Thursday and Friday group. Our programs run over two long days from 8:00am to 3:30pm, and we are closed over the school holidays.
The role is a fixed term, part-time role that encompasses the following:
The successful candidate will be community and child focussed, and willing to work collaboratively with the staff team and management committee to support quality practice and ongoing improvement. The role will require the following key skills and experience:
Additionally, the following qualifications are essential for the role:
Approved Early Childhood Teacher qualification (must meet ACECQA and QKFS requirements). Please note that we may consider applicants who are working towards an approved Early Childhood Teacher Qualification where they have completed an approved Diploma program, are making satisfactory progress towards completing the qualification, have experience working in early years setting (preferably with the 3–5-year age group), and will meet and maintain QKFS requirements.