Looking to jump start your career in Early Childhood? We have the perfect opportunity for you!
Imagine Early Learning & Childcare is an established organisation, operating 5 childcare centres in the Lake Macquarie and Newcastle area. We take pride in supporting educators to advance in their career as early childhood professionals, whether that be to gain the entry level Certificate III qualification or to progress to a Diploma or degree in Early Childhood.
You will be guided and mentored by qualified and experienced educators dedicated to helping you learn all aspects of this amazing career. We are inviting applications from people who are passionate about working with young children.
Currently we are recruiting trainees for all our centres located in Garden Suburb, Merewether, The Junction, Toronto and Mayfield. Mature aged applicants seeking a career change are also encouraged to apply.
Benefits of working with us ·
- Ongoing career development opportunities on completing the traineeship
- State-of-the-art centres with great facilities
- A dedicated team of supportive and passionate educators to provide guidance and mentoring
- Discounted childcare fees
About the position
- Work alongside a supportive team, learning essential skills in working with young children
- Full-time (38 hours per week, Monday to Friday) for 18 months leading to a Certificate III in Early Childhood
- Opportunity to go on to do a Diploma in Early Childhood after completing the Cert III traineeship
Qualities we are seeking
- Passion and desire to help shape children’s lives in a positive way
- Self-motivated and a commitment to succeed
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Reliable and flexible to meet the changing needs of the centre
- Physically fit and energetic to meet the care needs of young children
- Current Approved Working with Children’s Check (or willing to obtain)
- A right to work in Australia with no restrictions
- Fully vaccinated against COVID-19
To apply, please submit a cover letter together with a current resume via this portal.