Position Details
Reference Number 18549
Position Title Early Childhood Educator - Diploma
Employment Type Permanent
Department Youth & Family Services
Location Joyce Avenue Children's Centre, 1 Joyce Avenue, Greensborough 3088
Band BAND 4
Salary $64,808.64 to $68,813.45
Hours 27.50
Position Summary


Banyule Early Childhood Services is committed to professionalism and advocacy for children and families. Our services are inclusive, recognising diversity within an environment where staff, children and families experience a sense of belonging. We believe that all children learn through play, and through our services we will demonstrate a respect for the environment.


About the Role


We are is looking for a team oriented Early Childhood Educator diploma qualified to join the Joyce Ave Children's Centre team on a permanent part time basis.


You will ensure the provision of a high quality innovative educational program that meets the individual needs of the children aged from birth to 6 years. You will ensure the care and education program aligns with the Early Childhood Services Philosophy.


The position is required to cover the lunch breaks & tea breaks for staff working in the rooms so that we can maintain ratios.



  • Early Childhood Qualification as recognised under Education and Care Services National Regulations 2011 – Diploma.
  • Current, recognised Level 2 First Aid, Asthma and Anaphylaxis certificate, with updates completed within the last 12 months 
  • Criminal History Check- not more than 6 months old (Mandatory)
  • Working with Children Check (Mandatory)
  • Experience in a child care service (preferred).
  • Understanding of the Education & Care Services National Law Act 2010, Education & Care Services National Regulations 2011and the National Quality Framework & Standards.

What you will need

  • An awareness of the cultural needs of families.
  • The ability to manage time and prioritise tasks
  • The ability to maintain written records and write reports relating to program goals and child development


  • Salary range $64,808.64 to $68,813.45 pro rata plus super
  • Permanent part time 27.50 hours per week,
  • Ongoing individual development opportunities (plus our service closes two days per year solely for training).
  • Work with great people in a supportive team environment
  • Based at Joyce Ave Children's Centre

Employment Screening Checks National Criminal Record Check, Pre-employment Medical Check, Working With Children Check 


For more information about this position please access a copy of the position description via the link below or to discuss your suitability, we encourage you to contact Zara Anderson ESC Operations Coordinator on Tel; 94337747 for a confidential conversation.


To apply for this position, please include your resume and cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the position description. 


Applications Close 11.45pm on Sunday 7 March 2021.


Banyule City Council is a child safe organisation and an equal opportunity employer. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Contact Person Zara Anderson
Contact Number 94346098
Closing Date 07/03/2021
Position Description
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