Position Details
Reference Number 19142
Position Title Early Childhood Educator Diploma
Employment Type Permanent
Department Youth & Family Services
Location Olympic Village Pre-School, 1 Morobe St Heidelberg West 3081
Salary $66,108.66 to $71,361.46
Hours 16.00
Position Summary
  • Diploma qualified Kinder qualification
  • Permanent part time

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:

Olympic Village Children's Centre, in Heidelberg West is looking for a team oriented Early Childhood Educator diploma qualified to join their team on a part time basis to cover lunch breaks.


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.



  • Early Childhood Qualification as recognised under Education and Care Services National Regulations 2011 – Diploma.
  • Current, recognised Level 2 First Aid, Asthma and Anaphylaxis certificate
  • 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 2011 and 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


  • Hourly rate $29.49 plus super
  • Part time 16 hours per week Tuesday, Wednesday, thursday Fridays 10.30am -2.30pm.
  • Ongoing individual development opportunities (plus our service closes two days per year solely for training)
  • Work with great people in a supportive team environment
  • Olympic Village Children Care Centre Heidelberg West

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


How to apply: 

For more information about this position please access a copy of the position description via the link below or to discuss your suitability, contact Kathy de Silva Tel: 9242 3422 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.  www.banyule.vic.gov.au/careers


Applications Close 11.45pm on Tuesday 28 June 2022.


Banyule City Council is committed to being an Equal Opportunity and Child Safe employer, we value diversity and encourage people from different and diverse backgrounds to apply. If you have a reasonable adjustment, support or access requirement, we encourage you to let us know through your application or email employment@banyule.vic.gov.au or call 9940 4235. 


In line with the directions issued by Victoria’s Chief Health Officer, this position requires you to be vaccinated against COVID-19. If you are successful in this recruitment, you will be required to provide evidence of your vaccination status. 

Contact Person Kathy de Silva
Contact Number 92423422
Closing Date 28/06/2022
Position Description
Early Childhood Educator Diploma - Kinder Assistant Position Description.docx Open
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