Position Details
Reference Number 18628
Position Title Joyce Avenue Early Childhood Educator
Employment Type Temporary, Maternity Leave Position
Department Youth & Family Services
Location Joyce Avenue Children's Centre, 1 Joyce Avenue, Greensborough 3088
Band BAND 3
Salary $60,984.49 to $64,254.96
Hours 38.00
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 looking for a team oriented Early Childhood Educator- Certificate 3 qualified to join the team at the Joyce Avenue Children's Centre, Greensborough on a temporary full-time basis. 


You will ensure the provision of a high-quality educational program that meets the needs of children aged from birth to 6 years.  



  • Successful completion of Certificate 3 or equivalent (Mandatory) 
  • 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 $60,984.49 to $64,254.96 plus super 
  • Temporary full time 38 hours per week May 2021 to May 2022 
  • Ongoing individual development opportunities (plus our service closes two days per year solely for training)  
  • Work with great people in a supportive team environment 

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 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: Tuesday 11 May 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 94337747
Closing Date 11/05/2021
Position Description
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