Early Childhood Teacher - Townsville Region

Early Childhood Teacher - Coral Sea Child Care Centre

  • Not for profit salary packaging + other benefits
  • Permanent part time - 37.5 hours per week
  • Kirwan, Townsville

About Mission Australia Early Learning

Mission Australia Early Learning Services is a trusted, community-based, early learning childcare and long day care services provider. Believing that all children should have the very best start in life, Mission Australia strives to deliver the highest-quality educational, social and emotional development programs that are tailored to suit the individual needs of each child in our care.

About the role

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Early Childhood Teacher to join our team at Coral Sea Childcare Centre. In this role, you will work as part of a team to deliver the Kindergarten program, providing quality early education and care for children whilst also providing holistic care for children and their families.

  • Child Support â€" Direct responsibility for a group of children
  • Family Support â€" Develop strong relationships with parents and carers
  • Program Support â€" Develop & implement play based learning & education programs
  • Team Support â€" support and work within a team
  • Child Protection â€" identify & respond to any child at risk or harm, as mandated by Child Protection Act

Qualifications & experience
  • A Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood or Bachelor of Teaching - Early Childhood
  • Proven knowledge and skills of current Early Childhood industry standards and the EYLF
  • Experience working with children with special needs - highly desirable
  • A genuine passion and drive in providing strengths-based, recovery approach client management
  • A strong alignment to Mission Australia's purpose and values

As part of our Employment screening process you will be required to undertake a National criminal history check. In addition there is a requirement to possess a current Working with Children check or apply if you do not already hold one. It is unlawful for prohibited persons to apply for work with children, and, as such, prohibited persons cannot apply for this role.

  • Not-For-Profit Salary Packaging benefits which reduces your taxable income to increase take home pay
  • Up to 50% discounted childcare at participating centres
  • Above award pay rates
  • Generous non-contact time allowances to support educational programming and planning
  • Additional Annual Leave allowances for participation in out of hours activities
  • Opportunities for Career progression
  • Discounted Heath Car with Medibank Private
  • Ongoing support for training and professional development


For further information regarding working with us visit Working for Mission Australia.

Position Description ECT (4).doc

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Early Childhood Teacher, ECT, Kirwan, Townsville

Advertised: 07 Mar 2018 E. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: 04 May 2018 E. Australia Standard Time

Advertiser details

  • Mission Australia

Contact details


Job Details

Country Australia
Location Townsville & Northern QLD, Regional QLD
Profession Education & Training / Early Childhood - Other
Worktype Part Time
Date Posted 24/04/2018
Expiry Date 24/05/2018
Reference Number 980410