Careers

YWCA Canberra is an equal opportunity employer. We value and support diversity in our workforce and encourage applications for the following vacancies from a wide range of people with a variety of life experiences. We specifically encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.WGEA accreditation

YWCA Canberra is proud to be an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality, and offers above award wages and generous conditions through our innovative and progressive Enterprise Agreement.

Australian Breastfeeding AssociationYWCA Canberra is accredited through Australian Breastfeeding Association as a Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace.

Applying for a job at YWCA Canberra

YWCA Canberra is a great place to work! If you’re thinking about applying for a job with us, you might find the following documents useful:

Want to WORK WHILE YOU STUDY

Get paid to work while studying for your early childhood education and care qualifications. Early Years Careers is YWCA Canberra’s education and employment program for people who want to study while getting real, hands-on experience training in our early childhood services.

It’s a selective three-year program that provides you with secure, flexible employment and qualifications to set you up for success as an early childhood educator at YWCA Canberra now and in the long-term. There are many career pathways available with qualification, including educators, teachers and managerial roles.

Find out more about the program and apply by sending a one-page cover letter telling us why you want to participate in the program along with your current resume to training@ywca-canberra.org.au.



Current vacancies

Finance and Corporate Services Manager

Application Due: 24 January 2020

Reporting to the Executive Director, Finance & Corporate Services, this is a pivotal role in the organisation which provides internal and external financial management and advise of the organisation to senior management and the board. The Finance & Corporate Services Manager is responsible for financial reporting, developing operating budgets, all financial controls, participating in tender quotes, overseeing the payroll function and financial management. [Continue reading]

Certificate III Educator

Application Due: 31 January 2020

We are searching for an innovative and committed Certificate III qualified educator to join our well-established team of Educators. [Continue reading]

School Age Care Educator (Permanent Part-time)

Application Due: 31 January 2020

Successful applicants will have a can-do attitude, flexible availability, passion for working with children and excellent interpersonal skills. Applicants must hold a current Working with Vulnerable People Card and complete a police check. [Continue reading]

School Age Care Educator (Casual)

Application Due: 31 January 2020

Successful applicants will have a can-do attitude, flexible availability, passion for working with children and excellent interpersonal skills. Applicants must hold a current Working with Vulnerable People Card and complete a police check.  [Continue reading]

Early Childhood Teacher

Application Due: 24 January 2020

As the Early Childhood Teacher, you will provide leadership and management to a dedicated and diverse team. You will be responsible for the delivery of the Preschool program and curriculum, with the support of the Service Director and Educational Leader. [Continue reading]

School Age Care Program Manager

Application Due: 30 January 2020

YWCA Canberra School Age Care is looking for an innovative and passionate School Age Care Program Manager to work in our before and after school and school holiday programs. You will be leading a team of dedicated educators to ensure best practice is implemented at our School Age Care programs. [Continue reading]

School Age Care Educators

We are seeking passionate and committed individuals who can assist us in creating fun education and care environments for children attending our School Age Care Services (before and after school care) in the Canberra region [Continue reading]

Interested in working for us?

If you would like to express interest in working at YWCA Canberra, please fill in the form below, and upload relevant documents.
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