YWCA Canberra provides essential, quality services for women, girls and families in the ACT and surrounding regions. We work in the areas of children’s services, community development, homelessness and affordable housing, youth services, personal and professional training, women’s leadership, and advocacy.
If you are looking for a role that will support your career aspirations in Early Childhood, then this is the role for you!
As the Lead Educator of the nursery space, you will be leading and supporting the educators in your room in providing high-quality Early Childhood Education and Care to the children in your care. You will work closely with our team of educators to implement a program and curriculum that reflects best practice.
You will build and maintain positive relationships with children and families, and the local community. Most importantly, you will make a difference in the lives of children in our care.
You will be a facilitator of continuous improvement, with knowledge of current best practice as well as early childhood theory. You will be an engaged and enthusiastic leader. It is essential that you hold:
In return we will offer you
YWCA Canberra is committed to the safety of children and young people. As such, successful applicants will be required to participate fully in all child protection risk management recruitment processes and ongoing character checking and assessment processes.
Applications close on Friday 30th October 2020
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.
YWCA Canberra is an equal opportunity employer. People from diverse backgrounds and with diverse life experiences are encouraged to apply. We specifically encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.
Want more information?
For a confidential discussion or further information please contact Ashleigh Latimore, Early Childhood Manager at Ashleigh.Latimore@ywca-canberra.org.au