Qualified Early Childhood Educator

Job posted: 11/12/2019
Applications close: 23/02/2020 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Royal Children's Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 35075

Reference: 35075

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Early Childhood Educator - Early Learning Centre

  • Full-Time, Ongoing (multiple roles!)

  • Fabulous employee benefits including salary packaging

  • Parkville – The Royal Children’s hospital Early Learning Centre

The Hospital:

The Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) provides secondary and tertiary care to children and young people across the northern and western suburbs; specialist paediatric healthcare to the children of Victoria, Tasmania, southern NSW and parts of South Australia; and is the designated state-wide provider of services including paediatric trauma, rehabilitation and forensic medicine. As a quaternary centre for complex cardiac surgery and organ transplantation, the RCH cares for the sickest children from around Australia.

With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 6000, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people.

The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/

Further information about RCH is available at www.rch.org.au

The Position:

The Early Childhood Educator will lead the provision of high quality early childhood education and care, including developing positive relationships with children, families, educators and the community. The educator will lead a team of educators to implement a developmentally based curriculum that meet the needs of children, in accordance with the services philosophy, procedures and policies.

This role operates within a team environment and reports to the Co-ordinator.


To be successful in the role, you will have:

  • A sound understanding and knowledge of Early Childhood Development and Education

  • Must have a working understanding of the Early Years Learning Framework and the application of this document in practice

  • Must have demonstrated experience in curriculum development, including in the planning, implementation and reflection of the curriculum cycle

  • Have an in-depth understanding of the National Quality Standards, Education and Care Services National Law and Regulations 2011, and Code of Ethics; and the implications of these in practice

  • Must have well-developed communication and organisational skills and a flexible approach to services provision

  • Must have interpersonal skills and a positive approach to working with children, families, educators, other professionals and the community

  • Ability to contribute to a productive team culture and to provide role modelling as appropriate

  • Well-developed supervisory and time management skills

  • Have a commitment towards continuous improvement

  • Will have basic computer skills

Why work at the RCH?

The RCH offer a range of benefits which support and reward staff both personally and professionally.

Our staff benefits include award winning facilities and campus partnerships, Professional development and events, an award winning Health and wellbeing program and financial benefits.

To learn more about our staff benefits please go to:    https://www.rch.org.au/hr/recruitment_employment/Staff_benefits/

The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.

We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all members of the LGBTQI community and people with disability.

Are you ready to join our team?

For more information about the position, please review the position description attached and apply online by selecting “apply now”

Qualified Early Childhood Educator

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Delwyn Graham - 93455370

Qualified Early Childhood Educator