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Early Childhood Teacher | Foot...

  • Brand new, purpose built centre opening in Footscray late April 2017
  • Endless employee benefits and professional development opportunities
  • Develop your future with Australia’s leading provider of Early Childhood Education and Care


G8 Education is Australia’s leading name in providing the highest quality of Early Childhood Education and Care across 470 services nationally, including 19 prominent brands. We strive to deliver meaningful programs that shape our future leaders (our children) with innovative and creative teaching practices that encourage children to explore and discover.


The Learning Sanctuary Footscray is a refurbished, 100 place Early Education facility in Footscray. Operating from 7:00am to 6.30pm week days, the centre offers extensive natural outdoor areas that facilitate an active learning and encouraging environment for the children to grow. Our service will be well-equipped with resources and facilities; including on-site parking, a veggie garden, Extra-Curricular Programs and a dedicated Art Room.


We are now seeking applications from passionate Early Childhood Teachers wanting to join the Centre. We are looking for a high performing employee with the drive to develop amazing relationships with families, whilst building an outstanding learning environment for children. Our Centre has specially designed learning and development programs for ages 0-6 years, as well as extensive resources. Our programs are based on the Early Years Learning Framework curriculum, including a specialised Kindergarten program.

For further information and photos of this centre, please visit the website below:


Your key priorities will be to:

  • Assess the needs of each child, monitor their progress and ensure school readiness
  • Ensure that a developmentally and educationally appropriate program is planned and implemented for each child
  • Provide supervision and assistance to other Educators in the room
  • Maintain a positive working relationship with team members
  • Sustain effective communication with parents
  • Ensure health and safety standards are adhered to at all times
  • Maintain and manage the resources for your room


Your skills and qualifications should include:

  • Holding or studying towards a Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood) as recognised by ACECQA
  • A current Working with Children Check (VIC)
  • An ability to implement great curriculum
  • A strong understanding of the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and National Quality Standards (NQS)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Our staff benefits are:

  • Dedicated focus on professional development
  • A Health and Wellness program (Active8)
  • Annual complimentary flu shots
  • Discounts on Child Care
  • Access to employee benefits and discounts including hotels, health insurance, gym memberships, and theme park admissions


If you are ready for your next challenge and want to join an education facility that will be a leader in this region, please submit your expression of interest via ‘Apply Now’.


Please note the advertising closing date is indicative only. G8 Education reserves the right to close the advertisement before this date is reached. Therefore, it is encouraged that you submit your application as soon as possible.

Date Posted
Education, Childcare & Training
Footscray, VIC 3011
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
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