Gilly’s has been providing excellence in early childcare education to the Melbourne Jewish Community for over 35 years.
We pride ourselves in being in a friendly, professional and family-focused early learning centre., Our curriculum is based on the practices and principles of the National and Victorian Early Years Learning Frameworks and incorporates our rich Jewish culture. In addition, we are a very-well resourced centre with a love of pets including rabbits, frogs, chickens, guinea pigs, frogs, birds, fish and a turtle, to name a few! Our centre is rated as “Exceeding” the National Quality Standards.
We are looking for enthusiastic, friendly, energetic educators with a passion for working with children and who share our uncompromising commitment towards providing excellence in early childhood education and care.
As an Educator, you will be pivotal in developing our children’s lifelong love of learning through play!
· Engage with children, families and team members
· Assist with daily centre practices, routines, room set-ups and activities.
· Support educators with children’s learning and documentation.
· Love of pets and the outdoor environment is a bonus.
· Approved ACECQA Certificate III or Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care
Interest in obtaining Certificate 3 also considered. Internship available
Working with children check.
Training will be provided as well as ongoing personal development programs.
Willing to contribute to a professional and positive work culture through your strong communication skills, reliability and professionalism
A strong understanding of child development and relational pedagogy
Exceptional communication and time management.
Willing to champion positive and meaningful relationships with families and children
Seek to share best practice examples to improve the educational program and provide quality learning experiences
· Above Award Wages
– Jewish holidays and early finish Fridays
· Regular staff social events
· Mentorship and traineeships
In addition to our extraordinary in-house programs such as mindful meditation and yoga sessions, we also have weekly music and sports incursions.
If you want to be part of a fun and stimulating team environment our home away from home could be yours.
Make your home our home at Gillys