Early Childhood Teacher

Updated: 5 days ago
Location: Crawley, WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Deadline: 21 Jan 2022

UWA Childcare

  • Opportunity to work in an ‘Exceeding’ rated Education and Care Service 
  • Full-time, fixed-term appointment for 6 months
  • Salary range: $62,101 - $69,363 plus 10% superannuation  

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities.  With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top University. 

About the team  

UWA Child Care Services provides an Early Learning Centre that offers part-time and full-time care to children aged six weeks to five years, and an Out of School Care Service that provides After School Care and Vacation Care for pre-primary students to twelve year olds, during state school terms and state school holidays.

Management and staff aim to provide high quality education and care and enriching learning experiences for all children, in partnership with their families, and in accordance with the Education and Care Services National Law (WA) Act 2012, Education and Care Services National Regulations 2012 and the National Quality Framework.

About the opportunity  

You will provide leadership to an individual room team to support the delivery of a quality education and care program.

To be considered for this role, you will demonstrate: 

  • Hold a Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood) or Diploma of Teaching (or equivalent) as approved by The Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA)
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of the Education and Care Services National Law (WA) Act 2012 and the Education and Care Services National Regulations 2012
  • Hold a Working with Children Check
  • Hold a current Medical Certificate certifying fitness to work in an Education and Care Service

Full details of the position's responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description. Please see the position description prior to applying:   Early Childhood Teacher.pdf

The content of your Resume and Cover Letter should demonstrate how you meet the selection criteria. 

Closing date: 11:55PM on Friday, 21 January 2022 

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia. 

Application Details:  Please apply online via the Apply Now button. 

Our commitment to inclusion and diversity 

UWA is committed to a diverse workforce. We celebrate inclusion and diversity and believe gender equity is fundamental to achieving our goal of being a top 50 university by 2050. 

  • We have child friendly areas on campus, including childcare facilities. Flexible work arrangements, part-time hours and job sharing will all be considered. 
  • UWA has been awarded Bronze Employer Status for being a Top Ten Employer for LGBTI Inclusion by the Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI -2021). 
  • UWA has also been awarded Athena Swan Bronze Accreditation in 2020.    


Advertised:07 Jan 2022 W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close:21 Jan 2022 11:55 PM W. Australia Standard Time


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