Early Childhood Teacher – Puckapunyal VIC

Opened 12 days ago
Closes 16 October 2023
Part-time, Permanent
Regional Victoria, Victoria
Early Childhood Teacher

Are you a great communicator who’s passionate about helping children learn, grow and play? Then, we’re passionate about you. Join One Tree as an Early Childhood Teacher and you’ll join a big-hearted organisation that’s on a mission to transform challenges into possibilities for children.

One Tree Defence Unit Puckapunyal
 located near Seymour in Regional Victoria, is a welcoming service that works in partnership with local defence families and the local community. We have placements for 86 children across our long day care. We have several rooms including pre kinder, nursery, toddler room, preschool and outside of school hours care. Our operating hours are 7am – 6pm.

What you’ll bring:

  • Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood);
  • Valid working with children card, VIT registration
  • Reflective practice and knowledge of the early years learning frame work;
  • The ability to lead and work within a positive team environment; and
  • Flexibility, energy, enthusiasm, and a mature approach.

What You’ll do:

The work you do will mean a lot and make a big difference. Your ‘can-do’ attitude and commitment to work within One Tree Community Service’s spirit, purpose and values will be your key to success.

  • You will have the ability to design and implement a vibrant curriculum where each child’s current knowledge, ideas, culture, abilities, and interests are the foundation of a play-based program;
  • You will be able to place the needs of children and their community at the centre of practice, while aligning with approved Early Learning and Development Frameworks and the National Quality Standards, as well as One Tree’s policies and procedures;
  • You have the capacity to build a culture of reflective practice and continuous improvement;
  • You will find creative solutions and have open-mindedness and patience; and
  • You will have an unwavering passion for children, their learning and care.

What you’ll receive:

  • Access to discounted childcare;
  • Rewards for every year you spend at One Tree (including extra sick leave, extra leave, Qantas frequent flyer points and more);
  • Complimentary uniforms;
  • Professional development tailored to you;
  • Sponsorship may be offered to suitable candidate.

One Tree is a national not for profit offering early childhood education, out of school hours care, community services, registered early childhood training, and professional support. As a team, we’re determined to lead, meet the challenge, and work together. That’s how we turn challenges into possibilities for children and families, every single day.

Our diverse team is 800+ strong and work in all corners of our country. From regional towns to remote communities and cities, we’re proud to provide 53 services in the places that need it most. If you’re looking to make a difference in your life and the lives of others, then One Tree is the place to be.

Please write a cover letter and send it with your resume to apply for this amazing opportunity. Call us on (03) 8311 6203 or click to view our website: www.onetree.org.au for more information.

One Tree is committed to equal opportunity, child safety and workplace diversity. We encourage a diverse workforce that reflects the communities we work with. Indigenous applicants are encouraged to apply.