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Early Childhood Educator (Diploma)
  • Two (2) full time ongoing roles with monthly RDO
  • Band 4 salary $31.70 per hour, plus statutory superannuation
  • Located at Girrabanya Integrated Children’s Centre

The role 

We are currently seeking two (2) enthusiastic and dynamic Diploma Qualified Early Childhood Educator to join Council’s Girrabanya Integrated Children’s Centre established leadership team. These positions will suit experienced educators who have a passion for providing care to children and families and enjoy working closely with others. 

You will work in collaboration with the Centre Coordinator and Educational Leader to provide quality education and care in a safe, secure, stimulating and healthy environment in line with the National Quality Framework.  

With an outstanding reputation for innovative and responsive programs, City of Ballarat Children’s Services provide an excellent opportunity for educators to further grow and develop within the early childhood field.  

About you 

You will be Diploma qualified and have sound understanding and demonstrated application of the Children’s Services Regulations and Early Years Frameworks through relevant experience. 

With a genuine interest in meeting the needs of children and their families you will demonstrate an ability to support a holistic approach to the care, education and development of children that reflects an awareness of the wellbeing of children in your care. 

Strong interpersonal skills and an understanding of and respect for diverse social and cultural values and attitudes in relation to caring for children are crucial skills we’re looking for in the successful applicant. 

To apply

To apply for this position please click on the Apply button and submit your application. The closing date for this position is Monday 27th June 2022.  Please ensure that you provide a cover letter, current resume and answer screening questions based on the key selection criteria 

The successful applicant will be required to undergo a full employment medical and police check. 


For any additional questions, please contact Melissa Lloyd, Coordinator Girrabanya Integrated Children’s Centre on 5320 5150.  


The City of Ballarat is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to providing a safe and inclusive working environment that embraces and values child safety, diversity and flexibility. We welcome applications from all walks of life and celebrate the diversity and richness this brings to our workplace. We welcome and encourage applications from people living with a disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, culturally, religiously and linguistically diverse people, young people, older people, women, and people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex or queer. We support flexible and accessible working arrangements for all and are committed to ensuring that all jobs in our workforce can be performed flexibly. If you're short listed for a role and are looking for flexibility, we encourage you to start the flexible working conversation with the hiring manager to find out what options may be possible for the role you're applying for.

Job Ref: LS000206
Submitted: 10-06-2022
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