At Northside, we feel strongly about advocating for the importance of all children’s right to high-quality education from birth, and actively work within the local and national community to improve understanding and knowledge of issues affecting children and Early Childhood.

As a community-based not-for-profit organisation, and with two of our Centres rated Exceeding the National Quality Standard, we know that the best outcomes for children can only be achieved by working with the best educators. We’re looking for Certificate III and Diploma Qualified Early Childhood Educators who are committed to ethical and professional approaches to early childhood education.

About the role:

Civic Early Childhood Centre are seeking applications from children services professionals who want to move beyond “fun” to change the lives of children for the following positions:

  • Diploma Early Childhood Educator
  • Certificate III Early Childhood Educator

We are committed to providing high quality educational programs that support positive outcomes for all children. We’re looking for educators who are too.

Skills & experience:

The successful candidate of the positions will hold:

  • Certificate III or Diploma in Children Services
  • Working with Vulnerable People Card

The successful candidate:

  • Believes children are confident and capable learners
  • Is ready to be challenged on their approach to early childhood education
  • Wants to advance their professional career in education, and
  • Believes in the importance and amazing potential of the work we do with young children and their families.

In addition to the requirements for the positions above, the successful candidate will be knowledgeable in the National Quality Framework. All candidates must hold a current Working with Vulnerable People Card.

Northside Community Service is a child-safe organisation. The recruitment process will include questions related to previous workplace performance and understanding of mandatory reporting requirements. Successful candidates will be required to undergo screening to ensure their suitability to work in child-safe environments.

Northside Community Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to improving employment opportunities for Indigenous Australians and welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. 

As a not for profit organisation, employment with Northside Community Services offers generous salary packaging incentives to staff to increase take-home pay, in addition to supporting training and development opportunities and career progression for staff.

To apply for this position please email with the following:

  • Subject line: name of position you are applying for
  • Resume
  • Cover letter outlining your interest and suitability for the role

All expressions of interest to be submitted by close of business 22 August 2018.