CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

FULL TIME AND CASUAL POSITIONS AVAILABLE – BREAKFAST POINT

Explore & Develop Breakfast Point is a privately owned service catering for children birth – 6 years.

We are very passionate about Early Childhood Education and care and provide an Early Childhood & Education Care Service that offers an environment which encourages children to learn and grow at their own pace.

We are currently seeking experienced full time and casual educators to join our team.

Essential Criteria:

  • Diploma or Certificate III Qualification
  • Working with Children Check (NSW)
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Proactive with a can-do attitude
  • Knowledge of the EYLF to support our team with the educational development of children

What’s on Offer:

  • Full Time and Casual positions
  • Professional Development and Learning
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Working alongside and being mentored by a team of experienced and passionate educators

How to Apply:

If this sounds like you and you would like to be part of a team in creating a vibrant, passionate and successful early childhood education and care service, we would love to hear from you.

Please email a copy of your resume to jaynem@exploreanddevelop.com.au

If you are dedicated about developing the future of children and like to have fun, then this is the right role for you!

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATOR – ABBOTSFORD

Explore & Develop Abbotsford is set within a heritage listed federation house surrounded by beautiful, landscaped gardens.

We are seeking a passionate educator to join our team.

Essential Criteria:

  • Certificate III or Diploma in Early Years
  • Working with Children Check (NSW)
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Proactive with a can-do attitude
  • Passionate about assisting in the educational development of Children

What’s on offer:

  • Close to public transport and plenty of street parking in the area
  • Continuous Professional Development and Learning
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Working alongside and being mentored by a team of experienced and passionate educators

Please email a copy of your resume to abbotsford.hr@exploreanddevelop.com.au

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATOR – CAMPERDOWN

Explore & Develop Camperdown is set in an Inner West warehouse creating an oasis for young children to explore, imagine and inquire through a play-based learning philosophy.

With an exceeding rating, we continue to look for outstanding talent to join our long-standing team.

Essential Criteria:

  • Certificate III or Diploma in Early Years
  • Working with Children Check (NSW)
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Proactive with a can-do attitude
  • Passionate about assisting in the educational development of Children

What’s on offer:

  • Close to public transport and plenty of street parking in the area
  • Continuous Professional Development and Learning
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Working alongside and being mentored by a team of experienced and passionate educators

Please email a copy of your resume to abbotsford.hr@exploreanddevelop.com.au

EARLY CHILDHOOD TEACHER PART TIME – UMINA

Explore & Develop Umina have an exciting opportunity for a part-time Early Childhood Teacher to join our team of passionate and dedicated Educators at our Exceeding service.

The right candidate will be a confident teacher with experience implementing a play-based curriculum, and willingness to learn and adapt to our individual programming style with support. They will be committed to providing high quality care and be involved in upholding our Exceeding rating.

What we offer you:

  • Job Stability-The position is a permanent part-time role 3 days per week.
  • Flexible roster
  • Fully paid ongoing training and professional development including CPR and First Aid
  • Supportive and friendly team dynamic

Criteria:

  • Early Childhood Teaching degree
  • Valid Working With Children’s Check
  • Educator experience in any capacity i.e Certificate III, Diploma and/or Early Childhood teaching
  • Current industry references

We pride ourselves on our beautiful centre and our unique team of dedicated staff.

Visit our website for information on our centre and our philosophy, or phone us on (02) 43 88 11 28 for more information regarding the position.

We welcome your application and resume through our add on SEEK!

CASUAL EDUCATORS – LILYFIELD

At Explore & Develop LILYFIELD we aim to encourage children to imagine, explore and learn, all within a nurturing and inspiring environment. We have an amazing team who are inspiring, committed and collaborative. Not only will you get the chance to work in a boutique sized service but we are committed to nurturing our team of educators so that you can flourish and have a rewarding career.

We are currently seeking casual educators to support our team.

Essential Criteria

  • Certificate III, Diploma or ECT qualification (or actively working towards)
  • Working with Children Check (NSW)
  • Passionate about the educational development of children
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Proactive and reliable with a can-do attitude
  • A collaborative working approach
  • Sound knowledge of the EYLF & NQS

What's on Offer

  • Professional development and learning opportunities
  • Working alongside a team of experienced and passionate educators at a Centre that has been rated as Exceeding and is committed to a progressive inquiry based curriculum across all ages.

Please email your Cover Letter, together with a detailed resume and current industry references to lilyfield@exploreanddevelop.com.au

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATOR DIPLOMA – ARTAMON

Explore & Develop Artarmon is currently seeking to find a dedicated, experienced Early Childhood Educator – Diploma qualified to join our Junior Preschool Team.

WHY CHOOSE EXPLORE & DEVELOP ARTARMON

  • We strive to embed a strong partnership approach to collaborating amongst the wider team. Our management team are always available to support, mentor and offer guidance to the team on a daily basis.
  • We offer a professional environment for educators to collaborate and grow in their skillset. We work closely with various industry mentors and consultants to provide our team with progressive professional development opportunities.
  • Explore & Develop Artarmon has a strong play-based learning philosophy where children are viewed as unique, competent and resourceful learners.
  • Our Early Childhood Education & Care Service has been designed to offer smaller, more intimate indoor learning environments with higher educator to child ratios. These ratios are a key factor in delivering our high-quality education and care curriculum and allows our educational team to provide more individualised and meaningful interactions with each child.
  • We offer both open & covered spaces, enabling children to be able to engage in play in all weather patterns.
  • Our thoughtfully designed early childhood service features an open, homely kitchen which is the ‘heart’ of our service. The aroma of fresh, home-made meals travels around the whole centre and creates a welcoming, homely feel to our environment.
  • Our service values its partnerships with the wider community and have to date established a number of regular walking excursion groups to allow us to go beyond the gates and share in community projects and events.

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

  • Diploma in Children Service as recognised by ACECQA
  • Hold a current, cleared Working with Children Check
  • Current First Aid Qualification (HLTAID004) specific for early childhood settings
  • Have a strong understanding of the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and National Quality Standards (NQS)
  • Be proficient in the documentation of children’s learning and development and be able to collaborate with the wider team to design & implement engaging, age appropriate experiences and spaces for the children.

EMPLOYEE EXTRAS

  • All employees are offered our Access EAP contacts should they need to access counselling. for personal or work-related concerns.
  • Parking available onsite
  • Flexible working arrangements and discounted fees for working parents
  • Professional Development Opportunities and access to the Explore & Develop Annual Conference featuring National and International Speakers

DIPLOMA TRAINED EDUCATOR – LILYFIELD

Explore & Develop Lilyfield is seeking a dedicated and driven full-time Diploma Trained Educator to join our EXCEEDING the National Quality Standards team.  

At Explore & Develop Lilyfield, we recognise that attitudes, skills and knowledge developed in a child’s early years provide a basis for a that child’s learning in later years. We believe that to develop children’s highest potential, we need to provide a strong play-based curriculum with an environment that promotes positive attitudes to learning. We do this in partnership with families, children, our passionate team of educators and through the strong connections we have formed within our local community.

As a passionate, Diploma Trained educator you will be focused on creating and delivering, innovative pedagogy and being able to work collaboratively alongside our qualified and experienced team of professionals.

The successful applicant will share views around children as capable and competent learners and strive to design and implement high-quality educational programs and experiences for children alongside their co-educators.

Your excellent social and communication skills are essential for interacting within the team and communicating with families on a day-to-day basis.

In return for your commitment and dedication, you will enjoy working as part of a passionate, committed, supportive and highly driven team of educators, known for the delivery of high-quality education and care for children. You will also enjoy ongoing opportunities for professional development alongside your peers, the wider Explore & Develop group and the early childhood sector. You will be supported by a skilled and experienced management team every step of the way.

What you’ll need to succeed

  • A hard-working, and professional Diploma Trained (ACECQA Approved) who is seeking to enhance and extend their skills and qualifications.
  • Current, approved Working with Children Check.
  • Current First Aid, Asthma & Anaphylaxis Certificate/s (ACECQA approved)
  • Passionate about the early years, with a keen interest for educating and caring for children of the 0–5-year age group.
  • The ability to work collaboratively with other educators. Strong communication skills and the ability to work with others.
  • Commitment to inclusive early childhood practice and social justice
  • Ability to form and maintain professional relationships with families, children and other educators.
  • Enthusiastic, motivated, professional, organised, flexible and reliable.

What you’ll get in return

  • Above Award Wages
  • Beautiful resources & learning environments
  • Ability to connect and create strong community partnerships
  • Paid professional development
  • Room to grow
  • Employee assistance program to access counselling. for personal or work-related concerns.
  • Professional development opportunities and access to the Explore & Develop Annual Conference featuring national and international speakers.

Learn More:

If you would like any more information about this position, please contact Susan or Ashleigh with your resume and experience to lilyfield@exploreanddevelop.com.au

FULL-TIME TRAINEE – NORTH RYDE PUBLIC SCHOOL

Explore & Develop North Ryde Public is a beautiful, privately owned, purpose built Early Childhood Education and Care service catering for children birth – 6 years. Established for 10 years, and rated as Exceeding, we are proud of the high-quality care and education we provide for our children and families.

We encourage children to learn and grow at their own pace and to provide a haven for young children to grow and develop socially, emotionally, physically and academically.

We are currently seeking a passionate, friendly individual with a happy attitude to join our dynamic team in a full-time trainee role.

Qualifications:

  • You do not need any prior qualifications although you must be at least 18 years old to apply
  • You will undertake Certificate III in Children’s Services whilst working with us full time
  • You must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident to apply

Responsibilities:

  • Interactions with children and families
  • General cleaning duties
  • Carrying out experiences with children such as art & craft and group times
  • Nappy changing and assisting with toileting
  • Adhering to centre policies & procedures
  • Ensuring the safety and welfare of the children
  • Food preparation

Interested applicants must have:

  • a genuine interest and passion in working with young children
  • well-developed written and verbal communication skills
  • the ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • completed the online Working With Children’s Check.

The successful applicant will be able to benefit from:

  • onsite parking
  • working as part of a friendly team
  • ongoing Professional Development and Training opportunities

 

Apply today for an immediate start!

 

Please send your cover letter and resume to: nrps@exploreanddevelop.com.au

 

EARLY CHILDHOOD TEACHER – LILYFIELD

Explore & Develop Lilyfield is a privately owned Early Childhood Education and Care service catering for 56 children birth – 6 years. We are located on Norton Street which is accessible by light rail, buses and the City West Link.

We encourage children to learn and grow at their own pace and to provide a haven for young children to grow and develop socially, emotionally, physically and academically.

 Essential Criteria:

  • Early Childhood Teaching Degree (ACECQA Approved)
  • Working with Children Check (NSW)
  • Current First Aid Qualifications
  • Child Protection
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Proactive with a can-do attitude
  • Passionate about assisting in the educational development of children
  • Good knowledge of NQS and EYLF

 What’s on Offer:

  • Full-time working week – 5 days week with a monthly RDO
  • Continuous paid Professional Development and Learning
  • Off the floor programming and planning time
  • Uniforms supplied
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Working alongside and being mentored by a team of experienced and passionate educators

 

How to Apply:

If this sounds like you and you would like to join a team of vibrant and passionate educators at an Exceeding early childhood education and care service, we would love to hear from you.

Please email a copy of your resume today to susan.franco@exploreanddevelop.com.au

CASUAL EDUCATORS – LEICHHARDT

At Explore & Develop Leichhardt we aim to encourage children to imagine, explore and learn, all within a nurturing and inspiring environment. We have an amazing team who are committed, effervescent and collaborative. Not only will you get the chance to work in a great environment, with fantastic people but our new premises, recently converted, provides a unique and inspiring environment for all children and educators.

 

We are currently seeking casual educators to support our team.

 

Essential Criteria:

  • Certificate III, Diploma or ECT qualification (or actively working towards)

Working with Children Check (NSW)

  • Passionate about the educational development of children
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Proactive and reliable with a can-do attitude
  • A collaborative working approach

Sound knowledge of the EYLF & NQS

What’s on Offer:

  • Professional development and learning opportunities
  • Working alongside a team of experienced and passionate educators at a Centre that has been rated as Exceeding across all National Quality Standards

Electronic rostering

How to Apply:

If this sounds like you and you would like to be part of our team, we would love to hear from you.

 

EDUCATORS – ROSEVILLE

Explore & Develop Roseville is growing!

We are seeking Educators and Room Leaders to join our team.

 

Explore & Develop Roseville is a privately owned Early Childhood Education and Care service catering for 98 children 6 weeks – 6 years. We encourage children to learn and grow at their own pace and to provide a haven for young children to grow and develop socially, emotionally, physically, and academically.

We are currently seeking passionate leaders and educators to join Explore & Develop Roseville

Essential Criteria:

  • Early Childhood Teaching Degree (ACECQA Approved), Diploma or Cert III
  • Working with Children Check (NSW)
  • Current First Aid Qualifications
  • Child Protection
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Sound knowledge or National Law & Regulations
  • Leadership skills
  • Proactive with a can-do attitude
  • Passionate about assisting in the educational development of children

What’s on Offer:

  • Full-time, Part-Time or Casual working week
  • Continuous Professional Development and Learning
  • Off the floor programming and planning time
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Uniforms supplied

How to Apply:

If this sounds like you and you would like to be part of a team in creating a vibrant, passionate and successful early childhood education and care service, we would love to hear from you.

Please email a copy of your resume today to roseville@exploreanddevelop.com.au

MUST BE AN AUSTRALIAN CITIZEN OR PERMANENT RESIDENT TO APPLY

 

EARLY CHILDHOOD TEACHER – BROOKVALE

Explore & Develop Brookvale is a privately owned boutique childcare service catering to 48 children per day. The children in our care are respected for their individuality, they are encouraged to progress at their own pace, according to their individual capabilities.

 

We offer a nurturing home-like environment, with passionate Educators who have been employed with over 7 years of service. We are currently seeking an ECT Early Childhood Teacher to run our Preschool Room with 20 children per day who is wanting to be part of a caring team and respected for who they are.

 

The successful applicant must use their knowledge across the whole service, and have the skill set to focus on the individual child and show interest in Reggio Practices.

 

Key Requirements of an Early Childhood Teacher:

ACECQA approved ECT qualification.

Working with Children Check (NSW)

Current First-Aid Certificate, Asthma and Anaphylaxis training

A long-term commitment

Excellent written & verbal communication skills

Proactive and initiative

Passionate about assisting in the educational development of Children

Knowledge regarding the EYLF & NQS

Have a love of learning and a love of teaching

 

Key Responsibilities:

Responsible for collaborating with a team of Passionate Educators in the delivery of educational programs

Build strong relationships with families and children

Create inspiring learning environments

Superior supervision of Children at all times

Supporting the children’s daily routines meeting their individual needs

Observations, documentation, curriculum.

 

Key Benefits:

RDO per month

KPI’s & Structured Bonus

Negotiable Salary

Continuous Professional Development and Learning

How to Apply:

If this sounds like you and you would like to be part of a team in creating a vibrant, passionate and successful early childhood education and care service, we would love to hear from you. Please email a copy of your resume today charlenef@exploreanddevelop.com.au or call Charlene on 0432 221 181

This is a hands-on role where you can make a wonderful contribution and enhance children’s lives.

For insight into who we are and what we do please check out our Instagram Page!

TRAINEE – FRENCHS FOREST

FULL-TIME TRAINEE

Explore & Develop Frenchs Forest is a beautiful, privately owned, purpose built Early Childhood Education and Care service catering for children birth – 6 years.

We encourage children to learn and grow at their own pace and to provide a haven for young children to grow and develop socially, emotionally, physically and academically.

We are currently seeking a passionate, friendly individual with a happy attitude to join our dynamic team in a full-time trainee role.

Qualifications:

  • You do not need any prior qualifications although you must be at least 18 years old to apply
  • You will undertake Certificate III in Children’s Services whilst working with us full time
  • YOU MUST BE AN AUSTRALIAN CITIZEN OR PERMANENT RESIDENT TO APPLY

Responsibilities:

  • Interactions with children and families
  • General cleaning duties
  • Carrying out experiences with children such as art & craft and group times
  • Nappy changing and assisting with toileting
  • Adhering to centre policies & procedures
  • Ensuring the safety and welfare of the children
  • Food preparation

Interested applicants must have:

  • a genuine interest and passion in working with young children
  • well-developed written and verbal communication skills
  • the ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • completed the online working with children’s check here.

The successful applicant will be able to benefit from:

  • onsite parking
  • working as part of a friendly team
  • ongoing training opportunities

 

CASUAL CERTIFICATE III EDUCATORS – WAMBERAL

Explore & Develop Wamberal is a privately owned service catering for children birth – 6 years. 

We are very passionate about Early Childhood Education and care and provide an Early Childhood & Education Care Service that offers an environment which encourages children to learn and grow at their own pace and to provide a haven for young children to grow and develop socially, emotionally, physically and academically. 

We are currently seeking passionate, experienced casual educators to join our team. 

Essential Criteria: 

  • Certificate III Qualification 
  • Working with Children Check (NSW) 
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills 
  • Proactive with a can-do attitude 
  • Passionate about assisting in the educational development of Children 

What’s on Offer: 

  • Casual working week
  • Professional Development and Learning 
  • Career advancement opportunities 
  • Working alongside and being mentored by a team of experienced and passionate educators 

How to Apply: 

If this sounds like you and you would like to be part of a team in creating a vibrant, passionate and successful early childhood education and care service, we would love to hear from you. 

Please email a copy of your resume to wamberal@exploreanddevelop.com.au 

If you are passionate about developing the future of children and like to have fun, then this is the right role for you! 

MUST BE AN AUSTRALIAN CITIZEN OR PERMANENT RESIDENT TO APPLY 

 

EARLY CHILDHOOD TEACHER – WAMBERAL

Explore & Develop Wamberal is currently seeking to find a dedicated, experienced Early Childhood Teacher, Diploma qualified to join our team!

Our beautiful Explore & Develop Wamberal Service is privately owned and operated.

We have used our combined personal and professional experience in the sector to design a centre which offers spaces for children, families, and educators to develop trusting relationships and foster a sense of community.

We are currently seeking a full time Early Childhood Teacher, Diploma Qualified to join our long-standing team as a Room Leader.

Essential Criteria:

  • Working with Children Check (NSW)
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Proactive with a can-do attitude
  • Passionate about assisting in the educational development of Children

What’s on offer:

  • Full-time job security
  • On-site parking available
  • Continuous Professional Development and Learning
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Working alongside and being mentored by a team of experienced and passionate educators

For more information please send a cover letter addressing requirements and resume by email to wamberal@exploreanddevelop.com.au or contact Sari on 02 4388 4333.

EARLY CHILDHOOD TEACHER – DEE WHY

Our beautiful privately owned Dee Why Service is seeking a confident, experienced Early Childhood Teacher to join their team as Room Leader in the Junior Preschool Room.

Essential Criteria:

  • Early Childhood Teaching Degree (ACECQA Approved)
  • 2 years experience as Room Leader
  • Working with Children Check (NSW)
  • Current First-Aid Certificate
  • Asthma and Anaphylaxis training
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Proactive with a can-do attitude
  • Passionate about assisting in the educational development of Children
  • Knowledge regarding the EYLF & NQS

What’s on Offer:

  • Full-time job security
  • Service incentives including a company vehicle
  • Continuous Professional Development and Learning
  • Working alongside a team of experienced and passionate educators

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATOR – FRENCHS FOREST

Our beautiful Explore & Develop Frenchs Forest Service is privately owned and operated.

We have used our combined personal and professional experience in the sector to design a centre which offers spaces for children, families, and educators to develop trusting relationships and foster a sense of community.

We are currently seeking An Early Childhood Educator to join our long-standing team.

Essential Criteria:

  • Working with Children Check (NSW)
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Proactive with a can-do attitude
  • Passionate about assisting in the educational development of Children

What’s on offer:

  • Full-time job security
  • Close to public transport and plenty of street parking in the area
  • Continuous Professional Development and Learning
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Working alongside and being mentored by a team of experienced and passionate educators

 

Please email a copy of your resume to cheriec@exploreanddevelop.com.au

EARLY CHILDHOOD TEACHER – FRENCHS FOREST

Explore & Develop Frenchs Forest is a privately owned service catering for children birth – 6 years.
We are very passionate about Early Childhood Education and Care and provide an Early Childhood & Education Care Service that offers an environment which encourages children to learn and grow at their own pace and to provide a haven for young children to grow and develop socially, emotionally, physically and academically.

We are currently seeking a passionate, Early Childhood Teacher to join our team.
Essential Criteria:

  •  ECT Qualification
  • Working with Children Check (NSW)
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Proactive with a can-do attitude
  • Passionate about assisting in the educational development of Children

What’s on Offer:

  • Full-time working week
  • Job Security
  • Continuous Professional Development and Learning
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Working alongside and being mentored by a team of experienced and passionate educators

How to Apply:
If this sounds like you and you would like to be part of a team in creating a vibrant, passionate and successful early childhood education and care service, we would love to hear from you.
Please email a copy of your resume to cheriec@exploreanddevelop.com.au
If you are passionate about developing the future of children and like to have fun, then this is the right role for you!
MUST BE AN AUSTRALIAN CITIZEN OR PERMANENT RESIDENT TO APPLY

 

DIPLOMA POSITION OR NEW GRADUATE ECT – DELHI ROAD, NORTH RYDE

We are looking for an enthusiastic and professional candidate who has a Diploma or new graduate ECT in Children Services to join our team. We have a dynamic and creative working environment with exceptional leaders and resources. This is a full time role and would suit a keen team player who is flexible and wants to be involved with children and families alike and strives for excellence and fun in their role.

Confidence in both written and spoken English is essential and a second language (Mandarin) would be an advantage

Explore & Develop North Ryde is an owner/operated, modern centre who is currently Exceeding National Standards assessment & rating result in all 7 areas We have an abundance of resources, electronic programming and a dynamic team. We also have a large outdoor natural play space, and undertake excursions into the wider community. View our philosophy and facilities on our website www.northryde.exploreanddevelop.com.au

We are 5 minutes walk from the North Ryde train station and public transport

We look forward to hearing from you.

Applications to: northryde.ns@exploreanddevelop.com.au

Enquiries to: Michelle Crandell 9889 0440

Please note only Australian Permanent Residents and Citizens are able to apply.

EARLY CHILDHOOD TEACHER – ALEXANDRIA

Explore & Develop Alexandria is a privately owned Early Childhood Education and Care service catering for children birth – 6 years.

We encourage children to learn and grow at their own pace and to provide a haven for young children to grow and develop socially, emotionally, physically and academically.

We are currently seeking a passionate, experienced Early Childhood Teacher to join our team.

Essential Criteria:

  • Early Childhood Teaching Degree (ACECQA Approved)
  • Working with Children Check (NSW)
  • Current First Aid Qualifications
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Proactive with a can-do attitude
  • Passionate about assisting in the educational development of children

What’s on Offer:

  • Full-time working week
  • Continuous Professional Development and Learning
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Working alongside and being mentored by a team of experienced and passionate educators

How to Apply:

If this sounds like you and you would like to be part of a team in creating a vibrant, passionate and successful early childhood education and care service, we would love to hear from you.

Please email a copy of your resume today to  ritad@exploreanddevelop.com.au

MUST BE AN AUSTRALIAN CITIZEN OR PERMANENT RESIDENT TO APPLY