About the role

We deliver high quality education and care via our three and four year older kindergarten programs as well as long day care and early learning centres for children aged from 0-6 years.

In a BCYF Education and Care Service, children enjoy a range of experiences and activities that encourage the development of the skills necessary to engage in learning and social wellbeing. Children develop friendships and learn the skills they need for reading, maths and early literacy. Children are also able to express themselves via a broad range of creative activities.

BCYF Kindergartens | Kindergarten programs for 3 & 4 year old children

Vacancy details

Relief vacancies available for all qualifications in all BCYF Kindergartens in Colac and Geelong

Victorian Early Childhood Teachers and Educators Agreement 2020; applicable pay rate level + super

To view the Position Description, Certificate III, Diploma or Bachelor Qualified Teacher.

What We Offer

  • Flexible working options
  • Extensive learning and development calendar, including a structured orientation plan
  • Employee Assistance Program – independent confidential counselling service
  • An inclusive culture of dedicated, passionate and professional team members

About you

To be successful in the role, you will have:

  • Certificate III, Diploma or Bachelor in Early Years or equivalent qualifications suitable for an Activity Group Leader listed in the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) qualifications list and in accordance with the Educational and Care Services Regulations 2011 and the DET Kindergarten Funding Guide.
  • Current Working with Children Check as appropriate or VIT.
  • Hold an appropriate first aid training certificate; anaphylaxis and asthma management training that complies with the requirements of the Educational and Care Services Regulations 2011. This must be kept current at all times.
  • Ability to develop, implement, document and assess a developmentally and culturally appropriate education program for children and families
  • Extensive knowledge of early childhood development and the Victorian Early Years Learning and Development Framework
  • Understanding of the purpose and expectations of the Victorian Child Safe Standards and demonstrated commitment to contributing to a child safe organisation in both practice and culture.

Application Process

  • Applicants must address each of the Selection Criteria outlined in the respective Position Description and provide a current Résumé in order to be considered.
  • Successful applicants will be required to provide a current Working with Children Check and undergo a National Police Check prior to commencement.
  • BCYF reserves the right to interview and appoint before the closing date of this position.

Applications welcome until positions filled

V.I.D 2200793

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Contact Details

For more information about the position please contact Julie Molloy, Manager Early Years and Community or Tabitha Nelson, Team Leader, Early Years Management on (03) 5226 8900.

We are dedicated to playing our part to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and ensuring continuity of care and support to our clients and staff. With this in mind, if you are shortlisted, we may discuss with you an alternative to a face to face interview.

BCYF is committed to providing a safe and friendly environment for children and young people.

BCYF is an equal opportunity employer and encourage individuals of diverse backgrounds including but not limited to those from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, Culturally and Linguistically Diverse communities or applicants with a lived experience of disability to apply. Reasonable adjustments will be made for people with disabilities where operationally viable.

Applications welcome until positions filled

V.I.D 2200793