prep assistant – 12 month position

Prep Assistant – 12 month position

Dandenong Ranges Steiner Kindergarten is seeking to employ a part-time Prep Assistant (three days a week), commencing in Term 1, 2020. The position is located in the Prep room at our Early Childhood Campus in Menzies Creek which is situated in the beautiful Dandenong Ranges, on the outskirts of Melbourne..

Prep offers sessions five days a week. The Early Childhood campus also offers Kindergarten and Playgroups in adjacent rooms. The Primary campus is situated nearby at Crystal Brook Park in Emerald.

The Prep Assistant provides a vital role within the classroom supporting the Teacher in creating a safe, secure and beautiful environment in which the child is supported through a nourishing and gentle rhythm to explore and learn through play.

Dandenong Ranges Steiner School and Kindergarten is committed to child safety and requires all employees to adhere to our Staff Code of Conduct and the school’s Child Safe Policies. We promote the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability, Aboriginal children, and children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds, and encourages applications from all potential candidates.

Interested applicants will ideally have completed Anthroposophical Studies or the Steiner Teacher Training course, together with having experience in working with young children. A current Working with Children Check is essential and eligibility to work in Australia is applicable .

A Job Description and Selection Criteria are available from

Please address the selection criteria in your application and email it to:

The Staffing Group
Dandenong Ranges Steiner School

Applications accepted until 4pm Friday 6th Dec 2019

Steiner Education Australia (SEA)


Posted: 27 November 2019

Location:  Dandenong, VIC