Childcare Trainee


We are looking for an enthusiastic and friendly person who would like to start their career in child care. We are a high quality long day care service, located 10 minutes walk from Kirrawee train station. We care for children aged 1-5 years. We are open from 7am - 6pm, 50 weeks of the year.

The position is for a traineeship, where you will work full-time hours plus overtime when needed. Shifts will occur between 7am-6pm and be between 8-9 hours long. (For example: 7am-3:30pm, 9am-6pm) 5 days a week. You will receive 3 hours a week as office time to complete your studies and assignments which will give you your certificate 3 in Children's services when the year is finished. We organise this for you.

The position is full-time Monday-Friday.

We hope to hear from you.

Why apply?

Reasons why we think this is a great role include:

· Opportunities for growth and career progression

· Join a dynamic, passionate and supportive team

· Training opportunities

· Good location

· Training for first aid

· Professional development

· Small family run business

What you would be doing

The main things that you would be doing include:

· Maintaining an inclusive, fun, safe, healthy, productive and effective learning environment

· Ensuring the centre is a safe area for children, staff and visitors

· Creating excellent relationships with children, families, carers and other team members

· Cleaning duties

· Child Supervision

Skills and experience

We’re looking for candidates with the following skills and experience:

· Desire to work with children and demonstrated capacity to enhance their experiences

· Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

· Proven willingness to learn and improve

· Passion, enthusiasm and a strong commitment to high quality care

· Current Working with Children check

· No qualifications

Job Types: Full-time, Apprenticeship

Salary: $440.00 – $700.00 per week

Work Eligibility:

  • Permitted to work permanently with no restriction on hours (e.g. citizen, permanent resident) (Required)

Work Remotely:

  • No