Director above award wage

Corowa Preschool Association Incorporated Corowa, NSW 2646

Certificate 111/ Diploma Educator

Koala Child Care Centre Caringbah, NSW 2229

Certificate 111 Traineeship

Koala Child Care Centre- Sutherland Hospital CARINGBAH, NSW 2228

Early Childhood Educator working towards qualification

International Grammar School Ultimo, NSW 2007
By CELA 29 Sep, 2023

How educators can support friendships

Social and emotional learning is a vital part of children’s development. Children grow and thrive in the company of others. 

We explore why friendships are important and how educators can assist children to develop friendships. 

By CELA 29 Sep, 2023

Fair Work Commission agrees first step towards fair pay

Fair pay and conditions for early educators is one step closer, following a decision by the Fair Work Commission. The move will allow employer representatives and unions to negotiate under new multi-employer bargaining laws.

“Professional wages are the key to unlocking the potential of early education for children, families and our broader economy," said CELA CEO Michele Carnegie. 

By CELA 25 Sep, 2023

Why fostering intrinsic motivation is important in the early years

Intrinsic motivation is the drive to engage in an activity because it matters to us. It's an important factor in fostering children's involvement and success in learning. 

We speak with psychologist Sarah-Jayne Duryea about how we can tap into a child's intrinsic motivation through observations and attuned listening. 

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