About us

Amigoss Preschool and Long Day Care Co-operative Limited is a not-for-profit organisation providing quality services for children and families since 1980. We are located in Glebe, approx. 10 Mins from Sydney CBD. We are a Bilingual Spanish Early Learning Centre. 

We've grown to be one of the most competitive not-for-profit children's services organisations in Sydney's inner west: We are open 51 weeks of the year, and we cater for children from 6 months to 6 Years.

Qualifications & experience

  • An ACECQA approved ECT qualification.
  • A NESA teacher-approved registration
  • Current Working with Children's check
  • Current Police check
  • Current First Aid and Asthma & Anaphylaxis certificates
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Previous experience in delivering high-quality education and care (long day care setting preferable) of at least 2 years: Knowledge and experience in planning, programming and observing
  • Excellent knowledge of National Quality Framework
  • Knowledge of child protection law and procedures
  • Knowledge of the Quality Improvement Plan development and implementation.
  • Desirable: Fluent Spanish language.


Tasks & responsibilities

  • Ensure that a developmentally and educationally appropriate program is planned and implemented for each child;
  • Create a friendly, secure, stimulating and interactive learning environment for children and constantly strive to reflect and improve on the efficacy of current programs and routines
  • Maintain a positive working relationship with fellow team members
  • Sustain effective communication with parents to support their child's journey;
  • Ensure health and safety standards are adhered to at all times and be a strong leader in educational practice and pedagogy.
  • You will have a strong knowledge of the EYLF, NQS and implementing a Quality Improvement Plan(QIP)
  • Leading and mentoring a team of amazing and passionate Educators: provide supervision, assistance and guidance to Educators and students.
  • Ensure health and safety standards are adhered to at all times



  • You will work in a supportive and fun work environment, giving you a perfect place to take the next step in your career in early childhood education. Amigoss Preschool has been operating since 1980 and has a great reputation in the local community with high staff retention.
  • You will have excellent access to professional development opportunities.
  • You will be provided with uniforms and a daily lunch refreshment.

To apply, please submit your CV, along with a cover letter: you will need to be able to demonstrate experience working in early childhood in AUSTRALIA.

Please note that unsuccessful candidates will not be contacted.

By CELA 14 May, 2022

Federal Election 2022 – What the parties are promising for children, families, and education & care

Will this be the election that finally brings about the changes to the education and care sector that we have long been advocating for? 

For years now, CELA, along with other peaks and campaign alliances, have been raising awareness about the importance of our sector and the critical first five years of life. Finally, the messages are getting through. Political candidates are talking more about education and care this election than ever before.

Find out where the parties stand concerning policies that affect our sector so that you can make the most of your vote on May 21. 


By Meg Anastasi 2 May, 2022

Simple strategies for promoting trust with families

The pandemic has brought up many challenges for building relationships with families, but also new opportunities. Educator Meg Anastasi shares simple strategies for promoting trust when interacting with families in our current environment. 

By Deborah Hoger 2 May, 2022

Championing reconciliation through art

Have you been looking for ways to champion reconciliation?  

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art murals and incursions are wonderful ways to visibly celebrate culture in your service. They can also facilitate the establishment of connections with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students, families, and the broader community.

Deborah Hoger explores how education services can champion reconciliation through murals and incursions.  

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