Educational Leader

Northmead Early Education Centre (NEEC) is a beautifully designed, modern and child focussed 79 place Early Education and Care Centre for children aged 6 weeks to 6 years. NEEC includes an Early Learning Centre and a Preschool.

Come and join us at Northmead Early Education Centre

People: We nurture supportive, respectful and reciprocal relationships so that everyone has a strong, positive sense of belonging.

Quality: SEEC creates teams with high early childhood teacher ratios and high educator/child ratios. All our early education services are rated 'Exceeding' the National Quality Standard.

Education: We have a passionate pursuit of exemplary early childhood education and a collaborative commitment to educational change and innovation.

Leadership and Growth: You'll have a chance to work with an experienced and supportive leadership team with solid career progression opportunities.

Position available:

  • Educational/Pedagogical leader

Criteria:

  • University qualifications in Early Childhood Education and NESA Accreditation
  • Child protection training certificate
  • First Aid, Anaphylaxis & Asthma Management certificates
  • Working with Children's Check (NSW) clearance number
  • Have strong leadership skills and a passion to engage in educational change
  • Experience and skill in leading and providing quality pedagogical programs
  • Understanding of current pedagogical thinking and research.

SEEC benefits:

  • Above award wages
  • Very high staff/child ratios
  • Positive welcoming and collaborative culture
  • Excellent working conditions
  • Professional development and career opportunities



Amplify! Blog

By Deborah Hoger 21 Jan, 2022

How incorporating Indigenous place names can strengthen community connections and promote reconciliation

Towards the end of 2021, it was announcd that the world's largest sand island is returning to its First Nations name; Fraser Island will now be known as K'gari. The local Butchulla people and indeed many Australians across the country celebrated this significant name-change, which sees Fraser Island renamed to a word meaning ‘paradise’ in the Butchulla language. Local people had been campaigning for this name change for many years.

Regular CELA writer and Indigenous early education resource specialist Deborah Hoger shares why using Indigenous place names can help reconciliation and healing, and how you can initiate this in an ECEC setting. 

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