Educator

Relocate to our beautiful town and experience the hospitality of Western Queensland. Surat is located 446km West of Brisbane; you will be made very welcome at our sporting and community events; there is always something to do in our busy little town.

Surat ECEC is the only Child Care service in Surat, where a small team of 5 educators create a homely and caring environment for children aged 6 weeks to 12 years to learn and thrive.

FGP Moreton believes in supporting all our staff to become the best educators they can be, and by working in collaboration with our educators to create flexible rosters, support with work/life balance, encourage and support further study, and guide learning toward the future you want to cultivate. With a growing network of centres in Western Queensland, FGP Moreton may be the perfect place to further your career in Early Childhood. 

We are seeking an early childhood educator who is:

  • able to build warm and respectful relationships with families and children while remaining professional always
  • able to work effectively within a team of committed educators with high expectations and 
  • has strong work ethics and the ability to adapt and learn.

Applicants must have:

  • A current Qld Working with Children Check (blue card)
  • Right to work in Australia (Australian working permit)
  • ACECQA approved qualifications for Early Childhood (Diploma / Cert III) or be willing to study
  • excellent communication skills (written and verbal)

About the opportunity

As an Educator, you will respond to children’s strengths, interests and needs by assisting in implementing and providing a diverse, stimulating and inclusive program. You will be responsible for engaging children in meaningful learning opportunities whilst providing for their safety and care.

Submit your application with a Resume which includes two referees.

Traineeships are also available.

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