Early Childhood Teacher - Loftus

$62,129 - $107,694 yearly
  • NSW Department of Education
  • Loftus NSW, Australia
  • 11 Jan, 2022
Part time - Permanent Teaching - Early Childhood

Job Description

Organisation / Entity: TAFE NSW
Job category:

Education And/Or Training

Job location:

Sydney Region / Sydney - South

Job reference number: 00008PKP
Work type: Part-Time
Number of positions: 1
Total remuneration package: $107,694.00 Package includes salary ($62,129 - $97,045), employer's contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading.
Contact: katie.shipway2@tafensw.edu.au - Katie Shipway
Closing date: 23/01/2022 - 11:59 PM


  • Are you committed to bringing learning to life by inspiring children to reach their full potential?
  • Do you have experience in leading and motivating teams of passionate educators, working collaboratively to build their skills and capabilities?
  • Can you manage diverse stakeholders in an ever-changing environment?

The Opportunity

With TAFE NSW you will have the opportunity to grow your professional career in a dynamic and collaborative environment, where you can innovate, create value and proudly play a meaningful role in our Loftus Childcare Centre.

About the Role

The Early Childhood Teacher (ECT) is responsible for working with children in their formative years to develop language and vocabulary as well as elementary numeracy and improve physical and social skills. The position introduces children to the school environment and helps children to develop key skills that provide the basis for all future learning. The ECT establishes developmentally appropriate, innovative and challenging programs for individuals and groups of children.

About You

We have an exciting permanent 21 hour, part-time opportunity at our Loftus Childcare Centre and are a seeking motivated a individual with a passion for early childhood education. You will have an extensive understanding of the National Quality Framework and Early Years Learning Framework, and a genuine interest in working with children.

The ideal candidate will effectively engage with educators, families and children to implement educational programs through providing a safe, stimulating and educational environment. You will demonstrate initiative and have the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively with fellow educators.

You have impeccable communication skills and are an organised and natural problem solver. Your passion for early childhood education will be matched by your reflective nature, analytical skills, sense of curiosity and fun.

Crucially, you are someone who shares the TAFE NSW Values of Integrity, Collaboration, Excellence and Customer First.

The ideal applicant will also possess the following skills and attributes: 

  • Bachelor/Degree in Early Childhood Teaching recognised by Australian Children's Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) with NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) accreditation
  • minimum of 2 years demonstrated experience in early childhood services.
  • A Working with Children Check and First Aid qualification that is recognised by ACECQA which includes applying first aid, CPR, emergency asthma management, anaphylaxis.
  • Knowledge understanding of the Education and CARE National Law (2010) and the Education and care Services National Regulations (2011)


  • Experience as an Educational Leader.

For full details, please review the Position Description and Information Package.

How to Apply

Please click the ‘apply’ button where you will be redirected to the I Work for NSW website.

To support your application please provide:

  • your resume
  • Certified copies of your qualirfications 
  • a cover letter outlining your interest and how you meet the Essential Requirements (detailed in the position description)
  • Responses to the target questions below (300-word limit each)

Closing Date: Sunday 23 January 2022, 11.59pm.

Role Specific-Enquires: Contact Katie Shipway, Early Childhood Director, at katie.shipway2@tafensw.edu.au

Recruitment Enquiries: Contact Linda Dewbery, Talent Acquisition Advisor, at Linda.Dewbery1@tafensw.edu.au, quoting reference 00008OLB


Early Learning and Child Care

School Type

Childcare and Kindergarten

Job Closing Date

23 Jan, 2022