Casual Educators

Last updated 28 days ago
Location:Newcastle
Job Type:Casual

Bring your ideas to our inspiring teams where Children come first!

About the Opportunity

We are currently looking for new and experienced team members with a spark for the job, who enjoy working with preschool aged children. If you are a committed Educator that is not afraid to get on the children’s level and engage in play to provide both the support and hands on activities that children need to thrive – We want to hear from YOU!

Uniting Early Learning are currently seeking dedicated and qualified Educators to join their teams and work across the following services:

  • Uniting Preschool - Caves Beach
  • Uniting St Luke's Preschool - Belmont North
  • Uniting Preschool - Adamstown Heights

Our services want to continue to grow as committed teams of educators that provide a nurturing environment and quality programs that caters to the individual needs and interests of our children. We work in partnership with families and the local community to ensure children feel safe, supported and secure as they develop positive self-esteem.

Who are we?
At Uniting, we believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place. We work to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice. Our services are in the areas of aged care and disability, community services, and chaplaincy and we get involved in social justice and advocacy issues that impact the people we serve. We commit to respecting children and act to keep them safe. As an organisation we celebrate our diversity and welcome all people regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.

We are bold, imaginative, respectful and compassionate. About the Opportunity

We are seeking Early Learning Educators to work on a casual basis and join our progressive teams.

Your key duties will include:

  • Aiding room leaders and ensuring children’s safety
  • Supporting the ongoing development of the children
  • Participating in all aspects of the daily running of the centre
  • Fostering relationships with families and children throughout the centre
  • Maintaining Work Health and Safety always
  • Facilitating Play Based Learning

What do I need to succeed?

  • Certificate III in Early Learning (minimum)
  • Understand the National Quality Framework and ELYF
  • Must hold a current Working with Children’s Check (WWCC)
  • Strong interpersonal skills (approachable, go-getter, positive attitude)
  • Reliable and adaptable team player, who is willing to work across the whole centre
  • Ability to work as an inclusion support Educator (desirable)

“We commit to respecting children and take action to keep them safe”



Employment with Uniting is subject to satisfactory background checks which may include a National Police Check, Working with Children Check and Reference Checks.