Early Childhood Educator – SDN Bluebell

Early Childhood Educator

SDN Bluebell, Belconnen




A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a full-time Early Childhood Educator within our Early Childhood Education & Care centre in Belconnen, ACT.


The role

In this role you will bring your passion for working with children to our supportive team to provide quality education and care services. You will work with a team of dedicated educators and assistants to create a stimulating, positive and inclusive environment that reflects the Early Years Learning Framework whilst maintaining the elements of the National Quality Standards (NQS). You will be responsible for observations, programming and for the evaluation of children’s development to ultimately support their learning outcomes. You will also engage with families and the community.   


The centre

SDN Bluebell was the first SDN Early Childhood Education and Care Centre to open in the ACT, over fifteen years ago. Located in the central suburb of Belconnen, SDN Bluebell was originally attached to a joint group of five Federal Government departments, and still retains a link with the Australian Bureau of Statistics but also welcomes families from the wider community. It is a 53 place centre and caters for children from six weeks to school-age.


About you

You will have:

  • A Diploma of Children’s Services (Centre Based Care)
  • A certified supervisor number
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Demonstrated ability to actively promote children’s confidence and creativity through your individual skills or learnings
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Initiative and the capacity to work with minimal supervision
  • Experience in a similar role


Our culture

SDN’s values and philosophy are at the heart of everything we do. If you share our values and believe that through working together we can make the world a better and more equitable place then we want to hear from you!  


Next steps

For further information, please contact Amy Fossett; Recruitment Advisor on (02) 9213 2414. Applications must address the selection criteria and should be received by close of business, Friday 19 July 2013.


Closing date for application: 19th July 2013


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