Trainee Educator

Job No: SHEL63275
Location: Toowoomba

The Opportunity:

Story House is built on the commitment of its employees and our main goal is to support you to provide quality programs to children, and to also continue your professional journey through continuous improvement initiatives and professional growth opportunities. Story House Early Learning is an emerging early childhood provider with services in QLD, NSW and VIC. We're a family of committed Early Childhood Professionals who are focused on delivering play-based programs that shape our children and support them to be curious and independent learners. 

We're gathering, uniting and empowering an empire of good humans to inspire our future generations.  At Oak on Jellicoe, we are big on celebrations, whether it’s birthdays or other special events, we love to celebrate with flowers and cheesecake as a team! We also understand that sometimes our staff members need some space between playtime, so we have on onsite staff retreat area to help you decompress and be your best.

We are excited to offer a 12-month Certificate III Early Education traineeship. Your traineeship will see you learn on the job whilst being mentored and supported by our nominated training college. At completion of your traineeship you will have achieved a nationally accredited qualification enabling you to work in Long Day Care and Preschool centres. This is a great opportunity to join a fantastic team and grow your career with a leader in the early childhood sector where children truly are at the heart of decision making.

We Value You:

  • Exceptional training in the theoretical and practical elements of the CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care qualification
  • A supportive culture where your educational development is important to us.
  • Being part of an inclusive team where coming together to collaborate and having a voice is encouraged
  • People centric, health and wellbeing initiatives.
  • Receiving genuine employee recognition and competitive employee rewards.
  • Uniform provided
  • Staff Childcare Discount
  • Receiving industry leading training
  • Tailored professional development with regular support from your Manager and Education Specialists to reach your goals
  • We'll empower you to step up; step sideways; and flourish always in your pursuit of a meaningful career
  • Being part of an inclusive team where coming together to collaborate and having a voice is encouraged
  • Working within innovative environments where imagination, learning, fun and safety all come together
  • Having a dedicated space just for you, where you can relax and unwind
  • Receiving genuine employee recognition and competitive employee rewards
  • A large array of resources and resource selection being led by you
  • Being part of a team who understand the importance of building a strong pedagogical practice
  • Putting the children first and not budgets
  • Working hard but having fun too!

The Kind of Things That Will Excite Us:

  • No previous experience in the sector required
  • A current Blue Card or happy to get one
  • You will not hold an existing Cert 3 or higher qualification in Childcare
  • Displays integrity and acts respectfully
  • Likes to actively celebrate
  • Has a focus on safety
  • Eagerly connects
  • Drives innovation
  • Champions quality
  • Creates stimulating learning environments
  • Collaborative partnerships
  • Contributes to the learning program
  • Understands service business performance

Why Choose Story House?

Story House is an emerging leader in the early childhood sector with a strong emphasis on growth, and a commitment to providing quality early childhood services to children and families in the greater metropolitan areas of Australia. We are a company that is committed to complying with our obligations as your Employer, and to promote a healthy and safe workplace for everyone.

Working with us you’ll enjoy a culture of collaboration and respect, along with the opportunity to work alongside talented and passionate people. If this sounds like what you are looking for, please submit your application via 'Apply Now' and let your story begin with us! We look forward to meeting you.

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Oak On Jellicoe

About Oak On Jellicoe

Open between 6.30am - 6.30pm. A 75 place centre with 5 rooms. This is an amazing service with a homely, family focused environment. A purpose built centre with an endless list of educational activities on offer such as yoga and music and movement. Our team are passionate about developing staff and encourages you to bring any of your own ideas and talents into the class. Located in a great area with strong connections to the community. This is an opportunity to build some strong relationships with new families joining and develop the spaces in which the children can feel safe and continue their learning journey.

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