Early Childhood Teacher

Job No: SHEL63280
Location: Mernda

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've come a long way but there is plenty ahead of us and we're gathering, uniting and empowering an empire of good humans to inspire our future generations. Here at Mernda, we are a team of fun, bright and bubbly Educators who love to celebrate at every opportunity. We love our centre and all our families who attend. From the moment you walk through the door you will see how much our passion comes through and that we are one big family in this homely service. We do our best to embed exceeding themes and offer an inclusive environment to work in. Every month you will get to celebrate our employee of the month and if it is your birthday we make sure you are made to feel special. We encourage you to share the things you enjoy and quite often we come together for a game night, dinner out or a pizza party.

We Value You:

  • Guaranteed above award rates (Teacher’s award).
  • 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.
  • Receiving protected programming time to thoughtfully plan and embed learning opportunities for children, develop summative assessments and transition statements.
  • 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 Excite Us:

  • Holding a Bachelor or working towards in Early Childhood Education (ACECQA approved)
  • Embeds quality and champions pedagogical practice Displays integrity and acts respectfully
  • Eagerly connects and can create collaborative partnerships
  • Displays commitment
  • Focuses on safety
  • Drives growth
  • Actively celebrates
  • Contributes to service business performance
  • Thinks big and open to new ideas
  • Communicates with influence

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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About Mernda

ELC Mernda is a long standing established centre within the Whittlesea community. Opened in 2013 ago our team has watched ELC Mernda grow and develop, gaining excellent relationships with families and a strong reputation within the community. Our purpose built service caters for 120 children per day from 6:30am – 6:30pm. Our centre consists of 6 rooms and 3 outdoor play areas designed for each age group. We are very passionate about our flexible learning and indoor/outdoor programs, where our children have the choice to freely engage in learning activities/experiences based on their interests. Our service has shaded outdoor areas, veggie gardens giving the children the opportunity to engage in sustainable practice, and a purpose built forte in our over 3’s yard. ELC Mernda is located close to public transport, your local Mernda supermarkets and both Mernda Primary School and St Joseph Catholic School. Our enthusiastic, dedicated team of Educators strive for the best for all families and their children, enjoying our passion for Early Childhood Education at ELC Mernda.

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