Find your next job at Guardian

Why Work At Guardian

Be inspired. Be heard. Be valued

Do what you love. Be part of an organisation that invests in people and resources to create amazing education and care experiences for the children they serve. And find the satisfaction that comes from being a part of one of the most important journeys in life: the learning and growth of young children. 

That is what working at Guardian means.

Guardian is a place where professionals can grow and thrive in their careers knowing they will be inspired by the people they work with, have a voice in the decisions that impact the lives of young children, and know that their contribution to the team truly matters.

Learn more about the childcare jobs at Guardian by calling us today at 1300 765 560.



How working at Guardian can help you find inspiration

Each day at Guardian is a new opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the lives of Australia’s children:

  • Join a professional education environment with a world-leading curriculum and a nationwide support structure 
  • Know that 100% of profits are reinvested back into our centres and teams in order to provide modern learning environments with the best resources available
  • Have access to innovative professional learning and development programs 



How working at Guardian means being heard

When you obtain a child care job at Guardian, your contribution matters. Use your knowledge, skills, and, above all, your dedication to influence and shape best practices in early childhood education.

You’ll also enjoy:

  • Having access to a national network of educational experts and mentors who support you as you grow and thrive in your career
  • Be part of the decision-making process that matters most to the families in your local community



Learn how we value our team members

All child care centre jobs are not created equally. Fortunately, working at Guardian means being part of a professional learning community across Australia where you are encouraged and supported while you enhance your skills and become an innovator in early childhood education in your own right.

To show you just how much we value you, we provide:

  • Attractive pay and remuneration across roles
  • Great benefits, including flexible work arrangements and part-time childcare jobs
  • Meaningful training and development opportunities

We believe in you. 

Interested in joining Guardian? Call us today at 1300 765 560.


We are purpose-driven

Guardian has a unified purpose

“To ensure children are supported to be brave, curious, and imaginative in their learning in order to give them the best start in life.”


We invest in people

Ensuring we fulfil our purpose means supporting our teams. We reinvest 100% of our profits into the people and places that support the best early childhood education experience in Australia.


We live by our mindsets

Our mindsets create a wonderful place to work. Every day, we aim to be:

  • Positive
  • Brave 
  • Thoughtful
  • Professional 

We have a great reputation

At Guardian, we aspire to be the top place families across Australia choose for the education and care of their children. A measure of our success is the National Quality Standard and 94% of our centres meet or exceed the National Quality Standard.

Ready to explore childcare jobs in your area? Call us today at 1300 765 560.



Together we can change lives

Guardian recognizes and values all of our team members. We offer competitive wages and salaries. Plus, the benefits of working at Guardian lead the sector:

  • Loyalty schemes for discounted childcare for your own children
  • A commitment to diversity and inclusion
  • Recognition and reward programs to show our appreciation for your efforts
  • Assistance with maintaining a good work-life balance



As a part of our team, you can fulfil your passions and be brave too by completing professional development. Guardian offers sponsorship and support initiatives for diploma and degree programs, as well as online professional development learning through Early Childhood Australia (ECA).



We believe in creating a positive, professional, and thoughtful work environment. And we encourage you to take advantage of mentoring opportunities, teacher meetings, and short courses and workshops to help you develop specific skills and knowledge. 

Learn even more about working at Guardian by calling 1300 765 560 today.

Find your next job at Guardian