Guardian Childcare and Education Careers

Early Childhood Teacher

Full-time Permanent
Daw Park, SA

Job no: 604679
Categories: Early Childhood Teacher
Posted: 02/07/2024 11:51 AM

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Are you passionate about supporting young children to discover, explore, and learn as they grow through quality and innovative education programs?

As an Early Childhood Teacher – Room Leader, your voice matters. You’ll also have a great place to contribute, incredible colleagues, and benefits that include:

  • Teachers@Guardian professional network to support you to build knowledge and improve practice.
  • Let’s Connect groups which are a place for Teachers and Working towards Teachers to organise events to come together in person to have fun and connect with each other in your local area. 
  • Access to ECA learning hub and other PL opportunities for self-selected professional learning to support maintenance of registration responsibilities.
  • Aspire Centre Leaders program, a toolkit that support those who want to work towards the role of a centre leader
  • High-quality, well-resourced environments for children and Teachers
  • Enjoy a competitive salary and financial benefits, including attractive remuneration packages, generous childcare discounts, recognition and rewards, and an employee referral program.
  • WHEREFIT – 2,000 discounted corporate offers at up to 50% off for gyms, studios, activewear, healthy meals, beauty and more…
  • Guardian Degree program – We can support you by offering paid study, flexible work hours, guardian mentors and reimbursement of course fees, because we want to see you succeed. (Terms & conditions apply)
  • Employee Assistance Program for 24-hour support
  • Paid first aid courses and renewals

The Centre
Daw Park is custom-designed to offer an inspiring and stimulating early learning environment. The centre features expansive, light-filled environments, including three outdoor areas. The resource-rich spaces – filled with nature-inspired and open-ended materials – encourage children to explore, ignite their curiosity, learn and most of all have fun. Located in a beautiful suburb close to the southern freeway and also the route to the city with street parking available.

The Opportunity
As an ECT you will be part of a passionate team where you will enjoy:

  • Collaborate with a professional team to create a safe environment where children can be creative, brave and curious in their learning. 
  • Foster strong, meaningful relationships with families.
  • Support educators to deliver the best practices in early childhood.
  • Embody Guardian’s values of bravery, positivity and professionalism.
  • Engage in Leadership Councils for skill development and collaboration. 

To be considered, you will have:

  • Tertiary Qualifications in Early Childhood Education as approved by ACECQA
  • Current Teacher’s Accreditation/ Registration 
  • Proven knowledge of the National Quality Framework
  • Previous ECT experience (desirable)
  • Valid Working with Children’s Check or state-specific equivalent.

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Be inspired, be inspiring, and introduce us to the Teacher in you. Apply now to join Guardian Childcare & Education.

We offer referrals for Guardian employees so join us and bring a friend to refer and earn. For more details, visit:

Guardian Childcare & Education values diversity in the workplace and is an equal-opportunity employer. Diverse cultures, backgrounds and experiences strengthen our teams and help us grow. We are committed to providing a workplace where every person is valued, respected, and supported to progress.
We are also deeply committed to Reconciliation and creating an environment where Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People feel a strong sense of belonging and connection.

The safety and wellbeing of children will always be our top priority, Guardian Childcare & Education has a zero tolerance for any form of child abuse or harm.

So, what are you waiting for?
Take the leap and apply now to join Guardian Childcare & Education.

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