Guardian Childcare and Education Careers

trainee I Acacia Gardens East

Full-time Permanent
Acacia Gardens East, Acacia Gardens, NSW

Job no: 591426
Categories: Trainee Educators
Posted: 05/05/2024 10:51 AM

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Begin Your Journey in Early Childhood Education at Guardian Acacia Gardens East!

Are you fueled by a passion for early childhood education? Dive into the exciting world of learning from day one by joining Guardian Acacia Gardens East as a Trainee!

What the Trainee Program Offers:

  • Earn While You Learn: Formal and practical training to achieve qualifications in early childhood education.
  • Professional Mentorship: Learn from highly skilled and experienced professionals committed to innovation in teaching and learning programs.
  • Building Meaningful Relationships: Every day, create lasting connections with children and families, fostering bravery, curiosity, and imagination.

Benefits of Being a Guardian Trainee:

  • Career Head Start: Develop essential skills and receive mentoring for a successful career.
  • High-Quality Environments: Work in well-resourced spaces for children and collaborative teams.
  • Competitive Salary: Enjoy a rewarding remuneration package and financial benefits.
  • Flexible Work Options: Tailor your work schedule to fit your life.

Additional Perks:

  • WHEREFIT Discounts: Access 2,000+ corporate offers at up to 50% off for gyms, studios, activewear, healthy meals, beauty, and more.
  • Paid First Aid Courses and Renewals: Ensure you’re well-equipped to handle any situation.


Located on over an acre in Acacia Gardens East, our centre provides natural grass, sandpits, forts, a vegetable garden and an animal enclosure for children to access during outdoor play. We are licensed for 99 children per day and alongside our dedicated team, we have four spacious rooms allowing us to provide quality care in a safe and interactive learning environment. With plenty of parking and access to public transport we are easy to find. We are a very welcoming and diverse team and we celebrate a variety of cultures and holidays throughout the year.

The Opportunity
As a part of our Trainee program, you will gain on the job experience whilst studying. We pay for the course, and you will receive an hourly rate for all hours worked. Upon completing the Traineeship, you will be issued a nationally recognised Certificate III in Children’s services.
The Centre Manager, your team members and the program assessor will provide you with regular support. You will also enjoy;

  • Building and maintaining meaningful relationships with children, families and fellow educators and the broader centre community
  • Assisting in providing a safe and stimulating environment that meets the social, cultural, emotional, and educational needs of the children and families
  • Preparing the children’s play and learning materials for the day’s activities. Then in collaboration with your peers, extend children’s thinking and learning through intentional teaching strategies, inspiring environments and spontaneous play experiences.

To be considered for a Traineeship, you will:

  • Have a genuine interest in a long-term career within Early Childhood Education
  • Be an Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • Be willing to commit to an 18-month traineeship program
  • Be willing to obtain a Working with Children Check or state equivalent.

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So, what are you waiting for? To start your career, apply now to join Guardian Childcare & Education.

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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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