Careers

Quality early learning and childcare services are made possible by caring and competent staff. We are currently seeking to fill the following vacancies:


Victoria

About SmartPlay

SmartPlay Early Learners in Benalla provides quality care and education in a Long Day Care environment. The services provided include: 3 Year Old Program; 4 Year Old Kinder Program; Before & After School Care; and Vacation Care Program.

About the role

If you're keen to inspire and enhance the holistic development of each individual child, build strong relationships with families and you’re also a passionate educator, then you're invited to consider this exciting opportunity.

You will be responsible for developing and implementing the play-based, child-directed educational program as part of SmartPlay Early Learners. Leader Educators will provide a safe, Christian educational environment for the children to grow and to develop an enriched Early Years curriculum.

About You

  • You have a Diploma of Early Childhood Education & Care (or 30% completion) working towards.
  • You possess excellent communication, organisational and time management skills.
  • You hold current First Aid, Anaphylaxis, CPR and Asthma certification.
  • You have a current paid Working with Children’s Check.
  • You have experience and knowledge of NQF, NQS and the EYLF.
  • You’re confident in the use of technology.
  • You’re highly motivated.
  • You have a servant heart and vibrant Christian faith.

Benefits

SmartPlay employees can access a range of benefits including:

  • An attractive remuneration package which includes annual pay increases and superannuation entitlements.
  • Assisting in establishing a new Early Childhood Centre of Excellence.
  • Discounted student tuition for your children attending ACC Hume.
  • Working with a small, positive and dedicated Christian team.
  • Benalla is an ideal tree change location, only 2 hours north of Melbourne

How to Apply

So whether you have seen an Ad on Seek.com.au, heard about us from a friend, or just want to start the conversation, then Apply Now. Please use the online application form below.

About SmartPlay:

SmartPlay Early Learners is a national brand operated by Christian Education Ministries (CEM) with plans underway to launch several Early Learning Centres around Australia in the coming years.

About the role

If you're keen to inspire a dedicated team of educators whilst building strong relationships with families, then you're invited to consider this exciting opportunity at SmartPlay-Benalla. The offer of Long Day Care commenced in January 2019 and has already gained a positive reputation in the local community as a place where children are well known, well loved and well taught.

The Centre Director is responsible for growing the SmartPlay Early Learners in conjunction with a support team from Head Office and within the centre. The Centre Director will develop a positive culture in serving the families and staff of the SmartPlay, where children learn in a safe and happy environment. The Director will also coordinate day to day centre operations such as administration, health & safety and staff development that results in a quality childcare and early learning experience. The role also entails the management of staff rosters and oversight of the SmartPlay budget.

The position commences February 2021.

About You

  • You hold a Diploma or Degree in Early Childhood Education.
  • You will be expected to ensure all regulatory obligations are met including NQF, NQS and the EYLF.
  • You possess a capacity to lead with a hands-on approach.
  • You’re highly motivated and able to build the Centre’s enrolment.
  • You’re confident in the use of technology.
  • You have a servant heart and vibrant Christian faith.

Benefits

SmartPlay employees can access a range of benefits including:

  • Discounted student tuition for your children attending ACC Hume.
  • Bonus payment if the Centre Director has children attending SmartPlay.
  • Being part of a growing group of organisations that are reimagining Early Childhood Christian Education in Australia.
  • Being part of a vibrant community of staff and families.
  • Great opportunities for career growth and professional development within our network.
  • Being part of a faith community that shares regular devotions and prayer.
  • Working in the beautiful Benalla region with a peaceful, rural lifestyle.

How to Apply

Only applicants who apply via the below link will be considered.

About SmartPlay Early Learners

SmartPlay Early Learners is a Christian Early Learning Centre aimed at providing exceptional care and education. The services provided include: 3 Year Old Kinder Program, 4 Year Old Kinder Program, Before & After School Care and Vacation Care Programs. We have a strong focus on school readiness through well-designed literacy and numeracy programs. Smartplay recognises and values staff as having a vital role in the care and education of young children.

About The Roles

If you are looking to join a vibrant and professional early learning team, then SmartPlay has some exciting opportunities. Permanent part-time and Casual roles are available right now as the Centre is growing. We advertise for specific roles at specific times but we are equally interested in talking to people who may fill a role in the future. So don't be afraid to reach out. Current roles include:

  • Early Childhood Teacher (ECT)
  • Diploma qualified staff member
  • Certificate III qualified staff member
  • Support Worker (no formal qualifications required)
  • Cook (food handling and food safety qualification an advantage)

About You

  • First aid, child protection and any professional qualifications to be provided
  • Demonstrate a commitment and ability to uphold the ethos, culture and policies of SmartPlay Early Learners
  • Provide a child safe environment by committing to the Child Safety Policy and Code of Conduct
  • Show initiative and leadership appropriate to your role and qualification
  • Enjoy working in a vibrant team environment where each person is committed to excellence
  • Exhibit a positive attitude and growth mindset.

Benefits

  • Working in an organisation that values people and education
  • Working with a small, happy dedicated team
  • Playing an active part in growing a Christian Early Childhood Centre
  • Opportunities to influence and contribute to a growing business as part of a dynamic team

How to Apply

So whether you have seen an Ad on Seek.com.au, heard about us from a friend, or just want to start the conversation, then Apply Now. Please use the online application form below.

Western Australia

About Smartplay

SmartPlay Early Learners Albany is focused on providing high quality care and education for all children. SmartPlay Albany provides a 3 Year Old Program and 4 Year Old Kinder Program designed to support children in their early years learning and establish strong foundations for school readiness and growth into their schooling years, combined with our OSHC services supporting our community.

About the role

If you’re a passionate Early Childhood Teacher, and want to make a difference in the lives of our little people, we would like to hear from you.

You will be responsible for developing and implementing the accredited Kindergarten program, building and developing a trusting and nurturing relationships with the children, families and the team. You will have demonstrated knowledge, experience and understanding in the NQF, EYLF and have previous experience in teaching the Kindergarten program is preferred. .

As an Early Childhood Teacher you will be providing a safe, educational, Christian environment for children to grow and develop in an enriched Early Years Framework. You would also lead by example and encourage a collaborative team environment alongside the centre director. You will possess excellent communication, organisational and time management skills.

This part-time position commences as soon as possible.

About You

  • You have suitable qualifications:
    • Completed Bachelor of Early Childhood
    • First Aid, Anaphylaxis, CPR and Asthma certification
  • Current Working with Children’s check
  • Child Protection Training.
  • You will be experienced and have knowledge of including NQF, NQS and the EYLF
  • You possess a capacity to team player and role model Christian practices in the educational learning environment
  • You’re highly motivated
  • You’re confident in the use of technology
  • You have a servant heart and vibrant Christian faith.

Benefits

SmartPlay employees can access a range of benefits including:

  • Being part of a growing organisation that are reimagining Christian Education in Australia
  • Access to wealth of supportive resources to assist you
  • Access to a healthy budget for resources
  • Paid Professional development including first aid
  • Opportunities for career/ leadership progression
  • Being part of a vibrant community of staff and families
  • Being part of a faith community that shares regular devotions and prayer.

How to Apply

So whether you have seen an Ad on Seek.com.au, heard about us from a friend, or just want to start the conversation, then Apply Now. Please use the online application form below.

About SmartPlay Early Learners

SmartPlay Early Learners is a Christian Early Learning Centre aimed at providing exceptional care and education. The services provided include: 3 Year Old Kinder Program, 4 Year Old Kinder Program, Before & After School Care and Vacation Care Programs. We have a strong focus on school readiness through well-designed literacy and numeracy programs. Smartplay recognises and values staff as having a vital role in the care and education of young children.

About The Roles

If you are looking to join a vibrant and professional early learning team, then SmartPlay has some exciting opportunities. Permanent part-time and Casual roles are available right now as the Centre is growing. We advertise for specific roles at specific times but we are equally interested in talking to people who may fill a role in the future. So don't be afraid to reach out. Current roles include:

  • Early Childhood Teacher (ECT)
  • Diploma qualified staff member
  • Certificate III qualified staff member
  • Support Worker (no formal qualifications required)
  • Cook (food handling and food safety qualification an advantage)

About You

  • First aid, child protection and any professional qualifications to be provided
  • Demonstrate a commitment and ability to uphold the ethos, culture and policies of SmartPlay Early Learners
  • Provide a child safe environment by committing to the Child Safety Policy and Code of Conduct
  • Show initiative and leadership appropriate to your role and qualification
  • Enjoy working in a vibrant team environment where each person is committed to excellence
  • Exhibit a positive attitude and growth mindset.

Benefits

  • Working in an organisation that values people and education
  • Working with a small, happy dedicated team
  • Playing an active part in growing a Christian Early Childhood Centre
  • Opportunities to influence and contribute to a growing business as part of a dynamic team

How to Apply

So whether you have seen an Ad on Seek.com.au, heard about us from a friend, or just want to start the conversation, then Apply Now. Please use the online application form below.

Queensland

About Us here at SmartPlay Early Learning Caboolture:

SmartPlay Early Learners Caboolture (SPC) is Christian Family environment aimed at providing high quality care and education in a Long Day Care setting. The services provide a 3 - 4 year old Pre Kindy Program and 4 - 5 Year Accredited Kindergarten Program.

SPC is a child safe organisation, committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of children entrusted to our care. We demonstrate this commitment through embedding of the Child Safe Standards in culture, policies, procedures and practice. SPC is committed to providing a positive, nurturing and safe environment where children are encouraged and supported in their strengths, interests, and emerging skills.

About the position:

We are seeking to employ a casual lead educator on a regular hourly weekly basis, who can fill in as holiday and personal leave relief, competent in opening and closing of the centre and cover lunch relief.

As a Diploma Child Care Educator you will be responsible for providing high quality education and care to all children as well as building relationships with families and you will also assist with day-to-day operational tasks.

About You:

  • Diploma of Children's Services or equivalent
  • Current First Aid and CPR Certification
  • Current Blue Card
  • Flexible hours - ability to open and close the service
  • You will be experienced and have knowledge of including NQF, NQS and the EYLF
  • You possess a capacity to team player and role model Christian practices in the educational learning environment
  • You’re highly motivated
  • You’re confident in the use of technology
  • You have a servant heart and vibrant Christian faith.

Benefits:

SmartPlay employees can access a range of benefits including:

  • Being part of a growing group of organisations that are reimagining Christian Education in Australia
  • Being part of a vibrant team who value and care for their staff
  • Being part of a faith community that shares regular devotions and prayer.
  • Be part of a committed and supportive work environment - home away from home

How to Apply:

So whether you have seen an Ad on Seek.com.au, heard about us from a friend, or just want to start the conversation, then Apply Now. Please use the online application form below.

About SmartPlay Early Learners

SmartPlay Early Learners is a Christian Early Learning Centre aimed at providing exceptional care and education. The services provided include: 3 Year Old Kinder Program, 4 Year Old Kinder Program, Before & After School Care and Vacation Care Programs. We have a strong focus on school readiness through well-designed literacy and numeracy programs. Smartplay recognises and values staff as having a vital role in the care and education of young children.

About The Roles

If you are looking to join a vibrant and professional early learning team, then SmartPlay has some exciting opportunities. Permanent part-time and Casual roles are available right now as the Centre is growing. We advertise for specific roles at specific times but we are equally interested in talking to people who may fill a role in the future. So don't be afraid to reach out. Current roles include:

  • Early Childhood Teacher (ECT)
  • Diploma qualified staff member
  • Certificate III qualified staff member
  • Support Worker (no formal qualifications required)
  • Cook (food handling and food safety qualification an advantage)

About You

  • First aid, child protection and any professional qualifications to be provided
  • Demonstrate a commitment and ability to uphold the ethos, culture and policies of SmartPlay Early Learners
  • Provide a child safe environment by committing to the Child Safety Policy and Code of Conduct
  • Show initiative and leadership appropriate to your role and qualification
  • Enjoy working in a vibrant team environment where each person is committed to excellence
  • Exhibit a positive attitude and growth mindset.

Benefits

  • Working in an organisation that values people and education
  • Working with a small, happy dedicated team
  • Playing an active part in growing a Christian Early Childhood Centre
  • Opportunities to influence and contribute to a growing business as part of a dynamic team

How to Apply

So whether you have seen an Ad on Seek.com.au, heard about us from a friend, or just want to start the conversation, then Apply Now. Please use the online application form below.