Thank you for taking the time to consider the possibilities of becoming an Educator with Ballina Byron Family Day Care. You will be working in partnership with parents & our coordination unit, creating programs in developing children’s ideas, strengths & abilities. Working as an Educator with Ballina Byron Family Day care is highly regulated and we have many requirements that need to be met, to ensure you, your family and your environment meet the standards set by the industry, Government and Ballina Byron Family Day Care.

These standards include:

  • Education and Care Service National Regulations 2012
  • National Quality Standards for Early Childhood Education and Care and School Age Care (2010)
  • Early Years Learning Framework for Australia and Framework for School Aged Care in Australia.

Do you have or would be willing to work towards the following:

  • Have or working towards Certificate III in Childrens service
  • Willing to open your home to families seeking care and education for their child/ren
  • Have an understanding of the above regulations and frameworks
  • Have good communication skills- both written and verbal
  • Ability to rapport with all families
  • Embrace diversity and abilities that are different
  • Set up an environment for children that stimulates their learning
  • Ability to document childrens learning using a variety of mediums
  • Have excellent organisational skills and be able to multi task
  • Be committed to Professional Development
  • Ability to run a small business and meet legislative requirements ( inc taxation)
  • Embrace the philosophy of Ballina Byron Family Day care.

If this sounds like the environment you have or would like to be involved in, then we would love to hear from you.

To apply, click on the link shown below to download the form.

Download the Educator Application Form here >>

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