lead educator in Springfield

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springfield, queensland
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caylee-jade eve, randstad
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job description

We are currently seeking a passionate Diploma trained Lead Educator for a beautiful, new centre located in the springfield area.

This is a state-of-the-art centre that is offering above award wages, child care discount and professional development. Whist it is only a few months old, the centre is very quickly climbing in occupancy and is looking to establish a strong lead in their toddlers room. You will be leading a fantastic assistant who is eagar to learn, with a second joining very shortly!

We are seeking passionate and dedicated Lead Educator who loves what she does, establishes strong relationships with her children and parents and is interested in career growth.

What's in it for you?

  • Competitive Salary Package
  • Work in a Brand new centre
  • Fantastic leadership, caring team, great culture
  • Large outdoor play spaces
  • Strong assistants in room
  • Staff discount on childcare
  • Beautiful resources, light and open rooms
  • Provide the children in your care with the best start for school and life


As Lead Educator, your primary responsibility is to design, implement and evaluate programs for children, in accordance with the State-based Guidelines and Curriculum and our own Lifelong Learning framework inspired by the ELYF.

Through daily observations, and applying your pedagogical knowledge and expertise you will ensure the individual needs of all children are met, and they are inspired to grow and develop into lifelong learners to achieve their very best.


  • a Diploma of Children's Services or ACEQCA approved equivalent
  • a current Working with Children Check or equivalent, current driver’s licence, first aid certificate (including asthma and anaphylactic training) and resuscitation certificate.
  • a love of early childhood education
  • experience with programming and planning
  • the skills to lead other educators, motivating them to excel as they deliver care and education programs
  • a proven ability to build and nurture respectful and mutually-beneficial relationships with children and their families
  • a strong understanding of the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and National Quality Standards (NQS)

If you have any questions or would like to know more about this role and others, please call Caylee on 07 3337 5230 or email caylee.eve@randstad.com.au

Our commitment to safeguarding children and young people.

Randstad Education is committed to the safety and well being of all children and young people. We take steps to achieve this through our candidate application process. All applicants are required to provide a valid state-based Working with Children Check which is thoroughly screened. In some circumstances, a Federal Police Check and an International Police Clearance is also required. Your consultant will be able to advise if this is applicable to you. Lastly, references are conducted in relation to the applicant's interactions with children using an online platform that has an inbuilt fraud alert. Employment is subject to clearance of all these checks to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people.

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Lead Educator - diploma - group leader - springfield


Diploma of Children's services

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma