cert iii assistant educator in cairns

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cairns, queensland
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job description

We are seeking a Cert III-trained Assistant Educator at a beautiful centre offering you discounted childcare, incredible support and fantastic resources. The centre is located in the beautiful Clifton Beach area just north of Cairns.

Amongst the other benefits, they are offering above-award wages, a real career development plan and access to a professional development Coach for those seeking development opportunities later in their career!

What's in it for you?

  • Competitive Salary Package
  • Alternative career pathways allowing you to move into management/leadership roles
  • Leadership and development opportunities - access to personal development coach
  • Staff discount on childcare
  • Flexible working hours
  • Professional networking opportunities across the country
  • Provide the children in your care with the best start for school and life


As Assistant Educator, you will help design, implement and evaluate educational programs for individuals and groups of children that inspire them to investigate, create and explore.

You will also support your team of educators in their implementation of these programs, contributing to their effective work practices and assisting them to make adaptations to meet the developmental needs of all children.


  • a Cert 3 in Children's services - or have completed Cert 3 modules in Diploma of Children's Services (or ACECQA 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 developing portfolios for each child
  • the skills to assist other educators 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 good 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.

Refer a friend and you could earn $250

Are you looking for a permanent position in education or know someone who is? Sign up to Randstad Education or refer a friend and you could earn a $250 voucher! Call 1300 360 014 to find out more. Conditions apply.


Cert 3 - Cert III - Assistant Educator - Cairns - Clifton Beach


Cert III in Children's Services

educational requirements

Vocational/Professional Qualification