early childhood teacher in cairns

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cairns, queensland
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With Jan 2019 just round the corner, we have had three childcare centres come forward seeking full-time ECTs. Start date is negotiable for either ASAP or Jan 2019 starts.

These centres are located in Cairns City, North Cairns and West Cairns.

Offering an flexible start dates, these centres value and reward the hard work their ECT's bring, with additional training both internally and externally, set-shifts and access to a personal development for those looking to move into 2IC or Director positions in the future.


  • Flexible start date!
  • Up to 30% discount on childcare, free flu shots and free first-aid/CPR renewal
  • State-of-the-art facilities
  • Competitive Salary Package with employee benefits
  • Access to professional training both internally and externally
  • Alternative career pathways allowing you to move into management/leadership
  • Provide the children in your care with the best start for school and life


As Early Childhood Teacher, 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.

We expect you will have:

  • a love of early childhood education
  • A Bachelors of Education or equivalent that is ACECQA approved
  • 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)
  • experience as an Early Childhood Teacher
  • a current Working with Children Check or equivalent, first aid certificate (including asthma and anaphylactic training) and resuscitation certificate.


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to Caylee via 07333 75230 or email caylee.eve@randstad.com.au

January 2019

Do you want to secure a new role in January 2019?
Randstad Education are already working with many centres who will have open vacancies in 2019.
To find out more information about the roles or to have a confidential chat to see how we can help you find your perfect role in 2019 contact me now!

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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Early Childhood Teacher - ECT - Kindy - Cairns - North Queensland


Bachelor of Early Years

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree