Early Childhood Educators – Periwinkle Preschool, Byron Bay NSW

Early Childhood Educators

Periwinkle Preschool, Byron Bay NSW

Seeking Expressions of Interest

Periwinkle Preschool is a beautiful Rudolf Steiner, community-based, early education centre located in Byron Bay, NSW. We are currently seeking expressions of interest for Educators (including Director level) who have a great passion for developing and nurturing children. 

Candidates should ideally possess-

  • Demonstrated understanding of early childhood development and educational foundations, as outlined by Rudolf Steiner 
  • Demonstrated experience leading a group of children consistent with the National Quality Standards and Early Years Learning Framework
  • Excellent interpersonal and conflict resolution skills 
  • The ability to empathetically establish a class community of children and families
  • The ability to be a willing and enthusiastic team member 
  • Proven commitment to reflective practice and ongoing professional development 
  • The willingness to participate in all aspects of the Periwinkle community, including co-curricular activities such as festivals and open days 

A relevant early learning qualification (minimum Cert III) is essential and a sound understanding of the principles, practices and theory of Steiner education are also desirable.

All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory Working with Children Check, required under the Child Protection (Working With Children) Act 2012.

All applicants must meet the requirements of the current NSW Public Health Order relating to mandatory vaccination of education and care workers.

Should you be interested, please submit your CV and cover letter to info@periwinkle.nsw.edu.au by 10/12/21.