Kindergarten Assistant

Kindergarten Assistant

Employment Type: Permanent Part-Time (stand down provisions apply)

Hours & Days of work: Two days per week; 8:30am to 3:30pm

Commencement: Term 1, 2021

To apply: send a cover letter and CV to Shannon Wilson, HR Advisor at

Remuneration in line with Independent Schools NSW (Support Staff and Operational Staff) Multi-Enterprise Agreement 2017

Shearwater School

Shearwater, the Mullumbimby Steiner School is nestled among the green hills of the Byron Shire hinterland, New South Wales. Established in 1993, Shearwater has grown to a K-12 school, with an enrolment of over 640. Our beautiful 52-hectare site sits in lush rainforest alongside farmland with gardens and a farm working by biodynamic practices. Shearwater offers quality staff education including a mentorship program, ongoing professional development opportunities, artistic activities, workshops, events, and courses.

We are currently seeking a caring, creative, and dynamic Kindergarten Assistant to join our Shearwater Steiner School.

Our kindergarten supports the development of the child as they journey through their 5th and 6th years through hands-on activities, creative play, artistic endeavours, singing and music in a warm, loving, and home-like environment.

The ideal candidate will have a certificate III in Children’s Services (or equivalent) and a demonstrated awareness of the theories, practices, and principles of Steiner Early Childhood education.

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

For further details, including full position description and how to apply please refer to our website

Applications close: 9am, Wednesday 25 November 2020