Preschool Teaching Assistant, Periwinkle Preschool, Byron Bay

Preschool Teaching Assistant

Periwinkle Preschool, Byron Bay

Fixed Term Position –
9am-3pm on Thursday, Friday and every second Wednesday during 2023 NSW school term.

To commence Term 2 and contract to conclude December 15, 2023.
Email applications to:
Inquiries: Call Greg Crowe (President of the Executive Management) on 0409448614 Remuneration in line with the Children’s Services Award.

Periwinkle is a well-established Steiner preschool in Sunrise Beach, Byron Bay. For the last 35 years it has offered a beautiful ‘home-away-from-home’ environment for children aged 3 – 5 years. Periwinkle values the importance of self-initiated play, artistic work, and household / gardening activities to meet the needs of this active and imitative stage of childhood. The daily rhythm explores the joyous and wondrous experience of the day, seasons, and special occasions through music, storytelling, and family festival celebrations.

Our education programs are guided by the indications of Rudolf Steiner and adhere to the National Quality Standards and Early Years Learning Framework. The ideal candidates will hold appropriate Early Childhood qualifications and certifications, with demonstrated experience in a Steiner preschool.

Please note, all applicants will be subject to a satisfactory Working with Children Check, as required under the Child Protection (Working With Children) Act 2012.

To apply, please forward:

  • Cover letter, clearly outlining how you meet all the requirements of the role
  • Current CV detailing your qualifications and experience;
  • Evidence of relevant qualifications and certifications (WWCC, First Aid, CERT 3/Dip/Bachelor);
  • Names and contact details of three professional referees

Full position description: CERT 3 Educator-Position Summary