Childcare Jobs and Careers at Montessori Academy in Canberra, ACT

Are you looking for a childcare job in Canberra, or considering a career in childcare? Montessori Academy currently operates Montessori childcare centres in Gungahlin, ACT and Queanbeyan, NSW. If you love children and have a true passion for supporting their learning and development, we’d love to hear from you!

Montessori Academy offers excellent staff training and career advancement opportunities, as well as a huge variety of staff incentives.

  • Employee Discounts at Local and Large Businesses
  • Attractive Childcare Wages
  • 17.5% Annual Leave Loading
  • Fully Funded ECT Bachelor Degree*
  • Paid Traineeships (earn while you learn)
  • In-depth Montessori Staff Training Program
  • Twice Monthly Staff Training Sessions
  • Staff Discounts for Childcare
  • Mental Health Support with our Employee Access Program (EAP)
  • Transfer Opportunities within the Montessori Academy Group
  • Extensive Career Progression Opportunities

*Subject to Management Team Approval

If you are considering a career in early childhood education or looking for work placement opportunities while you study, then you’re in the right place! Montessori Academy supports new and emerging educators by offering childcare traineeships in Canberra. No experience required.

Trainees receive on-the-job training and mentorship from industry leaders, and get paid while they work towards their Early Childhood Education and Care qualification.

Unlike play-based childcare centres and preschools, Montessori Academy nurtures the uniqueness of each child and provides an early learning experience that prepares them, not only for school, but for life.

In a Montessori classroom, educators serve as a link between the Prepared Environment and the children. Their role is to observe the children and guide them in their own unique learning process, to help them develop a life-long love of learning. Activities and learning experiences are implemented to suit each child’s current interests, needs and stage of development, to allow them to learn at their own pace. The educator-child relationship is based on trust and respect, which creates a positive learning environment where children feel safe, valued, and supported in their learning journey.

Teaching in a Montessori environment is very rewarding for educators who have a passion for early childhood and for supporting children reach their full potential.

Current Childcare Jobs Opportunities

We currently have permanent and casual childcare jobs vacancies at our Gungahlin and Queanbeyan campuses.

Find childcare jobs in Canberra in the jobs board below.

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