Early Childhood Australia (ECA) is a national organisation known and respected for the quality and impact of its leadership, advocacy and resourcing on behalf of young children aged between birth and eight years of age. We are currently seeking to fill a number of positions in the ECA National Office, based in Canberra, and various other positions located across Australia.

ECA is committed to equal employment opportunities and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as well as people with a disability.

Current vacancies

The ECA Learning Hub Project Officer

ECA has a contract position available in our Learning Hub Team.

The ECA Learning Hub Project Officer is a support position within the ECA Learning Hub reporting to the Learning Hub Executive Manager.  The ECA Learning Hub Project Officer will work closely with the ECA Learning Hub Content and Projects Manager and other Learning Hub team members.

This position involves a range of administrative and online learning design support tasks to assist with the creation of high calibre online professional learning, such as webinars and online courses.

Tasks will include:

  • assisting with the development of online learning such as importing content, images and videos into authoring tools
  • booking: travel and accommodation, engaging subject matter experts, filming and photo shoots as well as venues
  • monitoring and maintaining ECA’s Learning Management System
  • assisting with editing videos and audio scripts
  • producing reports on learner activity and other feedback systems

The position is a 20 hour a week contract position and based at our National Office in Fyshwick. Ideally, you will have a tertiary qualification in education or learning design (or other suitable qualification) with at least 2 to 3 years prior experience in administration and support roles

View the ECA Learning Hub Project Officer Position Description here.

Applications Close: 9am on the 8 July 2019

For more information please phone Carolyn Cousins on 02 6242 1800 or email: employment@earlychildhood.org.au


Coordinator, NDIS Early Childhood Early Intervention (Northern Territory)

ECA NT have 1 full-time position available.

As an ECEI Coordinator, you will be a key point of contact for families whilst working within a trans-disciplinary team. You will work closely with families to support them to identify their child’s needs and to set goals that will assist the child in everyday environments. You will support families to access community-based and mainstream supports. You will also gather information to identify the appropriate referral pathway for the child and support the family to access these services, which may include the NDIS. You will provide short-term interventions, where appropriate, and develop and monitor goals with the family.

The position is 38 hours per week, based in Darwin. Ideally, we are seeking an Occupational Therapist, however qualifications in other allied health domains would be considered.

For more information and to request a Position Description, phone: 1800 959 995 or email: ECANT@earlychildhood.org.au.

To learn more about the Early Childhood Australia Northern Territory Branch, visit their website.