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

Be You Consultants

We are seeking applications for 3 full-time Be You Consultants; One position will be based in Hobart the remaining positions will be considered from across Australia. Location will be determined by the current locality of the successful candidates. This is a fixed term position appointment until December 31, 2019

Be You Consultants guide and support early childhood services and schools in the implementation of the Be You Initiative. Be You promotes mental health and wellbeing, from the early years to 18, and offers future and current educators and learning communities evidence-based online professional learning, complemented by a range of tools and resources to turn learning into action. Be You empowers educators, helping them to develop valuable mental health skills and knowledge, while also providing an effective model for implementing a whole-learning community approach to mental health and wellbeing.

To be successful in this role you will have a proven track record in mentoring for early learning services with some knowledge of mental health promotion and prevention. Early Childhood Australia is seeking a person with in-depth knowledge of the early childhood education and care sector. You will possess a high level of self-motivation and initiative, adopt a team-focus and be committed to meeting project deliverables.

Please submit your application with a detailed CV quoting reference number CON2019 and your name. Applications must address the selection criteria and be submitted electronically in Word or PDF format, ensure that in the subject line contains your full name and the file name email to employment@earlychildhood.org.au.

Access the full position description here.

Closing date: 9:00 am Monday January 7, 2019

Contact Officer: Tracey Simpson Implementation Executive. If any queries please email on Recruitment@earlychildhood.org.au

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.