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.

NDIS Early Childhood Professional

In the NDIS Early Childhood Specialist role you will develop NDIS plans for children with disability or developmental delay and make appropriate referrals for children who are not eligible for the NDIS. Although this process will include office based work, there is a strong emphasis on working collaboratively with service providers, local area specialist organisations and mainstream community groups to develop positive social relationships and be inclusive of children with disabilities.

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Inclusion Professional (Alice Springs)

In this role you will provide support to the Early Childhood Education and Care services department to increase educator capacity and capability and imbed inclusive practices within their service. You will be promoting a clear understanding of inclusion which focuses on all children being seen as capable and contributing in their environment.

Read the position description and apply here.

Call for Expression of Interest

 AJEC Technical Adviser 

Early Childhood Australia is seeking Expressions of Interest for Technical Advisors for the Australasian Journal of Early Childhood (AJEC).  The positions will require selected candidates to support the editor by providing expert advice as required on aspects of quantitative methodology, analysis and robustness of findings. Technical Advisors will be a sub-group of the AJEC Committee. Technical Advisors will be appointed for a three-year term. Following completion of the term, Technical Advisors will have the option of continuing as an ordinary Committee member.

Applications must include: A curriculum vitae and cover letter addressing the selection criteria
Send applications to: publishing@earlychildhood.org.au
Closing date:  14 February 2022

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