Early Childhood Educator: German

Full-Time, Ongoing Position

International Grammar School (IGS) is a vibrant, secular, coeducational school situated across five sites in Ultimo and Glebe. There are 1300 students from Preschool to Year 12 being educated in a unique bilingual environment. 

We are seeking a highly motivated Educator to join our dynamic program which encourages children aged 3-5 years to explore and discover their world and supports the joy of learning another language – our school’s unique offering.

You will work alongside our extraordinary team of Early Childhood Teachers and Educators to promote the foundations of a lifelong love of learning and embed German language learning opportunities through an immersive language program within the daily curriculum.

Application Details:

To apply for this position, please click here to view the Position Description and our Privacy Policy and learn more about International Grammar School. A capacity to embrace the School’s culture, values and Code of Conduct is essential to this position.

Position Requirements:

  • ACECQA recognised Diploma in Early Education and Care.
  • Fluency in German and strong understanding of German culture.
  • Current ACECQA approved first aid, CPR, anaphylaxis and asthma certifications.
  • Current ACECQA approved Child Protection training.
  • Availability to work between the hours of 7.30am – 6pm.
  • Understanding of current early education and care legislation and regulations including the EYLF and NQS.
  • Self-motivated and takes initiative.
  • Demonstrated strengths-based approach in working with children and their families.
  • Sound computer skills.

 

To apply please:

  • address your correspondence to the Principal, Ms Shauna Colnan.

Please provide:

  • a succinct Cover Letter, 1 – 2 pages, addressing the position requirements
  • your current CV with details of your experience and qualifications
  • the contact details for three Referees, including your current or most recent employer

Pre-Employment Checks:

You will need to provide:

  • your NSW Working with Children Clearance number and your Date of Birth.
  • copies of related qualifications and training, which may need to be certified and/or translated.
  • as applicable, details of your Visa or Work Permit for verification. The successful candidate must have and maintain current working rights in Australia.
  • proof of identity.
  • evidence of COVID-19 Vaccination status may be required.

Closing Date:   Thursday 23 September 2021

  • Applications should be submitted as soon as possible.