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Children’s Programs

Kindergarten Teacher/Assistant Children’s Program Leader

Gowrie SA is seeking a highly experienced early childhood teacher to fulfill a unique role within our organisation. This full time position offers diversity with teaching in an integrated kindergarten environment 25 hours per week and supporting leadership in the children’s program as the Assistant Children’s Program Leader at Thebarton for 15 hours per week. The position will be an initial three year contract with a view to permanency. Salary will be aligned with the SA School and Preschool Education Staff Enterprise Agreement with six weeks of annual leave per year.

The successful applicant will:

  • be teaching at a minimum of a proficient level as per the AITSL standards
  • demonstrate experience with teaching in a kindergarten setting
  •  have extensive experience in pedagogical leadership across a birth to school aged setting
  • demonstrate strong knowledge of the NQF and EYLF
  • demonstrate strong knowledge of contemporary early childhood practices, research and pedagogy
  • have a systematic approach to improving practice and outcomes
  • have a proven track record of leading and working within a variety of teams
  • work collaboratively  with the Children’s Program Leader  and other teachers to maintain high quality children’s programs
  • hold a minimum four year Bachelor degree in Early Childhood Education
  • be a registered teacher

Desirable attributes:

  • Creative approaches to a music curriculum
  • Passion for Reconciliation, sustainability, natural learning environments and the rights of children
  • Post graduate qualifications

The commencement date for this position is negotiable, with the latest available date being January 21, 2019.

Please mark as confidential and send applications including cover letter, resume and three work related referees to

Applications close Friday 29th June 2018.



Full time Diploma Qualified Educator Position

Gowrie SA is seeking a full time Diploma Qualified educator to join our dynamic team. The successful applicant will be working in one of our integrated infant and toddler programs for an intial 12 month contract with the possibility for extension. The position will commence from the end of April 2018. 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are warmly encouraged to apply.

Applications are to be received by Friday 13th April 2018, and should include a resume, 3 work related  referees, and record of qualifications, First Aid and DCSI Criminal History Screening.

Please address applications to:

Children’s Program Leader


Address: 39A-43 Dew Street Thebarton SA 5031

For more details, please contact the Children's Program Leader on 8354 2745.